WorldCat Identities

Peattie, Donald Culross 1898-1964

Overview
Works: 171 works in 578 publications in 8 languages and 16,214 library holdings
Genres: History  Folklore  Biography  Guidebooks  Juvenile works  Fiction  Historical fiction  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: QK481, 925.9
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A natural history of trees of eastern and central North America by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

20 editions published between 1950 and 1991 in English and held by 1,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "guide to trees, giving popular and scientific names, identifying characteristics, range, etc., also the lore of trees - what they were used for, their place in history and literature as well as economics."
A natural history of western trees by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

17 editions published between 1953 and 1991 in English and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "guide to trees, giving popular and scientific names, identifying characteristics, range, etc., also the lore of trees - what they were used for, their place in history and literature as well as economics."
Green laurels : the lives and achievements of the great naturalists by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

37 editions published between 1931 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 1,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon's America; the narratives and experiences of John James Audubon by John James Audubon( Book )

20 editions published between 1940 and 1973 in English and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prairie grove by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

12 editions published between 1937 and 1958 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musings of famous naturalist on natural history of Illinois
Singing in the wilderness : a salute to John James Audubon by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

21 editions published between 1935 and 1948 in English and French and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flowering earth : Wood engravings by Paul Landacre by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

21 editions published between 1929 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An almanac for moderns by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

25 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey into America by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

19 editions published between 1943 and 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immortal village by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

16 editions published between 1945 and 1963 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rainbow book of nature by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

7 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Donald Peattie, a great naturalist and a noted artist, Rudolf Freund, have joined forces to present this volume. They take the reader on a trip where he is allowed to discover for himself all the wonders of the ponds, meadows, fields and woods. The book is intended not only for the child who already loves the out-of-doors, but for the city child as well."
A natural history of North American trees by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An informative overview of more than one hundred different tree species describes their physical characteristics, ranges, and the role they played in the history of America
Forward the nation by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

11 editions published between 1942 and 1962 in 3 languages and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cup of sky by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

3 editions published between 1947 and 1950 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of hours by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

8 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Book of Hours contains 24 essays, one for each hour of the day, that seek to bridge the gap between definitive scientific philosophy and the sheer unadulterated beauty that Donald Culross Peattie envisioned within everyday life. The Boston Transcript referred to this collection as?science, in sheer poetry, and the Chicago Daily Tribune mused that?it leaves one a better man for having read it and offers?the inevitableness of natural laws and the truth of beauty, if one cares to seek it
American heartwood by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

4 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parade with banners by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

5 editions published between 1950 and 1959 in English and Korean and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gathering of birds; an anthology of the best ornithological prose by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

8 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Gathering of Birds is an anthology containing selected prose about birds by nineteen famous authors, such as Hudson, Audubon, and Thoreau, and includes brief biographical information about each. The New York Times called the collection "a delightful 'gathering' that Mr. Peattie has presented, and his own contributions to the book make it something new and valuable in this field."
Cargoes and harvests by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

11 editions published between 1926 and 2013 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flora of the Indiana dunes, a handbook of the flowering plants and ferns of the lake Michigan Coast of Indiana and of the Calumet District by Donald Culross Peattie( Book )

8 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A natural history of North American trees
Alternative Names
Culross Peattie, Donald 1898-1964

Donald C. Peattie Amerikaans botanicus (1898-1964)

Donald Culross Peattie

Peattie, Donald

Peattie, Donald 1898-1964

Peattie, Donald C.

Peattie, Donald C. 1898-1964

Peattie, Donald Culross 1898-1964

ピーティ, D. C

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A natural history of western treesFlowering earth : Wood engravings by Paul LandacreThe rainbow book of natureA natural history of North American trees