WorldCat Identities

Proctor, Noble S.

Overview
Works: 24 works in 83 publications in 2 languages and 3,887 library holdings
Genres: Field guides  Laboratory manuals  Guidebooks  Pictorial works  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QL697, 598.24078
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Noble S Proctor
Manual of ornithology : avian structure & function by Noble S Proctor( Book )

15 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed to supplement a basic ornithology textbook, Manual of Ornithology covers systematics and evolution, topography feathers and flight, the skeleton and musculature, and the digestive, circulatory, respiratory, excretory reproductive, sensory, and nervous systems of birds, as well as field techniques for watching and studying birds. Each chapter concludes with a list of key references for the topic covered, with a comprehensive bibliography at the end of the volume. The book will be a guide and reference for every level of bird study - a basic tool for investigation for anyone curious about the fascinating world of birds
Garden birds : how to attract birds to your garden by Noble S Proctor( Book )

13 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes a directory of 100 birds, describing their migration, habitat, scientific name, and physical characteristics
A field guide to the Southeast coast & Gulf of Mexico : coastal habitats, seabirds, marine mammals, fish, & other wildlife by Noble S Proctor( )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This superb book, with its unique focus on the entire marine coastal environment, is the most comprehensive and up-to-date field guide available on the southeastern Atlantic Coast and the Gulf Coast. Not just for beachgoers, the book is essential for birders, whale watchers, fishers, boaters, scuba divers and snorkelers, and shoreline visitors"--Publisher description
Songbirds : how to attract them and identify their songs by Noble S Proctor( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how, why, and when birds choose to sing, offers advice on recognizing the song of individual birds, and presents specific information on one hundred songbirds commonly found in the countryside
A field guide to North Atlantic wildlife : marine mammals, seabirds, fish, and other sea life by Noble S Proctor( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spectacular field guide to the many fascinating creatures of the ocean world algon the norhteaster coast of the United States and the Maritime Provinces of Canada
The songbirds bible : a visual directory of 100 of the most popular songbirds in North America by Noble S Proctor( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential guide for birdwatchers of North America, each bird appears on its own two-page, full-color spread with everthing from a finely detailed illustration of the bird's shape and markings to food advice on attracting the birds to the reader's garden. The accompanying CD features a sample of every bird's song
Hummingbirds( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetic quotations accompany full-page photographs of various hummingbirds
North American songbirds : identify the most common songbirds and hear their calls on your smartphone by Noble S Proctor( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Provides information about the habits and habitats of North America's 100 most common birds. Includes information on how to attract birds as well as how to identify their songs with a QR code that links directly to a recording of each bird's song"--
25 birding areas in Connecticut by Noble S Proctor( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songbirds of North America : a visual directory of 100 of the most popular songbirds by Noble S Proctor( Recording )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides both visual and audio identification of the 100 most popular North American songbirds
Bird anatomy II : the surface anatomy of birds by Patrick J Lynch( )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audiovisual laboratory manual for students of the biology, behavior, flight, and anatomic structure of birds combining text, graphics, animations, and sounds. May optionally be used with the videodisc Encyclopedias of animals, Volume 4, Birds 1 (NOT included, available from Pioneer Communications of America) and supported videodisc player
Répertoire des oiseaux de jardin du Québec et de l'Amérique du Nord : comment attirer les oiseaux dans votre jardin by Noble S Proctor( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une combinaison assez unique de renseignements horticoles et ornithologiques. La première partie (p. 6-47) aborde des sujets comme les arbres, les arbustes, le contrôle des prédateurs, la nourriture et les mangeoires, la construction et l'emplacement des nichoirs. Une centaine d'oiseaux rencontrés régulièrement dans nos jardins sont ensuite présentés: texte descriptif, aire de répartition, principales caractéristiques en encart et illustrations
Répertoire des oiseaux chanteurs du Québec et de l'Amérique du Nord : comment les attirer et les identifier par leurs chants by Noble S Proctor( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'auteur répond d'abord aux questions suivantes: pourquoi, comment, quand et où chantent les oiseaux? Suit un répertoire richement illustré de cent oiseaux chanteurs, où l'on trouve des notes précises sur chaque espèce, y compris son comportement, ses différents chants ainsi que ses exigences en nourriture et en sites de nidification. [SDM]
Feeder birds of Eastern North America by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Song birds by Noble S Proctor( Recording )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical guide about how to recognize individual bird songs with a directory of 100 different songbirds with detailed notes on behavior, song patterns and feeding
A gardener's guide to birds : featuring dozens of ways to attract birds to your garden by Noble Proctor( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

North American songbirds : a visual directory of 100 of the most popular songbirds by Noble S Proctor( Recording )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This visual directory features 100 of the most popular North American songbirds. Beautiful illustrations show each bird's distinctive colors and plumage, and detailed information reveals their origin, behavior, feed, and migration habits. Learn how and why birds sing, and discover the wide range of tones and melodies. A CD of birdsong is included and helps you identify those heard in your backyard, while simple notations in the book denote the rhythmic rise and fall of the songs. Find out when and where to best hear them, and discover how to turn your backyard into a songbird haven, with practical advice on selective planting, feeding routines, and making nesting boxes."--Page [4] cover
Population and interaction studies of seaside and sharptail sparrows in a Connecticut salt marsh by Noble S Proctor( )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rp̌ertoire des oiseaux chanteurs du Qub̌ec et de l'Amřique du Nord : comment les attirer et les identifier par leurs chants by Noble Proctor( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

L'auteur rp̌ond d'abord aux questions suivantes: pourquoi, comment, quand et o ̮chantent les oiseaux? Suit un rp̌ertoire richement illustr ̌de cent oiseaux chanteurs, o ̮l'on trouve des notes prčises sur chaque espc̈e, y compris son comportement, ses diffřents chants ainsi que ses exigences en nourriture et en sites de nidification
The North American Songbirds Bible : a visual directory of 100 of the most popular songbirds by Noble S Proctor( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Manual of ornithology : avian structure & function
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Garden birds : how to attract birds to your gardenSongbirds : how to attract them and identify their songsA field guide to North Atlantic wildlife : marine mammals, seabirds, fish, and other sea lifeThe songbirds bible : a visual directory of 100 of the most popular songbirds in North AmericaFeeder birds of Eastern North America
Alternative Names
Proctor, Noble.

Languages
English (71)

French (6)