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Bewick, Thomas 1753-1828

Overview
Works: 1,462 works in 2,769 publications in 4 languages and 25,549 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Pictorial works  Biography  Juvenile works  Illustrations  Fiction  Bibliography  Catalogs  Fables  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Woodcutter, Engraver, Honoree, Printer, Creator, Other
Classifications: AC4, 599
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Most widely held works by Thomas Bewick
A general history of quadrupeds the figures engraved on wood by Thomas Bewick( )
91 editions published between 1790 and 2013 in English and held by 2,117 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 )
70 editions published between 1797 and 2010 in English and French and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fables of Æsop by Aesop( Book )
43 editions published between 1788 and 1975 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adaptations of eighty-two of Aesop's best known fables. Includes a brief history of the fables
Thomas Bewick's birds : watercolours and engravings by Thomas Bewick( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 419 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( )
21 editions published between 1797 and 2005 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fox at the manger by P. L Travers( Book )
4 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and Italian and held by 315 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 Val Biro( Book )
2 editions published in 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 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Banbury chap books and nursery toy book literature (of the XVIII. and early XIX. centuries) : with impressions from several hundred original wood-cut blocks by Edwin Pearson( Book )
4 editions published between 1890 and 1970 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aesop's human zoo : Roman stories about our bodies by Phaedrus( Book )
4 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 )
12 editions published between 1832 and 1980 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A memoir of Thomas Bewick by Thomas Bewick( Book )
59 editions published between 1862 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 222 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 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems about music and dancing, childhood and youth, love and death
Select fables : with cuts by Thomas Bewick( Book )
18 editions published between 1820 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas Bewick : the complete illustrative work by Nigel Tattersfield( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 169 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
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 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains plates of wood engravings
The seasons by James Thomson( Book )
12 editions published between 1805 and 1825 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the characteristics of the four seasons and their effect on the plant and animal life in the park, the woods, and the meadow
The rural life of England by William Howitt( Book )
12 editions published between 1840 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Facsimilie reprint of the 3rd edition published in London in 1844. First published in 1838
Memoirs of the life and writings of Luis de Camoens by John Adamson( Book )
4 editions published in 1820 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bewick, T. 1753-1828
Bewick, T. (Thomas), 1753-1828
Thomas Bewick
Бьюик, Томас 1753-1828
ביוויק, תומס 1753-1828
ビュイック, トマス
Languages
English (578)
German (1)
Italian (1)
French (1)
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