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Peale, Charles Willson 1741-1827

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Works: 651 works in 953 publications in 2 languages and 17,757 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Sources  History  Juvenile works  Archives  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs and collections  Records and correspondence  Exhibition catalogs  Poetry 
Roles: Illustrator, Other, Honoree, Artist, Composer
Classifications: ND237.P27, 759.13
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The ingenious Mr. Peale : painter, patriot, and man of science by Janet Wilson( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 558 libraries worldwide
Narrates the life of the early American portrait painter who established the first public picture gallery in America and who pursued numerous other interests including natural history. This very readable book presents Peale in the context of America in his time.. Peale's involvement in the Revolutionary War and also his excavation of a mastodon for his museum are just two of the fascinating parts of this book. The pages are full of wonderful black-and-white prints of Peale's work, including portraits of the many famous people he knew
New perspectives on Charles Willson Peale : a 250th anniversary celebration ( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 447 libraries worldwide
Charles Willson Peale : art and selfhood in the early republic by David C Ward( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 409 libraries worldwide
It links the artist's autobiography to his painting, illuminating the man, his art, and his times. Peale emerges for the first time as that particularly American phenomenon: the self-made man."
An epistle to a friend on the means of preserving health, promoting happiness, and prolonging the life of man to its natural period by Charles Willson Peale( Book )
13 editions published between 1803 and 1975 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
The writings of George Washington by George Washington( Book )
in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Guide to the Philadelphia Museum by Charles Willson Peale( Book )
8 editions published between 1804 and 1806 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Americanischer Stadt und Land Calender auf das 1788ste Jahr Christi ( Computer File )
6 editions published in 1787 in German and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Paintings by the Peale family : Cincinnati Art Museum, October 1 to October 31, 1954 ( Book )
2 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
A scientific and descriptive catalogue of Peale's Museum by Pa.) Peale's Museum (Philadelphia( Book )
17 editions published between 1796 and 1976 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Introduction to a course of lectures on natural history by Charles Willson Peale( Book )
3 editions published in 1800 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Introduction to a course of lectures on natural history Delivered in the University of Pennsylvania, Nov. 16, 1799. By Charles W. Peale. [Three lines from Petrie] by Charles Willson Peale( file )
5 editions published in 1800 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Address delivered by Charles W. Peale, to the corporation and citizens of Philadelphia, on the 18th day of July, 1816, in Academy Hall, Fourth Street by Charles Willson Peale( Book )
5 editions published in 1816 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
An essay, to promote domestic happiness by Charles Willson Peale( Book )
6 editions published in 1812 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
An essay on building wooden bridges by Charles Willson Peale( file )
8 editions published in 1797 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Introduction to a course of lectures on natural history. Delivered in the University of Pennsylvania, Nov. 16, 1799. by Charles Willson Peale( Book )
15 editions published between 1799 and 1971 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Guide to the Philadelphia Museum. Admittance 25 cents by Pa.) Peale's Museum (Philadelphia( Book )
6 editions published between 1805 and 1806 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
The life of George Washington by Jared Sparks( Book )
3 editions published in 1844 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Biography of George Washington (1732-1799), first President of the United States. Vol. 2 contains chapters 21-40, covering the period between the summer of 1776 (and the subsequent winter at Valley Forge) to the death of George Washington after his presidency. Thus this volume covers most of his command of the Revolutionary Army, his chairmanship of the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia, and his two terms as President. The chapters chiefly deal with his military and political life, rather than his personal life
 
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Alternative Names
Charles Willson Peale
Peale, Charles Wilson
Peele, Charles Wilson
Languages
English (217)
German (6)
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