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Audubon, John James 1785-1851

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Works: 2,242 works in 4,344 publications in 4 languages and 94,417 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Diaries  Biographies  Biography  Autobiographies  Juvenile works  Travel writing  History  Quotations 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Draftsman, Artist, Printer, Other, Creator, Lyricist, Collector
Classifications: QL31.A9, 598.2973
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Most widely held works by John James Audubon
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 )

30 editions published between 1966 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,108 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 birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

14 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 1,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the brief text that accompanies these plates, this general plan has been followed: The modern names, both vernacular and scientific, are given. The ranes, based on the Check-List of the American Ornithologists' Union, will suggest in which parts of the country the various species should be expected. Under Habitat and attempt has been made to indicate in which sort of country oe should look for the birds, especially in the breeding season ... Under Identification, comspicuous, diagnostic characteristics have been suggested, as far as space permits."--Introduction
The imperial collection of Audubon animals; the quadrupeds of North America by John James Audubon( Book )

13 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 1,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Up-to-date revision of descriptive information concerning the quadrupeds of North America
Birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

15 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon's Birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

14 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon's animals : the quadrupeds of North America by John James Audubon( Book )

24 editions published between 1951 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quadrupeds of North America by John James Audubon( Book )

68 editions published between 1848 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delineations of American scenery and character by John James Audubon( Book )

15 editions published between 1926 and 1970 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains sketches, anecdotes, and essays describing the travels of Audubon from 1808 to 1834 on his quest to paint every North American bird in its natural habitat. There are several chapters on Labrador and Newfoundland, as Audubon spent a summer in Labrador and time in Newfoundland while on his journey
The art of Audubon : the complete birds and mammals by John James Audubon( Book )

11 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birds of America : from drawings made in the United States and their territories by John James Audubon( )

60 editions published between 1826 and 1967 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition has 65 new images, making a total of 500. The original configurations were altered so that there is only one species per plate. The text is a revision of the Ornithological Biography, rearranged according to Audubon's Synopsis of the Birds of North America (1839)
Bird biographies of John James Audubon by John James Audubon( Book )

11 editions published in 1957 in 3 languages and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon's wildlife ; With selections from the writings of John James Audubon by John James Audubon( Book )

7 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

12 editions published in 1953 in English and Undetermined and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The 435 plates in this volume were originally published by Audubon, in London, during the years 1827-1838. A superb set of these original 'Elephant Folio' plates -- a set believed to be the finest in the state of America -- has, through the courtesy of the owner, been followed to make the present reproductions..." --from book contents
Youth's companion by Youth's Companion( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the pages of the magazine first published in 1827
Audubon birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

13 editions published between 1937 and 1997 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorial book: Mr and Mrs William (Mildred Meitner) Behm
The birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

5 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction and a brief descriptive note for each plate, and both common and scientific names are given as well as habitat, etc
The living world of Audubon mammals by Robert Elman( Book )

6 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraordinarily intimate and beautiful portrayal of the wild creatures that dwell in the forest, fields and mountains of North America
Audubon's birds by John James Audubon( )

14 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon's ambitious project to paint all the birds of North America resulted in a work that represents one of the great steps of ornithology. Not only did he identify new species, he also depicted birds within their natural habitat and in vivid poses. This impressive collection ranges from the Greater Flamingo and Bald Eagle to the Carolina parakeet. Audubon describes every species in concise texts, pointing out the animals' peculiarities. In its convenient format this book is the ideal gift for both science connoisseurs and art lovers
Audubon and his journals by John James Audubon( Book )

53 editions published between 1897 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In vol. 1, Audubon's "European journals" describes his experiences in Great Britain and France; the "Episodes" in v.2 ocurred mostly in North Ameria
 
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Alternative Names

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Odi︠u︡bon, Dzhon Dzheĭms 1785-1851

Odi︠u︡bon, I︠A︡kov 1785-1851

Rabin Jean

Rabin, Jean 1785-1851

Τζον Τζέιμς Οντιμπόν

Джон Джеймс Одюбон

Джон Джеймс Одюбон американский натуралист, орнитолог и художник-натуралист

Джон Джеймс Одюбон американський орнітолог, натураліст і художник

Одюбон, Джон Джеймс

Џон Џејмс Одибон американски орнитолог

Ҷон Ҷамес Аудубон

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ג'ון ג'יימס אודובון

ג'ון ג'יימס אודובון אמן אמריקאי

جان جیمز اودوبان

جون جيمس أودوبون

आडुबान् जान् जेम्स्

জন জেমস আদোবান

ஜான் ஜேம்ஸ் அடுபன்

ജോൺ ജെയിംസ് ഓഡുബോൺ

ဂျွန် ဂျိမ်း ဩဒူဘွန်

ჯონ ჯეიმზ ოდიუბონი ამერიკელი ორნითოლოგი,ნატურალისტი და მხატვარი

오더본, 존 제임스 1785-1851

오두방 1785-1851

오듀본, 존 제임스 1785-1851

존 제임스 오듀본

オーデュボン, ジョン・J

ジョン・ジェームズ・オーデュボン

约翰·詹姆斯·奥杜邦

Languages
English (579)

French (3)

Japanese (2)

German (1)