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Baker, Martin G.

Overview
Works: 31 works in 121 publications in 5 languages and 7,147 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Children's films  Puppet films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Christmas films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Producer, Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Martin G Baker
The Muppet Christmas carol by Jim Henson( Visual )

29 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic Christmas tale by Charles Dickens gets a slightly skewed and humorous treatment when it is retold by the Muppets
It's a very merry Muppet Christmas movie by Tom Martin( Visual )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 1,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evil banker Rachel Bitterman forecloses on the Muppets' famous variety theater. But Bitterman's machinations take a back seat when apprentice guardian angel Daniel shows Kermit what conditions would have been had Kermit never existed. A Kermit-less world would have found Miss Piggy running a fraudulent psychic hotline, Fozzie Bear as a homeless derelict, and Sam the Eagle as a caged "rave" dancer. With showstopping numbers like Moulin Scrooge and parodies of many holiday films, this tale of fortune through friendship defines the true meaning of holiday spirit
Muppet Treasure Island by Jim Henson( Visual )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Muppets cast off for the high-seas adventure in this swashbuckling send-up of Robert Louis Stevenson's immortal tale
Muppets from space by Jim Henson( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Polish and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the latest family comedy starring the Muppets, big-schnozzed Gonzo, realizes he's descended from aliens and then gets a message that his relatives are coming up for a visit from outer space. The entire Muppet cast, led by Kermit and Miss Piggy, must save Gonzo and make the world safe for a friendly alien invasion. Special features include: outtakes, music video, and featurette
Jim Henson's The storyteller : Sapsorrow ; and, the Luck child( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sapsorrow", a early German folktale, is a story of a Princess who flees her kingdom to escape an arranged marriage. She toils in the kitchen of a faraway palace, disguising herself. She falls in love with a Prince, who sees her only as a peasant. "The Luck child", a early Russian folktale, is a story about the birth of a Luck child - a peasant boy predicted by wise men to one day wear the crown but a cruel-hearted King seeks out the boy, pretending to take him under his wing. Luck will indeed play a part in Luck child's final destiny
2 Muppety adventures( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasure trove of hearty laughs with two of the funniest, most action-packed Muppet movies make their Disney Blu-ray debut in this heartwarming two-movie collection. From the special star-studded lunacy in Muppet Treasure Island to the jewel-heist hilarity of The Great Muppet Caper, these two classic comedy-adventures are packed with music, mirth, mayhem, and of course, Kermit, Miss Piggy, Animal, Fozzie, Gonzo, and all your Muppet favorites
Jim Henson's The storyteller : the Soldier & death ; and, A Story short( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Soldier & death", an early Russian folktale, tells the story of a young soldier returning from war who trades his last biscuit for a magical sack. The soldier brings peace to his country. But death soon proves a greater enemy than freedom. In "A Story short", an early Celtic folktale, the storyteller recalls his days of servitude to the King for bamboozling the Royal Cook out of a free meal. A story a day was his punishment, or else boil in the cook's cauldron of oil! All goes well until the final day when he can't think of a story to save his life!
Muppet Treasure Island ; The great Muppet caper by Walt Disney( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Muppet caper: Newspaper reporters Kermit, Fozzie and Gonzo pursue jewel thieves and are led to the home of a fashion designer whose gems are secretly being stolen
The Muppets Wizard of Oz by Kirk R Thatcher( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Muppets help navigate would be pop-singer Dorothy through the humorous world of Oz
Finite element analysis of masonry with application to arch bridges by Martin G Baker( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los teleñecos en Cuentos de Navidad The muppet Christmas Carol( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack y las judías mágicas : la historia real = Jack and the beanstalk : the true history( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack y las habichuelas mágicas la verdadera historia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuando Jack descubre una vieja maldición familiar, debe componer los pecados de sus antepasados, viajando a la tierra del gigante inmortal que ha jurado venganza por toda la eternidad
Los teleñecos en la isla del tesoro( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Multiple languages and Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yo-ho-ho, Los Teleñecos han vuelto y están preparados para soltar amarras en la aventura más increíble de todos los tiempos, basada en el inolvidable cuento de Robert Louis Stevenson. Cuando el joven Jim Hawkins recibe el mapa de un tesoro, se lanza a una divertida aventura junto a sus amigos Gonzo, Rizzo y el pirata patapalo Long John Silver (Tim Curry, Los Tres Mosqueteros). Jim junto al Capitán Smollet (la rana Gustavo) y su tripulación de Teleñecos, navega hacia una remota isla. Allí Silver y sus secuaces capturan al joven Jim y le quitan el mapa del tesoro, lo que obliga a Smollet y sus amigos a preparar un plan de rescate con la ayuda de la Reina de los Jabalíes, Peggy. "Los Teleñecos en la Isla del Tesoro" la forma más divertida de volver a vivir uno de los mejores clásicos de aventuras de todos los tiempos
The Muppet christmas carol : [press kit] by Walt Disney( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes production information and brief write ups about cast and credits
Los Teleñecos en el espacio = Muppets from space( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuando Gonzo recibe un mensaje que le informa de la visita de sus familiares, los Teleñecos se embarcan en una aventura extraterrestre con la esperanza de conocer el pasado de Gonzo y averiguar si su familia está formada por alienígenas
Muppet's magic( Book )

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

The world of puppetry( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Jim Henson interviews puppeteer Philippe Genty, who describes his vision of puppetry, his early experiences in the field, and how he works today. Includes footage of Genty rehearsing with his assistants, and extensive performance footage
Jie ke yu mo dou : zhen xiang da bai by Brian Henson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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