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Bewick, Thomas 1753-1828

Overview
Works: 1,452 works in 2,706 publications in 3 languages and 23,633 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Pictorial works  Biography  Bibliography  Juvenile works  Fiction  Fables  Catalogs  Illustrations  Portraits 
Roles: Illustrator, Woodcutter, Engraver, Honoree, Printer, Other, Creator
Classifications: AC4, 769.924
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A general history of quadrupeds the figures engraved on wood by Thomas Bewick ( Book )
97 editions published between 1790 and 2013 in English and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the late eighteenth century, the British took greater interest than ever before in observing and recording all aspects of the natural world. Travelers and colonists returning from far-flung lands provided dazzling accounts of such exotic creatures as elephants, baboons, and kangaroos. The engraver Thomas Bewick (1753-1828) harnessed this newfound interest by assembling the most comprehensive illustrated guide to nature of his day. A General History of Quadrupeds, first published in 1790, showcases Bewick's groundbreaking engraving techniques that allowed text and images to be published on th
History of British birds : the figures engraved on wood by Thomas Bewick ( Book )
72 editions published between 1797 and 1972 in English and French and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fables of Aesop by Aesop ( Book )
41 editions published between 1788 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of fables retold from Aesop, including "The Hare and the Tortoise," "The Ant and the Grasshopper," and "Androcles and the Lion."
Thomas Bewick's birds : watercolours and engravings by Thomas Bewick ( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fox at the manger by P. L Travers ( Book )
3 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three young boys in postwar London at Christmas time hear a story of the fox who came to the manger to see the Christ Child, and defended to the other animals his right to be there and his gift for the child
Treasury of Æsop's fables by Aesop ( Book )
5 editions published between 1932 and 1973 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduction by Oliver Goldsmith is based on the partially erroneous information prevalent in Goldsmith's time
A history of the cries of London, ancient and modern by Charles Hindley ( Book )
6 editions published between 1881 and 1969 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The black sheep, and other fables by Augusto Monterroso ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of British birds The figures engraved on wood by T. Bewick. Vol. I. Containing the history and description of land birds by Ralph Beilby ( )
23 editions published between 1797 and 1832 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aesop's human zoo : Roman stories about our bodies by Phaedrus ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robin Hood; a collection of all the ancient poems, songs, and ballads by Joseph Ritson ( Book )
13 editions published between 1795 and 1980 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Everyman anthology of poetry for children by Gillian Avery ( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems about music and dancing, childhood and youth, love and death
Thomas Bewick : the complete illustrative work by Nigel Tattersfield ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A bibliographical study recording over 750 titles illustrated in workshop of Thomas Bewick between 1765-1849. Newspaper mastheads, book cover designs, maps, large single prints, children's books, religious tracts, mathematical treatises, Bibles, joke books, and others are described, illustrated and arranged alphabetically"--Provided by publisher
The rural life of England by William Howitt ( Book )
12 editions published between 1840 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Facsimilie reprint of the 3rd edition published in London in 1844. First published in 1838
The seasons by James Thomson ( Book )
13 editions published between 1805 and 1825 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A New Years gift for little masters & misses by Thomas Bewick ( )
11 editions published between 1777 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains plates of wood engravings
The watercolours and drawings of Thomas Bewick and his workshop apprentices by Thomas Bewick ( Book )
9 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoirs of the life and writings of Luis de Camoens by John Adamson ( Book )
5 editions published in 1820 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems by Goldsmith and Parnell by Oliver Goldsmith ( Book )
9 editions published between 1795 and 1955 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Select fables : with cuts ( Book )
4 editions published between 1820 and 1934 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bewick, T. (Thomas), 1753-1828
Thomas Bewick
ビュイック, トマス
Languages
English (536)
German (1)
French (1)
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