Sherman, Robert B.
Most widely held works about Robert B Sherman
Most widely held works by Robert B Sherman
The jungle book ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1,505 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.
Mary Poppins ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,401 libraries worldwide
After a 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 children's qualifications, but not those of their very proper father. As Mary Poppins helps the children magically explore the world around them, their father grows increasingly disapproving of her methods, and he must eventually deal with his own distance from his children.
Chitty chitty bang bang ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 1,361 libraries worldwide
Eccentric inventor Caractacus Potts creates an extraordinary car called Chitty chitty bang bang. It not only drives--but also flies and floats--as it leads him, his two children and his beautiful lady friend, Truly Scrumptious into a magical world of pirates, castles and adventure. There, the group encounter a host of unforgettable characters, including Baron Bomburst of Vulgaria, his persnickety wife, a lovable village toymaker and an evil child catcher.
The sword in the stone ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1,105 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.
Charlotte's web ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1972 and 2001 in English and held by 841 libraries worldwide
Charlotte the spider teaches Wilbur the pig, Templeton the rat and the other barnyard animals lessons on friendship, trust and love.
Mary Poppins an original Walt Disney Records soundtrack by Richard M Sherman ( Recording )
24 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 826 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.
The Aristocats ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 664 libraries worldwide
This enchanting tale begins in Paris, when a kind and eccentric millionairess wills her entire estate to her family - family of adorable high-society cats.
Mary Poppins : the new musical by Richard M Sherman ( Recording )
74 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 628 libraries worldwide
1: Spoonful of SUgar; 2: Perfect Nanny; 3: Jolly Holiday; 4: Super-Cali-Fragil-Istic-Expi-Ali-Docius; 5: Stay Awake; 6: I love to Laugh; 7: Feed the Birds; 8: Chim Chim Cheree; 9: Step in Time; 10: Let's Go Fly a Kite.
Snoopy come home ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 515 libraries worldwide
Snoopy runs away from home when he's sick of signs that say 'NO DOGS ALLOWED.'
Winnie the Pooh. Seasons of giving ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 503 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.
Chitty chitty bang bang ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 487 libraries worldwide
Eccentric inventor Caractacus Potts, his two children and his beautiful lady friend, Truly Scrumptious go on a picnic at the beach where they are soon whisked into a magical world of pirates, castles and a flying car called Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. In the adventure that ensues, they journey to Vulgaria and encounter the evil Baron Comburst and his child-hating wife, who kidnaps Potts' children and steals the magic car. With the aid of the village toymaker, Potts plans an elaborate scheme to rescue the kidnapped children and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang from the castle.
Little Nemo adventures in Slumberland ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 462 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.
Tom Sawyer ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 452 libraries worldwide
A musical adaptation of Mark Twain's tale of the youthful adventures of Tom Sawyer and his friend Huck Finn along the Mississippi River.
Walt Disney's The jungle book ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 412 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.
Mary Poppins original London cast recording by Richard M Sherman ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and held by 409 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 here the original cast sing the songs of the beloved show in your own home.
Mark Twain's Huckleberry Finn a musical adaptation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 258 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.
Mary Poppins ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Kids can sing along with their favorite songs from the movie Mary Poppins.
Walt Disney's The jungle book by Richard M Sherman ( )
15 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Six songs from the 1965 Disney animated classic.
Vocal selections from Walt Disney's Mary Poppins by Richard M Sherman ( )
41 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 212 libraries worldwide
The Andrews Sisters in Over here! original Broadway cast by Richard M Sherman ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1974 and 1992 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Action and adventure films Animated films Arthur,--King Automobiles Cats Children's films Children's songs Christmas Comedy films Drama DVD-Video discs Eccentrics and eccentricities England England--London Fantasy films Father and child Feature films Feature films Feral children Fiction films Film adaptations Films Films for the hearing impaired Friendship Holidays India Jungle animals Juvenile works Live-action/animation films Merlin (Legendary character) Motion picture music Motion picture music--Excerpts Mowgli (Fictitious character) Musical films Musical films Musicals Nannies Poppins, Mary (Fictitious character) Seasons Snoopy (Fictitious character) Spiders Swine Swords Thanksgiving Day Tigger (Fictitious character) Tournaments, Medieval Travers, P. L.--1899-1996 United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Winnie-the-Pooh (Fictitious character)
Sherman, Bob 1925-....
Sherman, Robert, 1925-
Sherman, Robert Bernard, 1925-
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Multiple languages (13)
Miscellaneous languages (3)