WorldCat Identities

Conklin, Gladys 1903-1982

Overview
Works: 33 works in 71 publications in 1 language and 8,696 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ10.C72, 595.7
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Gladys Conklin
 
Most widely held works by Gladys Conklin
I watch flies by Gladys Conklin( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child describes the appearance and activities of a wide variety of flies
Lucky ladybugs by Gladys Conklin( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawings and brief text describe the life cycle of the ladybug, what a ladybug eats, where it lives, how it swarms, and how it benefits man
When insects are babies by Gladys Conklin( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes briefly the short infancy of such common insects as the grasshopper, praying mantis, cicada, earwig, and twelve others
I caught a lizard by Gladys Conklin( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild creatures of the woods and field make good pets for two or three days before they are returned to freedom. This book gives hints on finding, caring for, and enjoying lizards, salamanders, toads, garter snakes, and others
If I were a bird by Gladys Conklin( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and gives musical notations for the songs and calls of twenty-seven common birds. Pictures show the birds in natural surroundings and short texts point out their outstanding characteristics
Elephants of Africa by Gladys Conklin( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the everyday life of the largest of land animals
I like butterflies by Gladys Conklin( Book )

2 editions published between 1920 and 1960 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Different kinds of butterflies are described ... and admired
We like bugs by Gladys Conklin( Book )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1975 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes various insects and some of their characteristics
Praying mantis, the garden dinosaur by Gladys Conklin( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the Tenodera mantis which came to the United States from China. Includes directions for keeping a female praying mantis as a pet
Black widow spider--danger! by Gladys Conklin( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life cycle of the black widow spider known for its distinctive markings and extremely poisonous bite
The bug club book : a handbook for young bug collectors by Gladys Conklin( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information for insect collectors: equipment needed, instructions for mounting and preserving, hints on where to hunt for specimens, and how to raise your own. Suggestions are given for forming a bug club
Tarantula; the giant spider by Gladys Conklin( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-to-read introduction to the physical characteristics and life cycle of the tarantula
Little apes by Gladys Conklin( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a typical day for a young chimpanzee, gorilla, gibbon, and orangutan
The octopus and other cephalopods by Gladys Conklin( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics and habits of the octopus, squid, argonaut, and other cephalopods, that class of mollusks having a mantle, tentacles, and the ability to change color
I like caterpillars by Gladys Conklin( Book )

3 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beginner book on catapillars before they become butterflies or moths
Journey of the gray whales by Gladys Conklin( Book )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1986 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the activities of a mother whale and her calf from the latter's birth to his weaning as they migrate up the California coast to the Bering Sea
Insects build their homes by Gladys Conklin( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the ways various insects shelter themselves and their young
How insects grow by Gladys Conklin( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the general physical characteristics of insects and the various ways in which insect eggs develop into adults. Also explains how to identify sexes and how to distinguish insects from similar small animals
I like beetles by Gladys Conklin( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly describes the distinguishing characteristics of twenty-nine types of beetles
Llamas of South America by Gladys Conklin( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of the vicuña, alpaca, llama, and guanaco, and their place in the folklore, communities, and cultures of South America
 
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Alternative Names
Conklin, G. 1903-

Conklin, G. P. 1903-

Conklin, Gladys P. 1903-

Conklin, Gladys Plemon

Conklin, Gladys Plemon 1903-

Kangkelin, 1903-1982?

Languages
English (50)