WorldCat Identities

Ridgway, Robert 1850-1929

Overview
Works: 639 works in 903 publications in 2 languages and 6,402 library holdings
Genres: Terminology  Catalogs  Dictionaries  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: QL681, 598.297
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Ridgway
A history of North American birds by Spencer Fullerton Baird( Book )

41 editions published between 1874 and 1983 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color standards and color nomenclature by Robert Ridgway( Book )

14 editions published between 1912 and 2005 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color names. Table of percentages of component colors in spectrum hues. Dyes and pigments used in coloring of maxwell Disks. Alphabetical list of colors represented on plates
A manual of North American birds by Robert Ridgway( Book )

26 editions published between 1887 and 1981 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The water birds of North America by Spencer Fullerton Baird( Book )

17 editions published between 1884 and 1989 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of the geological exploration of the fortieth parallel by United States Geological Exploration of the Fortieth Parallel( Book )

in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nomenclature of colors for naturalists and compendium of useful knowledge for ornithologists by Robert Ridgway( )

4 editions published between 1885 and 1886 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birds of the world; a popular account by Frank Hall Knowlton( Book )

5 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set forth in non-technical language the salient facts regarding the birds of the world ... Every family has been reviewed ... The treatment of the so-called game birds, both aquatic and non-aquatic, has purposely been made very full ... Main attention has been given to the birds as they appear in their homes--that is, their plumage, habits, songs; nests and eggs, food, etc."--Preface. 233 illustrations--color and black & white photographs, line drawings. Indexed
The ornithology of Illinois by Robert Ridgway( Book )

in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on the surface features of the Colorado or Front range of the Rocky mountains by F. V Hayden( Book )

2 editions published in 1875 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ornithology of Guadeloupe Island, based on notes and collections made by Dr. Edward Palmer by Robert Ridgway( )

1 edition published in 1876 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

United States geological exploration of the fortieth parallel, Clarence King, geologist-in-charge( )

1 edition published in 1877 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directions for collecting birds by Robert Ridgway( Book )

5 editions published between 1891 and 1911 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nomenclature of North American birds chiefly contained in the United States National Museum by Robert Ridgway( Book )

5 editions published in 1881 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the publication, in 1859, of the last Smithsonian catalogue, of North American birds, so many important changes have been made in the nomenclature of the species, and so numerous have been the accessions to fauna, that the wants of ornithologists require a new list which shall bring the subject fully up to date
Ornithology by Robert Ridgway( Book )

6 editions published between 1876 and 1974 in English and German and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diagnoses of some new genera of birds by Robert Ridgway( Book )

1 edition published in 1920 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The humming birds by Robert Ridgway( Book )

8 editions published between 1890 and 1892 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ornithology of Illinois: Descriptive catalogue by Robert Ridgway( Book )

4 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Languages
English (181)

German (1)

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