WorldCat Identities

Legg, Gerald

Overview
Works: 103 works in 325 publications in 8 languages and 8,061 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Field guides  Fiction  Trivia and miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Contributor
Classifications: QL49, 598.2913
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gerald Legg
Amazing tropical birds by Gerald Legg( Book )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs introduce amazing tropical birds, including the Gouldian finch, Lady Amherst's pheasant, and the sulphur-crested cockatoo
From seed to sunflower by Gerald Legg( Book )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Large illustrations and simple text present the lifecycle of a sunflower from seed to flower
From egg to chicken by Gerald Legg( Book )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Open a child's eyes to the natural world! Each book in this series traces a story of growth and change, in the simplest possible way. Clear, colorful illustrations by Carolyn Scrace record each stage in the process. The detail in the illustrations provides a starting point for disucssion and further exploration. The books also include an information section, to practice reference skills. -- From back cover
The X-ray picture book of amazing animals by Gerald Legg( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs introduce amazing animals, including the tiger, the elephant, and the whale
From caterpillar to butterfly by Gerald Legg( Book )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Large illustrations and simple text describe how caterpillars become butterflies
Life in the desert by Gerald Legg( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines deserts and answers questions about life in the desert
Octopuses and squid by Gerald Legg( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the appearance and behavior of octopuses and squid and examines why they are frightening, also includes a fun world map of where octopus and squid species can be found
Rats by Gerald Legg( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes different types of rats, how they look, where they live, and why they are scary
Dragons by Gerald Legg( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Find out the fantastic truth about dragons, the creatures who, from the beginning of time, have haunted the imagination and dreams of almost every culture in the world"--Page [4] of cover
Bears by Gerald Legg( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Finnish and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitat of various species of bears
Alligators and crocodiles by Gerald Legg( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the appearance and behavior of crocodiles and their relatives and examines why they are frightening
The world of animal life by Gerald Legg( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how animal's bodies both adapt to their environments and function internally
The world of plant life by Gerald Legg( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces characteristics of plant life including photosynthesis, reproduction, and respiration, along with specialized habitats, including deserts, mountains, under water, and attached to host plants
Birds of prey by Gerald Legg( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics of birds of prey, shows how they hunt, raise their young, and their enemies
The world of insect life by Gerald Legg( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces characteristics of all insect life including mating, feeding, self-defense, along with specialized habitats, including rainforest, woodland, and desert
Sharks by Gerald Legg( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the lives, different kinds, and exploitation of sharks
The X-ray picture book of incredible creatures by Gerald Legg( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at animals, both real and imaginary, from many perspectives, including cross-sections showing internal anatomy. Nests and other habitats are also examined and discussed
Minibeasts by Gerald Legg( Book )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in English and Arabic and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the characteristics and habits of creatures such as insects, leeches, centipedes, spiders, scorpions, earthworms, and snails
Monster animals by Gerald Legg( Book )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces various types of unusual animals including some imaginary and extinct ones
Pseudoscorpions (Arthropoda, Arachnida) : keys and notes for the identification of the species by Gerald Legg( Book )

15 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The X-ray picture book of amazing animals
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From egg to chickenThe X-ray picture book of amazing animalsFrom caterpillar to butterflyLife in the desertOctopuses and squidRatsDragonsBears
Alternative Names
جيرالد ليج

レッグ, ジェラルド

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