WorldCat Identities

Nook, Gerard

Overview
Works: 26 works in 44 publications in 1 language and 12,615 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Illustrated works  History 
Roles: Illustrator, Book designer, Artist
Classifications: N6507, 709.73
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gerard Nook
Discovering Tut-ankh-Amen's tomb by Shirley Glubok( )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes archaeologist Howard Carter's discovery of the tomb of Tut-ankh-amen and the artifacts found there
The art of colonial America by Shirley Glubok( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussions of colonial paintings, buildings, and household objects trace the history of art in colonial America
The art of Africa by Shirley Glubok( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examples of primitive African art, from many different tribes, with explanations of their use and meaning. Includes statues, masks, reliefs, headdresses, and household objects, made from ivory, gold, wood, bronze, and brass
The art of the Northwest Coast Indians by Shirley Glubok( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs examine the artistic heritage of the Indian tribes inhabiting the Pacific coast of the United States and Canada
The art of the new American nation by Shirley Glubok( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how the paintings, architecture, furniture, sculpture, and other visual arts produced from 1776-1826 reflected the way of life in the new American nation
Knights in armor by Shirley Glubok( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in Undetermined and English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the customs and history of the era of knighthood and chivalry through descriptions of armor surviving as museum pieces and works of art
The art of the Woodland Indians by Shirley Glubok( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of the art and crafts of the forest-dwelling Indians of the Atlantic seaboard
The art of the Vikings by Shirley Glubok( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of the art and culture of the Norsemen from approximately 800 A.D. to approximately 1100 A.D
The art of the Spanish in the United States and Puerto Rico by Shirley Glubok( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs examine the Spanish influence in the art and architecture of the United States and Puerto Rico
The art of ancient Peru by Shirley Glubok( Book )

4 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents objects of Roman art--columns, statues, mosaics, portraits, reliefs, buildings, and murals--and explains how and why they were created
The art of ancient Mexico by Shirley Glubok( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief text and photographs of temples, ornaments, toys, jewelry, and weapons introduce the cultures of ancient Mexico's Indian civilizations--Aztec, Mixtec, Toltec, Olmec, and Zapotec
The art of India by Shirley Glubok( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly introduces the art of India -- statutes, building, reliefs, friezes -- showing the relationships of various creations to the religions of the people
The art of America in the Gilded Age by Shirley Glubok( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the art, architecture, and crafts of the United States from the end of the Civil War to the beginning of the twentieth century
The art of the southeastern Indians by Shirley Glubok( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of the art and history of the various Southeastern Indian tribes from 5000 B.C. to the present
The art of Japan by Shirley Glubok( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This introduction to Japanese art discusses the meaning of various symbols, the influence of religion on art, and makes art a part of every day life in Japan
The art of Egypt under the pharaohs by Shirley Glubok( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys Egyptian art from Dynasty 1 through the Ptolemaic Period, approximately 3200 through 30 B.C., discussing it in terms of the history and culture of the period
The art of lands in the Bible by Shirley Glubok( Book )

3 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text describe art treasures of the Sumerians, Babylonians, Persians and other people of the ancient Near East. Grades 5 and up
The art of America since World War II by Shirley Glubok( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of American art from 1940 to the present which includes "white writing," action painting, abstract expressionism, op art, pop art, stabiles, and kinetic sculpture
Art and archaeology by Shirley Glubok( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at old objects found by archaeologists at such sites as Jericho, the Dead Sea and ancient Troy
Discovering the royal tombs at Ur by Leonard Woolley( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the planning and execution of the 1922 archaeological expedition to Ur in southern Iraq and the discovery of the tombs and the ancient city
 
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Languages
English (35)