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The Resource John James Audubon : the nature of the American woodsman, Gregory Nobles

John James Audubon : the nature of the American woodsman, Gregory Nobles

Label
John James Audubon : the nature of the American woodsman
Title
John James Audubon
Title remainder
the nature of the American woodsman
Statement of responsibility
Gregory Nobles
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Gregory Nobles shows that one of Audubon's greatest creations was himself. A self-made man incessantly striving to secure his place in American society, Audubon made himself into a skilled painter, a successful entrepreneur, and a prolific writer, whose words went well beyond birds and scientific description
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10563203
Cataloging source
PU/DLC
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Nobles, Gregory H
Dewey number
  • 508.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Early American studies
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  • Audubon, John James
  • Naturalists
  • Audubon, John James
  • Naturalists
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the nature of the American woodsman
Label
John James Audubon : the nature of the American woodsman, Gregory Nobles
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Creating art, science, and self -- 1. Becoming Audubon, becoming American -- 2. Hearing birds, heeding their call -- 3. Making an odyssey for art and ornithology -- 4. Going into business with The birds of America -- 5. Struggling for status in science -- 6. Suffering for science as the "American woodsman" -- 7. Putting people into the picture -- 8. Exploring the ornithology of ordinary people -- 9. Forging a legacy, finding a discipline -- 10. Bringing Audubon back to life
Control code
ocn960292620
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
330 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780812248944
Lccn
2016046873
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)960292620
Label
John James Audubon : the nature of the American woodsman, Gregory Nobles
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Creating art, science, and self -- 1. Becoming Audubon, becoming American -- 2. Hearing birds, heeding their call -- 3. Making an odyssey for art and ornithology -- 4. Going into business with The birds of America -- 5. Struggling for status in science -- 6. Suffering for science as the "American woodsman" -- 7. Putting people into the picture -- 8. Exploring the ornithology of ordinary people -- 9. Forging a legacy, finding a discipline -- 10. Bringing Audubon back to life
Control code
ocn960292620
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
330 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780812248944
Lccn
2016046873
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)960292620

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