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Teixeira de Mattos, Alexander 1865-1921

Overview
Works: 279 works in 1,396 publications in 3 languages and 26,285 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Miscellanea  Fiction  Biography  Parodies, imitations, etc  Juvenile works  Popular works  Detective and mystery fiction  Pictorial works 
Roles: Translator, Author, Correspondent, Recipient, Adapter, Editor
Classifications: PQ2625.A5, 595.7
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Most widely held works about Alexander Teixeira de Mattos
 
Most widely held works by Alexander Teixeira de Mattos
The blue bird; a fairy play in six acts by Maurice Maeterlinck( Book )

120 editions published between 1907 and 2010 in English and held by 1,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Theatre, "The Blue Bird," by Maurice Maeterlinck, translation by Alexander Teixeira de Mattos, Mr. George Foster Platt, producer, Mr. Frederick Stanhope, assistant producer, Mr. E. Hamilton Bell, art director, Mr. Elliott Schenck musical director, Mr. Wilfrid North, stage manager, scenery painted by Messrs. Unitt & Wicks, dances arranged by Miss Caroline Crawford
The insect world of J. Henri Fabre by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

4 editions published between 1949 and 1966 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings into the compass of a single book the most famous of Fabre's studies
Fabre's book of insects, retold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos' translation of Fabre's "Souvenirs entomologiques" by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

45 editions published between 1917 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great French entomologist's charming essays on insect life combine scientific rigor with the style of a literary classic. Beautifully written passages reveal the intricate, fascinating worlds of the beetle, cicada, praying mantis, glow-worm, wasp, grub, cricket, locust, and other creatures as they hunt, build nests, feed families, and more. Rare volume will delight any naturalist
The life of the spider by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

27 editions published between 1912 and 2015 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fabre had many scholarly achievements. He was a popular teacher, physicist, chemist and botanist. However, he is probably best known for his findings in the field of entomology, the study of insects, and is considered by many to be the father of modern entomology
Mary Magdalene, a play in three acts by Maurice Maeterlinck( Book )

31 editions published between 1910 and 2001 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mason-bees by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

21 editions published between 1914 and 2009 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume contains all the essays on the Chalicodomœ, or mason-bees proper, which so greatly enhance the interest of the early volumes of the Souvenirs entomologiques. I have also included an essay on the author's cats and one on red ants--the only study of ants comprised in the Souvenirs."--Translator's note
The life of the fly : with which are interspersed some chapters of autobiography by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

23 editions published between 1913 and 2004 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The present volume contains all the essays on flies, or Diptera, from the Souvenirs entomologiques, to which I have added, in order to make the dimensions uniform with those of the other volumes of the series, the purely autobiographical essays comprised in the Souvenirs."--Translator's note
Joyzelle by Maurice Maeterlinck( Book )

18 editions published between 1907 and 1920 in English and Undetermined and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wrack of the storm by Maurice Maeterlinck( Book )

15 editions published between 1916 and 2006 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The betrothal : a sequel to the Blue bird, a fairy play in five acts and eleven scenes by Maurice Maeterlinck( Book )

11 editions published between 1918 and 2010 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the caterpillar by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

19 editions published between 1912 and 2006 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mountain paths by Maurice Maeterlinck( Book )

15 editions published between 1919 and 2001 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hunting wasps by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

16 editions published between 1915 and 2002 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The double garden by Maurice Maeterlinck( Book )

19 editions published between 1904 and 2002 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unknown guest by Maurice Maeterlinck( Book )

20 editions published between 1914 and 2008 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A brief essay on ghost, haunted houses, and the manifestations of the dead"--Provided by publisher
The measure of the hours by Maurice Maeterlinck( Book )

11 editions published between 1907 and 1919 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The burgomaster of Stilemonde : a play in three acts by Maurice Maeterlinck( Book )

12 editions published between 1918 and 2001 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The recollections of Alexis de Tocqueville by Alexis de Tocqueville( Book )

13 editions published between 1896 and 2015 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bramble-bees and others by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

12 editions published between 1915 and 2008 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this volume I have collected all the essays on wild bees scattered through the Souvenirs entomologiques, with the exception of those on the mason-bees."--Translator's note
The wonders of instinct by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

14 editions published between 1918 and 2007 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Fabre's book of insects, retold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos' translation of Fabre's "Souvenirs entomologiques"
Alternative Names
Alexander Teixeira de Mattos Dutch journalist

Alexander Teixeira de Mattos journaliste néerlandais

Alexander Teixeira de Mattos Nederlands journalist

Alexander Teixeira de Mattos periodista neerlandés

De Mattos, A.T. 1865-1921

De Mattos Alexander Louis Teixeira 1865-1921

De Mattos, Alexander Teixeira 1865-1921

De Mattos, Alexander Teixeita.

DeMattos, Alexander T. 1865-1921

DeMattos, Alexander Teixeira 1865-1921

Mattos Alexander Louis Teixeira de 1865-1921

Mattos, Alexander Teixeira de.

Mattos, Alexander Teixeira de 1865-1921

Teixeira de Mattos, A. 1865-1921

Teixeira de Mattos, A. (Alexander), 1865-1921

Teixeira de Mattos, Alexander Louis 1865-1921

Teixeira-DeMattos, Alexander 1865-1921

Teixeira DeMattos, Alexander Louis 1865-1921

Tex 1865-1921

Trixeira de Mattos, Alexander 1865-1921

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Languages
English (490)

Chinese (1)

French (1)

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Fabre's book of insects, retold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos' translation of Fabre's "Souvenirs entomologiques"The life of the spiderMary Magdalene, a play in three actsThe mason-beesThe life of the fly : with which are interspersed some chapters of autobiographyThe wrack of the stormThe life of the caterpillarMountain paths