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The Resource Audubon : on the wings of the world, Fabien Grolleau & Jérémie Royer ; translated by Etienne Gilfillan

Audubon : on the wings of the world, Fabien Grolleau & Jérémie Royer ; translated by Etienne Gilfillan

Label
Audubon : on the wings of the world
Title
Audubon
Title remainder
on the wings of the world
Statement of responsibility
Fabien Grolleau & Jérémie Royer ; translated by Etienne Gilfillan
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
At the start of the 19th century, John James Audubon embarked upon an epic ornithological quest across America with nothing but his artist's materials, an assistant and a gun. Driving him on through terrible storms, encounters with ferocious bears and dangerous people, Audubon's all-consuming passion for birds came to define his entire life - but what would the world make of his expressive and distinctly unscientific illustrations upon return?
Member of
Summary
"Based on Audubon's own retellings, this embellished version of his travels captures the wild and adventurous spirit of a truly exceptional naturalist and painter."--Provided by the publisher
Storyline
Tone
Illustration
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10562279
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
598.092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English. Translated from the French title: "Sur les ailes du monde, Audubon."
LC call number
QL31.A9
LC item number
G7613 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
530
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • comics graphic novels
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Audubon : on the wings of the world, Fabien Grolleau & Jérémie Royer ; translated by Etienne Gilfillan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [176])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First English edition.
Extent
174 pages
Isbn
9781910620151
Lccn
2016497270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
Stock number
BRO-copy20170403-054
System control number
  • (OCoLC)948549218
  • (OCoLC)ocn948549218
  • 572867
Label
Audubon : on the wings of the world, Fabien Grolleau & Jérémie Royer ; translated by Etienne Gilfillan
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [176])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First English edition.
Extent
174 pages
Isbn
9781910620151
Lccn
2016497270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
Stock number
BRO-copy20170403-054
System control number
  • (OCoLC)948549218
  • (OCoLC)ocn948549218
  • 572867

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