WorldCat Identities

Peterson, Virginia Marie 1925-

Overview
Works: 19 works in 80 publications in 4 languages and 4,668 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Guidebooks  Biography  Exhibition, pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Editor, Contributor, Illustrator, Cartographer
Classifications: QL681, 598.297
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Virginia Marie Peterson
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 )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 1,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On t.p.: A completey new guide to field marks of all species found in North America west of the 100th meridian and north of Mexico
Audubon's Birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

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

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 )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide featuring the Peterson Identification System collects more than sixty years of observations, paintings, and writings to detail the birds of eastern and central North America
Audubon's birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A field guide to feeder birds, eastern and central North America by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles feeder birds of eastern and central North America, providing range maps, color illustrations, and descriptions of their voices and foods; and includes a quick-reference food list, a bird-sighting checklist, and an introduction on feeders, food, predators, and identification
Le Grand livre des oiseaux by John James Audubon( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in French and German and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The watercolors for the birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A companion volume to The New-York Historical Society's exhibition of the paintings of John James Audubon features full-color reproductions of all 470 original watercolors created for The Birds of America
The birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The 435 plates in this volume were originally published by Audubon, in London, during the years 1827-1838. A superb set of these original 'Elephant Folio' plates -- a set believed to be the finest in the state of America -- has, through the courtesy of the owner, been followed to make the present reproductions..." --from book contents
Commentaries on Audubon's Birds of America by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon's birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feeder birds of Eastern North America by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eastern trailside birds by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le grand livre des oiseaux by John James Audubon( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon, les oiseaux d'Amérique by John James Audubon( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linnut by John James Audubon( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in Finnish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Audubon's Birds of America by Roger Tory Peterson( Book )

1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Les oiseaux d'Amérique by John James Audubon( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Audubon's Birds of America the National Audubon Society Digital Edition, Enhanced Version by John James Audubon( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 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
 
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Alternative Names
Peterson, Virginia M.

Languages
English (64)

French (14)

German (1)

Finnish (1)

Covers
A field guide to the birds : a completely new guide to all the birds of eastern and central North AmericaAudubon's birds of AmericaA field guide to feeder birds, eastern and central North AmericaThe watercolors for the birds of AmericaAudubon's birds of AmericaFeeder birds of Eastern North AmericaEastern trailside birds