WorldCat Identities

Audubon, John James 1785-1851

Overview
Works: 1,748 works in 3,340 publications in 3 languages and 88,213 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Biography  Diaries  Exhibition, pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  History  Personal narratives 
Subject Headings: Naturalists 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Collector, Printer, Other, Honoree
Classifications: QL31.A9, 598.2973
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about John James Audubon
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by John James Audubon
The birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

81 editions published between 1827 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,734 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
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 )

13 editions published between 1966 and 1985 in English and held by 1,735 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 imperial collection of Audubon animals; the quadrupeds of North America by John James Audubon( Book )

15 editions published between 1957 and 1967 in English and held by 1,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Up-to-date revision of descriptive information concerning the quadrupeds of North America
Audubon's America; the narratives and experiences of John James Audubon by John James Audubon( Book )

9 editions published between 1940 and 1973 in English and held by 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

4 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

48 editions published between 1837 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

21 editions published between 1951 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John James Audubon, the most gifted of our early naturalist-artists, was driven by an insatiable curiosity about wild life and an instinctive desire to paint
Audubon's Birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

16 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

53 editions published between 1849 and 1986 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bird biographies of John James Audubon by John James Audubon( Book )

10 editions published in 1957 in 3 languages and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 1966 and 1979 in English and French and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of reproductions and a catalog of 500 engravings from Audubon's Birds of America and G. Dock's text from the Audubon folio
The original water-color paintings by John James Audubon for the birds of America : reproduced in color from the collection at the New-York Historical Society by John James Audubon( Book )

19 editions published between 1966 and 1985 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ornithological biography or an account of the habits of the birds of the United States of America ; accompanied by descriptions of the objects represented in the work entitled The birds of America, and interspersed with delineations of American scenery and manners by John James Audubon( Book )

55 editions published between 1831 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The textual counterpart to The birds of America, plates 1-100
Audubon's birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The living world of Audubon mammals by Robert Elman( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 470 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 birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

10 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unabridged republication of the work first published by J.J. Audubon and J.B. Chevalier in 1840-1844
Audubon : early drawings by John James Audubon( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In these 116 portraits of species collected in America and Europe, we see Audubon inventing his ingenious methods of posing and depicting his subjects, and we trace his development into a scientist and an artist who could proudly sign his artworks "drawn from Nature."
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.00 for The boy wh ... to 0.55 for Ornitholog ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Audobon, John James

Audubon, J.-J. 1785-1851

Audubon, J. J. (John James), 1785-1851

Audubon, Jean-Jacques

Audubon Jean-Jacques 1785-1851

Audubon, Jean Jacques Fougère 1785-1851

Audubon, John J. 1785-1851

Audubon, John James

Audubon, John James Laforest

Çon Çames Audubon

Con Ceyms Audubon

Fougère, Jean-Jacques

Jean-Jacques Audubon

John J. Audubon

John James Audubon

John James Audubon amerykański ornitolog, przyrodnik i malarz

John James Audubon ornithologist, naturalist, and painter

John James Audubon ornitologo e illustratore statunitense

John James Audubon US-amerikanischer Ornithologe

John James Laforest Audubon

Odi︠u︡bon, Dzhon Dzheĭms 1785-1851

Odi︠u︡bon, I︠A︡kov 1785-1851

Rabin, Jean 1785-1851

Τζον Τζέιμς Οντιμπόν

Джон Джеймс Одюбон

Одюбон, Джон Джеймс

Ҷон Ҷамес Аудубон

ג'ון ג'יימס אודובון

جان جیمز اودوبان

جون جيمس أودوبون

आडुबान् जान् जेम्स्

জন জেমস আদোবান

ஜான் ஜேம்ஸ் அடுபன்

ဂျွန် ဂျိမ်း ဩဒူဘွန်

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 (742)

French (35)

German (1)

Covers
Audubon : early drawingsJohn James Audubon : the making of an AmericanAudubon and his journalsWritings and drawingsA nest for Celeste : a story about art, inspiration, and the meaning of homeAudubon : life and art in the American wildernessThe life of John James Audubon : the naturalist