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Kirby, W. F. (William Forsell) 1844-1912

Overview
Works: 296 works in 697 publications in 3 languages and 5,108 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Handbooks and manuals  History  Textbooks  Pictorial works  Guidebooks  Illustrated works  Juvenile works  Catalogs and collections  Biography 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor
Classifications: PH324.E5, 894.541
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Most widely held works by W. F Kirby
Kalevala, the land of heroes by Elias Lnnrot( Book )

64 editions published between 1907 and 1985 in 4 languages and held by 1,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translation of the great Finnish epic of ancient life in the Far North first published in 1907. This reprinting includes a new introduction and commentary
Travels in West Africa: Congo français, Corisco and Cameroons by Mary Henrietta Kingsley( Book )

16 editions published between 1897 and 2008 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sensitive ethnologist and naturalist, after being freed from a life as a housekeeper and nurse by the death of her parents and brother, Mary Kingsley travelled and recorded tribal customs and beliefs
A hand-book to the order Lepidoptera by W. F Kirby( Book )

25 editions published between 1890 and 1897 in English and Undetermined and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

European butterflies and moths by W. F Kirby( Book )

19 editions published between 1881 and 1898 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This catalogue of butterflies and moths from across the European continent includes 61 colored plates of detailed, life-sized illustrations
The hero of Esthonia; and other studies in the romantic literature of that country by W. F Kirby( Book )

15 editions published between 1895 and 2012 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British Central Africa; an attempt to give some account of a portion of the territories under British influence north of the Zambezi by Harry Johnston( Book )

1 edition published in 1897 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elementary text-book of entomology by W. F Kirby( Book )

16 editions published between 1885 and 2013 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A synonymic catalogue of Orthoptera by British Museum (Natural History)( Book )

12 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A naturalist's wanderings in the Eastern archipelago : a narrative of travel and exploration from 1878 to 1883 by Henry O Forbes( Book )

1 edition published in 1885 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orchidaceae - Timor - Lesser Sunda Island
A synonymic catalogue of diurnal Lepidoptera by W. F Kirby( Book )

15 editions published in 1871 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The butterflies and moths of Europe by W. F Kirby( Book )

9 editions published between 1903 and 1907 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orthoptera (Acridiidae) by W. F Kirby( Book )

10 editions published in 1914 in English and Undetermined and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A synonymic catalogue of Neuroptera Odonata, or dragon-flies. With an appendix of fossil species by W. F Kirby( Book )

10 editions published in 1890 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

600 butterflies and moths in full color by W. F Kirby( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Title Page; Introduction; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; EXPLANATION OF PLATES; ALPHABETICAL INDEX OF LATIN NAMES
Evolution and natural theology by W. F Kirby( Book )

10 editions published between 1883 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British butterflies, moths & beetles by W. F Kirby( Book )

8 editions published between 1885 and 1910 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The butterflies and moths of Africa by W. F Kirby( Book )

4 editions published in 1889 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Butterflies and moths. Volume V by W. F Kirby( Book )

4 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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600 butterflies and moths in full color
Alternative Names
Forsell Kirby, William 1844-1912

Gulielmus Forsell Kirby

Kirby, W. f

Kirby, W f. 1844-1912

Kirby, William F.

Kirby, William Forsell

Kirby, William Forsell 1844-1912

William Forsell Kirby englischer Entomologe und Volkskundler

William Kirby

Кёрби, Уильям Форселл

Languages
English (255)

Finnish (1)

German (1)

Covers
600 butterflies and moths in full color