WorldCat Identities

Blunt, Wilfrid 1901-1987

Overview
Works: 163 works in 617 publications in 4 languages and 14,923 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Bibliography  Pictorial works  Fiction 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Author of introduction, Other, Correspondent, Former owner
Classifications: QH44, B
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Wilfrid Blunt, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Wilfrid Blunt
The art of botanical illustration by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
66 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grundig og rigt illustreret oversigt over planteillustra- tionskunsten gennem mere end 3000 år
The compleat naturalist; a life of Linnaeus by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
33 editions published between 1971 and 2002 in English and Swedish and held by 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The years of struggle 1707-1735 - In search of fame 1735-1738 - The prince of botanists 1738-1778
The dream king, Ludwig II of Bavaria by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
30 editions published between 1970 and 1986 in English and German and held by 1,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On wings of song; a biography of Felix Mendelssohn by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
13 editions published between 1972 and 1983 in English and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography including 31 full-page color plates of oil paintings and watercolors, to black-and-white reproductions of photographs and pencil drawings
The illustrated herbal by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
17 editions published between 1979 and 1994 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The golden road to Samarkand by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
9 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taking as his title the famous phrase from Flecker's "Hassan", the author follows the journeys of a number of men who have ventured across Central Asia during the last 2,000 years. An epilogue gives an account of Samarkand today, where skilful restoration is saving remains of the past in one of history's most enchanted cities
Isfahan, pearl of Persia by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
16 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Splendors of Islam by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
13 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated general survey of the architecture and arts of Islam, ranging from Morocco to India and from the seventh century to the twentieth
Cockerell; Sydney Carlyle Cockerell, friend of Ruskin and William Morris and director of the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
18 editions published between 1865 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great flower books, 1700-1900; a bibliographical record of two centuries of finely-illustrated flower books by Sacheverell Sitwell ( Book )
16 editions published between 1956 and 1991 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Christie of Glyndebourne by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
8 editions published between 1968 and 1986 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Linnaeus : the compleat naturalist by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
England's Michelangelo : a biography of George Frederic Watts, O.M., R.A. by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
10 editions published between 1975 and 1989 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In for a penny : a prospect of Kew Gardens: their flora, fauna and falballas by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
8 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Omar; a fantasy for animal lovers by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
7 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On her 50th birthday Miss Rose Bavistock, spinster, receives a crate containing a bandesnatch. After initially biting his new owner, Omar, the bandersnatch, settles down to a life of domesticity and reveals some remarkable characteristics--including the ability to speak
Hortulus by Walahfrid Strabo ( Book )
5 editions published in 1966 in English and German and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quellen - Mittelalter - Gartenbau
Pietro's pilgrimage; a journey to India and back at the beginning of the seventeenth century by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
7 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sweet Roman hand : five hundred years of italic cursive script by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
10 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ark in the park : the Zoo in the nineteenth century by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
8 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New acquisitions gathered from many countries were eagerly admired, some of hte animals that caused particular excitement were girafffes, kangaroos and porpoises, Mumbo the gorilla, and Jumbo the much loved elephant. The author has made extensive use of press cuttings concerning events, sometimes scandalous, which made the news during the early years of the Zoo
Tulipomania by Wilfrid Blunt ( Book )
5 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Blunt, Wilfred
Blunt, Wilfrid Jasper Walter, 1901-1987
Blunt, Wilfried 1901-
Blunt, Wilfried, 1901-1987
ブラント, ウィルフリッド
Languages
English (300)
Swedish (11)
German (4)
Arabic (1)
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