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Hudson, W. H. (William Henry) 1841-1922

Overview
Works: 652 works in 2,995 publications in 4 languages and 49,803 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Juvenile works  Guidebooks  Love stories  Records and correspondence  Bibliography  Adventure stories 
Roles: Editor, Librettist, Annotator, Honoree, Lyricist
Classifications: PR6015.U23, 823.8
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Green mansions a romance of the tropical forest by W. H Hudson ( Book )
362 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 10,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the naturalist-author's extensive travels in South America, this is the romance of the bird girl, Rima
The purple land being the narrative of one Richard Lamb's adventures in the Banda Orientál, in South America, as told by himself by W. H Hudson ( Book )
120 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Richard Lamb, a young Englishman, marries a teenage Argentinian girl, Paquita, without asking her father's permission, and is forced to flee to Uruguay with his bride. Lamb leaves his young wife with a relative while he sets off for eastern Uruguay to find work for himself. He soon becomes embroiled in adventures with the Uruguayan gauchos and romances with local women. Lamb unknowingly helps a rebel guerrilla general, Santa Coloma, escape from prison and joins his cause. However, the rebels are defeated in battle and Lamb has to flee in disguise. He helps Demetria, the daughter of an old rebel leader, escape from her persecutors and returns to Montevideo. Lamb, Paquita, Demetria and Santa Coloma evade their government pursuers by slipping away on a boat bound for Buenos Aires
A crystal age by W. H Hudson ( )
79 editions published between 1887 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An explorer falls down a cliff and wakes up in a very different time and place
The book of a naturalist by W. H Hudson ( )
63 editions published between 1917 and 2011 in English and held by 1,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection of essays charmingly captures Hudson's deep love of nature. Classics of nature writing, essays such as Life in a Pine Wood," The Beauty of the Fox," The Discontented Squirrel," The Toad as Traveller," and others are invaluable texts for any nature lover
Afoot in England by W. H Hudson ( Book )
52 editions published between 1909 and 2012 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
W. H. Hudson's account of his rambles through rural England. In these vignettes, the renowned naturalist shows that he is a keen student of the human being, as well as of the animals and birds he loves so much
The purple land being one Richard Lamb's adventures in the Banda Orientál, in South America, as told by himself by W. H Hudson ( )
3 editions published between 1904 and 2012 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travel with dashing protagonist Richard Lamb as he explores the then-largely untraveled vistas of South America. Although he was a product of the period of British imperialism, author William Henry Hudson paints an unusually sympathetic and sensitive portrait of the inhabitants of Uruguay and nearby regions. This masterwork of colonial-era literature is a fascinating read for fans of the action-adventure genre
Idle days in Patagonia by W. H Hudson ( Book )
43 editions published between 1893 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hudson's classic travel memoir recalls the achievement of a lifelong dream: to visit Patagonia. His adventure in this remote region fulfilled not only a private dream, but also a scientific mission, mainly focused on his ornithological interests. This extraordinary narrative of his year-long visit combines history, nature, reflection, and anecdotes about local life
A little boy lost by W. H Hudson ( Book )
53 editions published between 1905 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relates a little boy's many strange adventures when he wanders too far from home and becomes lost
A traveller in little things by W. H Hudson ( Book )
38 editions published between 1921 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sketches, reprinted in part from various periodicals about his travels around England
A hind in Richmond Park by W. H Hudson ( Book )
37 editions published between 1922 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The book is rich in anecdote, but richer in self-revelation." So wrote one reviewer about W. H. Hudson's A Hind in Richmond Park , one of his finest volumes of nature writing. Brimming with beauty and wisdom, Hudson's keen observations about plants, trees, insects, birds, and wild beasts continues to enthrall readers passionate about the natural world
The naturalist in La Plata by W. H Hudson ( Book )
70 editions published between 1892 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
W. H. Hudson grew up on the Argentinean pampas, studying the wildlife of the region and honing his observational skills. An extraordinarily talented writer, Hudson's prose brings the region to life in The Naturalist in La Plata , a natural history brimming with Hudson's portraits of the birds and beasts of the beautiful La Plata. Hudson's deep respect for the environment is apparent here; as he often mourns the nature man has destroyed
Birds and Man by W. H Hudson ( Book )
34 editions published between 1901 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Naturalist W. H. Hudson is renowned for his extraordinary studies of birds and bird behavior as well as for his excellent prose. In Birds and Man , Hudson collects his observations of birds in England into chapters titled "Birds at Their Best", "Parrot Gossip, "The Secret of the Willow Wren", "Ravens in Somerset" and more
A shepherd's life : impressions of the South Wiltshire downs by W. H Hudson ( Book )
70 editions published between 1910 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
W. H. Hudson's frequent rambles around the English countryside resulted in several captivating travel narratives and helped inspire the back-to-nature movement of the 1920s and 1930s. A Shepherd's Life is a collection of Hudson's impressions of the land and people of the South Wiltshire Downs including the shepherds who roam the region with their flocks, their relationships with their dogs, and the hardship of everyday life
Tales of the Pampas by W. H Hudson ( Book )
22 editions published between 1916 and 2011 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
W. H. Hudson grew up on the pampas of Argentina, a region that remained close to his heart even after he moved to England. In Tales of the Pampas, Hudson draws upon his childhood memories to create these six magical short stories about the landscape, the gauchos, and the area that impressed him for the rest of his life
Adventures among birds by W. H Hudson ( Book )
41 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ornithologist and naturalist W. H. Hudson's Adventures Among Birds is an engaging account of the remarkable behavior he's observed among birds. Here is a lonely swan who befriends a trout; a gander who herds his fellow geese into a fox-proof enclosure every evening; and a flock of lapwings who playfully splash newcomers to their group
Nature in downland by W. H Hudson ( Book )
42 editions published between 1900 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Birds of La Plata by W. H Hudson ( Book )
26 editions published between 1920 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The purple land by W. H Hudson ( Book )
48 editions published between 1885 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author makes use of a very slight plot to bind together the narrative of his wanderings through the Spanish American Countries
Birds in town & village, by W.H. Hudson by W. H Hudson ( Book )
34 editions published between 1902 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In his introduction, Hudson explains his book as a series of impressions and essays of bird life. The offerings range from impressions of birds in rural settings to the cruelty of wearing feathers as fashion in Britain. The descriptive section titles include Birds in a Village," Exotic Birds for Britain," and In an Old Garden."
The Land's End by W. H Hudson ( Book )
29 editions published between 1908 and 2011 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
W. H. Hudson “rambled around England for many years; those travels were captured in his delightful narrative Afoot in England. He finally came upon Cornwall, and the visit resulted in the captivating Land's End, a portrait of the region and the people who live there—and a must-read for anyone passionate about traveling in the United Kingdom
 
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Alternative Names
Hadsôn, W. H. 1841-1922
Harford, Henry.
Harford, Henry 1841-1922
Hudson, Guillermo Enrique.
Hudson Guillermo Enrique 1841-1922
Hudson, W. H.
Hudson, William H. 1841-1922
Hudson, William Henry
Hudson, William Henry 1841-1922
ハドスン, W. H
ハドスン, ウィリアム・ヘンリ
ハドソン
Languages
English (1,512)
Spanish (8)
Japanese (1)
German (1)
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