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Fabre, Jean-Henri 1823-1915

Overview
Works: 1,352 works in 4,301 publications in 15 languages and 26,281 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Popular works  Biography  Pictorial works  Fiction 
Subject Headings: Entomologists 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Contributor, Honoree, Creator, Composer, Narrator, Author of introduction, Editor, Other, Director
Classifications: QL496, 595.7
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Most widely held works by Jean-Henri Fabre
The life of the fly : with which are interspersed some chapters of autobiography by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

598 editions published between 1822 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 5,203 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 insect world of J. Henri Fabre by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

26 editions published between 1949 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings into the compass of a single book the most famous of Fabre's studies
Social life in the insect world by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

170 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insects live in well-ordered colonies with a complicated social order
The life of the spider by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

46 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fabre had many scholarly achievements. He was a popular teacher, physicist, chemist, and botanist. However, he is probably best known for his findings in the field of entomology, the study of insects, and is considered by many to be the father of modern entomology
Fabre's book of insects, retold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos' translation of Fabre's "Souvenirs entomologiques" by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

40 editions published between 1917 and 1998 in English and Chinese and held by 828 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 life of the caterpillar by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

34 editions published between 1912 and 2008 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insects by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

8 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

35 editions published between 1912 and 2011 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

21 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sacred beetle and others by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

20 editions published between 1918 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moeurs des insects; morceaux choisis, extraits des Souvenirs entomologiques by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

89 editions published between 1900 and 1988 in 5 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extraits des ##Souvenirs entomologiques## publiés, de 1870 à 1889, à la suite de patientes observations. Style pittoresque et coloré
The life of the scorpion by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

6 editions published between 1923 and 2002 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More beetles by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

6 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This earth of ours; talks about mountains and rivers, volcanoes, earthquakes and geysers and other things by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

13 editions published between 1923 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Merveilles de l'instinct chez les insectes by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

66 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story-book of science by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

23 editions published between 1917 and 2013 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fabre had many scholarly achievements. He was a popular teacher, physicist, chemist, and botanist. However, he is probably best known for his findings in the field of entomology, the study of insects, and is considered by many to be the father of modern entomology. Much of his enduring popularity is due to his marvelous teaching ability and his manner of writing about the lives of insects in biographical form
The passionate observer : writings from the world of nature by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wonder book of plant life by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

8 editions published between 1924 and 2001 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heavens by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

9 editions published between 1924 and 1937 in English and Chinese and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insect life; souvenirs of a naturalist, J.-H. Fabre by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

11 editions published between 1901 and 1913 in English and Undetermined and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

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 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 franzsischer Entomologe und Autor

Jean-Henri Fabre French entomologist and author

Joan Enric Fabre

qx Fabre, H.

Žakas Anri Fabras

Ζαν-Ανρί Φαμπρ

Жан Анри Фабр

Жан Анры Фабр

Жан Анрі Фабр

Фабр, Жан Анри

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ז'אן-אנרי פאבר

جان هنري فابر

ژان هنری فابر

장앙리 파브르

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

尚-亨利法布爾

發勃耳

让-亨利法布尔

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The insect world of J. Henri FabreSocial life in the insect worldThe life of the spiderFabre's book of insects, retold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos' translation of Fabre's "Souvenirs entomologiques"The life of the caterpillarThe wonders of instinctThe glow-worm and other beetlesThe sacred beetle and others