WorldCat Identities

Barrett, Peter 1935-

Overview
Works: 99 works in 288 publications in 13 languages and 17,423 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Braille books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: SF445.7, 636.807
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Barrett
Moses the kitten by James Herriot( Book )

16 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in English and Italian and held by 2,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bedraggled orphaned kitten is nursed back to health on a Yorkshire farm and when he recovers turns out to have a very unusual idea about the identity of his mother
Only one woof by James Herriot( Book )

14 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gyp, a cheerful but always silent sheep dog, startles everyone with uncharacteristic behavior during the championship sheep dog trials
Dinosaur babies by Lucille Recht Penner( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 1,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics and behavior of baby dinosaurs
James Herriot's treasury for children by James Herriot( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of the author's stories for children
S-s-snakes! by Lucille Recht Penner( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Give details about physical characteristics and habits of snakes, including things such as they never blink and they can even spit poison in their enemy's eyes
A closer look at elephants by John Holbrook( Book )

11 editions published between 1976 and 1982 in 4 languages and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the characteristics of African and Indian elephants
A day in the life of a baby bear by Peter Barrett( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little bear's first swim almost becomes a disaster when a strong current sweeps her away from the shore
The world of animals by Desmond Morris( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the habitat and behavior of various animals around the world
Horses by Joyce Pope( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces members of the horse family and notes the ways in which man uses donkeys, horses, and ponies
A closer look at prehistoric mammals by Elizabeth Strachan( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the coming of the age of mammals and how it reached its height three million years ago with the arrival of humans
A closer look at lions and tigers by Jill Hughes( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the habitat and behavior of lions and tigers, with some attention to snow leopards, jaguars, and cheetahs
Mammals by Tessa Board( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to mammals, the animal group which includes the ape, wolf, whale, and bat
Birds by Tessa Board( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs discuss the general characteristics of birds of all sizes and from all over the world
A forest tree house by Sheryl A Reda( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description of various forest dwelling animals and their habits
The amazing fact book of birds by Rosalind Lenga( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief descriptions of twenty-four unusual birds, including the roseate spoonbill, quetzal, flamingo, toucan, and ostrich
The amazing fact book of insects by Casey Horton( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief descriptions with larger-than-life pictures of twenty-three insects, including the dung beetle, lantern fly, and mole cricket
A closer look at horses by Neil Thomson( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and French and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the evolution of horses and describes today's breeds
Mountains and deserts by Gerard Cheshire( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using the Rocky Mountains and the American southwest as examples, describes the plants and animal species that exist in these environments
A closer look at prehistoric mammals by L. B Halstead( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and Afrikaans and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the coming of the age of mammals and how it reached its height three million years ago with the arrival of humans
After the dinosaurs : the story of prehistoric mammals and man by James C Shooter( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Golden book." Presents currently accepted theories on the evolution of man and how prehistoric mammals lived and looked
 
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Moses the kitten
Alternative Names
Barret, Peter, 1935-

Barrett, P. (Peter), 1935-

Barrett, Peter John 1935-

배러트, 피터

버렛, 피터

バレット, ピーター

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Only one woofDinosaur babiesJames Herriot's treasury for childrenS-s-snakes!A forest tree houseMountains and deserts