WorldCat Identities

Funk, Tom

Overview
Works: 21 works in 66 publications in 2 languages and 3,460 library holdings
Genres: Terms and phrases  Juvenile works  Fiction  Directories 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor
Classifications: PE1689, 422
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tom Funk
A hog on ice : and other curious expressions by Charles Earle Funk( Book )

7 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in English and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lexicographer compiles data on the origins and meanings of a treasury of more than four hundred curious sayings and expressions, from "letting the cat out of the bag" to "going on a wild-goose chase."
Craig Claiborne's kitchen primer by Craig Claiborne( Book )

8 editions published between 1969 and 1996 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The terrible trick or treat by Edith Battles( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his rush to be the first to go trick-or-treating, a boy collects some rather strange treats
Feasts for all seasons by Roy Andries De Groot( Book )

6 editions published between 1966 and 1976 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Train whistles : a language in code by Helen Roney Sattler( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the use of train whistles as signals, and what some of these signals mean
I read signs by Tom Funk( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Johnny is on an errand, he reads signs and finds out what the words mean
Eddie couldn't find the elephants by Edith Battles( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie's misadventures at the zoo persuade him of the importance of knowing how to read
The terrible terrier by Edith Battles( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Rasty's nasty disposition finally stops everyone from coming to the house, it is evident something must be done with him. But what?
Adventures with a straw by Harry Milgrom( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces elementary scientific principles using a soda straw and other materials found at home
Weather by Leslie Waller( Book )

3 editions published between 1959 and 1973 in English and Afrikaans and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Money : Make it, Spend it, Save it by Pauline Arnold( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horsefeathers, and other curious words by Charles Earle Funk( Book )

5 editions published between 1958 and 2002 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Origins of interesting words are discussed in this book together with those of more than six hundred other common terms like hallmark, kickshaw, polecat, sherry, talesman, torpedo and zodiac
A kitchen primer : a basic cookbook ... by Craig Claiborne( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Roo and the bunnies by Rachel Learnard( Book )

2 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heavens to Betsy! : and other curious sayings by Charles Earle Funk( Book )

5 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sous titre de couverture : "How more than 400 colorful & familiar expressions originated and developed"
Search & research : the collections and uses of the New York Public Library at Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street by William Zinsser( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1992 directory of western organizations assisting book culture in Cental and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.21 (from 0.14 for The terrib ... to 0.80 for 1992 direc ...)

Horsefeathers, and other curious words
Alternative Names
Tom Funk American illustrator

Tom Funk (illustrator) Amerikaans illustrator (1911-2003)

Tom Funk ilustrador americano

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