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Sibbick, John

Overview
Works: 158 works in 419 publications in 8 languages and 11,393 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  Dictionaries  History  Encyclopedias  Literature  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Pop-up books  Toy and movable books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Contributor, Photographer, Other
Classifications: QE862.D5, 567.91
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Sibbick
The illustrated encyclopedia of dinosaurs : an original and compelling insight into life in the dinosaur kingdom by David Norman( Book )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and French and held by 1,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detailed examination of the world of dinosaurs, their appearance, behavior, and families, describing current theories about their extinction and explaining how paleontologists study their fossilized remains
Gods & pharaohs from Egyptian mythology by Geraldine Harris( Book )

19 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in English and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the myths of the ancient Egyptians and a glimpse of the civilization that created them
Dinosaurs : a concise natural history by David E Fastovsky( )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the authors of The Evolution and Extinction of the Dinosaurs comes an introduction to the study of dinosaurs for non-specialists designed to excite readers about science by using dinosaurs to illustrate and discuss geology, natural history and evolution. While focusing on dinosaurs it also uses them to convey other aspects of the natural sciences, including fundamental concepts in evolutionary biology, physiology, life history, and systematics. Considerable attention is devoted the nature of science itself: what it is, what it is not, and how science can be used to investigate particular kinds of questions. Dinosaurs is unique because it fills a gap between the glossy, fact-driven dinosaur books and the higher-level academic books, addressing the paleontology of dinosaurs exactly as professionals in the field do."--Jacket
Heroes, gods & emperors from Roman mythology by Kerry Usher( Book )

18 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses life in ancient Rome and presents the myths that civilization has bequeathed us
Spirits, heroes & hunters from North American Indian mythology by Marion Wood( Book )

16 editions published between 1981 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of American Indian myths and legends illustrating the customs and values of the traditional Indian way of life
Warriors, gods & spirits from Central & South American mythology by Douglas Gifford( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents myths and legends from the Aztecs, Toltecs, Mayas, and Incas, from the jungle tribes of Brazil, from the pampas, and from the Yamana Indians
My favorite dinosaurs by John Sibbick( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the most respected dinosaur artist in the world"--Cover
Vertebrate palaeontology : biology and evolution by M. J Benton( )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vertebrate palaeontology is a lively field, with new discoveries reported every week ... and not only dinosaurs! This new edition reflects the international scope of vertebrate palaeontology, with a special focus on exciting new finds from China. A key aim is to explain the science. Gone are the days of guesswork. Young researchers use impressive new numerical and imaging methods to explore the tree of life, macroevolution, global change, and functional morphology. The fourth edition is completely revised. The cladistic framework is strengthened, and new functional and developmenta
The concise dinosaur encyclopedia by David Burnie( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Concise Dinosaur Encyclopedia is the most compact and comprehensive volume available for all the family. This portable encyclopedia uses a highly visual approach to a popular subject, with show-stopping artwork of dinosaurs in action. The book combines hard facts with interesting and intriguing feature spreads detailing dinosaur lifestyle, behavior, families, and habitat. From how life on earth began and how animals evolved to the catastrophic events that brought about the end of the dinosaurs, this book is a must for every dinosaur enthusiast. Timelines, a detailed glossary, and a comprehensive index help guide the reader through the book.--
Dinosaurs : a global view by Sylvia Massey Czerkas( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book presents a clear and exciting chronology documenting the worldwide events which led to the origins, continual evolution and extinction of the dinosaurs
Creatures of long ago : dinosaurs by John Sibbick( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and movable features of the book introduce a variety of dinosaurs, mysterious creatures of long ago
Birds of prey by Joe Firmin( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and Welsh and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief introduction to birds of prey and their hunting, feeding, nesting, and migration habits
Wonderful animals of Australia by John Sibbick( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and pop-up illustrations depict animals of Australia, including the kangaroo, emu, desert frog, and echidna
The Kingfisher illustrated dinosaur encyclopedia by David Burnie( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dinosaurs have always captured the imagination like no other animals on Earth, and The Kingfisher Illustrated Dinosaur Encyclopedia vividly recreates their prehistoric lives. Arranged chronologically, with special features on dinosaur habits and habitats, the encyclopedia is packed with information about how fossil finds can be interpreted to tell us about every aspect of the prehistoric world. Brought to life with hundreds of outstanding illustrations and photographs, this is undoubtedly the most authoritative, up-to-date, and visually stunning guide to the world of these amazing creatures
Animals of long ago by Judith Diment( Book )

6 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces early animals of the land and the sea
Clothes and ornaments by Stephanie Thompson( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates clothing from around the world used for a variety of purposes from the earliest times to today
Life on the seashore by Heather Angel( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and pictures present the animals of the seashore
Dinosaurs by David Norman( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the origins, family groups, habitats, feeding patterns, distinctive features, and fossil remains of various dinosaurs
Guerreros, dioses y espíritus de la mitología de América Central y Sudamérica by Douglas Gifford( Book )

20 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mitos y leyendas, provenientes tanto de las civilizaciones más antiguas (aztecas, toltecas, mayas, incas) como de épocas más recientes
Weird & wonderful by M. J Benton( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the strangest dinosaurs, providing color illustrations and details on their physical characteristics, geographic areas, time periods, diets, and why they looked so odd
 
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Heroes, gods & emperors from Roman mythology
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Gods & pharaohs from Egyptian mythologyDinosaurs : a concise natural historyHeroes, gods & emperors from Roman mythologyWarriors, gods & spirits from Central & South American mythologyMy favorite dinosaursVertebrate palaeontology : biology and evolutionThe concise dinosaur encyclopediaCreatures of long ago : dinosaurs
Alternative Names
John Sibbick British illustrator

John Sibbick il·lustrador britànic

John Sibbick ilustrador británico

John Sibbick ilustrador británicu

Sibiks, Džons

シビック, ジョン

Languages
English (140)

Spanish (22)

French (9)

Swedish (4)

Czech (2)

Welsh (1)

Polish (1)

Italian (1)