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Kieran, John 1892-1981

Overview
Works: 166 works in 387 publications in 3 languages and 13,574 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Guidebooks  Pictorial works  Literature  History  Poetry  Fiction  Periodicals  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Speaker, Creator, Interviewer
Publication Timeline
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Publications about John Kieran
Publications by John Kieran
Publications by John Kieran, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by John Kieran
The story of the Olympic games, 776 B.C. to 1972 by John Kieran( Book )
93 editions published between 1936 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,392 libraries worldwide
Describes briefly the legends and scandals of the ancient Olympics, and then discusses the victories, defeats, and political undercurrents of the modern games, through 1964
A natural history of New York City, a personal report after fifty years of study & enjoyment of wildlife within the boundaries of Greater New York by John Kieran( Book )
16 editions published between 1959 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 930 libraries worldwide
An introduction to birds by John Kieran( Book )
9 editions published between 1946 and 1965 in English and held by 881 libraries worldwide
For the general reader. For other editions, see Author Catalog
An introduction to trees by John Kieran( Book )
11 editions published between 1952 and 1966 in English and held by 877 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the more common trees and shrubs, illustrating the leaves, bark, seeds, and fall color in detail
An introduction to nature : birds, wild flowers, trees by John Kieran( Book )
8 editions published between 1950 and 1966 in English and held by 774 libraries worldwide
The author's "Introduction to Birds", "Introduction to Wild Flowers", and "Introduction to Trees" have been combined into one volume, with a new foreword. For other editions, see Author Catalog
An introduction to wild flowers by John Kieran( Book )
11 editions published between 1948 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 730 libraries worldwide
A book for beginneers, offered as a help in learning to recognize and call by name the more commond wild flowers
Information please almanac, atlas and yearbook ( serial )
in English and held by 701 libraries worldwide
John James Audubon by Margaret Ford Kieran( Book )
4 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 691 libraries worldwide
A biography of the naturalist and artist who was one of the first persons to study and paint the birds of the United States
Treasury of great nature writing by John Kieran( Book )
2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 598 libraries worldwide
Footnotes on nature by John Kieran( Book )
8 editions published between 1947 and 1981 in English and held by 537 libraries worldwide
The American sporting scene by John Kieran( Book )
10 editions published between 1941 and 1946 in English and held by 480 libraries worldwide
USA
Poems I remember by John Kieran( Book )
12 editions published between 1942 and 1985 in English and held by 429 libraries worldwide
Information please almanac ( serial )
in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
John Kieran's Nature notes by John Kieran( Book )
5 editions published between 1941 and 1969 in English and German and held by 329 libraries worldwide
Books I love; being a selection of 100 titles for a home library, with added comment on other books, many authors and the delights of reading by John Kieran( Book )
5 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Reveille; war poems by members of our armed forces by Daniel Henderson( Book )
4 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
Poems to remember ( Book )
2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Historia de los juegos Olímpicos : 776 a de J.C. a 1964 by John Kieran( Book )
6 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in Spanish and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Sweeny's adventure by Joseph Krumgold( Book )
2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Not under oath : recollections and reflections by John Kieran( Book )
3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Memoirs of a successful author, sports columnist, radio commentator and naturalist
 
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Alternative Names
John F. Kieran American sportswriter
John Kieran
Kieran, John Francis 1892-
Languages
English (223)
Spanish (6)
German (1)
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