WorldCat Identities

Kieran, John 1892-1981

Overview
Works: 164 works in 385 publications in 3 languages and 13,659 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Guidebooks  Pictorial works  Literature  History  Poetry  Fiction  Periodicals  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Speaker, Creator, Interviewer
Classifications: GV23, 031
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Most widely held works by John Kieran
The story of the Olympic games, 776 B.C. to 1972 by John Kieran( Book )

96 editions published between 1936 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 3,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes briefly the legends and scandals of the ancient Olympics, and then discusses the victories, defeats, and political undercurrents of the modern games, through 1964
A natural history of New York City, a personal report after fifty years of study & enjoyment of wildlife within the boundaries of Greater New York by John Kieran( Book )

17 editions published between 1959 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to trees by John Kieran( Book )

11 editions published between 1952 and 1966 in English and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the more common trees and shrubs, illustrating the leaves, bark, seeds, and fall color in detail
An introduction to birds by John Kieran( Book )

9 editions published between 1946 and 1965 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the general reader. For other editions, see Author Catalog
An introduction to nature : birds, wild flowers, trees by John Kieran( Book )

8 editions published between 1950 and 1966 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author's "Introduction to Birds", "Introduction to Wild Flowers", and "Introduction to Trees" have been combined into one volume, with a new foreword. For other editions, see Author Catalog
An introduction to wild flowers by John Kieran( Book )

9 editions published between 1952 and 1965 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes one hundred of the most common wild flowers of this country and Canada. Non-technical account for beginners. For other editions, see Author Catalog
Information please almanac, atlas and yearbook( )

in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John James Audubon by Margaret Ford Kieran( Book )

4 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the naturalist and artist who was one of the first persons to study and paint the birds of the United States
Treasury of great nature writing by John Kieran( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Footnotes on nature by John Kieran( Book )

8 editions published between 1947 and 1981 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American sporting scene by John Kieran( Book )

10 editions published between 1941 and 1946 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Poems I remember by John Kieran( Book )

12 editions published between 1942 and 1985 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information please almanac( )

in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Kieran's Nature notes by John Kieran( Book )

5 editions published between 1941 and 1969 in English and German and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Books I love; being a selection of 100 titles for a home library, with added comment on other books, many authors and the delights of reading by John Kieran( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveille; war poems by members of our armed forces by Daniel Henderson( Book )

4 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems to remember( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweeny's adventure by Joseph Krumgold( Book )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Kieran's Treasury of great nature writing by John Kieran( Book )

3 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not under oath : recollections and reflections by John Kieran( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of a successful author, sports columnist, radio commentator and naturalist
 
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A natural history of New York City, a personal report after fifty years of study & enjoyment of wildlife within the boundaries of Greater New York
Alternative Names
John F. Kieran American sportswriter

Kieran, John Francis 1892-

Languages
English (225)

Spanish (7)

German (1)

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