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Edwards, William H. (William Henry) 1822-1909

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Works: 153 works in 316 publications in 1 language and 2,208 library holdings
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Roles: Author, Composer, Editor
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Most widely held works by William H Edwards
A voyage up the river Amazon : including a residence at Pará by William H Edwards( )

35 editions published between 1847 and 2010 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William H. Edwards (1822-1909) was an American entomologist and naturalist whose work made a significant contribution to scientific study. First published in 1847, this is Edwards' personal account of his famous expedition to the Amazon basin. It relates his voyage from New York, short residence in the city of Pará and exploration of the local jungle. An expert observer, Edwards describes in fascinating detail the animals, plants and geography of the region, communicating his delight at each discovery. Highlights of the volume include vivid depictions of encounters with anacondas and electric eels, exotic fruits and birds, and observations on the customs of the local Portuguese and native populations. Intended for use by both the naturalist and the general reader, this book will captivate anyone interested in the history of travel and exploration, as well as the development of scientific study in the tropics
Report upon natural history collections made in Alaska between the years 1877 and 1881 by Edward William Nelson( Book )

4 editions published in 1887 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birds, mammals, fishes, lepidoptera
The butterflies of North America; with colored drawings and descriptions by William H Edwards( )

14 editions published between 1872 and 1887 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Timothy and Rhoda Ogden Edwards of Stockbridge, Mass., and their descendants : a genealogy by William H Edwards( Book )

11 editions published between 1903 and 2016 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Edwards came to New England from England about 1640
Shaksper not Shakespeare by William H Edwards( Book )

10 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript of the book published in 1900. With it are some correspondence and pamphlets
Catalogue of the Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico. Part I.--Diurnals by William H Edwards( Book )

11 editions published between 1877 and 1981 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The butterflies of North America by William H Edwards( Book )

10 editions published between 1884 and 1981 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revised catalogue of the diurnal Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico by William H Edwards( Book )

9 editions published between 1884 and 1981 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The butterflies of North America by William H Edwards( Book )

10 editions published between 1868 and 1972 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The butterflies of North America by William H Edwards( Book )

6 editions published between 1879 and 1981 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations of North American Lepidoptera Sphingidae by J. W Weidemeyer( )

4 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The butterflies of North America by William H Edwards( Book )

9 editions published between 1897 and 1981 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synopsis of North American butterflies by William H Edwards( Book )

11 editions published between 1872 and 1972 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of Col. William Edwards, formerly of Stockbridge and Northampton, Mass., later of Hunter, Greene Co., N.Y., and of Brooklyn, N.Y by William Edwards( Book )

2 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The butterflies of North America by William H Edwards( Book )

9 editions published between 1872 and 1981 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The butterflies of North America by William H Edwards( Book )

4 editions published between 1888 and 1897 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The butterflies of North America by William H Edwards( Book )

in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The butterflies of North America by William H Edwards( Book )

3 editions published between 1879 and 1888 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

List of species of the diurnal Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico by William H Edwards( Book )

3 editions published in 1884 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A voyage up the river Amazon : including a residence at Pará
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Alternative Names
Edwards, W. H. 1822-1909

Edwards, W. H. (William Henry), 1822-1909

Edwards, William H.

Edwards, Wm. H. 1822-1909

Edwards, Wm. H. (William Henry), 1822-1909

William Henry Edwards Amerikaans auteur

William Henry Edwards amerikanischer Entomologe

William Henry Edwards entomologiste américain

William Henry Edwards entomólogo estadounidense

Γουίλιαμ Χένρι Έντουαρντς

ویلیام هنری ادواردز

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English (188)