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Davidson, Marshall B.

Overview
Works: 134 works in 350 publications in 2 languages and 24,010 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Art  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Juvenile works  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Redactor, Publishing director, Publisher
Classifications: NK806, 709.73
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Marshall B Davidson
 
Most widely held works by Marshall B Davidson
The original water-color paintings by John James Audubon for the birds of America : reproduced in color for the first time from the collection at the New-York Historical Society by John James Audubon( Book )

33 editions published between 1966 and 1985 in English and held by 2,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With this publication virtually the entire series of paintings created by John James Audubon for The Birds of America is reproduced for the first time in full color and with the accuracy made possible by modern photographic techniques. There is nothing in American art to which this large collection of Audubon's original work can be compared. No other artist of his time was so sensitively and intimately concerned with the natural wonders of the American scene. No single person before or since has contributed so much to the art of painting birds. - Introduction
The American Heritage history of notable American houses by Marshall B Davidson( Book )

8 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 1,901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of life in America in terms of the houses Americans have planned, built, and lived in. From this we can reconstruct the growth of ideas, of cultural patterns, and of practical expedients that have led to the problems and possibilities that are our present inheritance
The Horizon book of lost worlds by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

8 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 1,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes material on the ancient civilization of Egypt, Mesopotamia, Sumer, Babylonia, the Indus river, Crete, Mycenae, and Anatolia. Also includes material on the Minoans, Etruscans, Khmers, and Maya
Life in America by Marshall B Davidson( Book )

37 editions published between 1942 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American heritage history of colonial antiques by Marshall B Davidson( Book )

6 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 1,795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the steady convergence of comfort and culture through the various colonial periods with a fine emphasis put on the rewards resulting from the intermingling of stylistic influences that came to America through trade and busy immigration
The American heritage history of the artists' America by Marshall B Davidson( Book )

11 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A comprehensive view of the American scene depicted by principal artists in this country."
The American heritage history of American antiques from the Revolution to the Civil War by Marshall B Davidson( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American heritage history of the writers' America by Marshall B Davidson( Book )

10 editions published between 1923 and 1973 in English and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American heritage history of antiques from the Civil War to World War I by Marshall B Davidson( Book )

7 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Horizon concise history of France by Marshall B Davidson( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Horizon history of the world in 1776 by Marshall B Davidson( Book )

5 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a glamorous, inconsistent, creative age that was on the verge of tremendous changes
The American Wing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The drawing of America : eyewitnesses to history by Marshall B Davidson( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three centuries of American antiques : American heritage by Marshall B Davidson( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the most comprehensive, authoritative, and generously illustrated volume of antiques covering the whole span of periods of furniture and decorative arts in America. It is also one of the liveliest,most stimulating presentations of its kind. For the antiques buff, it provides the largest and most varied collection of artifacts from these three centuries ever brought together in one book
Treasures of the New York Public Library by New York Public Library( Book )

8 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses and illustrates 300 of the most important manuscripts, books, maps, prints, photographs, and ephemera held at the New York Public Library
New York : a pictorial history by Marshall B Davidson( Book )

6 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of art : from 25,000 B.C. to the present by Marshall B Davidson( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of art in painting and sculpture from ancient times through the Renaissance period and in our own times
The American Wing : a guide by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

10 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The age of Napoleon by J. Christopher Herold( Book )

9 editions published between 1962 and 1983 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Called an "outstanding work of popular history" by The New York Times, this book is the biography of an enigmatic and legendary personality, as well as the portrait of an entire age. The author explores relevant political, cultural, military, commercial, and social history. -- Publisher's description
500 years of life in America : an illustrated history by Marshall B Davidson( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and German and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Davidson, Marshall‏

Davidson, Marshall 1907-1989

Davidson, Marshall B.

Davidson, Marshall Bowman‏

Languages
English (178)

German (1)