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Fabre, Jean-Henri 1823-1915

Overview
Works: 1,353 works in 4,243 publications in 14 languages and 25,685 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Juvenile works  Biography  Pictorial works  Fiction  Conversation and phrase books 
Subject Headings: Entomologists 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Contributor, Honoree, Composer, Creator, Author of introduction, Narrator, Editor, Redactor, Other, Director
Classifications: QL496, 595.7
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Most widely held works about Jean-Henri Fabre
 
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Most widely held works by Jean-Henri Fabre
The insect world of J. Henri Fabre by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

24 editions published between 1949 and 2002 in English and French and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings into the compass of a single book the most famous of Fabre's studies
Souvenirs entomologiques ... Études sur l'instinct et les mœurs des insectes by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

394 editions published between 1822 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Jean-Henri Fabre's book Souvenirs entomologiques for school children. Describes life, behavior, adaptation, and beauty of insects
Social life in the insect world by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

167 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The table of the cigale and the ant; the cigale leaves its burrow; the song of the cigale; the cigale. The eggs and their hatching; The mantis. The chase; The mantis. Courtship; The mantis. the nest; The golden scarabaeus. Its. food, The golden scarabeus courtship; The field crickt; The italian cricket; The sisyphus beetle
The life of the spider by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

46 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and held by 1,023 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
Fabre's book of insects, retold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos' translation of Fabre's "Souvenirs entomologiques" by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

42 editions published between 1917 and 2013 in English and held by 850 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 mason-wasps by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

42 editions published between 1912 and 2011 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the fly : with which are interspersed some chapters of autobiography by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

46 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 636 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
The life of the caterpillar by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

34 editions published between 1912 and 2008 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1914 and 2009 in English and held by 565 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 hunting wasps by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

26 editions published between 1915 and 2002 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insects by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

8 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of ants, cicadas, grasshoppers, crickets, moths, locusts, and other insects
Insect adventures by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

32 editions published between 1912 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

24 editions published between 1917 and 2008 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

17 editions published between 1915 and 2010 in English and held by 374 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 sacred beetle and others by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

20 editions published between 1918 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The glow-worm and other beetles by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

20 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and love of the insect by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

14 editions published between 1911 and 1918 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published between 1922 and 2002 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More hunting wasps by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

14 editions published between 1920 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moeurs des insects; morceaux choisis, extraits des Souvenirs entomologiques by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

88 editions published between 1900 and 1988 in 5 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extraits des ##Souvenirs entomologiques## publiés, de 1870 à 1889, à la suite de patientes observations. Style pittoresque et coloré
 
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Alternative Names
Fabr, Ž. A. 1823-1915

Fabre, H.

Fabre, Henri

Fabre Henri 1823-1915

Fabre, J.-H.

Fabre, J.H. 1823-1915

Fabre, J. H. C. 1823-1915

Fabre, J. H. C. (Jean-Henri-Casimir), 1823-1915

Fabre, J. H. (Jean Henri)

Fabre, J.-Henri

Fabre, J.-Henri 1823-1915

Fabre, J.-Henri (Jean-Henri)

Fabre, J.-Henri (Jean-Henri), 1823-1915.

Fabre, Jean Enrique 1823-1915

Fabre, Jean H. 1823-1915

Fabre, Jean-Henri

Fabre, Jean-Henri 1823-1915

Fabre, Jean-Henri C. 1823-1915

Fabre, Jean Henri Casimir

Fabre Jean-Henri-Casimir 1823-1915

Fabre, Jean-Henry 1823-1915

Fabre, Juan Enrique 1823-1915

Jan Anri Fabr

Jean-Henri Casimir Fabre

Jean Henri Fabre entomolog francuski

Jean-Henri Fabre entomologo e naturalista francese

Jean-Henri Fabre Frans auteur

Jean-Henri Fabre französischer Entomologe und Autor

Jean-Henri Fabre French entomologist and author

Joan Enric Fabre

Žakas Anri Fabras

Ζαν-Ανρί Φαμπρ

Жан Анри Фабр

Жан Анры Фабр

Жан Анрі Фабр

Фабр, Жан Анри

Ժան Անրի Ֆաբր

ז'אן-אנרי פאבר

جان هنري فابر

ژان هنری فابر

장앙리 파브르

アンリファーブル 1823-1915

ジャン・アンリ・ファーブル

ファーブル, J. H

ファーブル, アンリ

ファーブル, ジャン・アンリ

尚-亨利·法布爾

發勃耳

让-亨利·法布尔

Languages
English (584)

French (358)

Chinese (90)

German (45)

Japanese (41)

Spanish (39)

Italian (19)

Dutch (13)

Korean (9)

Polish (6)

Russian (6)

Finnish (2)

Swedish (1)

Ukrainian (1)

Covers
Social life in the insect worldThe life of the spiderFabre's book of insects, retold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos' translation of Fabre's "Souvenirs entomologiques"The mason-waspsThe life of the fly : with which are interspersed some chapters of autobiographyThe life of the caterpillarThe mason-beesThe hunting wasps