WorldCat Identities

Mason, George Frederick 1904-2000

Overview
Works: 35 works in 93 publications in 1 language and 5,621 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: SK282, 591.5
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by George Frederick Mason
Animal tracks by George Frederick Mason( Book )

18 editions published between 1943 and 1988 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guidebook to aid in the identification of more than 40 common North American animals by their tracks
The wildlife of Australia and New Zealand by Dorothy Edwards Shuttlesworth( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the discovery, geology, and prehistoric animals of Australia and New Zealand the typical wildlife, such as marsupials and egg-laying mammals, and their conservation
Animal tools by George Frederick Mason( Book )

6 editions published between 1951 and 1967 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how the bodies and actions of many animals make it look as if they use tools
Animal homes by George Frederick Mason( Book )

5 editions published between 1947 and 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where animals live such as woodchucks, bears, squirrels, moles, beavers is presented in words and pictures
The wildlife of South America by Dorothy Edwards Shuttlesworth( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1974 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the wildlife in South America from prehistoric times to the present. Discusses recent attempts to keep certain varieties of animal, bird, and reptile life from extinction
Animal weapons by George Frederick Mason( Book )

5 editions published between 1949 and 1968 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How animals defend themselves
Animal sounds by George Frederick Mason( Book )

8 editions published between 1948 and 1996 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes common bird songs and other animal sounds and what they mean
Animal vision by George Frederick Mason( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compares animal and human vision, and discusses such aspects of animal vision as eye position, color vision, and night and aquatic vision. Includes also a brief discussion of invertebrate eyes
Animal clothing by George Frederick Mason( Book )

4 editions published between 1951 and 1957 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biology
The wildlife of North America by George Frederick Mason( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animal habits by George Frederick Mason( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bear family by George Frederick Mason( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Habits and habitats of the American black bear, grizzly, Alaska brown bear, polar bear and bears of other lands. Grades 4-6
Animal teeth by George Frederick Mason( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animal feet by George Frederick Mason( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the evolution of animal feet and how they adapted to run, dig, scratch, swim, attack, and perform other useful tasks
The deer family by George Frederick Mason( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physical characteristics, habits, and behavior of members of the North American deer family
Animal baggage by George Frederick Mason( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baboons, bats, bowerbirds, and honeybees are among the many animals that carry some form of baggage. It may be food, nesting material, their young or even their homes. The habits of animals that carry baggage is described here
Animal appetites by George Frederick Mason( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives facts on the feeding habits and food preferences of many types of animals
The moose group by George Frederick Mason( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the 1938 Alaskan expedition sponsored by the Museum of Natural History to study moose in their natural habitat and to bring back specimens. Also explains how such specimens are put together as a museum exhibit
Ranch in the Rockies by George Frederick Mason( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oomi, the new hunter by Miriam Schlein( Book )

2 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Eskimo boy learns that being alert is a major aspect of hunting and when he kills a seal he is ready to be called a man as well as a hunter
 
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Languages
English (72)