WorldCat Identities

McCloskey, Robert 1914-2003

Overview
Works: 268 works in 1,077 publications in 6 languages and 56,224 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Drama  Humorous stories  Pictorial works  Film adaptations  Biography  Folklore  Fishing stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Director
Classifications: PZ7.M1336, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Robert McCloskey, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Robert McCloskey
Make way for ducklings by Robert McCloskey ( Book )
130 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 7,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. and Mrs. Mallard proudly return to their home in the Boston Public Garden with their eight offspring
Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey ( Book )
66 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 5,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Little Sal and Little Bear both lose their mothers while eating blueberries and almost end up with the other's mother
Time of wonder by Robert McCloskey ( Book )
38 editions published between 1957 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the activities of two children spending their summer vacation on an island off the coast of Maine
Homer Price by Robert McCloskey ( Book )
60 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in English and Danish and held by 4,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six episodes in the life of Homer Price including one in which he and his pet skunk capture four bandits and another about a donut machine on the rampage
One morning in Maine by Robert McCloskey ( Book )
30 editions published between 1952 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's a big day for a little girl when she discovers her first loose tooth and makes a trip to the grocery store on the mainland
Lentil by Robert McCloskey ( Book )
24 editions published between 1940 and 1988 in English and held by 2,753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lentil's harmonica playing saves the day when calamity threatens the homecoming celebration for the leading citizen of Alto, Ohio
Centerburg tales by Robert McCloskey ( Book )
17 editions published between 1951 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Further adventures of Homer Price, including those in which a juke box sets the whole town singing against its will and in which a mad scientist develops weeds that overrun the town
Journey cake, ho! by Ruth Sawyer ( Book )
18 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnny is leaving the farm because of hard times when his Journey Cake leads him on a merry chase that results in a farm yard full of animals and the family all together again
Henry Reed, inc by Keith Robertson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1958 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 1,955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry Reed keeps a journal in which he records the hilarious events of the summer he spent running a business enterprise
Make way for ducklings by Robert McCloskey ( Recording )
62 editions published between 1876 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. and Mrs. Mallard proudly return to their home in the Boston Public Garden with their eight offspring
Henry Reed's baby-sitting service by Keith Robertson ( Book )
9 editions published between 1966 and 1989 in English and Chinese and held by 1,770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Back in Grover's Corners, N.J., for the summer, Henry and his partner Midge establish a baby sitting service and find a disappearing child and a peacock among their charges
Burt Dow, deep-water man : a tale of the sea in the classic tradition by Robert McCloskey ( Book )
12 editions published between 1941 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Burt goes fishing, takes refuge from a storm in a whale's stomach, and decorates a whole school of whales' tails with striped band-aids
Henry Reed's journey by Keith Robertson ( Book )
9 editions published between 1963 and 1989 in English and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The journal from Henry's trip across the country with the Glass family, telling of the sights they saw and the strange things which resulted when Henry and Midge became involved in innocent and blameless goings-on
Henry Reed's big show by Keith Robertson ( Book )
10 editions published between 1970 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry had meant to merely launch his career as a producer in small Grover's Corner, but before the summer was over, he had organized a rock-music festival and put on a wild, wild rodeo
Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey ( Recording )
41 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Little Sal and Little Bear both lose their mothers while eating blueberries and almost end up with the other's mother
Make way for ducklings --and more Robert McCloskey stories by Robert McCloskey ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mallards look for the perfect spot to raise their young, and find it in the most unlikely place. Their friend Michael, a policeman, helps them to "Make Way for Ducklings" as they march their eight little ones home. A little girl and her mother go out to get "Blueberries for Sal." But Sal and a little bear get mixed up with each other's mothers. Two sisters spending a summer in Maine experience a wonderful variety of natural sights and sounds, in a "Time Of Wonder." Retired fisherman "Burt Dow Deep Water Man" sets out in his leaky boat, the Tidely-Idley, with his pet the Giggling Gull. A storm blows up and they shelter from the storm in the belly of a whale he has recently befriended. "Lentil" saves the day with his harmonica playing when calamity threatens the homecoming celebration for the leading citizen of Alto, Ohio
Abran paso a los patitos by Robert McCloskey ( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in Spanish and English and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling, in Spanish, of Make way for ducklings. A mama and papa duck search for the best place to raise their family of ducklings in the city of Boston
The man who lost his head by Claire Huchet Bishop ( Book )
18 editions published between 1942 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a man discovers he has lost his head he tries several substitutes, but none is satisfactory
The Robert McCloskey library by Robert McCloskey ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Animated films based on the books by Robert McCloskey
Junket : the dog who liked everything "just so" by Anne H White ( Book )
5 editions published between 1955 and 1976 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the new owner of the farm says "positively no animals," a clever Airedale decides to do something about it
 
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Alternative Names
Mac Closkey, Robert
Mac Closkey Robert 1914-2003
MacCloskey, Robert
MacCloskey, Robert 1914-2003
Makkurosukī, Robāto 1914-2003
Mc Closkey, Robert
Mc Closkey, Robert 1914-2003
McCloskey, Robert, 1914-2003
マックロスキー, ロバート
Languages
English (591)
Spanish (12)
Japanese (5)
Chinese (3)
Danish (2)
Afrikaans (1)
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