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Peterson, Roger Tory 1908-1996

Overview
Works: 570 works in 2,141 publications in 6 languages and 60,011 library holdings
Genres: Field guides  Pictorial works  Biographies  Reference works  Illustrated works  Juvenile works  Anecdotes  Autobiographies  Literature  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Contributor, Author of introduction, Creator, Photographer, Other, Artist, Adapter
Classifications: QL681, 598.097
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Most widely held works about Roger Tory Peterson
 
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A field guide to western birds : a completely new guide to field marks of all species found in North America west of the 100th meridian and north of Mexico by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

56 editions published between 1941 and 1998 in English and held by 3,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A field guide to the birds of western North America -- sponsored by the National Audubon Society, the National Wildlife Federation, and the Roger Tory Peterson Institute
A field guide to wildflowers of Northeastern and North-Central North America : a visual approach arranged by color, form, and detail by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

28 editions published between 1968 and 1998 in English and held by 2,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and pictures explain how to identify wildflowers, a visual approach arranged by color, form, and detail
The birds by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

79 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 2,883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated survey of bird life, describing evolution, physiology, migration and flight patterns, wing and body communication, nesting, feeding, and family life
A field guide to the birds : a completely new guide to all the birds of eastern and central North America by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

15 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in English and held by 2,842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and illustrates the birds of eastern and central North America, including accidentals, exotics, and escapes; and includes nearly four hundred range maps
A field guide to the birds : giving field marks of all species found east of the Rockies by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

51 editions published between 1939 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An indispensable guide for both the beginner and the expert in identification of birds, emphasizing clues to watch when they are seen at a distance
A field guide to edible wild plants of Eastern and Central North America by Lee Peterson( Book )

6 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 1,690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides complete information for identifying, harvesting, and preparing nearly 400 species of edible wild plants in eastern North America
A field guide to the birds of Britain and Europe by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

103 editions published between 1945 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 1,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peterson field guide to birds of North America by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2019 in English and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In celebration of the centennial of Roger Tory Peterson's birth comes a historic collaboration among renowned birding experts and artists to preserve and enhance the Peterson legacy. This new book combines the Peterson Field Guide to Eastern Birds and the Peterson Field Guide to Western Birds in one volume, filled with accessible, concise information and including almost three hours of video podcasts to make bird watching even easier
Wild America : the record of a 30,000 mile journey around the continent by a distinguished naturalist and his British colleague by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

28 editions published between 1955 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated 30,000-mile tour of the continent
A field guide to trees and shrubs; field marks of all trees, shrubs, and woody vines that grow wild in the northeastern and north-central United States and in southeastern and south-central Canada by George A Petrides( Book )

3 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Field marks of all trees, shrubs, and woody vines that grow wild in the northeastern and north-central United States and in south-eastern and south-central Canada
How to know the birds; an introduction to bird recognition by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

29 editions published between 1949 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to bird identification describing 54 major bird families with 200 species pictured
Audubon's Birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

20 editions published in 1981 in English and French and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and French and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide featuring the Peterson Identification System collects more than sixty years of observations, paintings, and writings to detail the birds of eastern and central North America
The world of birds by James Fisher( Book )

22 editions published between 1964 and 1988 in English and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A large, lavishly illustrated natural history of birds, by two outstanding ornithologists
A field guide to Mexican birds : field marks of all species found in Mexico, Guatemala, Belize (British Honduras), El Salvador by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

28 editions published between 1973 and 1999 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With more than 700 color paintings arranged by families for quick comparison of similar species, and with detailed information on range, habitat, size, and voice, this field guide describes and illustrates 1,038 species of Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, and El Salvador." --Back cover
Backyard birds by Jonathan P Latimer( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, voices, and habitats of a variety of common birds, arranged by their color. Includes the Peterson System of identifying birds by their unique markings
Penguins by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

11 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In four photographic essays and 137 lively drawings, the author captures the essence of species and individuals, from the ponderous Emperor Penguin to the tiny Blue Penguin
A field guide to the birds of Texas, and adjacent states by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

22 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identification of birds by emphasizing their distinguishing characteristics when seen from a distance. Large resident population of birds and those migrating from breeding areas comprise an opportunity for varied observation in Texas
Birds over America by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

13 editions published between 1948 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peterson field guide to birds of eastern and central North America by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2020 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents illustrations and detailed descriptions of the most common species of birds found in the eastern and central areas of North America, with advice on bird identification and maps indicating the range of each species
 
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A field guide to wildflowers of Northeastern and North-Central North America : a visual approach arranged by color, form, and detail
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A field guide to wildflowers of Northeastern and North-Central North America : a visual approach arranged by color, form, and detailThe birdsA field guide to the birds : a completely new guide to all the birds of eastern and central North AmericaA field guide to edible wild plants of Eastern and Central North AmericaA field guide to the birds of Britain and EuropePeterson field guide to birds of North AmericaWild America : the record of a 30,000 mile journey around the continent by a distinguished naturalist and his British colleagueA field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America
Alternative Names
Peterson, R. 1908-1996

Peterson, R. T. 1908-

Peterson, R.T. 1908-1996

Peterson, R. T. (Roger Tory), 1908-

Peterson Roger

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Peterson Roger 1908-1996

Peterson, Roger T.

Peterson, Roger T. 1908-

Peterson, Roger T. (Roger Tory), 1908-

Peterson, Roger Tory

Peterson, Roger Tory, 1908-

Piterson, R.

Roger Tory Peterson Amerikaans zoöloog (1908-1996)

Roger Tory Peterson naturaliste américain

Tory Peterson, Roger.

Tory Peterson, Roger 1908-1996

Питерсон Роджер

پيترسون, لرچر توري

피터슨, R. T. 1908-1996

피터슨, 로저 1908-1996

피터슨, 로저 토리 1908-1996

ピーターソン, ロジャー

ピーターソン, ロジャー・トリー

ピーターソンロジヤー

ピーターソンロジヤー 1908-1996

ロジヤー・ピーターソン

罗杰·托瑞·彼得森

Languages
English (598)

French (7)

German (2)

Swedish (1)

Spanish (1)

Korean (1)