WorldCat Identities

Porter, Eliot 1901-1990

Overview
Works: 199 works in 520 publications in 4 languages and 23,208 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Quotations  Exhibition catalogs  History  Diaries  Church history 
Roles: Photographer, Illustrator, Editor, edc, Honoree, Author of introduction, Artist
Classifications: TR721, 973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Eliot Porter
In wildness is the preservation of the world, from Henry David Thoreau by Henry David Thoreau ( Book )
49 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and held by 2,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Photos of Nature's moods with selections from Thoreau's work
Appalachian wilderness; the great Smoky Mountains by Eliot Porter ( Book )
17 editions published between 1970 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Full-page photographs decorate this excursion into the history of the people, plants, and animals of the Appalachians with emphasis upon the beauty of and problems confronting the Great Smoky Mountains
Down the Colorado : diary of the first trip through the Grand Canyon, 1869 by John Wesley Powell ( Book )
13 editions published between 1964 and 1988 in English and held by 1,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American places by Eliot Porter ( Book )
13 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Here is a close look at America, with a decidly personal touch, by seasoned observers of the continent's varied human and natural history
The place no one knew : Glen Canyon on the Colorado by Eliot Porter ( Book )
23 editions published between 1963 and 2000 in English and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Glen Canyon happens only once; there is no scenic climax anywhere that can quite approach it. Prehistoric Indian sites have been salvaged
Birds of North America : a personal selection by Eliot Porter ( Book )
12 editions published between 1972 and 1992 in English and German and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antarctica by Eliot Porter ( Book )
11 editions published between 1978 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Photographic guide to the world's most remote continent
Nature's chaos by Eliot Porter ( Book )
16 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Photographs by Eliot Porter
Galapagos : the flow of wildness by Eliot Porter ( Book )
14 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and Spanish and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Color photographs and text investigate the scientific and poetic virtues of the Galapagos Islands and describe the need for their conservation as genetic reservoirs for future discovery. For contents and other editions, see Title Catalog
All under heaven : the Chinese world by Eliot Porter ( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the Chinese mind and spirit, illuminated by a stunning collection of photographs
Baja California and the geography of hope by Joseph Wood Krutch ( Book )
9 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Greek world by Eliot Porter ( Book )
9 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summer island : Penobscot country by Eliot Porter ( Book )
10 editions published between 1966 and 1976 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The West by Eliot Porter ( Book )
9 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and French and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captioned color photographs and introductory text present views of the Western landscape in America
Moments of discovery : adventures with American birds by Eliot Porter ( Book )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eliot Porter : in the realm of nature by Paul Martineau ( Book )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Features the work of Eliot Porter, known for his innovative techniques in color photography to produce images of birds and wilderness landscapes"--
Seal song by Brian Davies ( Book )
10 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes in text and photographs the natural history of the harp seal, its physical characteristics, breeding, migratory and behavioral patterns, and natural environment. Also discusses the annual seal hunt in Canada
Monuments of Egypt by Eliot Porter ( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Photos and text of the Egyptian temples, tombs, and pyramids include the Ramesseum, the temples at Karnak, Lexor, Ramesses II, and Nefertari
Forever wild: the Adirondacks by Eliot Porter ( Book )
3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maine by Eliot Porter ( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and German and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Eliot Furness
Eliot Furness Porter
Porter, Eliot
Porter, Eliot F.
Porter, Eliot Furness 1901-1990
פורטר, אליוט 1901-1990
ポーター, エリオット
Languages
English (285)
German (3)
Spanish (1)
French (1)
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