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Teixeira de Mattos, Alexander 1865-1921

Overview
Works: 278 works in 1,412 publications in 3 languages and 26,388 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Miscellanea  Fiction  Parodies, imitations, etc  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  Popular works  Pictorial works  Sermons  Detective and mystery stories, French 
Roles: Translator, Author, Correspondent, Recipient, Editor, Adapter
Classifications: QL496, 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 insect world of J. Henri Fabre by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

4 editions published between 1949 and 1966 in English and held by 832 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 )

43 editions published between 1917 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 815 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 )

28 editions published between 1912 and 2015 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Life of the Spider is a volume in Jean-Henri Fabre's "Souvenirs Entomologiques", in which he shares fifty years of careful observation. He re-acquaints us with the most everyday insects, inspiring a new interest, awareness and understanding in the reader. This volume concerns spiders
Mary Magdalene, a play in three acts by Maurice Maeterlinck( Book )

31 editions published between 1910 and 2001 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

24 editions published between 1914 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 557 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 )

24 editions published between 1913 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 550 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 543 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 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1912 and 2006 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mountain paths by Maurice Maeterlinck( Book )

15 editions published between 1919 and 2001 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hunting wasps by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

16 editions published between 1915 and 2002 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The double garden by Maurice Maeterlinck( Book )

19 editions published between 1904 and 2002 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The measure of the hours by Maurice Maeterlinck( Book )

12 editions published between 1907 and 1919 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unknown guest by Maurice Maeterlinck( Book )

20 editions published between 1914 and 2008 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A brief essay on ghost, haunted houses, and the manifestations of the dead"--Provided by publisher
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 403 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 368 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
Two-Legs by Carl Ewald( Book )

12 editions published between 1906 and 1922 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arsène Lupin versus Herlock Sholmes by Maurice Leblanc( Book )

5 editions published between 1909 and 2002 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this classic tale, Lupin comes up against the only man who may be able to stop him ... no less than the great British gentleman-detective Herlock Sholmes!"
Tex : a chapter in the life of Alexander Teixeira de Mattos by Stephen McKenna( Book )

2 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 2 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 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 (335)

Chinese (1)

French (1)

Covers
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 pathsThe hunting wasps