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Wrigley, Denis

Overview
Works: 225 works in 336 publications in 4 languages and 4,843 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Poetry  Dictionaries  Encyclopedias  Echo verse  Bible stories  Counting-out rhymes 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.3, 220.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Denis Wrigley
Bible encyclopedia for children by Cecil Northcott( Book )

8 editions published between 1964 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Round about eight: poems for today by Geoffrey Palmer( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This attractive collection of poems for children of 'round about eight' has been made by Geoffrey Palmer and Noel Lloyd ... Their choice here ranges over the whole field of poetry, from many countries and from all times, and includes poems covering all interests and moods"--Front jacket flap
People of the Bible by Cecil Northcott( Book )

3 editions published between 1967 and 1983 in English and Spanish and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bible stories retold as portraits of human life, emphasizing the major characters of the Old and New Testaments
One, two, three, four; number rhymes and finger games by Mary Grice( Book )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional and modern number rhymes and finger games
Electricity by Harlan Wade( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the basic concept of electricity in simple terms
The wheel by Harlan Wade( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple explanation of how a wheel works
Round about six by Margaret G Rawlins( Book )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of English and American poems for children "round about" age six
Gears by Harlan Wade( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and Spanish and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple explanation of gears and what they do
Time by Harlan Wade( Book )

4 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy-to-read text explains the concept of time including past, present, and future and what it means to compare slow and fast
Strength by Harlan Wade( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations demonstrate how things can be strong on one occasion but not on another
The lever by Harlan Wade( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple explanation of how a lever works
Salt by O. B Gregory( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the importance of salt and describes the mining and processing rock salt which is used in industry and agriculture and the manufacture of table salt which originates in brine pumped from the ground
Butter by O. B Gregory( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how cream is separated from milk and churned into butter to spread on bread. Includes questions and vocabulary
Glass by O. B Gregory( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how glass is made by heating sand with other materials in a furnace and molded, blown, or rolled into bottles, windows, and other things. Includes questions and vocabulary
Soap by O. B Gregory( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how soap is made by hand and by machine from oil pressed from nuts and seeds and mixed with other materials. Includes questions and vocabulary
Springs by Harlan Wade( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy-to-read text explains how the springs used in such objects as toys, clocks, and chairs, operate
Oil by O. B Gregory( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how petroleum is found in underground rocks, pumped out of the ground into tanks, transported to other countries in tankers, and refined into oil and gasoline. Includes questions and vocabulary
Size by Harlan Wade( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy-to-read text explains how objects vary in size and ways in which they can be compared
Sand by Harlan Wade( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how sand may have come from the wearing away of mountains
Heat by Harlan Wade( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple explanation of sources and effects of heat
 
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Audience level: 0.26 (from 0.14 for Salt / ... to 0.42 for Round abou ...)

Alternative Names
リグリー, デニス

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