WorldCat Identities

Cosgrove, Margaret

Overview
Works: 34 works in 70 publications in 1 language and 4,881 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: QK99, 615.32
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Margaret Cosgrove
 
Most widely held works by Margaret Cosgrove
Plant drugs that changed the world by Norman Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells where the plants were found, who first used them and why, and how they ultimately became lifesaving or pain-killing drugs. Partly historical, to a degree biographical, with a basic presentation of the facts of science, including a dash of anthropology
Eggs, and what happens inside them by Margaret Cosgrove( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to embryology. Grades 4-6
Bone for bone by Margaret Cosgrove( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the similarities among all kinds of vertebrates, from fossils to fish to humans, by comparing their skeletal structures, muscles, movements, brains, and embryonic development
It's snowing! by Margaret Cosgrove( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the qualities of snow, how it is made, and how it can be helpful or dangerous for people, animals, and plants
Plants in time; their history and mystery by Margaret Cosgrove( Book )

3 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the first plant life on our planet and how this life disappeared or adapted itself to a changing environment
Allergies and you by Sheila L Burns( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses allergies, their causes and the identification of allergens, and how the symptoms of allergic reactions can be relieved. Presents the scientific explanation behind allergic reactions to pollens, foods, poisons, and animals, and introduces the thought and research involved in current attempts to alleviate their ill effects for the millions who suffer from allergies
Messages and voices; the communication of animals by Margaret Cosgrove( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explores basic principles behind the many methods of animal signal sending" such as a pawing hoof, a flick of fin, or a whiff of scent
Wintertime for animals by Margaret Cosgrove( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what insects, birds, and other animals do to cope with winter
The strange world of animal senses by Margaret Cosgrove( Book )

4 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The development of the five senses in various animal groups and the strange forms they take in order to insure safer and happier living. Grades 5-7
Wonders of the tree world by Margaret Cosgrove( Book )

4 editions published between 1953 and 1970 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of unusual facts about trees, their history, and myths concerning them
Strange worlds under a microscope by Margaret Cosgrove( Book )

3 editions published between 1962 and 1965 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animals alone and together, their solitary and social lives by Margaret Cosgrove( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the principal groupings in which animals live, the reasons for these divisions, and the behavior of animals in them
Your muscles and ways to exercise them by Margaret Cosgrove( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the various kinds of muscles, describes their structure, their relationship to the bones, how they function, and the most important muscles, and examines the importance and effects of exercise
A is for anatomy by Margaret Cosgrove( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the human body, its bones, muscles, skin, glands, blood, lungs, and digestive, nervous, excretory, and lymphatic systems
Wonders under a microscope by Margaret Cosgrove( Book )

4 editions published between 1959 and 1963 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author first explains ... how to select, care for, and use a microscope and to make permanent slides, then suggests some of the countless things which can be examined, usually giving an idea of what may be seen. She also gives thumbnail sketches of a few scientists who have conquered the unknown by using the microscope--Booklist
Wonders of animal disguises by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses various ways animals use camouflage in order to survive
Wonders of animal architecture by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the various ways of animal home building--frog foam cradles, spider's webs, orangutan sleeping platforms, and tortoise tunnels--Book buyer's guide
Seeds, embryos, and sex by Margaret Cosgrove( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compares the human reproductive cycle with that of other animals and plants
Meadows in the sea by Alida Malkus( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World of microscopic plant life and small animal life in the sea. Grades 5-7
Wonders of your senses by Margaret Cosgrove( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What our senses are and how they function. Grades 5-7
 
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Alternative Names
Cosgrove, Margaret L.

Cosgrove, Margaret Leota

Languages
English (51)