WorldCat Identities

Phillips, Roger 1932-

Overview
Works: 148 works in 808 publications in 8 languages and 20,361 library holdings
Genres: Identification guides  Pictorial works  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Sources 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Photographer, Creator, Other, zxx, Collector
Classifications: QK617, 582.16097
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Roger Phillips
Trees of North America and Europe by Roger Phillips( Book )

77 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over one thousand full-color photographs feature leaves, flowers, fruit, and other identifying characteristics
Mushrooms of North America by Roger Phillips( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures the mushrooms and other fungi of North America with over 1,000 photographs
Shrubs by Roger Phillips( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to 1900 shrubs with color photos arranged according to their flowering season
Mushrooms & other fungi of North America by Roger Phillips( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the warning to "never eat any mushroom that you are not certain is edible," this comprehensive field guide introduces the most common genera with descriptions of physical characteristics, edibility, habitat, and growing season. Includes approximately 1,000 color photos showing various parts and stages of growth
Rocks, minerals & fossils of the world by Chris Pellant( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated guide to the rocks, minerals, and fossils found throughout the world
Vegetables by Roger Phillips( Book )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In addition to detailed coverage of more than 650 types of vegetables from around the world, all of which can be grown in the U.S., this primer on vegetables and vegetable gardening gives descriptions of the important vegetable families, tips on culitvation, lists of seed suppliers, and more
Perennials : the definitive reference with over 2500 photographs by Roger Phillips( Book )

30 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers growing and propagation tips, discusses the origins of plants and their varieties, covers natural planting associations, provides flowering times, explores sedges and ferns, and mentions gardens to visit around the world
Roses by Roger Phillips( Book )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The botanical garden by Roger Phillips( Book )

12 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mushrooms and other fungi of Great Britain and Europe by Roger Phillips( Book )

58 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The culmination of over thirty years' work, this authoritative and superbly illustrated reference work is packed with the most up-to-date information and original photographs. Roger Phillips' Mushrooms is both clear and user friendly, making it the essential illustrated encyclopedia for both experienced mushroom hunters and those with a new interest in the subject. Unsurpassed in both illustrative and descriptive detail, Mushrooms contains over 1,250 photographs, often showing specimens in various stages of growth, and includes the latest scientific and common names as well as current ecological information on endangered species
Annuals and biennials : the definitive reference with over 1,000 photographs by Roger Phillips( Book )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and Dutch and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprehensive illustrated directory of 1,000 annuals and biennials, including planting tips, design ideas and sources
Best rose guide : a comprehensive selection by Roger Phillips( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over 850 roses are described and illustrated. Entries are arranged by group with information on the original wild species and the history of the cultivated roses. Further sections included cultivation and companion planting
The Random House book of herbs by Roger Phillips( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to grow, harvest, use, and store culinary herbs, salad herbs, vegetables, berries, scented herbs, strewing herbs, dye plants, and medicinal herbs, and includes tips on herb teas
The Random House book of perennials by Roger Phillips( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Random House book of bulbs by Roger Phillips( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"There is a bulb in flower every day of the year, and no other group of plants is so versatile or easy to cultivate. Over 1,000 bulbs, corms, tubers and rhizomes from all over the world are included in this book, shown in bloom in superb full-color photographs. The text and illustrations are arranged in flowering order to guide gardeners on how to choose size and color, how to plant and grow bulbs, and how to select soil conditions and flowering times."--
Wild flowers of Britain by Roger Phillips( Book )

39 editions published between 1977 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerangschikt naar bloeiperioden - van voor- tot najaar - en voorzien van beknopte beschrijvingen
Wild food by Roger Phillips( Book )

18 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Phillips, creator of "Wild Flowers" and its bestselling companion volumes, turns his attention and his camera to the wide range of good things to eat from the countryside and seashore. From the multitude of species that are safely edible, he has selected those that are actually attractive and appetizing as food. Beautiful colour photography shows each species growing in the wild - for accurate identification - and prepared as an appealing dish. Well-known wine and food writers such as Jane grigson, Katie Stewart and B.C.A. Turner are among those who have contributed the recipes that accompany Roger Phillips' photographs.--
Grasses, ferns, mosses & lichens of Great Britain and Ireland by Roger Phillips( Book )

30 editions published between 1980 and 1994 in English and German and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Submarines by Ronald G Cave( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and French and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief text with supplementary questions and answers deal with various aspects of submarines and other underwater craft
Renaissance Italy by Anton Powell( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the revival of interest in classical knowledge; how scholars, artists, and scientists used this knowledge as the foundation for new ideas; and the lives of ordinary people
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.31 (from 0.17 for Mushrooms ... to 0.91 for Roger Phil ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Trees of North America and Europe
Languages
English (250)

German (47)

Italian (25)

French (22)

Dutch (20)

Spanish (9)

Swedish (5)

Danish (4)

Covers
Mushrooms of North AmericaShrubsMushrooms & other fungi of North AmericaRocks, minerals & fossils of the worldVegetablesPerennials : the definitive reference with over 2500 photographsRosesThe botanical garden