WorldCat Identities

Yarrell, William 1784-1856

Overview
Works: 131 works in 374 publications in 1 language and 2,096 library holdings
Genres: Biography 
Roles: Author, Other
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Most widely held works by William Yarrell
A history of British birds by William Yarrell( Book )

36 editions published between 1843 and 2015 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of British fishes by William Yarrell( Book )

36 editions published between 1835 and 1859 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild life on a tidal water : the adventures of a house-boat and her crew by P. H Emerson( Book )

7 editions published in 1890 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supplement to the History of British birds by William Yarrell( )

6 editions published in 1845 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second supplement to the History of British birds : being also a first supplement to the second edition by William Yarrell( )

6 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supplement to the History of British fishes by William Yarrell( Book )

11 editions published between 1839 and 2015 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sea-side book; being an introduction to the natural history of the British coasts by William H Harvey( Book )

5 editions published between 1854 and 1858 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first edition of this popular work appeared in 1849, but there were other editions in the same year and many that followed. The author had previously written the highly respected A Manual of the British Alae, and Phycologia Britannica. The author describes in some detail all the natural objects one can find at the sea shore, marine animals, sea weeds, plants, including microscopic, etc, the work feeding the great interest in marine topics and collections of the British public, which resulted in the aquarium hobby developing in the latter part of the 18th century -- Abe books website
Second supplement to the first edition of the History of British fishes by William Yarrell( Book )

8 editions published between 1860 and 2012 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the occurrence of some rare British birds by William Yarrell( Book )

7 editions published between 1828 and 1978 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on the tracheæ of birds : with descriptions and representations of several not hitherto figured by William Yarrell( Book )

8 editions published between 1827 and 1977 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a new species of wild swan, taken in England and hitherto confounded with the Hooper by William Yarrell( Book )

8 editions published between 1830 and 1977 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the supposed identity of whitebait and shad by William Yarrell( Book )

4 editions published between 1829 and 1978 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the organs of voice in birds by William Yarrell( Book )

7 editions published between 1829 and 1977 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remarks on some English fishes : with notices of three species new to the British fauna by William Yarrell( Book )

5 editions published between 1829 and 1978 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the habits and structure of the great bustard (Otis tarda of Linnæus) by William Yarrell( Book )

5 editions published between 1853 and 1977 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the structure of the beak and its muscles in the crossbill (Loxia curvirostra) by William Yarrell( Book )

5 editions published between 1829 and 1978 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description of a species of Tringa, killed in Cambridgeshire, new to England and Europe by William Yarrell( Book )

5 editions published between 1833 and 1977 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description of the organ of voice in a new species of wild swan (Cygnus buccinator, Richardson) by William Yarrell( Book )

5 editions published between 1834 and 1977 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the growth of the salmon in fresh water by William Yarrell( Book )

5 editions published in 1839 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the use of the xiphoid bone and its muscles in the corvorant (Pelecanus carbo, Linn.) by William Yarrell( Book )

4 editions published between 1829 and 1978 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
William Yarrell brit zoológus

William Yarrell Brits natuurwetenschapper (1784-1856)

William Yarrell englischer Buchhändler und Naturforscher

William Yarrell naturalista britannico

Yarell, William 1784-1856

Яррелл, Уильям

ویلیام یارل

Languages
English (191)