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Burton, Maurice 1898-1992

Overview
Works: 909 works in 2,021 publications in 7 languages and 24,612 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Juvenile works  Encyclopedias  Classification  Biography  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Publishing director, Director, Restager, Author of introduction, Contributor
Classifications: QL50, 591
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Maurice Burton
Publications by Maurice Burton
Publications by Maurice Burton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Maurice Burton
 
Most widely held works by Maurice Burton
The Larousse encyclopedia of animal life by Léon Bertin( Book )
27 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in English and held by 1,423 libraries worldwide
A systematic and comprehensive survey of the whole of the living animal world, from the simplest and smallest single-celled creatures to the large and most highly specialized mammals (excluding man)
The Marshall Cavendish international wildlife encyclopedia ( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and held by 946 libraries worldwide
Provides a description of the animal or group with details of the biology, feeding, life history, reproduction, relationships, appearance, and special features of the subject
The international wildlife encyclopedia by Maurice Burton( Book )
7 editions published between 1969 and 2002 in English and held by 880 libraries worldwide
An illustrated library of all the animals, birds, fish, insects, and reptiles of the world. Vol 1: Aardvark to Barber Fishes. Vol 2: Barbet to Bream. Vol 3: Brine Shrimp to Chevrotain. Vol 4: Chickaree to Crake. Vol 5: Crane to Eider. Vol 6: Eland to Gallinule. Vol 7: Gall Wasp to Guillemot. Vol 8: Guinea Fowl to Horsefly. Vol 9: Horsehair Worm to Kookaburra. Vol 10: Krill to Mangabey. Vol 11: Mannikin to Muscovy Duck. Vol 12: Musk-Dee to Palm Dove. Vol 13: Palm Squirrel to Pond Snail. Vol 14: Poor-Will to River Dolphin. Vol 15: Roach to Serow. Vol 16: Serval to Spoonbill. Vol 17: Springbok to Teal. Vol 18: Teiid Lizard to Vanga. Vol 19: Vapourer Moth to Wren. Vol 20: Wryneck to Zorro, Special Contents, Index
Systematic dictionary of mammals of the world by Maurice Burton( Book )
16 editions published between 1962 and 1965 in English and held by 753 libraries worldwide
In this concise but comprehensive handbook, practically all the world's mammals are described in detail
International wildlife encyclopedia by Maurice Burton( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 745 libraries worldwide
This twenty-two volume set presents the appearance and behavior of thousands of species of animals along with species population and prospects for survival in a arranged alphabetically and easy-to-read format
Encyclopedia of insects & arachnids by Maurice Burton( Book )
7 editions published between 1970 and 1985 in English and held by 671 libraries worldwide
Describes and illustrates the living conditions of insects, and arachnids, giving details of their life history, feeding habits and how they are equipped to protect themselves in the habitats
The sixth sense of animals by Maurice Burton( Book )
11 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 583 libraries worldwide
The world encyclopedia of animals by Maurice Burton( Book )
8 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in English and Dutch and held by 554 libraries worldwide
Provides information on all major mammals, birds, fishes, reptiles, amphibians, and invertebrates, including some endangered or extinct species
Insects and their relatives by Maurice Burton( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 516 libraries worldwide
Devoted entirely to insects and encyclopedic in nature
Inside the animal world : an encyclopedia of animal behavior by Maurice Burton( Book )
8 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 513 libraries worldwide
An encyclopedia of animal behavior
Birds by Maurice Burton( Book )
8 editions published between 1961 and 1987 in English and held by 478 libraries worldwide
Presents an introduction to the world of birds
Cold-blooded animals by Maurice Burton( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 474 libraries worldwide
Discusses cold-blooded animals from simple invertebrates and insects to mammals such as the dormouse and horseshoe bat which exist in a cold-blooded state for extended periods of time
Encyclopedia of fish by Maurice Burton( Book )
6 editions published between 1975 and 1984 in English and held by 446 libraries worldwide
Encyclopedia of the animal kingdom by Maurice Burton( Book )
23 editions published between 1976 and 1990 in English and German and held by 439 libraries worldwide
Encyclopedia of reptiles, amphibians, & other cold-blooded animals by Maurice Burton( Book )
6 editions published between 1975 and 1984 in English and held by 431 libraries worldwide
"This book is adapted from 'Purnell's Ency. of Animal Life', pub. in the U.S. under the title of 'International Wild Life'."
Warm-blooded animals by Maurice Burton( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
"What precisely is a warm-blooded animal, and how does it differ from other kinds of animals? This book defines the term, explains the differences and then discusses the different groups of animals, describing their behavior and characteristics"--Publisher
Animals of Europe; the ecology of the wildlife by Maurice Burton( Book )
15 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
An account of man's impact on the ecology of Europe describing the adjustment of various animal species to human intrusion
Encyclopedia of mammals by Maurice Burton( Book )
5 editions published between 1975 and 1984 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
The beginnings of life by Robert Burton( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 356 libraries worldwide
Explores how life starts for the multitude of living things on the earth
The life of meat eaters : a simple introduction to the way meat eaters live and behave by Maurice Burton( Book )
30 editions published between 1973 and 1989 in 6 languages and held by 324 libraries worldwide
Cat - Dog - Wolf - Big cat - Lion - Tiger - Courtship and mating - Hunting - Leopard - Fox - Badger - Zebrara_
 
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Alternative Names
Bērtons, Moriss dz. 1898
Burton, Maurice
Burton, Maurice 1898-
Maurice Burton Brits zoöloog (1898-1992)
Maurice Burton Zoologist, author
バートン, モーリス
Languages
English (180)
Spanish (10)
German (7)
French (4)
Chinese (2)
Turkish (2)
Dutch (1)
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