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Burton, Jane

Overview
Works: 266 works in 830 publications in 15 languages and 42,050 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Fiction  Poetry  Miscellanea  Board books 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Illustrator, Creator, Contributor, Other, Editor
Classifications: QL706.2, 599
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Jane Burton
Publications by Jane Burton
Publications by Jane Burton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jane Burton
Mammal by Steve Parker( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and German and held by 1,976 libraries worldwide
Photographs and text examine the world of mammals, depicting their development, feeding habits, courtship rituals, protective behavior, and physical adaptation to their various ways of life
Kitten by Angela Royston( Book )
30 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 1,510 libraries worldwide
Photographs and text show the development of a kitten from birth to ten weeks old
Bird behavior by Robert Burton( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 1,351 libraries worldwide
Describes the interplay of instinct, intelligence and learning that governs the lives and habits of feathered species
Egg by Jane Burton( Book )
17 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 1,290 libraries worldwide
This photographic study captures the very moment of hatching in close-up photographs, from the first tiny crack in the eggshell to the newborn bursting free
Puppy by Honor Head( Book )
20 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,137 libraries worldwide
Photographs and text depict the growth and development of a puppy from its first day alive to its eighth week
The nature and science of leaves by Jane Burton( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and Chinese and held by 1,129 libraries worldwide
Discusses different kinds of leaves, the forms and colors they may have, and their functions
The ultimate cat book by David Taylor( Book )
14 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 1,072 libraries worldwide
This Dorling Kindersley guide to 100 varieties of domesticated cats covers basic subjects, such as behavior, origins, grooming, health, first aid, and diet, and gives tips on showing cats, reproduction, and other subjects. Each breed, divided into two alphabetical sections (longhair and shorthair), is concisely described and illustrated by 750 superb full-color photographs. Extensive diagrams, charts and tables provide information on birthing, maternal behavior, and kitten development. Taylor is a British veterinarian, and Negus is an editor of Cat World International magazine. A circulating copy is recommended along with one for reference
Coral reef by Jane Burton( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and Japanese and held by 1,061 libraries worldwide
Examines the variety of life found on coral reefs, including the seahorse, hermit crab, and sea slug. Natural habitats grow larger than life through magnificent, specially commissioned photographs, accompanied by clear text and fascinating captions
The first dinosaurs by Jane Burton( Book )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 996 libraries worldwide
Brief text and illustrations introduce the characteristics and natural environment of thirteen early dinosaurs such as Saltopus and Dimetrodon. Includes a glossary of terms and miscellaneous facts about dinosaurs
Eggs : nature's perfect package by Robert Burton( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 975 libraries worldwide
Explores and explains the variety of strategies used by animals in producing, fertilizing, laying, and caring for their eggs
Baby animals by Jane Burton( Book )
20 editions published between 1961 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 974 libraries worldwide
A pictorial display of baby animals with their families
Chick by Jane Burton( Book )
23 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 936 libraries worldwide
Photographs and text depict the development of a chick from the egg stage to the eighth week
Meadow by Kim Taylor( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 932 libraries worldwide
Examines some of the animals and plants found in meadows, including the crab spider, partridge chicks, and cocksfoot grass
Nightwatch : the natural world from dusk to dawn by Jane Burton( Book )
10 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Dutch and held by 927 libraries worldwide
Describes the nocturnal life of a diversity of animals and includes many recent and unexpected findings
Chester the chick by Jane Burton( Book )
10 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 669 libraries worldwide
Text and photographs follow a baby chick through its first year of life as it learns how to peck for food, plays with other chicks, and develops into a rooster
Swamp life by Theresa Greenaway( Book )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 656 libraries worldwide
Discusses the plants and animals that live in swamps. Includes caiman, snapping turtles, and water lettuce
Forest life by Barbara Taylor( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 650 libraries worldwide
Discusses the plants and animals that live in forests. Includes the weasel, giant wood wasp, and slippery jack mushroom
Jack the puppy by Jane Burton( Book )
10 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Text and photographs present Jack the puppy's first year of life as he plays with his nine brothers and sisters and grows larger
Frog by Thomas Marent( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and held by 610 libraries worldwide
"See how I grow, from an egg into a tadpole and then into a leaping frog. Superb photographs and colorful artwork borders chart the early stages of a frog's life."--Page 4 of cover
Dabble the duckling by Jane Burton( Book )
10 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 610 libraries worldwide
A photo essay about the first six to eight months in the life of a duckling, abandoned before hatching and later adopted by a farmyard hen
 
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Alternative Names
Bērtona, Džeina
Burton-Gibbon, .. 1933-2007
Burton, Jane 1933-
Burton, Jane, 1933-2007
バートン, ジェーン
Languages
English (145)
German (21)
Spanish (9)
Chinese (8)
French (7)
Swedish (6)
Japanese (5)
Dutch (2)
Afrikaans (2)
Tswana (1)
Xhosa (1)
Hebrew (1)
Russian (1)
Finnish (1)
Zulu (1)
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