WorldCat Identities

Beebe, William 1877-1962

Overview
Works: 320 works in 1,076 publications in 12 languages and 20,586 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Popular works  Bibliography  Juvenile works  Periodicals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Author of introduction, Creator, Other
Classifications: QL128, 591.921
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Half mile down by William Beebe( Book )

73 editions published between 1934 and 1967 in 9 languages and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of naturalists : an anthology of the best natural history by William Beebe( Book )

37 editions published between 1944 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This anthology covers animals, nature, and the history of biology. Reflecting his infectious enthusiasm for "the best natural history," the editor has excerpts from massive sources and intriguing pieces from lesser known authors. Among the naturalists included are Pliny, Frederick II, Linnaeus, White, Bartram, Waterton, Thoreau, Wallace, Huxley, Faber, Theodore Roosevelt, Digby, Seton, and Klingel. Arranged in chronological order, the small masterpieces here range from Aristotle to Rachel Carson. Each excerpt is introduced by an incisive and sometimes humorous description of its author
Galapagos, world's end by William Beebe( Book )

56 editions published between 1924 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edge of the jungle by William Beebe( Book )

48 editions published between 1921 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arcturus adventure : an account of the New York Zoological Society's first oceanographic expedition by William Beebe( Book )

45 editions published between 1926 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beneath tropic seas; a record of diving among the coral reefs of Haiti by William Beebe( Book )

29 editions published between 1928 and 1937 in English and Undetermined and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study of the coral reefs and fishes in the Bay of Port-au-Prince, Haiti by the tenth expediton of the Department of Tropical Research of the New York zoological Society
Jungle days, by William Beebe( Book )

46 editions published between 1923 and 1977 in 4 languages and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jungle peace by William Beebe( Book )

37 editions published between 1918 and 2011 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventuring with Beebe by William Beebe( Book )

56 editions published between 1932 and 1960 in English and German and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High jungle by William Beebe( Book )

24 editions published between 1948 and 1952 in 3 languages and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nonsuch : land of water by William Beebe( Book )

31 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bird, its form and function by William Beebe( Book )

24 editions published between 1906 and 1965 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The log of the sun : a chronicle of nature's year by William Beebe( Book )

26 editions published between 1906 and 2013 in English and German and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pheasants : their lives and homes by William Beebe( Book )

20 editions published between 1926 and 1938 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pheasant jungles by William Beebe( Book )

12 editions published between 1926 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures in Ceylon, Sikhim, Garhwal, Burma, Tibet, Yunnam, Pahang and Borneo while gathering material for a monograph of the pheasants.--Cf. Pref
Book of bays by William Beebe( Book )

19 editions published between 1942 and 1952 in 3 languages and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The present expedition extended the explorations reported in the author's Zaca venture from Cabo San Lucas and Mazatlan south to Panama and Gorgona Island, Colombia
Zaca venture by William Beebe( Book )

18 editions published between 1938 and 1956 in 4 languages and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unseen life of New York, as a naturalist sees it by William Beebe( Book )

3 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grass by Merian C Cooper( Book )

2 editions published in 1925 in Undetermined and English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tropical wild life in British Guiana; zoological contributions from the Tropical Research Station of the New York Zoological Society by William Beebe( Book )

19 editions published between 1917 and 2002 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The book of naturalists : an anthology of the best natural history
Alternative Names

controlled identityEbeeb, Mailliw, 1877-1962

Beebe, C. William

Beebe, C. William 1877-1962

Beebe, C. William (Charles William), 1877-1962

Beebe, Charles W. 1877-1962

Beebe, Charles William

Beebe Charles William 1877-1962

Beebe, William

Bib, Ṿ. 1877-1962

Bib, Ṿilyam 1877-1962

Charles William Beebe US-amerikanischer Tiefseeforscher

Ebeed, Malliw 1877-1962

William Beebe Amerikaans ontdekkingsreiziger (1877-1962)

William Beebe amerikai zoológus, tengerkutató, szakíró

William Beebe ornitologo, entomologo e esploratore statunitense

Уильям Биби

وليم بيبي

ചാൾസ് വില്ല്യം ബീബ്

비이브, 윌리암 1877-1962

ウィリアム・ビービ

ビービ, ウィリアム

ビーブ

Languages
English (508)

German (86)

French (21)

Italian (14)

Swedish (11)

Hebrew (4)

Danish (3)

Estonian (1)

Finnish (1)

Russian (1)

Spanish (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Galapagos, world's endEdge of the jungleNonsuch : land of waterThe log of the sun : a chronicle of nature's yearPheasant junglesDescent : the heroic discovery of the abyssThe remarkable life of William Beebe : explorer and naturalist