WorldCat Identities

Pitt, Valerie

Overview
Works: 82 works in 174 publications in 2 languages and 3,200 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Dictionaries  Literature  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Encyclopedias  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Publisher
Classifications: PR5588, 821.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Valerie Pitt
Tennyson laureate by Valerie Pitt( Book )

29 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The penguin dictionary of physics by Valerie Pitt( Book )

32 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A closer look at ants by Valerie Pitt( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the habits and characteristics of ants including a few of the 10,000 ant species such as army ants, parasol ants, blood-red ants, and Amazon ants
Owls by Helen Hoke( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to owls--their natural history, habits, and various breeds
A closer look at dogs by David Cook( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses dogs and their place in the order Carnivora, compares them with wolves on many points, and considers their uses today
Bats by Valerie Pitt( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the physical characteristics and habits of and the myths and superstitions about bats
The writer & the modern world: a study in literature and dogma by Valerie Pitt( Book )

7 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let's find out about manners by Valerie Pitt( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the basic, commonsense reasons behind everyday rules of etiquette
Let's find out about the community by Valerie Pitt( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations describe the characteristics and functions of a community and its members
Plant kingdom by Jonathan Rutland( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussion of the growth, reproduction, and survival of plants in various habitats and situations
Let's find out about the Red Cross by Valerie Pitt( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text explain the many ways in which the Red Cross helps people in need all over the world, from aiding disaster and war victims to teaching swimming and first aid
Let's find out about clothes by Valerie Pitt( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple introduction to clothes--why we wear them, how they are made, and what people in other countries wear
Planet Earth by Christopher Maynard( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, structure, and atmosphere of earth and, briefly, its plant and animal life
The new Penguin dictionary of electronics by Carol Young( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 1986 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let's find out about the family by Valerie Pitt( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the differences and similarities in families and how family members rely on one another
Let's find out about communications by Valerie Pitt( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the various means we use to communicate such as words, hugs, art, traffic lights, and television
The Hamlyn junior science encyclopedia( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Articles introduce some of the basic principles, notable individuals, and important inventions and applications of the earth and physical sciences
Let's find out about streets by Valerie Pitt( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Streets are necessary for cars, people, business, and many other things and streets, like people, are very different from each other
Fleas by Helen Hoke( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the anatomy and habits of fleas and how the diseases they carry have, in some cases, altered history
Bloody british history: bristol by Valerie Pitt( )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover; Title; Dedication; Contents; Introduction; 1000s-1102 Bristol's Saxon Slavers & St Wulfstan; 1141-1325 A Right Royal Prison - Bristol Castle; 1348 Black Death in Bristol; 1399 Bolingbroke's Revenge; 1455-85 A Thorn Between Two Roses; 1497 The United States of Ameryke; 1555 Burnt at the Stake - Bloody Mary's Bristol Victims; 1607 Tsunami in the Severn & Other Weird Weather; 1642-51 An Uncivil War - Spies, Sieges & Sandbags; 1656 The Torture of James Naylor; 1683 Hung, Drawn & Quartered - the Rye House Plotters; 1685 Judge Jeffreys & Bristol's White Slavers
 
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Alternative Names
Pitt, Valerie

Pitt Valerie H.

Languages
English (95)

French (1)