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Nuttall, Thomas 1786-1859

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Works: 285 works in 872 publications in 1 language and 8,273 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Bibliography  Catalogs  Field guides  Illustrated works  Portraits  Classification  Handbooks and manuals  Diaries  History 
Roles: Author, Composer, Correspondent, Collector
Classifications: Q111, 917.6
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The genera of North American plants by Thomas Nuttall( Book )

37 editions published between 1818 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journal of travels into the Arkansa Territory by Thomas Nuttall( Book )

27 editions published between 1821 and 2011 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A manual of the ornithology of the United States and of Canada by Thomas Nuttall( Book )

37 editions published between 1832 and 2014 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journal of travels into the Arkansas Territory during the year 1819 by Thomas Nuttall( Book )

58 editions published between 1819 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey from Philadelphia, down the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers to the Arkansas, continuing across Arkansas to the interior of the modern Oklahoma, returning via the Arkansas and Mississippi Rivers, and then to New Orleans
The North American sylva, or, A description of the forest trees of the United States, Canada and Nova Scotia : considered particularly with respect to their use in the arts and their introduction into commerce ; to which is added a description of the most useful of the European forest trees by François André Michaux( Book )

43 editions published between 1841 and 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second issue of the first edition. This publication is the most important work relating to American trees prior to the 20th century. It is the product of the efforts of two of the greatest naturalists to work in 19th-century America, Francois A. Michaux and Thomas Nuttall. Michaux's work is based on his extensive travels in the eastern half of America, and those of his father, from the 1790s on. Both men were friendly with Jefferson and other leading figures, who aided them in their work and travels. The first edition of his work was published in Paris in 1817-19, although bearing a Philadelphia imprint. The plates were executed by the great French flower painter, Redouté, and his associate, Bessa and shipped to America. Later the copperplates were sent over as well. The sheets of the first effort at reprinting the work were destroyed by fire, but the copper plates were separately stored and thus survived to be employed in later editions in Philadelphia. There are numerous American editions using these plates. The first American edition of Michaux was issued at New Harmony in 1841 and reissued with cancel title in Cincinnati in 1842. This second edition was reissued using the same plates until 1856, when a fire destroyed the text plates but not the Redouté coppers. The third American edition began in 1857 and was also reissued several times. Thomas Nuttall was one of the most intrepid American naturalists of his day, travelling extensively in the Mississippi Valley and the Far West in the 1820s and '30s to gather botanical specimens. His work, designed to supplement that of Michaux, covers eastern species overlooked by the Frenchman, and new species Nuttall had gathered in the Midwest and West. His work was first published in Philadelphia in 1842-49. The more up-to-date method of using colored lithographs for the plates was employed in the Nuttall volumes, since the publisher did not have engraved plates in stock, as was the case with the Michaux work. The Nuttall was also reprinted a number of times, in uniform editions with the Michaux
An introduction to systematic and physiological botany by Thomas Nuttall( Book )

22 editions published between 1827 and 2010 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nuttall's travels into the old Northwest; an unpublished 1810 diary by Thomas Nuttall( Book )

6 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular handbook of the birds of the United States and Canada by Thomas Nuttall( Book )

22 editions published between 1903 and 1929 in English and Undetermined and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular handbook of the ornithology of eastern North America by Thomas Nuttall( Book )

39 editions published between 1891 and 2012 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The North American sylva; or, A description of the forest trees of the United States, Canada and Nova Scotia, not described in the work of F. Andrew Michaux, and containing all the forest trees discovered in the Rocky Mountains, the territory of Oregon, down to the shores of the Pacific, and into the confines of California, as well as in various parts of the United States. Illustrated by 121 fine plates. by Thomas Nuttall( Book )

23 editions published between 1841 and 1865 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hybrid of the first American Michaux and Nuttall, comprised of a fragment of the first volume of the first edition of the Nuttall, bound with the second and third volumes of the first American edition of the Michaux. MacPhail's Michaux entry 21a corresponds to the two Michaux volumes herein, except that he gives an imprint date of 1841. The first titlepage of the Michaux in hand is not dated on the titlepage, but bears a date of 1841 on the verso; and the titlepage of the second volumes bears a date of 1842 (which MacPhail dates 1841). All Michaux plates for the second and third volumes are present, numbered 51 through 100 in volume two and 101-156 in volume three. MacPhail generally categorizes the Michaux plates as "stipple engravings, color-printed, retouched by hand."
A manual of the ornithology of the United States and of Canada by Thomas Nuttall( Book )

10 editions published between 1832 and 1974 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nuttall's Travels into the Arkansa Territory, 1819 by Thomas Nuttall( )

6 editions published between 1905 and 1966 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular handbook of the ornithology of eastern North America by Thomas Nuttall( Book )

5 editions published between 1891 and 1897 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular handbook of the ornithology of the United States and Canada, based on Nuttall's Manual by Montague Chamberlain( Book )

7 editions published between 1891 and 1903 in English and Undetermined and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remarks on the mineralogy and geology of Nova Scotia by Charles T Jackson( Book )

10 editions published between 1831 and 1986 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular handbook of the birds of Canada and the United States by Thomas Nuttall( Book )

12 editions published between 1903 and 1995 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bird life stories by Clarence Moores Weed( Book )

in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Descriptions of plants collected by William Gambel, M.D., in the Rocky Mountains and Upper California by Thomas Nuttall( )

7 editions published in 1848 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A journal of travels into the Arkansa Territory A journal of travels into the Arkansas Territory during the year 1819
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A journal of travels into the Arkansas Territory during the year 1819The land between the rivers : Thomas Nuttall's ascent of the Arkansas, 1819A journal of travels into the Arkansa Territory
Alternative Names
Nettle, Thomas 1786-1859

Nutall, Thomas 1786-1859

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Nuttal, Thomas 1786-1859

Nuttale, Thomas 1786-1859

Thomas Nuttall Botanicus

Thomas Nuttall botaniker och zoolog

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Thomas Nuttall englischer Botaniker und Zoologe

Tomas Nattol

Наттолл, Томас

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托马斯·纳托尔

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