WorldCat Identities

Dowden, Anne Ophelia 1907-2007

Overview
Works: 42 works in 112 publications in 5 languages and 11,385 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  History  Exhibition, pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Pictorial works  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: QK475.8, 582.130973
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Most widely held works about Anne Ophelia Dowden
 
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Most widely held works by Anne Ophelia Dowden
The blossom on the bough: a book of trees by Anne Ophelia Dowden( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1994 in English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the importance of forests, the parts and cycles of trees, the functions of flowers and fruits, the distinctive features of conifers, and the forest regions in the United States
From flower to fruit by Anne Ophelia Dowden( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and drawings explain how flowers mature into seed-bearing fruit
Shakespeare's flowers by Jessica Kerr( Book )

21 editions published between 1969 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color illustrations accompany quotations from twenty-four Shakespearean dramas about twenty-seven flowers. Explains what each flower meant in Elizabethan times and Shakespeare's particular use of it in his plays
The clover and the bee : a book of pollination by Anne Ophelia Dowden( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the process of pollination, describing the reproductive parts of a flower and the role that insects, birds, mammals, wind, and water play in the process
State flowers by Anne Ophelia Dowden( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a description of and background information about each of the fifty state flowers
Consider the lilies : plants of the Bible by John Paterson( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and German and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents botanical illustrations of familiar and exotic flowers, trees, and plants mentioned in the accompanying Bible verses and selections
Wildflowers and the stories behind their names by Phyllis S Busch( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes more than sixty familiar American wildflowers and presents the stories behind their popular names
The lore & legends of flowers by Robert L Crowell( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents lore and legends behind several common flowers including narcissus, crocus, dandelion, carnation, and marigold
Look at a flower by Anne Ophelia Dowden( Book )

3 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information on classification, structure, and pollination of plants and descriptions of ten common plant families
Plants of Christmas by Hal Borland( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1987 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the legends and symbols of the traditional plants of Christmas, such as English holly, ivy, mistletoe, and poinsettia
Poisons in our path : plants that harm and heal by Anne Ophelia Dowden( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and natural habitats of several varieties of plants, as well as their poisonous, medical, and magical properties
This noble harvest : a chronicle of herbs by Anne Ophelia Dowden( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to herbs, their history, characteristics, and their many uses
The golden circle : a book of months by Hal Borland( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and paintings provide panoramic and miniature views of the natural world month-by-month
Wild green things in the city : a book of weeds by Anne Ophelia Dowden( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces in text and detailed illustrations the characteristics of common plants that grow in the city during various months of the year
The secret life of the flowers by Anne Ophelia Dowden( Book )

11 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in 4 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plants of the Bible by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roses by Anne Ophelia Dowden( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne Ophelia Todd Dowden : a blossom on the bough : catalogue of an exhibition, 19 September 2002 through 28 February 2003 by Anne Ophelia Dowden( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The little hill : a chronicle of the flora on a half acre at the Green Camp, Ringwood, New Jersey by Anne Ophelia Dowden( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief history of Cooper Union's Green Camp facility, with a description and catalog of the plants native to that area of New Jersey
Roses; selections by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Poisons in our path : plants that harm and heal
Alternative Names
Anne Ophelia Todd Dowden

Dowden, Anne Ophelia Todd

Dowden, Anne Ophelia Todd 1907-

Todd, Anne Ophelia

Todd, Anne Ophelia 1907-

Todd, Anne Ophelia 1907-2007

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From flower to fruitShakespeare's flowersConsider the lilies : plants of the BiblePoisons in our path : plants that harm and heal