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Rankin, Arthur Jr

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Most widely held works by Arthur Rankin
Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer by Romeo Muller( Visual )

40 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas will be canceled unless Santa can find a way to guide his sleigh through a blizzard. Frosty the Snowman (Burl Ives) narrates and sings the animated story of a misfit reindeer who saves Christmas
The hobbit by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

32 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A long time ago, in Middle Earth, humans shared their days with elves, wizards, goblins, dragons, heroes ... and hobbits. Just minding his own business, Bilbo has a guest, Gandolf, drop in on him. Soon, one by one a whole group of dwarves drop in and Bilbo finds himself joining the quest to reclaim their kingdom from an evil dragon
Frosty the snowman by Romeo Muller( Visual )

30 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frosty the snowman: When Frosty the snowman is accidentally brought to life, he has several adventures and must outwit the plans of an evil magician in order to find safety at the North Pole
The last unicorn by Jules Bass( Visual )

47 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and held by 2,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely unicorn, believing herself to be the last, searches for any others of her kind, while avoiding the malevolent Red Bull, the agent believed to have destroyed the rest of her herd. She finally finds help from a magician named Schmendrick and a knight named Prince Lir
Santa Claus is coming to town( Visual )

33 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where does Santa's suit come from? Why does he slide down the chimney? Why does he live at the North Pole? The answers to all these questions and the origins of our favorite holiday traditions are revealed in this classic about Kris Kringle, the world's most famous gift-giver
The year without a Santa Claus( Visual )

12 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in English and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year without a Santa Claus: When Santa decides to take Christmas off, two elves go to find children to convince Santa to come back, but first they have to get past the Heat Miser and the Snow Miser
The little drummer boy by Katherine Davis( Visual )

17 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphaned drummer boy witnesses the birth of baby Jesus. Having no gift for him he gives the only thing he has - a song
The Easter Bunny is comin' to town( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mailman decides to stop another deluge of letters by answering questions about the Easter Bunny. An uplifting message that teaches children about the origins of Easter traditions such as Easter egg hunts, egg rolling contests and Easter bonnets
The first Easter Rabbit( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stuffy the Rabbit is a cuddly toy who magically comes to life and journeys to Easter Valley, an enchanted realm where it's always springtime, even though it's not all that far from Santa's house. From there, the Bunny hopes to bring the first-ever basket of Easter goodies to children. Unfortunately, a cold-hearted ice creature named Zero refuses to allow such happiness. If Zero has his way, he will freeze out Easter celebrations forever
Here comes Peter Cottontail( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Cottontail wants to be the chief Easter Bunny and everyone in April Valley agrees, except for Evil Irontail. Peter must deliver more eggs than his rival to earn the top spot and save Easter for children everywhere
Cricket on the hearth by Charles Dickens( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated musical version of Charles Dickens' classic tale. It tells the story of a poor toymaker and his daughter which were helped by a Cricket named Crocket on Christmas morning. Crocket restores peace and happiness when tragedy strikes the family
Frosty the Snowman( Visual )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A snowman built by elementary school children comes to life after they place a magicians top hat on his head. Frosty befriends Karen, one of the little girls, and she tries to make certain that Frosty lives on
J.R.R. Tolkien's return of the king( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frodo the hobbit is back to battle the evil forces that have invaded Middle Earth. This continues the quest for the now-villainous Ring. Frodo vows to destroy the Ring, even if it costs him his own life. He pursues the Ring to the inside of Mount Doom, a volcano. He does this on behalf of good-guy Aragon, who will never be able to escape the dreaded land of Sauron so long as the Ring retains its evil powers
Frosty's winter wonderland( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frosty's winter wonderland: Frosty the snowman comes to life and his friends build him a snowwife. The snowpeople fall in love and prepare for a lavish wedding celebration. But the evil Jack Frost freezes Frosty lifeless. Only a special warm kiss placed onto Frosty's cold cheek and the words "I love you" can bring him back to life
The original Christmas classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents seven animated Christmas tales, as they originally aired on network television. Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer: A misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them. Cricket on the hearth: tells the story of a poor toymaker and his daughter whom a helpful Cricket named Crocket befriends on Christmas morning. When tragedy strikes the family, it's Crocket who comes to the rescue and restores peace and happiness. Frosty the snowman: A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman's magic hat. Frosty returns: The continuing exploits of the famous snowman as he goes up against a more powerful force which threatens all of Christmas. Santa Claus is comin' to town: A mailman reveals the origin of Santa Claus. The little drummer boy: An orphan drummer boy who hated humanity finds his life changed forever when he meets three wise men on route to Bethlehem. Mr. Magoo's Christmas carol: The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three spirits who haunt him one Christmas Eve
The King and I( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated adaptation of the musical, with additions such as an evil sorceror plotting to steal the throne and playful new characters "kids will love."
Mad monster party( Visual )

5 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dr. Frankenstein decides to retire from the monster-making business, he calls a convention of monsters to elect his successor
Rudolph & Frosty's Christmas in July( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa Claus must save Frosty and Rudolph from a bad wizard
Frosty's winter wonderland( Visual )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frosty the Snowman's marriage is threatened by jealous Jack Frost. Include all new featurettes and is fully remastered
The first Christmas : the story of the first Christmas snow( Visual )

8 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Sister Theresa rescues an orphan shepherd boy from a lightning storm, she lovingly nurses him back to health. However, the boy suffered injuries during the storm and wakes up blind and discouraged in his new surroundings. With Sister Theresa's help, the pint-sized shepherd with the king-sized heart learns that seeing goes deeper than what your eyes show you. Together, they discover that unconditional love can overcome any obstacles
 
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Alternative Names
Arthur Gardner Rankin Jr. 1924-2014

Arthur Rankin

Arthur Rankin Jr. Amerikaans filmregisseur (1924-2014)

Arthur Rankin jr. amerikansk regissør

Arthur Rankin Jr. director, productor y guionista de cine bermudeño

Arthur Rankin Jr. regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Rankin, Arthur 1924-2014

Rankin, Arthur Gadner, Jr. 1924-2014

Rankin, Arthur Gardner.

Rankin, Arthur Jr

Rankin, Arthur Jr 1924-...

Rankin Arthur Jr 1924-2014

Άρθουρ Ράνκιν Τζούνιορ

Ранкин, Артур

란킨, 아서 주니어 1924-2014

アーサー・ランキン・Jr

Languages
English (272)

Spanish (8)

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Frosty the snowmanThe year without a Santa ClausThe Easter Bunny is comin' to townThe first Easter Rabbit