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Sherman, Richard M. 1928-

Overview
Works: 840 works in 1,667 publications in 8 languages and 25,504 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Animated films  Television adaptations  Caricatures and cartoons  Legends  Musicals  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Composer, Author, Lyricist, Author of screenplay, Performer, Scenarist, Instrumentalist, Narrator, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Richard M Sherman
 
Most widely held works by Richard M Sherman
Mary Poppins by Robert Stevenson( Visual )

73 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two banker's children lose their nanny due to her frustration with them. A change in the wind blows in a magical nanny who matches the qualifications of the children, but not the very proper father. As she helps the children magically explore the world around them, the father grows increasingly disapproving of her methods, and he must eventually deal with his own distance from his children
Chitty chitty bang bang by Ken Hughes( Visual )

32 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film version of Ian Fleming's story of a car that could fly. A musical comedy/fantasy
The sword in the stone by Walt Disney( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English king dies leaving no heir. In the churchyard of a cathedral in London, a sword appears imbedded in a stone. It is inscribed with a prophecy. Although many try, no one can budge the sword from the stone. Deep in the dark woods, Merlin the Magician begins to teach 11-year-old Arthur, who lives in the castle of Sir Ector where he's an apprentice squire to Sir Kay. Arthur learns the basic truths of life, but he also runs into the evil Madam Mim, who tries to destroy him. A great tournament is held in London to pick a new king. Arthur, attending as Kay's squire, forgets Kay's sword, and runs back to the inn to get it, but the inn is locked. Arthur, seeing the sword in the stone, innocently, and easily, pulls it out. When the knights marvel at the wondrous sword and question where he got it, Arthur has to prove himself all over again by pulling the sword from the stone
The jungle book by Walt Disney( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 1,690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mowgli is a boy who has been raised by wolves in the Indian jungle. When the wolves hear that the fierce man-hating tiger Shere Khan has returned, they decide to send Mowgli to a local "man tribe" for his own safety. With the help of Bagheera the wise panther and the happy-go-lucky bear Baloo, Mowgli meets and befriends many jungle animals as he makes his way to the village
Bedknobs and broomsticks by Robert Stevenson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An amateur witch, along with three precocious orphans, flies into one fantastic adventure after another aboard a bewitched bed to save the country from hostile invaders
Charlotte's web by E. B White( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilbur the pig is desolate when he discovers that he is destined to be the farmer's Christmas dinner until his spider friend, Charlotte, decides to help him
Mary Poppins an original Walt Disney Records soundtrack by Richard M Sherman( Recording )

55 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Digitally remixed and mastered, with newly included sequences, an interview with the Sherman brothers and excerpts from the original demo tape of the songs
The aristocats by Walt Disney( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disney classic that took four years to make. When an eccentric millionairess decides to leaves her money to her cat, Duchess (voiced by Eva Gabor), sneaky butler Edgar decides to dispose of the furry obstacle and claim the loot for himself. The embattled Duchess is helped out by streetwise alley cat Thomas O'Malley (Phil Harris) and his scat cat friends - a group of feline jazz muscians
The many adventures of Winnie the Pooh by Walt Disney Productions( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of the first meeting between Tigger and Pooh. Pooh gets stuck in Rabbit's house from eating too much honey, and there's a flurry of activity on a windy day
Snoopy come home( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snoopy runs away from home when he's sick of signs that say 'NO DOGS ALLOWED.'
Seasons of giving( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventure begins once upon a cold and blustery day in the Hundred Acre Wood when Pooh, Piglet, Tigger and Rabbit set out on a quest for winter--a favorite season they seem to have missed. And that leads to a wild search for the perfect ingredients for a festive Thanksgiving feast, and finally to Christmas, and a surprise visit from a special friend
Walt Disney's The jungle book by Richard M Sherman( Recording )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The songs from the original animated motion picture soundtrack about Mowgli, the man-cub raised in the jungle by a pack of wolves
Disney rarities celebrated shorts, 1920s-1960s( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of rare animated films by Walt Disney Productions
Ian Fleming's Chitty Chitty Bang Bang by Richard M Sherman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crackpot inventor Caractacus Potts lives in the English countryside with his two children and their dotty grandfather. Potts's various inventions, including Toot Sweets, a candy/whistle, backfires. But then Potts restores a junked race car, affectionately named "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang". Chitty flies, floats, and generally thwarts efforts by Baron Bomburst to capture her
Mary Poppins an original Walt Disney Records soundtrack by Richard M Sherman( Recording )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Oscar-winning Disney hit Mary Poppins, this two-disc set features all of the music from the film
Vocal selections from Walt Disney's Mary Poppins by Richard M Sherman( )

66 editions published between 1963 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Sawyer by Richard M Sherman( Visual )

10 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First released as a motion picture in 1973, this is an adaptation of Mark Twain's immortal classic The adventures of Tom Sawyer. We meet Tom, his Aunt Polly, smug cousin Sidney, girlfriend Becky, and best friend and advisor Huckleberry Finn. Tom's dangerous adventures, schoolboy pranks and his constant feud with his painful cousin Sidney are highlights
Mary Poppins original London cast recording by Richard M Sherman( Recording )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The musical opened in London in the Prince Edward Theatre on 12/15/04, the 40th anniversary of the film's release. Now you can hear the original cast sing the songs of the beloved show in your own home
Little Nemo adventures in Slumberland( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Nemo, his flying pet squirrel Icarus and friend Professor Genius journey together into Slumberland, where Nemo must free the King of Slumberland from the Nightmare King
Mark Twain's Huckleberry Finn a musical adaptation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This musical rendering of Mark Twain's classic captures the genuine friendship between Huckleberry Finn and Jim. Strong-willed and self-raised, Huck decides to flee his hometown of Hannibal, Missouri, when his cruel absentee father tries to kidnap him. Accompanying him is the sharp-witted Jim, who fears he is about to be sold. As this unlikely pair journey north to freedom, they develop a bond of friendship and mutual respect that will help them brave a series of thrilling adventures with a few narrow escapes
 
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Sherman, Richard M. (Richard Morton), 1928-

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