WorldCat Identities

McCloskey, Robert 1914-2003

Overview
Works: 218 works in 1,149 publications in 14 languages and 55,958 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Picture books  Children's audiobooks  Humorous stories  Pictorial works  Biography  Film adaptations  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Director, Narrator
Classifications: PZ7.M1336, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert McCloskey
Make way for ducklings by Robert McCloskey( Book )

194 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 8,927 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 )

106 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 6,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Bear and Sal both go berrying with their mothers, but after sitting down to rest, they each end up following the other one's mother
Time of wonder by Robert McCloskey( Book )

52 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 4,852 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 )

76 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 4,457 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 )

36 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 3,371 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 )

32 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,741 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 )

23 editions published between 1951 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,343 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 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,923 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 )

12 editions published between 1958 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 1,896 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
Henry Reed's baby-sitting service by Keith Robertson( Book )

9 editions published between 1966 and 1989 in English and Chinese and held by 1,658 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 )

13 editions published between 1941 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,627 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
Make way for ducklings by Robert McCloskey( Recording )

60 editions published between 1876 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,509 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( Recording )

51 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,263 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
Henry Reed's journey by Keith Robertson( Book )

9 editions published between 1963 and 1989 in English and held by 1,191 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 1,115 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
Make way for ducklings --and more Robert McCloskey stories by Robert McCloskey( Visual )

30 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 994 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
The man who lost his head by Claire Huchet Bishop( Book )

16 editions published between 1942 and 2009 in English and Afrikaans and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a man discovers he has lost his head he tries several substitutes, but none is satisfactory
Homer Price by Robert McCloskey( Recording )

25 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 656 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
The Robert McCloskey library by Robert McCloskey( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 608 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 604 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

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Makkurosukī, Robāto 1914-2003

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Robert McCloskey amerikansk författare

Robert McCloskey amerikansk skribent

Robert McCloskey US-amerikanischer Autor und Illustrator von Kinderbüchern

Макклоски, Роберт

マックロスキー, ロバート

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Blueberries for SalTime of wonderHomer PriceOne morning in MaineLentilCenterburg talesJourney cake, ho!Henry Reed, inc