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Ricketts, Edward Flanders 1897-1948

Overview
Works: 82 works in 288 publications in 8 languages and 12,748 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Records and correspondence  Popular works 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Bibliographic antecedent, Correspondent, Editor
Classifications: QL138, 508.722
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Most widely held works about Edward Flanders Ricketts
 
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Most widely held works by Edward Flanders Ricketts
The log from the Sea of Cortez : the narrative portion of the book, Sea of Cortez by John Steinbeck( Book )

43 editions published between 1951 and 2000 in English and held by 1,964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work is the narrative portion of the book, Sea of Cortez, by the Author and E.F. Ricketts, 1941, here reissued with a profile, "About Ed Ricketts."
Between Pacific tides by Edward Flanders Ricketts( Book )

22 editions published between 1939 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book describes the habits and habitats of the animals that live in one of the most prolific life zones of the world--the rocky shores and tide pools of the Pacific Coast of the United States. The intricate and fascinating life processes of these creatures are described with affectionate care. The animals are grouped according to their most characteristic habitat, whether rocky shore, sandy beach, mud flat, or wharf piling, and the authors discuss their life history, physiology, and community relations, and the influence of wave shock and shifting tide level. Though the basic purpose and structure--and much of the text--of the book remain the same, content has been increased by about 20 percent; a multitude of changes and additions has been made in the text; the Annotated Systematic Index and General Bibliography have been updated and greatly expanded (now almost 2,300 entries); more than 200 new photographs and drawings have been incorporated; and an entirely new chapter has been added--a topical presentation of the several factors influencing distribution of organisms along the shore. This edition also includes John Steinbeck's Foreword to the 1948 edition
Sea of Cortez; a leisurely journal of travel and research, with a scientific appendix comprising materials for a source book on the marine animals of the Panamic faunal province by John Steinbeck( Book )

23 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The collaboration of two friends -- one a novelist, one a marine biologist -- produced a volume in which fascinating popular science is woven into a narrative of man's dreams, his ideals, and his accomplishments through the centuries. Sea of Cortez is one of those rare books that are all things to all readers. Actually the record of a brief collecting expedition in the lonely Gulf of California, it will be science to the scientist, philosophy to the philosopher, and to the average man an adventure in living and thinking."--Amazon.com
Between Pacific tides : an account of the habits and habitats of some five hundred of the common, conspicuous seashore invertebrates of the Pacific Coast between Sitka, Alaska, and northern Mexico by Edward Flanders Ricketts( Book )

46 editions published between 1939 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Outer shores( Book )

in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sea of Cortez : a leisurely journal of travel and research by John Steinbeck( Book )

2 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA
The outer shores : part I, Ed Ricketts and John Steinbeck explore the Pacific Coast by Edward Flanders Ricketts( Book )

12 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eventyr på Mexico-kysten by John Steinbeck( Book )

6 editions published between 1953 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1940, Steinbeck and his friend, biologist Ed Ricketts, ventured into the Gulf of California to search for marine invertebrates along the beaches. This day-by-day account of their trip, drawn from the longer work, Sea of Cortez, is a combination of science, philosophy, and high-speed adventure that provides a portrait of Steinbeck and Ricketts
Journey to Steinbeck's Baja( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loosely based on the book The log from the Sea of Cortez, this PBS production documents a voyage led by naturalist Ron LaValley which retraced the route traveled by John Steinbeck and Ed Ricketts down the Pacific Baja Coast and into the Sea of Cortez
Logbuch des Lebens : Im Golf von Kalifornien. Mit einer Vita Ed Ricketts by John Steinbeck( Book )

4 editions published between 1953 and 1988 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Por el mar de Cortés by John Steinbeck( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una primavera de 1940, el escritor John Steinbeck y su amigo, el biólogo marino Ed Doc Ricketts, se embarcaron en un viaje que habían soñado hacer juntos mucho tiempo atrás. Mientras el mundo entero estaba a punto de sumergirse en lo que sería la Segunda Guerra Mundial, Steinbeck y Ricketts recorrieron durante seis semanas, en un pequeño barco sardinero llamado Western Flyer, más de cuatro mil millas: desde la bahía de Monterrey hacia el sur, bordeando la península de Baja California, hasta adentrarse en el casi inexplorado mar de Cortés
Between the Pacific tides; an account of the habits and habitats of some 500 common seashore invertebrates of the Pacific coast by Edward Flanders Ricketts( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The narrative portion of the book, Sea of Cortez (1941) by John Steinbeck( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This light-hearted journal tells of John Steinbeck's fishing trip with Ed Ricketts. Combining science and adventure, Steinbeck voices his deeply-held views of man's place in the natural world
Logbuch des Lebens, Geschichte einer Expedition by John Steinbeck( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Çılgın dünyadan uzak. by John Steinbeck( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in Turkish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renaissance man of Cannery Row : the life and letters of Edward F. Ricketts by Edward Flanders Ricketts( Book )

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

Many of Rickett's letters discuss his studies of the Pacific littoral and his theories of "phalanx" and transcendence. Epistles to family members, often tender and humorous, add dimension and depth to Steinbeck's mythologized depictions of Ricketts." "Editor Katharine A. Rodger has enriched the correspondence with an introduction, a biographical essay, and a list of works cited. The book will be important for students of John Steinbeck and the development of 20th-century American fiction, as well as for those interested in the history of science, especially in the fields of marine biology and ecology."--Jacket
The Log from the Sea of Cortez. The narrative portion of the book Sea of Cortez [by J. Steinbeck and E.F. Ricketts] with a profile "About Ed Ricketts," etc. [With a map.] by John Steinbeck( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between Pacific Tides, etc. (Revised edition.) by Edward Flanders Ricketts( Book )

2 editions published in 1948 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Steinbeck and Edward F. Ricketts : the shaping of a novelist by Richard Astro( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Between Pacific tides
Alternative Names
Ed Ricketts Amerikaans bioloog (1897-1948)

Ed Ricketts US-amerikanischer Meeresbiologe und Philosoph

Edward Ricketts biologo, ecologo e filosofo statunitense

Flanders Ricketts, Edward 1896-1948

Ricketts, Doc 1897-1948

Ricketts, E. F.

Ricketts, E.F. 1896-1948

Ricketts, E. F. (Edward Flanders), 1896-1948

Ricketts, Ed.

Ricketts, Ed 1897-1948

Ricketts, Edward F.

Ricketts, Edward F. 1897-1948

Ricketts, Edward F. (Edward Flanders), 1897-1948

Ricketts, Edward Flanders 1896-1948

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Between Pacific tidesSea of Cortez; a leisurely journal of travel and research, with a scientific appendix comprising materials for a source book on the marine animals of the Panamic faunal provinceThe narrative portion of the book, Sea of Cortez (1941)Renaissance man of Cannery Row : the life and letters of Edward F. RickettsLeopold's shack and Ricketts's lab : the emergence of environmentalismBreaking through : essays, journals, and travelogues of Edward F. RickettsEdward F. Ricketts