WorldCat Identities

Wrigley, Elsie

Overview
Works: 172 works in 230 publications in 2 languages and 3,419 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Christmas fiction  Fiction  Short stories  Detective and mystery fiction  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Contributor, Artist
Classifications: QL503.A7, 595.775
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elsie Wrigley
Fleas by Joanna Cole( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and Afrikaans and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the evolution, reproduction, habitats, and disease-carrying tendency of these parasitic insects
Star over Bethlehem, and other stories by Agatha Christie Mallowan( Book )

3 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Here is a delightful holiday surprise from a world-famous mystery writer -- five poems and six stories, all touched with the spirit of Christmas."
Flower arranging by Violet W Stevenson( Book )

4 editions published between 1969 and 1979 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Step by step advice for picking flowers and plants and arranging them in the proper container in an appropriate blending of color, shape, and texture. Includes instructions for drying flowers
The Red Sea by Francine Jacobs( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the corals, animal life, mineral resources, and history of the strategic waterway dividing Africa from the Arabian peninsula
Life in a bucket of soil by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the various animals that live within the soil under our feet, including earthworms, roundworms, snails, mites, beetles, and ants
Cotton by O. B Gregory( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how and where cotton is grown and how it is harvested and made into cloth. Includes questions and vocabulary
Cocoa and chocolate by O. B Gregory( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the processes by which cocoa and chocolate are made from cocoa beans. Includes questions and a vocabulary list
Sugar by O. B Gregory( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains briefly and simply how we get sugar from sugar cane and sugar beets. Includes questions and a vocabulary list
Rubber by O. B Gregory( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how rubber trees are grown and tapped for latex, which is processed into automobile tires, hot water bottles, rubber gloves, and other things. Includes questions and vocabulary
Tea by O. B Gregory( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes where and how tea bushes are grown and how the leaves are picked, dried, rolled, and packaged. Includes questions and vocabulary
Milk by O. B Gregory( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the operation of a dairy farm and the path milk travels from cow to bottle
Bread by O. B Gregory( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how wheat is grown, harvested, and ground into flour which is baked into loaves of bread. Includes questions and vocabulary
Wool toys by Elsie Wrigley( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy-to-follow instructions for soft toys made from yarn
Wonder why book of the world of a tree by Allen Paterson( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the structure, life cycle, uses, and ecological importance of trees
Cowboys by O. B Gregory( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple description of the work of cowboys and of how cattle get from ranch to market
Wonder why book of wild flowers through the year by Malcolm Saville( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief text and illustrations identify common wild flowers
Wonder why book of growing plants by Allen Paterson( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief text and illustrations explain how to grow flowers and vegetables in a home garden
Soft toys by Elsie Wrigley( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy-to-follow instructions for soft toys made from household items
Baby Jumbo by Ivy Dubois( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother fox by Ivy Dubois( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1978 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.14 for Cotton / ... to 0.37 for Soft toys ...)

Alternative Names
Wrigley, E.

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