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Fabre, Jean-Henri 1823-1915

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Works: 1,560 works in 4,855 publications in 6 languages and 28,519 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Juvenile works  Biography  Pictorial works  Fiction  Conversation and phrase books 
Subject Headings: Entomologists  Zoologists 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Author of introduction, Honoree, Compiler, Creator, Composer, Narrator, Thesis advisor, Lyricist, Other, Editor, Director
Classifications: QL496, 595.7
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Fabre's book of insects, retold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos' translation of Fabre's "Souvenirs entomologiques" by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

237 editions published between 1911 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great French entomologist's charming essays on insect life combine scientific rigor with the style of a literary classic. Beautifully written passages reveal the intricate, fascinating worlds of the beetle, cicada, praying mantis, glow-worm, wasp, grub, cricket, locust, and other creatures as they hunt, build nests, feed families, and more. Rare volume will delight any naturalist
The insect world of J. Henri Fabre by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

27 editions published between 1949 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings into the compass of a single book the most famous of Fabre's studies
The life of the spider by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

60 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in English and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Web site is an online version of a book published in 1999 entitled, The life of the spider, by J. Henri Fabre. It contains sixteen chapters than can be access in any order and focus on topics such as: the crab spider, pairing and hunting, the labyrinth spider, and the black-bellied tarantula. Come and learn all about spiders!
Souvenirs entomologiques ... Études sur l'instinct et les mœurs des insectes by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

357 editions published between 1876 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the fly : with which are interspersed some chapters of autobiography by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

39 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The present volume contains all the essays on flies, or Diptera, from the Souvenirs entomologiques, to which I have added, in order to make the dimensions uniform with those of the other volumes of the series, the purely autobiographical essays comprised in the Souvenirs."--Translator's note
The life of the caterpillar by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

38 editions published between 1912 and 2013 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mason-bees by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

26 editions published between 1914 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume contains all the essays on the Chalicodomœ, or mason-bees proper, which so greatly enhance the interest of the early volumes of the Souvenirs entomologiques. I have also included an essay on the author's cats and one on red ants--the only study of ants comprised in the Souvenirs."--Translator's note
The hunting wasps by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

26 editions published between 1915 and 2010 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insect adventures by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

32 editions published between 1912 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the grasshopper by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

27 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wonders of instinct by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

36 editions published between 1912 and 2012 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bramble-bees and others by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

18 editions published between 1915 and 2011 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this volume I have collected all the essays on wild bees scattered through the Souvenirs entomologiques, with the exception of those on the mason-bees."--Translator's note
Insects by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1979 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of ants, cicadas, grasshoppers, crickets, moths, locusts, and other insects
The sacred beetle and others by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

17 editions published between 1918 and 2002 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The glow-worm and other beetles by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

22 editions published between 1918 and 2012 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and love of the insect by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

17 editions published between 1911 and 2010 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mason-wasps by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

15 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More hunting wasps by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

17 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the weevil by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

15 editions published between 1922 and 2010 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vie de J.-H. Fabre, naturaliste, suivie du Répertoire général analytique des Souvenirs entomologiques by Georges Victor Legros( Book )

29 editions published between 1913 and 1979 in French and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The insect world of J. Henri Fabre
Alternative Names
Fabr, Ž. A. 1823-1915

Fabr, Zh.

Fabre, H.

Fabre, Henri

Fabre Henri 1823-1915

Fabre, J.-H.

Fabre, J.H. 1823-1915

Fabre, J. H. C. 1823-1915

Fabre, J. H. C. (Jean-Henri-Casimir), 1823-1915

Fabre, J. H. (Jean Henri)

Fabre, J.-Henri

Fabre, J.-Henri 1823-1915

Fabre, J.-Henri (Jean-Henri)

Fabre, J.-Henri (Jean-Henri), 1823-1915

Fabre, Jean Enrique 1823-1915

Fabre, Jean H. 1823-1915

Fabre, Jean-Henri

Fabre, Jean-Henri 1823-1915

Fabre, Jean-Henri C. 1823-1915

Fabre Jean Henri Casimir

Fabre Jean-Henri-Casimir 1823-1915

Fabre, Jean-Henry 1823-1915

Fabre, Juan Enrique

Fabre, Juan Enrique 1823-1915

Jan Anri Fabr

Jean-Henri Casimir Fabre

Jean Henri Fabre entomolog francuski

Jean-Henri Fabre entomologo e naturalista francese

Jean-Henri Fabre Frans auteur

Jean-Henri Fabre französischer Entomologe und Autor

Jean-Henri Fabre French entomologist and author

Jean-Henri Fabre homme de sciences, humaniste, naturaliste, poète français

Joan Enric Fabre

Žakas Anri Fabras

Ζαν-Ανρί Φαμπρ

Жан Анри Фабр

Жан-Анри Фабр француски ентомолог и писател

Жан Анры Фабр

Жан Анрі Фабр

Фабр, Ж

Фабр, Жан Анри

Ժան Անրի Ֆաբր

ז'אן-אנרי פאבר

פאבר, ז'אן אנרי קאזימיר

جان هنري فابر

ژان هنری فابر

장앙리 파브르

파브르

파브르 1823-1915

파브르, J. H. 1823-1915

파브르, 앙리 1823-1915

파브르, 장 앙리 1823-1915

アンリファーブル 1823-1915

ジャン・アンリ・ファーブル

ファーブル, J. H

ファーブル, アンリ

ファーブル, ジャン・アンリ

ファーブル, ジャン アンリ 1823-1915

フアブル, ジヤン・アンリイ

發勃耳

尚-亨利·法布爾

范白萊

让-亨利·法布尔

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The insect world of J. Henri FabreThe life of the spiderThe life of the fly : with which are interspersed some chapters of autobiographyThe life of the caterpillarThe mason-beesThe hunting waspsThe life of the grasshopperThe wonders of instinct