WorldCat Identities

Nook, Gerard

Overview
Works: 14 works in 25 publications in 1 language and 4,699 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Illustrations 
Roles: Illustrator, Designer
Classifications: J709, 709.32
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gerard Nook
The art of Africa by Shirley Glubok( Book )
5 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 854 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 692 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 Vikings by Shirley Glubok( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 652 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 ancient Mexico by Shirley Glubok( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 610 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 Japan by Shirley Glubok( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 584 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 503 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
Art and archaeology by Shirley Glubok( Book )
2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at old objects found by archaeologists at such sites as Jericho, the Dead Sea and ancient Troy
Digging in Assyria by Shirley Glubok( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An abridgement of English archaeologist Sir Austen Henry Layard's two-volume account of his experiences excavating the remains of the ancient Assyrian empire
The art of ancient Peru by Shirley Glubok( Book )
2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 4 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
Dolls by Shirley Glubok( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fall of the Incas by Shirley Glubok( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art of ancient Egypt by Shirley Glubok( Book )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Photographic reproductions of a variety of art objects illustrate this brief account of why Egyptian art is beautiful and memorable. Grades 5 and up
Knights in armor by Shirley Glubok( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library 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 lands in the Bible by Shirley Glubok( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photographs and text describe art treasures of the Sumerians, Babylonians, Persians and other people of the ancient Near East. Grades 5 and up
 
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Languages
English (24)