skip to content
Animals in motion Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Animals in motion

Author: Eadweard Muybridge
Publisher: New York : Dover Publications, [1994?], ©1957.
Series: Dover pictorial archive series.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"More than 4000 high-speed shots of 34 different animals and birds, in 123 different types of action: horses, elephants, mastiffs, camels, guanacos, sloths, cats, raccoons, baboons, jaguars, kangaroos, asses, gnus, gazelles, pigs, elands, oxen, setters, mules, lions, deer, goats, whippets, elk, pigeons, adjutants, oryx, vultures, cockatoos, hawks, ostriches, tigers, capybaras, eagles. Animals are shown walking,  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eadweard Muybridge
ISBN: 0486202038 9780486202037
OCLC Number: 33274794
Notes: "A selection of plates from ... [the author's] Animal locomotion, first published in 1887"--P. [5].
Description: 74 p., [366] p. of plates : chiefly ill. ; 28 cm.
Series Title: Dover pictorial archive series.
Responsibility: Eadweard Muybridge ; edited by Lewis S. Brown.

Abstract:

"More than 4000 high-speed shots of 34 different animals and birds, in 123 different types of action: horses, elephants, mastiffs, camels, guanacos, sloths, cats, raccoons, baboons, jaguars, kangaroos, asses, gnus, gazelles, pigs, elands, oxen, setters, mules, lions, deer, goats, whippets, elk, pigeons, adjutants, oryx, vultures, cockatoos, hawks, ostriches, tigers, capybaras, eagles. Animals are shown walking, running, leaping, flying--in typical actions. The horse alone is shown in more than 40 different ways: galloping with nude rider, trotting, pacing with sulky, cantering, jumping hurdles, carrying, rolling on barrels, and 36 other actions. [Many] photos taken against ruled backgrounds; most actions taken from 3 angles at once: 90°, 60°, rear. Foreshortened views are included."--Book jacket.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33274794>
library:oclcnum"33274794"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/33274794>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:creator
schema:datePublished""
schema:datePublished"1994"
schema:description""More than 4000 high-speed shots of 34 different animals and birds, in 123 different types of action: horses, elephants, mastiffs, camels, guanacos, sloths, cats, raccoons, baboons, jaguars, kangaroos, asses, gnus, gazelles, pigs, elands, oxen, setters, mules, lions, deer, goats, whippets, elk, pigeons, adjutants, oryx, vultures, cockatoos, hawks, ostriches, tigers, capybaras, eagles. Animals are shown walking, running, leaping, flying--in typical actions. The horse alone is shown in more than 40 different ways: galloping with nude rider, trotting, pacing with sulky, cantering, jumping hurdles, carrying, rolling on barrels, and 36 other actions. [Many] photos taken against ruled backgrounds; most actions taken from 3 angles at once: 90°, 60°, rear. Foreshortened views are included."--Book jacket."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/491285>
schema:genre"Pictorial works"@en
schema:genre"Pictorial works."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Animals in motion"@en
schema:numberOfPages"74"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.