WorldCat Identities

Pirie, George 1863-1946

Overview
Works: 7 works in 9 publications in 1 language and 44 library holdings
Genres: Diaries  Sources  Personal narratives‡vBritish 
Roles: Author
Classifications: D629.G7, 940.47541092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by George Pirie
Frontline Medic : Gallipoli, Somme, Ypres : the diary of Captain George Pirie, R.A.M.C. by George Pirie( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter : to Isidore Spielmann by George Pirie( )

2 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sir George Pirie : artist file : by George Pirie( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Assembled artist file includes b & w photographs, reproductions from books and auction catalogs, and in some cases, negatives. Items may include full views, details, before and after restoration views, etc. Documentation may include artist name, title of work, medium, dimensions, provenance, exhibition history, related works, previous attributions, and bibliography
World War I: wounded soldiers in Palestine being carried on cacolets on the backs of camels. Oil painting by G. Pirie, ca. 1917 by George Pirie( Visual )

1 edition published in 1917 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

OED defines a cacolet as "A military litter for the sick or wounded carried by mules; either in the form of arm-chairs suspended one on each side of a mule, or of a bed laid along the beast's back. First employed by the French in the Crimean War, 1854-5". Both forms of the cacolet are shown here, the chair type on the left and the bed-type on the right
World War I: wounded soldiers in Palestine being carried on cacolets on the backs of camels. Oil painting by G. Pirie, ca. 1917 by George Pirie( Visual )

1 edition published in 1917 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

OED defines a cacolet as "A military litter for the sick or wounded carried by mules; either in the form of arm-chairs suspended one on each side of a mule, or of a bed laid along the beast's back. First employed by the French in the Crimean War, 1854-5". Both forms of the cacolet are shown here, the chair type on the left and the bed-type on the right
 
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Alternative Names
George Pirie artist britanik

George Pirie artista britànic

George Pirie artista británico

George Pirie artista inglese

George Pirie British artist (1863-1946)

George Pirie kunstschilder

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