The Resource Bob More : man and bird man, by J. Frank Dobie ; introduction and design by William D. Wittliff

Bob More : man and bird man, by J. Frank Dobie ; introduction and design by William D. Wittliff

Label
Bob More : man and bird man
Title
Bob More
Title remainder
man and bird man
Statement of responsibility
by J. Frank Dobie ; introduction and design by William D. Wittliff
Title variation
Man and bird man
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Robert "Bob" Lee More became known as the bird man because of his fascination and study of birds. His collection contained the eggs of around 750 species of birds and, including duplicates, aggregates between twelve and fifteen thousand eggs. Dobie describes how More's interest in natural history began at an early age and how it developed over the decades of his life
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
OKT
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Southwestern profiles
Series volume
1
Label
Bob More : man and bird man, by J. Frank Dobie ; introduction and design by William D. Wittliff
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Introduction and design by William D. Wittliff
  • Reproduced from: Southwest review, v. 27, no. 1, Autumn, 1941
  • "550 copies ... have been printed 'con mucho gusto' and the type melted"--Colophon
Control code
4009553
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
vii, 27 p.
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): No. 268. Relocated from General Collection. Introduction signed: William D. Wittliff. Clothbound.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): No. 431. Gift of John and Ruth Scofield, 1988. Originally collected by Leman Stone Baker. In slipcase.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): No. 41. Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1988 (Access. No. 1988-030). Introduction signed: William D. Wittliff. In slipcase.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): No. 19. Forms part of: Dobie Collection. Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1986 (Access. No. 1986- 004). Clothbound. In slipcase.
  • Library's copy 5 (SW Writers): No. 1. Forms part of: Dobie Collection. Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1986 (Access. No. 1986- 004). ANS from Bill [Wittliff] to Bertha Dobie (written on photocopy of newspaper article) and two book reviews laid in. In slipcase.
Other physical details
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Label
Bob More : man and bird man, by J. Frank Dobie ; introduction and design by William D. Wittliff
Publication
Note
  • Introduction and design by William D. Wittliff
  • Reproduced from: Southwest review, v. 27, no. 1, Autumn, 1941
  • "550 copies ... have been printed 'con mucho gusto' and the type melted"--Colophon
Control code
4009553
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
vii, 27 p.
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): No. 268. Relocated from General Collection. Introduction signed: William D. Wittliff. Clothbound.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): No. 431. Gift of John and Ruth Scofield, 1988. Originally collected by Leman Stone Baker. In slipcase.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): No. 41. Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1988 (Access. No. 1988-030). Introduction signed: William D. Wittliff. In slipcase.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): No. 19. Forms part of: Dobie Collection. Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1986 (Access. No. 1986- 004). Clothbound. In slipcase.
  • Library's copy 5 (SW Writers): No. 1. Forms part of: Dobie Collection. Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1986 (Access. No. 1986- 004). ANS from Bill [Wittliff] to Bertha Dobie (written on photocopy of newspaper article) and two book reviews laid in. In slipcase.
Other physical details
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