WorldCat Identities

Muir, Frank 1920-1998

Overview
Works: 126 works in 399 publications in 7 languages and 7,650 library holdings
Genres: Humor  Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Biography  Romance fiction  Humorous fiction  Christmas stories  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Writer of accompanying material, Compiler
Classifications: PR1285, 828.08
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Frank Muir
The Oxford book of humorous prose : from William Caxton to P.G. Wodehouse : a conducted tour by Frank Muir( Book )

32 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of literature primarily from the 19th and 20th centuries
An irreverent and thoroughly incomplete social history of almost everything by Frank Muir( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of remarks made over the past twenty-seven centuries by the wise, the witty, and the peevish, to which the author has added comments on the time and the circumstances
Christmas customs & traditions by Frank Muir( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What-a-mess by Frank Muir( Book )

17 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and French and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A puppy uses the painful process of trial and error to find what kind of animal he is or isn't
The Frank Muir book : an irreverent companion to social history by Frank Muir( Book )

17 editions published between 1976 and 1992 in English and Japanese and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Walpole orange : a romance by Frank Muir( Book )

11 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of Christmas by Frank Muir( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What-a-mess and the cat-next-door by Frank Muir( Book )

12 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and German and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centers around the adventures of a fat, short, Afghan puppy called What-a-mess because of his strange appearance. The puppy searches for his identity, learns to think before acting, discovers that it is best to be yourself, and learns about trust the hard way
The My word! stories by Frank Muir( Book )

6 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What-a-mess, the Good by Frank Muir( Book )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A well-meaning puppy decides to show everyone how good he can be by ridding his owners' home of ants
Super what-a-mess by Frank Muir( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A puppy dreams of being a super hero
You have my word : a fifth collection of stories from 'My word!' a panel game devised by Edward J. Mason and Tony Shryane by Frank Muir( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What-a-Mess at the seaside by Frank Muir( Book )

13 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What-a-Mess has lunch by Frank Muir( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in Afrikaans and English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oh, my word! : a fourth collection of stories from My word and panel games devised by Edward J. Mason & Tony Shryane by Frank Muir( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince What-a-mess by Frank Muir( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What-a-mess and the hairy monster by Frank Muir( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What-a-mess in summer by Frank Muir( Book )

9 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and Afrikaans and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A small, fat, scruffy Afghan hound puppy in a heat-wave is not a pretty sight." Next-door's cat mischievously suggests that the pup dig a hole to Australia to let in some winter air. Instead he bursts a water main and a spout of water gushed up to the sky
What-a-Mess has breakfast by Frank Muir( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and Afrikaans and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take my word for it : still more stories from My word! ... by Frank Muir( Book )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Oxford book of humorous prose : from William Caxton to P.G. Wodehouse : a conducted tour
Alternative Names
Frank Muir Brits komiek (1920-1998)

Frank Muir English comedy scriptwriter and radio personality

Muir, Frank Herbert

Muir, Frank Herbert 1920-1998

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The Walpole orange : a romanceWhat-a-mess and the hairy monster