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Hudson, W. H. (William Henry) 1841-1922

Works: 596 works in 3,049 publications in 7 languages and 56,312 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Romance fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Autobiographies  History  Fantasy fiction  Juvenile works  Guidebooks  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Librettist, Composer, Lyricist, pre, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR6015.U23, 823.8
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Green mansions by W. H Hudson( Book )
289 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 7,522 libraries worldwide
Based on the naturalist-author's extensive travels in South America, this is the romance of the bird girl, Rima
The purple land : being the narrative of one Richard Lamb's adventures in the Banda Orientál, in South America, as told by himself by W. H Hudson( Book )
143 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,868 libraries worldwide
The romantic adventures of an Englishman in Uruguay in the late 18th century
The fireside book of dog stories by Jack Goodman( Book )
1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 896 libraries worldwide
This is a book of stories and articles about dogs, by and for people who are attached to them by leashes and other ties. There are stories about great danes and bull terriers, pointers, poodles, & mutts
Idle days in Patagonia by W. H Hudson( Book )
74 editions published between 1893 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 874 libraries worldwide
Uno de los relatos más importantes de la escuela de los 'nature writters' que apasionó a escritores como Joeph Conrad, Ford Madox Forf o Bruce Chatwin. Narra la estancia feliz de este exquisito autor en tierras patagónicas. En 1871 Hudson se adentra en la provincia de Rio Negro donde permanece varios meses. Su viaje se convierte en una excusa para reflexionar sobre la experiencia de la contemplación como vía para explorar las regiones sensibles del alma
A crystal age by W. H Hudson( Book )
64 editions published between 1887 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 850 libraries worldwide
An explorer falls down a cliff and wakes up in a very different time and place
The book of a naturalist by W. H Hudson( Book )
72 editions published between 1917 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 842 libraries worldwide
This collection of essays charmingly captures Hudson's deep love of nature. Classics of nature writing, essays such as Life in a Pine Wood," The Beauty of the Fox," The Discontented Squirrel," The Toad as Traveller," and others are invaluable texts for any nature lover
Afoot in England by W. H Hudson( Book )
82 editions published between 1909 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 817 libraries worldwide
Precis of his book, Afoot in England, perhaps intended as an advertisement
A little boy lost by W. H Hudson( Book )
61 editions published between 1905 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 774 libraries worldwide
Relates a little boy's many strange adventures when he wanders too far from home and becomes lost
A traveller in little things by W. H Hudson( Book )
48 editions published between 1921 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 766 libraries worldwide
Sketches, reprinted in part from various periodicals about his travels around England
A hind in Richmond Park by W. H Hudson( Book )
42 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 730 libraries worldwide
This book starts from an observed point of animal behaviour- the author is watching a hind lying under an oak in Richmond Park- and then discursively follows a train of thought about the senses of animals and birds as seen and heard in England and in South America. Much of Hudson's personal philosophy on man's relation to nature is stated here
Tales of the Pampas by W. H Hudson( Book )
41 editions published between 1916 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 644 libraries worldwide
W.H. Hudson grew up on the pampas of Argentina, a region that remained close to his heart even after he moved to England. In Tales of the Pampas, Hudson draws upon his childhood memories to create these six magical short stories about the landscape, the gauchos, and the area that impressed him for the rest of his life
A shepherd's life : impressions of the South Wiltshire downs by W. H Hudson( Book )
104 editions published between 1910 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 617 libraries worldwide
This soaring account of rural life is a heartfelt celebration of the ordinary men and women who worked the land in nineteenth-century England. It is told largely through the story of Caleb Bawcombe, a shepherd on the Wiltshire downs for fifty years, son of a shepherd before him, those memories of sheep dogs, poachers, local fairs, blacksmiths, old ballads and wild birds depict a way of life that was fast vanishing, and has now disappeared. -- Back cover
Birds and man by W. H Hudson( Book )
37 editions published between 1901 and 2012 in English and held by 567 libraries worldwide
Naturalist W.H. Hudson is renowned for his extraordinary studies of birds and bird behavior as well as for his excellent prose. In Birds and Man, Hudson collects his observations of birds in England into chapters titled "Birds at Their Best", "Parrot Gossip, "The Secret of the Willow Wren", "Ravens in Somerset" and more
Adventures among birds by W. H Hudson( Book )
52 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 563 libraries worldwide
Adventures among birds is almost a manifesto for the life of birds. Hudson's experience of different forms of birdlife is prodigious, and he weaves a thousand small anecdotes together into a rallying call against indifference to the beauty of birds
Hampshire days by W. H Hudson( Book )
44 editions published between 1903 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 491 libraries worldwide
Birds in town & village, by W.H. Hudson by W. H Hudson( Book )
50 editions published between 1902 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 448 libraries worldwide
In his introduction, Hudson explains his book as a series of impressions and essays of bird life. The offerings range from impressions of birds in rural settings to the cruelty of wearing feathers as fashion in Britain. The descriptive section titles include Birds in a Village," Exotic Birds for Britain," and In an Old Garden."
Dead man's plack : and An old thorn by W. H Hudson( Book )
23 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
The title of this popular 1920 classic by the eminent naturalist refers to two locales that inspired him to seek out not only their scientific wonders but also the stories behind their tradition and lore. The first, Dead Man's Plack, details the legend behind a memorial cross where Hudson went to explore the insect life and became immersed in investigating the murder story that occasioned it. The second, The Hawthorn and the Ivy Near the Great Ridge Wood, concerns a solitary tree whose beauty and the stories surrounding it, soon far outweigh his curiosity about its botanical habits
Far away and long ago by W. H Hudson( Book )
51 editions published between 1918 and 2004 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
"William Henry Hudson lived form [sic] 1841 to 1922. He was an author, naturalist and ornithologist. Hudson's parents settled in Argentina where Hudson spent his youth studying the flora and fauna of the area. Hudson later moved to England where he helped found the back to nature movement. In 1918 [h]e wrote Far Away and Long Ago, which was an autobiography of his early life."--Page 4 of cover
Fan; the story of a young girl's life by W. H Hudson( Book )
31 editions published between 1892 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 274 libraries worldwide
Fan rises from utter poverty to respectability
Men, books and birds by W. H Hudson( Book )
11 editions published between 1925 and 1932 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Harford, Henry, 1841-1922
Hodson, Ṿ. H., 1841-1922
Hudson, Guillermo Enrique, 1841-1922
Hudson, William Henry, 1841-1922
הודסון, וו. ה., 1841-1922
English (1,391)
Spanish (96)
Japanese (7)
Czech (3)
German (2)
Portuguese (1)
Romanian (1)
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