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Fabre, Jean-Henri 1823-1915

Overview
Works: 1,337 works in 3,924 publications in 4 languages and 24,585 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Juvenile works  Biography  Pictorial works 
Subject Headings: Entomologists 
Roles: Illustrator, Contributor, Creator, Honoree, Author of introduction, Narrator, Editor, Other, Director
Classifications: QL496, 595.7
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Most widely held works by Jean-Henri Fabre
The life of the spider by Jean-Henri Fabre ( )
44 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in English and held by 3,170 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
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 1,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brings into the compass of a single book the most famous of Fabre's studies
Social life in the insect world by Jean-Henri Fabre ( Book )
60 editions published between 1911 and 2013 in English and German and held by 893 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. Much of his enduring popularity is due to his marvelous teaching ability and his manner of writing about the lives of insects in biographical form
Fabre's book of insects, retold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos' translation of Fabre's "Souvenirs entomologiques" by Jean-Henri Fabre ( Book )
39 editions published between 1917 and 2013 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of the fly : with which are interspersed some chapters of autobiography by Jean-Henri Fabre ( Book )
31 editions published between 1913 and 2011 in English and held by 689 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 mason-bees by Jean-Henri Fabre ( Book )
20 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in English and held by 649 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 caterpillar by Jean-Henri Fabre ( Book )
35 editions published between 1912 and 2006 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hunting wasps by Jean-Henri Fabre ( Book )
26 editions published between 1915 and 2002 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Souvenirs entomologiques ... Études sur l'instinct et les mœurs des insectes by Jean-Henri Fabre ( Book )
134 editions published between 1879 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of the grasshopper by Jean-Henri Fabre ( Book )
22 editions published between 1917 and 2007 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bramble-bees and others by Jean-Henri Fabre ( Book )
18 editions published between 1915 and 2010 in English and held by 413 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 wonders of instinct by Jean-Henri Fabre ( Book )
34 editions published between 1918 and 2011 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Insects by Jean-Henri Fabre ( Book )
4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of ants, cicadas, grasshoppers, crickets, moths, locusts, and other insects
The sacred beetle and others by Jean-Henri Fabre ( Book )
22 editions published between 1918 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 383 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 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More hunting wasps by Jean-Henri Fabre ( Book )
14 editions published between 1920 and 2010 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Insect adventures by Jean-Henri Fabre ( Book )
31 editions published between 1912 and 1967 in English and held by 348 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 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mason-wasps by Jean-Henri Fabre ( Book )
15 editions published between 1919 and 2002 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of the weevil by Jean-Henri Fabre ( Book )
14 editions published between 1922 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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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
アンリファーブル 1823-1915
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
Languages
English (566)
French (173)
German (11)
Spanish (1)
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