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Cheaper by the dozen : [the humorous story of an American family].

Set in the early 20th century, this classic family comedy follows the efforts of a husband and wife as they try to maintain control in a home with 12 children.

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  • "Set in the early 20th century, this classic family comedy follows the efforts of a husband and wife as they try to maintain control in a home with 12 children."@en
  • "In one of the most gloriously funny family stories ever published, this volume chronicles events in the lives of Mother and Dad Gilbreth and their twelve children."
  • "A time-and-motion expert and his engineer wife use scientific principles to raise their twelve children."
  • "The memoir of children growing up in a family with a dozen kids around the turn of the twentieth century."@en
  • "The hilarious, heartwarming classic that inspired the major motion picture from Twentieth Century Fox Cheaper by the Dozen with Steve Martin."
  • "Reminiscenes of the Gilbreth family, newly illustrated with an additional chapter on the family grown up."@en
  • "What do you get when you put twelve lively kids together with a father -- a famous efficiency expert -- who believes families can run like factories, and a mother who is his partner in everything except discipline? You get a hilarious tale of growing up that has made generations of kids and adults alike laugh along with the Gilbreths in Cheaper by the Dozen."
  • "Depicts the lives and adventures of the Gilbreths and their twelve children."@en
  • "Reminiscences of the Gilbreth family. A time-and-motion expert and his engineer wife use scientific principles to raise their twelve children. No growing pains have ever been more hilarious than those suffered loudly by the riotous Gilbreth clan. First there are a dozen red-haired, freckle-faced kids to contend with. Then there's Dad, a famous efficiency expert who believes a family can be run just like a factory. Finally there's Mother, his partner in everything except discipline."
  • ""The classic story of an oversized family and the parents who held them together"--P. [4] of cover."
  • "Reminiscences of the Gilbreth family, newly illustrated with an additional chapter on the family grown up. For other editions, see Author Catalog."@en
  • "Biography of Frank & Lillian Gilbreth who raised twelve children."@en
  • "The classic American memoir of twelve kids, two parents, and a world of laughter and love Translated into more than fifty languages and adapted into two classic motion pictures, Cheaper by the Dozen is the unforgettable story of the Gilbreth clan as told by two of its members. In this endearing, amusing memoir, siblings Frank Jr. and Ernestine capture the hilarity and heart of growing up in an oversized family. Mother and Dad are world-renowned efficiency experts, helping factories fine-tune their assembly lines for maximum output at minimum cost. At home, the Gilbreths themselves have cranked out twelve kids, and Dad is out to prove that efficiency principles can apply to family as well as the workplace. The heartwarming and comic stories of the jumbo-sized Gilbreth clan have delighted generations of readers, and will keep you and yours laughing for years. This ebook features an illustrated biography including rare photos from the authors' estates."@en
  • "No growing pains have ever been more hilarious than those suffered loudly by the riotous Gilbreth clan. First, there are a dozen, red-haired, freckle-faced kids to contend with. Then there's Dad, a famous efficiency expert who believes a family can be run just like a factory. And there's Mother, his partner in everything except discipline. How they all survive such escapades as forgetting Frank, Jr., in a roadside restaurant or going on a first date with Dad in the backseat or having their tonsils removed en masse will keep you in stitches. You can be sure they're not only cheaper; they're funnier by the dozen."@en
  • "Tom and his wife Kate (Steve Martin and Bonnie Hunt) are two loving parents trying to manage careers and a household amid the chaos of raising 12 rambunctious kids!"@en
  • ""The riotous escapades of the twelve Gilbreth children and Dad, the famous efficiency expert who believes a family can be run like a factory"--Inside front dust-jacket."
  • "No growing pains have ever been more hilarious than those suffered loudly by the riotous Gilbreth clan. First, there are a dozen red-haired, freckle-faced kids to contend with. Then there's Dad, a famous efficiency expert who believes a family can be run just like a factory. And there's Mother, his partner in everything except discipline. How they all survive such escapades as forgetting Frank, Jr., in a roadside restaurant or going on a first date with Dad in the backseat or having their tonsils removed en masse will keep you in stitches. You can be sure they're not only cheaper, they're funnier by the dozen."
  • "Tells of the life story of the Gilbreth family."
  • "Reminiscences of the Gilbreth family."@en
  • "The hilarious account of the authors' childhood, when they were two of twelve children born to an unconventional father."@en
  • "The hilarious account of the authors' childhood, when they were two of twelve children born to an unconventional father."
  • "Reveals the family life of the twelve Gilbreth children and their engineer father who runs the household with his unique methodology."
  • "A time-and-motion expert and his engineer wife use scientific principles to raise their twelve children. No growing pains have ever been more hilarious than those suffered loudly by the riotous Gilbreth clan. First there are a dozen red-haired, freckle-faced kids to contend with. Then there's Dad, a famous efficiency expert who believes a family can be run just like a factory. Finally there's Mother, his partner in everything except discipline. How they all survive such escapades as forgetting Frank Jr. in a roadside restaurant or going on a first date with Dad in the backseat or having their tonsils removed en masse will keep you in stitches. You can be sure they're not only cheaper; they're funnier by the dozen."@en
  • "A time-and-motion expert and his engineer wife use scientific principles to raise their twelve children. No growing pains have ever been more hilarious than those suffered loudly by the riotous Gilbreth clan. First there are a dozen red-haired, freckle-faced kids to contend with. Then there's Dad, a famous efficiency expert who believes a family can be run just like a factory. Finally there's Mother, his partner in everything except discipline. How they all survive such escapades as forgetting Frank Jr. in a roadside restaurant or going on a first date with Dad in the backseat or having their tonsils removed en masse will keep you in stitches. You can be sure they're not only cheaper; they're funnier by the dozen."

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