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Peterson, Roger Tory 1908-1996

Overview
Works: 404 works in 1,684 publications in 11 languages and 60,396 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Biography  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Anecdotes  Exhibition, pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Contributor, Author of introduction, Photographer, Adapter, Artist
Classifications: QL681, 598.297
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Most widely held works by Roger Tory Peterson
A field guide to the birds : a completely new guide to all the birds of eastern and central North America by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

172 editions published between 1934 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 8,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and illustrates the birds of eastern and central North America, including accidentals, exotics, and escapes; and includes nearly four hundred range maps
A field guide to western birds : a completely new guide to field marks of all species found in North America west of the 100th meridian and north of Mexico by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

84 editions published between 1941 and 2001 in English and held by 4,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A field guide to the birds of western North America -- sponsored by the National Audubon Society, the National Wildlife Federation, and the Roger Tory Peterson Institute
The birds by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

113 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 3,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated survey of bird life, describing evolution, physiology, migration and flight patterns, wing and body communication, nesting, feeding, and family life
A field guide to the birds of Britain and Europe by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

238 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 2,748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For nearly 40 years, the Paterson Guide has been the standard field guide to British and European birds. No other book provides such a simple, concise guide to the essential features of bird recognition, enabling precise identification based on comparisons with other species and on distinctive field marks. The Fifth Edition has been completely reconstructed. Roger Tory Paterson has revised many of the color plates and has painted 32 new color plates, for a total of 96
Peterson field guide to birds of North America by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 2,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In celebration of the centennial of Roger Tory Peterson's birth comes a historic collaboration among renowned birding experts and artists to preserve and enhance the Peterson legacy. This new book combines the Peterson Field Guide to Eastern Birds and the Peterson Field Guide to Western Birds in one volume, filled with accessible, concise information and including almost three hours of video podcasts to make bird watching even easier
A field guide to edible wild plants of Eastern and Central North America by Lee Peterson( Book )

7 editions published between 1977 and 1985 in English and held by 1,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides complete information for identifying, harvesting, and preparing nearly 400 species of edible wild plants in eastern North America
The world of birds by James Fisher( Book )

32 editions published between 1964 and 1988 in English and held by 1,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A large, lavishly illustrated natural history of birds, by two outstanding ornithologists
Wild America; the record of a 30,000 mile journey around the continent by a distinguished naturalist and his British colleague by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

23 editions published between 1955 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated 30,000-mile tour of the continent
How to know the birds; an introduction to bird recognition by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

38 editions published between 1949 and 1986 in English and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to bird identification describing 54 major bird families with 200 species pictured
Peterson first guide to birds of North America by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simplified field guide to the common birds of North America
Natural history of the birds of eastern and central North America by Edward Howe Forbush( Book )

19 editions published between 1932 and 1955 in English and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book covers a basic library for the ornithologist of North American birds with full color plates and description
Audubon's Birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

19 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of Roger Tory Peterson : an authorized biography by John C Devlin( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A field guide to Mexican birds : field marks of all species found in Mexico, Guatemala, Belize (British Honduras), El Salvador by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

26 editions published between 1973 and 1999 in English and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Penguins by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In four photographic essays and 137 lively drawings, the author captures the essence of species and individuals, from the ponderous Emperor Penguin to the tiny Blue Penguin
Backyard birds by Jonathan P Latimer( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, voices, and habitats of a variety of common birds, arranged by their color. Includes the Peterson System of identifying birds by their unique markings
Birds over America by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

12 editions published between 1948 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birds of prey by Jonathan P Latimer( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, voices, and habitats of a variety of eagles, hawks, falcons, and owls. Includes the Peterson System of identifying birds by their unique markings
Roger Tory Peterson : the art and photography of the world's foremost birder by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Survey of the career of orinthologist Roger Tory Peterson, featuring the paintings, prints, book illustrations, photographs, and films he created in his quest to study birds
Trees and shrubs : field marks of all trees, shrubs, and woody vines that grow wild in the northern and north-central United States and in southeastern and south-central Canada by George A Petrides( Book )

2 editions published between 1958 and 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A field guide to the birds : a completely new guide to all the birds of eastern and central North America
Alternative Names
Peterson, R. T. 1908-

Peterson, R. T. (Roger Tory), 1908-

Peterson, Roger.

Peterson, Roger 1908-

Peterson Roger 1908-1996

Peterson, Roger T.

Peterson, Roger T. 1908-

Peterson, Roger T. (Roger Tory), 1908-

Peterson, Roger Tory

Roger Tory Peterson Amerikaans zoöloog (1908-1996)

Tory Peterson, Roger.

Tory Peterson, Roger 1908-1996

پيترسون, لرچر توري

ピーターソン, ロジャー

ピーターソン, ロジャー・トリー

ピーターソンロジヤー

ピーターソンロジヤー 1908-1996

罗杰·托瑞·彼得森

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A field guide to western birds : a completely new guide to field marks of all species found in North America west of the 100th meridian and north of MexicoThe birdsA field guide to the birds of Britain and EuropePeterson field guide to birds of North AmericaA field guide to edible wild plants of Eastern and Central North AmericaWild America; the record of a 30,000 mile journey around the continent by a distinguished naturalist and his British colleaguePeterson first guide to birds of North AmericaA field guide to Mexican birds : field marks of all species found in Mexico, Guatemala, Belize (British Honduras), El Salvador