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Elliott, Lang

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Works: 75 works in 142 publications in 1 language and 4,552 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Pictorial works  Nature sounds  Drama  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: QL698.5, 597.8097
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Publications about Lang Elliott
Publications by Lang Elliott
Most widely held works by Lang Elliott
The frogs and toads of North America : a comprehensive guide to their identification, behavior, and calls by Lang Elliott( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 796 libraries worldwide
"A beautiful and comprehensive photo-filled guide that is the first to show all of the frogs of North America and includes a CD of their calls Colorful and noisy early indicators of environmental distress, frogs and toads are fascinating to casual nature lovers as well as expert herpetologists. Covering all 101 species in the United States and Canada, this book contains natural history information, identification tips, range and habitat information, summaries of behavior, and descriptions of calls. A 70-minute audio compact disc includes the calls of nearly every species and makes fascinating listening for any nature lover. The book also has sections on conservation issues, public participation in census programs, photography and sound recording, and keeping frogs and toads as pets. From the olive-and-black Pig Frog, which gets its name from its low-pitched, piglike grunt, to the X-marked and familiar-sounding Spring Peeper, the superb photographs and high-quality field recordings combine with the informative text to make this a must-have book for every naturalist."--Publisher's description
Music of the birds : a celebration of bird song by Lang Elliott( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 499 libraries worldwide
Presents the songs and calls of more than seventy North American birds. Includes audio compact disc featuring songbird concerts and solos
The songs of insects by Lang Elliott( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
Introduces the sounds produced by crickets, katydids, and cicadas found in eastern and central North America, including a sonagram that gives a visual representation of the sounds and recorded examples of the songs mentioned
Social behavior and foraging ecology of the eastern chipmunk (Tamias striatus) in the Adirondack Mountains by Lang Elliott( Book )
8 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 324 libraries worldwide
Common birds and their songs by Lang Elliott( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
"This book-audio package provides a unique introduction to fifty of the most familiar birds of North America and the songs they sing. Each bird is described in vivid detail - its natural history, habitat, voice, range, and field marks - and illustrated in stunning color photographs. Range maps show where each species is found in different seasons. The audio CD features original high-quality field recordings of each bird's songs and calls, which are track-coded for easy access. Common Birds and Their Songs will be valuable to anyone interested in birds, from beginner to expert. It's the perfect gift for any birder - or anyone with a bird feeder."--Publisher's description
The private eyes ( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Two detectives are engaged to investigate the deaths of Lord and Lady Morley, but their authorization comes from the ghost of the late Lordship, and the manor house where they lived is peopled by very odd characters
Stokes field guide to bird songs by Lang Elliott( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Covers the songs and calls of 372 bird species living in eastern North America, named and ordered according to the July 1995 supplement to the 6th ed. of the American Ornithological [i.e. Ornithologists'] Union Checklist of North American birds
A guide to night sounds by Lang Elliott( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Book has remarkable close-up photos of 60 night-active mammals, birds, amphibians, and insects with information about appearance and behavior as well as a CD recording of their nocturnal songs, calls or other sounds
A guide to wildlife sounds by Lang Elliott( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Book has remarkable close-up photos of 100 mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and insects found east of the Great Plains in North America with information about habitat, appearance, behavior and also a CD recording of commons songs, calls, or other sounds for each
Know your bird sounds by Lang Elliott( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Accompanying CDs have field recordings of a variety of birdsongs and calls
The songs of wild birds by Lang Elliott( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Book has full-page close-up photos of more than 50 native American birds along with visual identification tips and audio identification sonagrams and information for each
The Stokes field guide to bird songs by Donald W Stokes( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Presents the songs and calls of 923 species found in all of North America
Know your bird sounds by Lang Elliott( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Presents the songs and calls of thirty-five eastern and central North American birds that are common to residential settings, city parks, and urban areas. Each sound group is identified and described with a short narrative introduction. Detailed descriptions of the sounds and their meaning in the world of bird behavior and communication are provided by the accompanying booklet
The calls of frogs and toads by Lang Elliott( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Accompanying CD has recordings of a variety of calls from each of the species of frog and toad covered in the book
A guide to night sounds by Lang Elliott( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Presented are the sounds of nature, the magical voices of the night-active animals which are so difficult to see
Cedar waxwing : Bombycilla cedrorum by W. C Witmer( Book )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Know your bird sounds by Lang Elliott( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in No Linguistic Content and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Presents the songs and calls of thirty-five eastern and central North American birds that are common to meadows, woodlands, marshes, and seashore settings. Each sound group is identified and described with a short narrative introduction. Detailed descriptions of the sounds and their meaning in the world of bird behavior and communication are provided by the accompanying booklet
The calls of frogs and toads by Lang Elliott( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
The calls of 42 native species of frogs and toads found east of the Great Plains are introduced, with a reference guide and narrated introduction to the variety of calls produced by these amphibians
The calls of ducks and geese by Lang Elliott( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Know your bird sounds : common western species by Kevin J Colver( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Elliott, L.
Elliott, L. (Lang)
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English (57)
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