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Orr, Richard

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Works: 154 works in 301 publications in 8 languages and 10,348 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Contributor, Artist
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Publications about Richard Orr
Publications by Richard Orr
Most widely held works by Richard Orr
Richard Orr's nature cross-sections by Richard Orr( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 714 libraries worldwide
Includes detailed cross-sections of ecosystems, such as a rainforest, and structures, such as a beehive, a beaver lodge, a termite city, and a section of Arctic life. Tells how animals make their homes and the importance of conservation through an oversized format of double-page spreads and detailed pictures
The hunters by Philip Whitfield( Book )
7 editions published in 1978 in English and Spanish and held by 702 libraries worldwide
Text and more than 500 illustrations describe the physical characteristics, behavior, and ecological role of predatory animals
The tropical rainforest by Gerard Cheshire( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 487 libraries worldwide
Identifies various habitats found in tropical rainforests including swamplands, estuaries and marsh lands as well as the different types of plants, insects and wildlife that inhabit them
Dinosaurs by Kate Petty( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 1992 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
Brief text and illustrations introduce the characteristics and habits of a variety of dinosaurs
A visual introduction to wild cats by Bernard Stonehouse( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Introduces the different kinds of wild cats, their physical characteristics, behavior, habitats, and relationship with humans
A closer look at jungles by Joyce Pope( Book )
4 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
Discusses the plants and animals of the tropical forests that are threatened by the spread of civilization
A closer look at prehistoric mammals by Elizabeth Strachan( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 321 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
The burrow book by Richard Orr( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Korean and held by 314 libraries worldwide
Presents a variety of burrowing animals, insects, and arachnids that live in five different habitats around the world: woodland, arctic, forest floor, prairie, and desert
A closer look at lions and tigers by Jill Hughes( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Presents the habitat and behavior of lions and tigers, with some attention to snow leopards, jaguars, and cheetahs
A closer look at prehistoric reptiles by L. B Halstead( Book )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and French and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Discusses the evolution of prehistoric reptiles including dinosaurs, sea serpents, and lizards
A closer look at plant life by Bernard Stonehouse( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1982 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
Describes the development of plant life on earth and discusses types of plants and the functions of their parts
Sharing the world with animals by Marjorie B Shaw( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Discusses how life is supported by the earth and how everything living is inter-related and co-dependent on the life cycle
Jungles by Dougal Dixon( Book )
4 editions published between 1980 and 1984 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Discusses the plants and animals of the tropical forests that are threatened by the spread of civilization
A closer look at bears and pandas by Susannah Cook( Book )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Describes the characteristics of bears and pandas, large mammals mainly found in North America and northeast Asia with an acute sense of smell
Kŭrim ŭro ponŭn segye ŭi sae = The bird atlas by Barbara Taylor( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in Korean and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics and habitats of birds around the world
Nan bei ji di tan qi by Si Tong Hao Si( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 6 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Orr, R.
Orr, R. (Richard)
אור, ריצ׳ארד
오르, 리처드
오어, 리처드
オー, リチャード
オアー, リチャード
Languages
English (49)
German (3)
Chinese (3)
Spanish (2)
Korean (2)
French (1)
Arabic (1)
Dutch (1)
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