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Burton, Maurice 1898-1992

Overview
Works: 640 works in 1,516 publications in 4 languages and 25,210 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Juvenile works  Encyclopedias  Pictorial works  Classification  Biography 
Roles: Editor, Publishing director, Director, Creator, Collaborator
Classifications: QL50, 591
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Most widely held works by Maurice Burton
The international wildlife encyclopedia by Maurice Burton ( Book )
24 editions published between 1969 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated library of all the animals, birds, fish, insects, and reptiles of the world. Vol 1: Aardvark to Barber Fishes. Vol 2: Barbet to Bream. Vol 3: Brine Shrimp to Chevrotain. Vol 4: Chickaree to Crake. Vol 5: Crane to Eider. Vol 6: Eland to Gallinule. Vol 7: Gall Wasp to Guillemot. Vol 8: Guinea Fowl to Horsefly. Vol 9: Horsehair Worm to Kookaburra. Vol 10: Krill to Mangabey. Vol 11: Mannikin to Muscovy Duck. Vol 12: Musk-Dee to Palm Dove. Vol 13: Palm Squirrel to Pond Snail. Vol 14: Poor-Will to River Dolphin. Vol 15: Roach to Serow. Vol 16: Serval to Spoonbill. Vol 17: Springbok to Teal. Vol 18: Teiid Lizard to Vanga. Vol 19: Vapourer Moth to Wren. Vol 20: Wryneck to Zorro, Special Contents, Index
The Larousse encyclopedia of animal life by Léon Bertin ( Book )
24 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in English and held by 1,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A systematic and comprehensive survey of the whole of the living animal world, from the simplest and smallest single-celled creatures to the large and most highly specialized mammals (excluding man)
Marshall Cavendish international wildlife encyclopedia ( Book )
9 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and held by 1,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides a description of the animal or group with details of the biology, feeding, life history, reproduction, relationships, appearance, and special features of the subject
Systematic dictionary of mammals of the world by Maurice Burton ( Book )
17 editions published between 1962 and 1965 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this concise but comprehensive handbook, practically all the world's mammals are described in detail
Encyclopedia of insects & arachnids by Maurice Burton ( Book )
8 editions published between 1970 and 1986 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes and illustrates the living conditions of insects, and arachnids, giving details of their life history, feeding habits and how they are equipped to protect themselves in the habitats
The sixth sense of animals by Maurice Burton ( Book )
9 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inside the animal world : an encyclopedia of animal behavior by Maurice Burton ( Book )
6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An encyclopedia of animal behavior
Insects and their relatives by Maurice Burton ( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Devoted entirely to insects and encyclopedic in nature
Cold-blooded animals by Maurice Burton ( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses cold-blooded animals from simple invertebrates and insects to mammals such as the dormouse and horseshoe bat which exist in a cold-blooded state for extended periods of time
Birds by Maurice Burton ( Book )
7 editions published between 1961 and 1987 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents an introduction to the world of birds
The world encyclopedia of animals by Maurice Burton ( Book )
6 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides information on all major mammals, birds, fishes, reptiles, amphibians, and invertebrates, including some endangered or extinct species
Encyclopedia of fish by Maurice Burton ( Book )
6 editions published between 1975 and 1984 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Encyclopedia of reptiles, amphibians, & other cold-blooded animals by Maurice Burton ( Book )
6 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of birds; a simple introduction to bird behaviour by Maurice Burton ( Book )
14 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics and feeding, nesting, and mating habits of a variety of birds
Encyclopedia of the animal kingdom by Maurice Burton ( Book )
19 editions published between 1976 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Warm-blooded animals by Maurice Burton ( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"What precisely is a warm-blooded animal, and how does it differ from other kinds of animals? This book defines the term, explains the differences and then discusses the different groups of animals, describing their behavior and characteristics"--Publisher
Animals of Europe; the ecology of the wildlife by Maurice Burton ( Book )
13 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of man's impact on the ecology of Europe describing the adjustment of various animal species to human intrusion
Encyclopedia of mammals by Maurice Burton ( Book )
5 editions published between 1975 and 1984 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What is a mammal? The carnivores. Sea mammals. The primates
The beginnings of life by Robert Burton ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores how life starts for the multitude of living things on the earth
Sea life by Maurice Burton ( Book )
17 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and Spanish and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A photographic display of sea life
 
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Alternative Names
Bērtons, Moriss, dz. 1898
Burton, Maurice
バートン, モーリス
Languages
English (190)
Spanish (7)
German (6)
French (5)
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