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Audubon, John James 1785-1851

Overview
Works: 2,313 works in 4,682 publications in 4 languages and 97,397 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Biographies  Diaries  Autobiographies  Juvenile works  Travel writing  History  Personal narratives  Quotations 
Subject Headings: Naturalists 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Draftsman, Bibliographic antecedent, Artist, Contributor, Printer, Other, Creator, Publisher, Honoree, Collector, Lyricist
Classifications: QL31.A9, 598.2973
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Most widely held works by John James Audubon
The original water-color paintings by John James Audubon for the birds of America : reproduced in color for the first time from the collection at the New-York Historical Society by John James Audubon( Book )

32 editions published between 1966 and 1985 in English and held by 2,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With this publication virtually the entire series of paintings created by John James Audubon for The Birds of America is reproduced for the first time in full color and with the accuracy made possible by modern photographic techniques. There is nothing in American art to which this large collection of Audubon's original work can be compared. No other artist of his time was so sensitively and intimately concerned with the natural wonders of the American scene. No single person before or since has contributed so much to the art of painting birds. - Introduction
The birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

15 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 1,791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the brief text that accompanies these plates, this general plan has been followed: The modern names, both vernacular and scientific, are given. The ranes, based on the Check-List of the American Ornithologists' Union, will suggest in which parts of the country the various species should be expected. Under Habitat and attempt has been made to indicate in which sort of country oe should look for the birds, especially in the breeding season ... Under Identification, comspicuous, diagnostic characteristics have been suggested, as far as space permits."--Introduction
The imperial collection of Audubon animals : the quadrupeds of North America by John James Audubon( Book )

13 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Up-to-date revision of descriptive information concerning the quadrupeds of North America
Birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

18 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon's animals : the quadrupeds of North America by John James Audubon( Book )

30 editions published between 1951 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon's Birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

20 editions published in 1981 in English and French and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delineations of American scenery and character by John James Audubon( Book )

15 editions published between 1926 and 1970 in English and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains sketches, anecdotes, and essays describing the travels of Audubon from 1808 to 1834 on his quest to paint every North American bird in its natural habitat. There are several chapters on Labrador and Newfoundland, as Audubon spent a summer in Labrador and time in Newfoundland while on his journey
The art of Audubon : the complete birds and mammals by John James Audubon( Book )

12 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ornithological biography, or, An account of the habits of the birds of the United States of America : accompanied by descriptions of the objects represented in the work entitled The birds of America : and interspersed with delineations of American scenery and manners by John James Audubon( Book )

55 editions published between 1831 and 1992 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The textual counterpart to The birds of America, plates 1-100
The birds of America : from drawings made in the United States and their territories by John James Audubon( )

65 editions published between 1826 and 2021 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition has 65 new images, making a total of 500. The original configurations were altered so that there is only one species per plate. The text is a revision of the Ornithological Biography, rearranged according to Audubon's Synopsis of the Birds of North America (1839)
Bird biographies of John James Audubon by John James Audubon( Book )

12 editions published in 1957 in 3 languages and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon's wildlife : with selections from the writings of John James Audubon by Edwin Way Teale( Book )

9 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

11 editions published in 1953 in English and Undetermined and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The 435 plates in this volume were originally published by Audubon, in London, during the years 1827-1838. A superb set of these original 'Elephant Folio' plates -- a set believed to be the finest in the state of America -- has, through the courtesy of the owner, been followed to make the present reproductions ..."--Book contents
Audubon's birds by John James Audubon( )

16 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon's ambitious project to paint all the birds of North America resulted in a work that represents one of the great steps of ornithology. Not only did he identify new species, he also depicted birds within their natural habitat and in vivid poses. This impressive collection ranges from the Greater Flamingo and Bald Eagle to the Carolina parakeet. Audubon describes every species in concise texts, pointing out the animals' peculiarities. In its convenient format this book is the ideal gift for both science connoisseurs and art lovers
The quadrupeds of North America by John James Audubon( Book )

27 editions published in 1849 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon and his journals by John James Audubon( Book )

54 editions published between 1897 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This new Dover edition ... is an unabridged and unaltered republication of the first edition originally published by Charles Scribner's Sons in 1897"--Title page verso
Audubon birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

13 editions published between 1937 and 1997 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorial book: Mr and Mrs William (Mildred Meitner) Behm
Youth's companion by Youth's Companion( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the pages of the magazine first published in 1827
The birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

5 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction and a brief descriptive note for each plate, and both common and scientific names are given as well as habitat, etc
The living world of Audubon mammals by Robert Elman( Book )

7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraordinarily intimate and beautiful portrayal of the wild creatures that dwell in the forest, fields and mountains of North America
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityMartin, Maria, 1796-1863

Audobon, John James

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Audubon, J.-J.

Audubon, J.-J 1785-1851

Audubon, J.-J. (John James), 1785-1851

Audubon, Jean-Jacques

Audubon Jean-Jacques 1785-1851

Audubon Jean Jacques Fougère

Audubon, Jean Jacques Fougère 1785-1851

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Audubon, John J. 1785-1851

Audubon John James

Audubon, John James Laforest

Audubon, Juan Jacobo 1785-1851

Çon Çames Audubon

Con Ceyms Audubon

Džon Džejms Odubon

Fougère, Jean-Jacques

Ioannes Iacobus Audubon

Jean-Jacques Audubon

Jean-Jacques Audubon livour galleg

Jean-Jacques Audubon ornithologue, naturaliste et peintre américain d’origine française

John J. Audubon

John James Audubon

John James Audubon American ornithologist, naturalist, and painter (1785-1851)

John James Audubon Amerikaans botanicus (1785-1851)

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John James Audubon amerykański ornitolog, przyrodnik i malarz

John James Audubon ornitòleg, naturalista i pintor francès

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Odi︠u︡bon, Dzhon Dzheĭms 1785-1851

Odi︠u︡bon, I︠A︡kov 1785-1851

Rabin Jean

Rabin, Jean 1785-1851

Τζον Τζέιμς Οντιμπόν

Джон Джеймс Одюбон

Джон Джеймс Одюбон американский натуралист, орнитолог и художник-натуралист

Джон Джеймс Одюбон американський орнітолог, натураліст і художник

Одюбон, Джон Джеймс

Џон Џејмс Одибон американски орнитолог

Ҷон Ҷамес Аудубон

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ג'ון ג'יימס אודובון

ג'ון ג'יימס אודובון אמן אמריקאי

جان جیمز اودوبان

جون جيمس أودوبون

आडुबान् जान् जेम्स्

জন জেমস আদোবান

ஜான் ஜேம்ஸ் அடுபன்

ജോൺ ജെയിംസ് ഓഡുബോൺ

ဂျွန် ဂျိမ်း ဩဒူဘွန်

ဂျွန် ဂျိမ်း ဩဒူဘွန် အမေရိကန် ငှက်သုတေသနပညာရှင်၊သဘာဝပညာရှင်နှင့် ပန်းချီဆရာ

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오더본, 존 제임스 1785-1851

오두방 1785-1851

오듀본, 존 제임스 1785-1851

존 제임스 오듀본

オーデュボン, ジョン・J

ジョン・ジェームズ・オーデュボン

约翰·詹姆斯·奥杜邦

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French (5)

Japanese (2)

German (1)