WorldCat Identities

Audubon, John James 1785-1851

Overview
Works: 1,704 works in 3,230 publications in 3 languages and 86,233 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Biography  Diaries  Exhibition, pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  History  Classification  Personal narratives  Catalogs 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Illustrator, Artist, Printer, Collector, Other, Honoree
Classifications: QL31.A9, 598.2973
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by John James Audubon, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about John James Audubon
 
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Most widely held works by John James Audubon
The birds of America by John James Audubon ( Book )
139 editions published between 1827 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 6,384 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 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 )
12 editions published between 1966 and 1985 in English and held by 1,745 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 imperial collection of Audubon animals; the quadrupeds of North America by John James Audubon ( Book )
20 editions published between 1957 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Up-to-date revision of descriptive information concerning the quadrupeds of North America
Audubon's Birds of America by John James Audubon ( Book )
41 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Even before its completion in 1839, John James Audubon's Birds of America was recognized as a masterpiece of both art and natural science; a great scientist of the day called it the ""most magnificent monument which has ever been raised to ornithology.""Roger Tory Peterson and Virginia Marie Peterson's modern edition of the Birds of America, published with the full endorsement and cooperation of the National Audubon Society, is itself an acknowledged classic. Now, for the first time, it is available as an e-book.All 435 of Audubon's brilliant hand-colored engravings are pr
Audubon's America; the narratives and experiences of John James Audubon by John James Audubon ( Book )
9 editions published between 1940 and 1973 in English and held by 1,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Audubon's animals : the quadrupeds of North America by John James Audubon ( Book )
18 editions published between 1951 and 1967 in English and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Delineations of American scenery and character by John James Audubon ( Book )
18 editions published between 1926 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The quadrupeds of North America by John James Audubon ( Book )
52 editions published between 1849 and 1986 in English and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Audubon's Birds of America by John James Audubon ( Book )
19 editions published between 1950 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Consists of reproductions and a catalog of 500 engravings from Audubon's Birds of America and G. Dock's text from the Audubon folio
Bird biographies of John James Audubon by John James Audubon ( Book )
5 editions published in 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Audubon's wildlife ; With selections from the writings of John James Audubon by John James Audubon ( Book )
5 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The living world of Audubon mammals by Robert Elman ( Book )
13 editions published between 1974 and 1980 in English and French and held by 640 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
The birds of America : from drawings made in the United States and their territories by John James Audubon ( Book )
44 editions published between 1840 and 1971 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Audubon birds of America by John James Audubon ( Book )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The birds of America by John James Audubon ( Book )
11 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unabridged republication of the work first published by J.J. Audubon and J.B. Chevalier in 1840-1844
Audubon and his journals by John James Audubon ( Book )
50 editions published between 1897 and 1994 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume II of the fullest, most intimate portrait of Audubon. Travels in Europe, Quebec, plus annotations on birds, mammals, plants, and places in journals
The original water-color paintings by John James Audubon for the birds of America : reproduced in color from the collection at the New-York Historical Society by John James Audubon ( Book )
13 editions published between 1966 and 1985 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Audubon : early drawings by John James Audubon ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In these 116 portraits of species collected in America and Europe, we see Audubon inventing his ingenious methods of posing and depicting his subjects, and we trace his development into a scientist and an artist who could proudly sign his artworks "drawn from Nature."
 
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Alternative Names
Audobon, John James
Audubon, J.-J. 1785-1851
Audubon, J. J. (John James), 1785-1851
Audubon, Jean-Jacques
Audubon, Jean-Jacques, 1785-1851
Audubon, Jean Jacques Fougère, 1785-1851
Audubon, John J. 1785-1851
Audubon, John James.
Audubon, John James Laforest
Fougère, Jean-Jacques
Jean-Jacques Audubon
John James Audubon
John James Laforest Audubon
Rabin, Jean, 1785-1851
オーデュボン, ジョン・J
Languages
English (810)
French (15)
German (3)
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