WorldCat Identities

Gentle, Victor

Overview
Works: 73 works in 101 publications in 1 language and 18,230 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QK495.D76, 636.13
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Most widely held works by Victor Gentle
Morph monsters by Janet Perry( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses were-creatures, monsters that change from one entity into another, such as werewolves and cat people, including some scientific explanations for these beasts
Venus fly traps and waterwheels : spring traps of the plant world by Victor Gentle( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics of these carnivorous plants and how they trap and digest their insect prey
Quarter horses by Victor Gentle( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical features and other characteristics that have made the quarter horse one of the most popular breeds in America
Palominos by Victor Gentle( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and appearance that a palomino horse has, how these horses are bred, and some famous palominos
Mustangs : America's wild horses by Victor Gentle( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history and characteristics of the wild horses known as mustangs, as well as efforts to keep them from disappearing
Appaloosas by Victor Gentle( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history and characteristics that distinguish these horses from other breeds
Paints and pintos by Victor Gentle( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics of both paint and pinto horses and what differentiates these two breeds
Pitcher plants : slippery pits of no escape by Victor Gentle( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces these carnivorous plants by describing their traps, plant types, diet, and nutrient-poor habitats with the consequent benefit of carnivory
Morgans by Victor Gentle( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical features and other characteristics of the first original American horse breed
Sundews : a sweet and sticky death by Victor Gentle( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces these carnivorous plants by describing their traps, plant types, diet, and nutrient-poor habitats with the consequent benefit of carnivory
Dingoes by Victor Gentle( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the physical characteristics and behavior of the dingo, also describing its history and impact on the ecosystem in Australia
Carnivorous mushrooms : lassoing their prey? by Victor Gentle( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces some varieties of fungi that eat eel worms, describing the damage these tiny worms cause to both plants and animals and the different ways that the fungi trap their prey
Miniature horses by Victor Gentle( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the origin of the breed and how they are used in everyday life
Dragons and dinosaurs by Janet Perry( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses dragons as they have appeared in the beliefs and legends of various cultures, including ancient Babylon and Egypt, Europe, and Asia, as well as how they are reflected in real creatures such as dinosaurs and komodo lizards
Zombies by Janet Perry( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses zombies, the walking dead or near-dead, bodies without souls, in fact and fiction, and such related phenomena as golems and animated mummies
Butterworts : greasy cups of death by Victor Gentle( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces these carnivorous plants by describing their traps, plant types, flowers, diet, and nutrient-poor habitats with the consequent benefit of carnivory
Bladderworts : trapdoors to oblivion by Victor Gentle( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces these carnivorous plants by describing their traps, plant types, diet, habitat, and possible use against the cane toad plague in Australia
Saddlebreds by Victor Gentle( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the origin of the breed and their fine show qualities
Chincoteague ponies by Victor Gentle( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how this breed of horses came to be, how they are used, and their show qualities
Standardbreds by Victor Gentle( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the origin of the breed and their racing qualities
 
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Quarter horses
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Quarter horsesPalominosMustangs : America's wild horsesAppaloosasPaints and pintosPitcher plants : slippery pits of no escapeMorgansSundews : a sweet and sticky death