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The Resource Adventures with a Texas naturalist, Roy Bedichek ; illustrations by Ward Lockwood ; foreword by H. Mewhinney

Adventures with a Texas naturalist, Roy Bedichek ; illustrations by Ward Lockwood ; foreword by H. Mewhinney

Label
Adventures with a Texas naturalist
Title
Adventures with a Texas naturalist
Statement of responsibility
Roy Bedichek ; illustrations by Ward Lockwood ; foreword by H. Mewhinney
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of essays and reflections by the renowned Texas naturalist
Cataloging source
DLC/ICU
Dewey number
574.9764
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH105.T4
LC item number
B4 1961
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Adventures with a Texas naturalist, Roy Bedichek ; illustrations by Ward Lockwood ; foreword by H. Mewhinney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In an informal yet thought-provoking book, the author recounts the many oddities of nature he has encountered, enhancing them by his philosophic approach and interpretation
  • Errata: pages 295-296
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Fences : fields and pastures -- Fences : right-of-ways -- Still water -- The wing of the swallow -- Killers -- A bird and a flower -- "Co-operatives" -- "Co-operatives" (continued) -- Denatured chickens -- Davis Mountains holiday : en route -- Davis Mountains : in camp -- The golden eagle -- The golden eagle : soarer -- Nature lore in folklore -- Folk-naming of birds and flowers -- The mockingbird : character and disposition -- Mockingbird : singer -- Mockingbird : does he mock? -- Heronry on Keller's Creek -- Nest hunters -- Root and rock -- Cedar cutter
Control code
1128308
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
New, rev. ed.
Extent
xxviii, 330 pages
Isbn
9780292703117
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
61012914 /L/r85
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilfred and Bridget Webb, 1990 (Access. No. 1990-050). Inscribed: Edgar B. Kincaid, Jr. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): From the library of Preston and Mary Sue Jones, gift of the Jones family, 1993 (Access. No. 1993-071). With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Paperbound.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 5 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Items laid in: 1 notecard listing pages marked with paperslip notes; 1 copied newspaper clipping. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Adventures with a Texas naturalist, Roy Bedichek ; illustrations by Ward Lockwood ; foreword by H. Mewhinney
Publication
Note
  • In an informal yet thought-provoking book, the author recounts the many oddities of nature he has encountered, enhancing them by his philosophic approach and interpretation
  • Errata: pages 295-296
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Fences : fields and pastures -- Fences : right-of-ways -- Still water -- The wing of the swallow -- Killers -- A bird and a flower -- "Co-operatives" -- "Co-operatives" (continued) -- Denatured chickens -- Davis Mountains holiday : en route -- Davis Mountains : in camp -- The golden eagle -- The golden eagle : soarer -- Nature lore in folklore -- Folk-naming of birds and flowers -- The mockingbird : character and disposition -- Mockingbird : singer -- Mockingbird : does he mock? -- Heronry on Keller's Creek -- Nest hunters -- Root and rock -- Cedar cutter
Control code
1128308
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
New, rev. ed.
Extent
xxviii, 330 pages
Isbn
9780292703117
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
61012914 /L/r85
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilfred and Bridget Webb, 1990 (Access. No. 1990-050). Inscribed: Edgar B. Kincaid, Jr. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): From the library of Preston and Mary Sue Jones, gift of the Jones family, 1993 (Access. No. 1993-071). With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Paperbound.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 5 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Items laid in: 1 notecard listing pages marked with paperslip notes; 1 copied newspaper clipping. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

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