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Audubon, John James 1785-1851

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Works: 2,094 works in 4,171 publications in 5 languages and 93,752 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Biography  Diaries  Exhibition, pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Biographies  Juvenile works  Classification  Quotations 
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Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Draftsman, Artist, Other, Honoree, Printer, Collector, Lyricist
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Most widely held works about John James Audubon
 
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Most widely held works by John James Audubon
The birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

82 editions published between 1827 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction and a brief descriptive note for each plate, and both common and scientific names are given as well as habitat, etc
The original water-color paintings by John James Audubon for the birds of America : reproduced in color for the first time from the collection at the New-York Historical Society by John James Audubon( Book )

47 editions published between 1966 and 1985 in English and held by 2,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With this publication virtually the entire series of paintings created by John James Audubon for The Birds of America is reproduced for the first time in full color and with the accuracy made possible by modern photographic techniques. There is nothing in American art to which this large collection of Audubon's original work can be compared. No other artist of his time was so sensitively and intimately concerned with the natural wonders of the American scene. No single person before or since has contributed so much to the art of painting birds. - Introduction
The imperial collection of Audubon animals; the quadrupeds of North America by John James Audubon( Book )

14 editions published between 1957 and 1967 in English and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Up-to-date revision of descriptive information concerning the quadrupeds of North America
Audubon birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

30 editions published between 1937 and 1987 in English and French and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorial book: Mr and Mrs William (Mildred Meitner) Behm
Birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

15 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon's animals : the quadrupeds of North America by John James Audubon( Book )

31 editions published between 1951 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon's Birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

19 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delineations of American scenery and character by John James Audubon( Book )

19 editions published between 1926 and 1970 in English and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains sketches, anecdotes, and essays describing the travels of Audubon from 1808 to 1834 on his quest to paint every North American bird in its natural habitat. There are several chapters on Labrador and Newfoundland, as Audubon spent a summer in Labrador and time in Newfoundland while on his journey
The quadrupeds of North America by John James Audubon( Book )

58 editions published between 1848 and 1986 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of Audubon : the complete birds and mammals by John James Audubon( Book )

12 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bird biographies of John James Audubon by John James Audubon( Book )

11 editions published in 1957 in 3 languages and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birds of America : from drawings made in the United States and their territories by John James Audubon( )

58 editions published between 1826 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition has 65 new images, making a total of 500. The original configurations were altered so that there is only one species per plate. The text is a revision of the Ornithological Biography, rearranged according to Audubon's Synopsis of the Birds of North America (1839)
Audubon's wildlife ; With selections from the writings of John James Audubon by John James Audubon( Book )

10 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon's birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains reproductions of 435 hand-colored engravings of birds of North America which originally appeared in the Audubon Society's rare "Double Elephant Folio;" and includes commentaries on each bird
Youth's companion by Youth's Companion( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the pages of the magazine first published in 1827
The living world of Audubon mammals by Robert Elman( Book )

6 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraordinarily intimate and beautiful portrayal of the wild creatures that dwell in the forest, fields and mountains of North America
The birds of America by John James Audubon( Book )

10 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unabridged republication of the work first published by J.J. Audubon and J.B. Chevalier in 1840-1844
A synopsis of the birds of North America by John James Audubon( Book )

25 editions published between 1839 and 2013 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon's birds by John James Audubon( )

9 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon's ambitious project to paint all the birds of North America resulted in a work that represents one of the great steps of ornithology. Not only did he identify new species, he also depicted birds within their natural habitat and in vivid poses. This impressive collection ranges from the Greater Flamingo and Bald Eagle to the Carolina parakeet. Audubon describes every species in concise texts, pointing out the animals' peculiarities. In its convenient format this book is the ideal gift for both science connoisseurs and art lovers
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Audubon's birds of America
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Audubon's birds of AmericaJohn James Audubon : the making of an AmericanAudubon and his journalsWritings and drawingsA nest for Celeste : a story about art, inspiration, and the meaning of homeCommonwealth of wings : an ornithological biography based on the life of John James AudubonAudubon : life and art in the American wilderness
Alternative Names

controlled identityMartin, Maria, 1796-1863

Audobon, John James

Audubon.

Audubon, J.-J. 1785-1851

Audubon, J.-J. (John James), 1785-1851

Audubon, Jean-Jacques

Audubon Jean-Jacques 1785-1851

Audubon Jean Jacques Fougère

Audubon, Jean Jacques Fougère 1785-1851

audubon, john j.

Audubon, John J. 1785-1851

Audubon John James

Audubon, John James Laforest

Audubon, Juan Jacobo 1785-1851

Çon Çames Audubon

Con Ceyms Audubon

Fougère, Jean-Jacques

Jean-Jacques Audubon

Jean-Jacques Audubon ornithologue, naturaliste et peintre américain d’origine française

John J. Audubon

John James Audubon

John James Audubon American ornithologist, naturalist, and painter

John James Audubon Amerikaans botanicus (1785-1851)

John James Audubon amerykański ornitolog, przyrodnik i malarz

John James Audubon ornitologo e illustratore statunitense

John James Audubon US-amerikanischer Ornithologe

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Odi︠u︡bon, Dzhon Dzheĭms 1785-1851

Odi︠u︡bon, I︠A︡kov 1785-1851

Rabin Jean

Rabin, Jean 1785-1851

Τζον Τζέιμς Οντιμπόν

Джон Джеймс Одюбон

Джон Джеймс Одюбон американский натуралист, орнитолог и художник-натуралист

Одюбон, Джон Джеймс

Ҷон Ҷамес Аудубон

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ג'ון ג'יימס אודובון

ג'ון ג'יימס אודובון אמן אמריקאי

جان جیمز اودوبان

جون جيمس أودوبون

आडुबान् जान् जेम्स्

জন জেমস আদোবান

ஜான் ஜேம்ஸ் அடுபன்

ജോൺ ജെയിംസ് ഓഡുബോൺ

ဂျွန် ဂျိမ်း ဩဒူဘွန်

오더본, 존 제임스 1785-1851

오두방 1785-1851

오듀본, 존 제임스 1785-1851

존 제임스 오듀본

オーデュボン, ジョン・J

ジョン・ジェームズ・オーデュボン

约翰·詹姆斯·奥杜邦

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