Ernest Thompson Seton, naturalist

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Seton, Ernest Thompson, -- 1860-
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Famous for his book, "Wild Animals I Have Known", Seton's life as a naturalist is a fascinating story of overcoming odds to pursue his interests in an age where the occupation of a naturalist was not highly regarded.

In this case his persistence in pursuing what he was best at proved to be a challenge for Seton but resulted in a priceless 5/5(1). Who Was Ernest Thompson Seton.

Ernest Evan Thompson had nine brothers. He craved knowledge and loved the outdoors. He excelled in most every field he studied. First art, then natural history, becoming a respected naturalist, writer, lecturer, and international figure. Format: Hardcover. David attenborough, in the forward to this excellent book, says of Ernest Thompsom Seton that "He has influenced many people who do not even know his name.".

David Witt has written a biography that makes Ernest Thompson Seton's large presence in /5(12). Ernest Ernest Thompson Seton Seton, original name Ernest Evan Thompson, also called Ernest E.

Thompson, or Ernest Seton-thompson, (born Aug. 14,South Shields, Durham, Eng.—died Oct. 23,Seton Village, Santa Fe, N.M., U.S.), naturalist and writer who was an early practitioner of the modern school of animal-fiction writing.

Ernest Thompson Seton. Ernest Thompson Seton was a Scots-Canadian (and naturalized U.S. citizen) who became a noted author, wildlife artist, founder of the Woodcraft Indians, and one of the founding pioneers of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA).

Seton also heavily influenced Lord Baden-Powell, the founder of Scouting/5. Trail Of An Artist Naturalist: The Autobiography Of Ernest Thompson Seton by Ernest Thompson Seton avg rating — 13 ratings — published — 3 editions.

Ernest Thompson Seton Out of Stock The Book Of Woodcraft And Indian Lore (Legacy Edition): A Classic Manual On Camping, Scouting, Outdoor Skills, Native American History, And Nature From Seton's Birch-Bark Roll.

Seton, Ernest Thompson (illustrator). Reprint. Boards in art paper and green cloth spine, very good w/ slightest damp damage, fading to spine, wear to edges of boards. p., adventures of wild animals, w/ b&w naturalist book by Seton.

Some of his art emphasizes anthropomorphic humor w/ animal characters. Illustrations (b&w photos and full-page plates). no DJ. Ernest Seton Thompson () was an English born author, artist and naturalist who was reared in Canada where he won a solid reputation for his books on animals and wildlife; deeply concerned with the future of the Prairie, Seton fought to establish reservations for Native.

Ernest Thompson Seton was an artist and author. He was born in South Shields, England on Aug Seton studied art at the Royal Academy of Painting and Sculpture in London.

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Seton, AKA “Chief”, AKA “Black Wolf” was an award winning wildlife illustrator and naturalist who was also a spell-binding storyteller and lecturer, a best selling author of animal stories, expert with Native American Sign language and early supporter of the political, cultural and spiritual rights of First Peoples.

Memorable Manitobans: Ernest Thompson Seton () Naturalist, artist, writer. Born in South Shields, England on 14 Augustson of Joseph Thompson and Alice Snowdon, he moved with his family to Canada insettling on a farm near Lindsay, Ontario.

By: Ernest Thompson Seton () Wild Animals I Have Known is an book by naturalist and author Ernest Thompson Seton. The first entry in a new genre of realistic wild-animal fiction, Seton's first collection of short stories quickly became one of the most popular books of its day.

Wild Animals I Have Known By Ernest Thompson Seton - Wild Animals I Have Known is an book by naturalist and author Ernest Thompson Seton.

The first entry in a new genre of realistic wild-animal fiction, Seton's first collection of short stories quickly became one of Cited by: An award winning author and illustrator, Ernest Thompson Seton was a prominent naturalist and founder of the Boy Scouts of America.

Seton, an Englishman of Scottish ancestry, came to the United States in the s.

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Working his way westward, Seton arrived in northeastern New Mexico in to work as a naturalist and animal trapper. Ernest Thompson Seton was a Canadian naturalist, writer, and artist.

He became very interested in studying wolves while working in Canada. Those experiences later became the basis for a number of animal fiction stories by Seton. Following his time in Canada, Seton moved to New York. Naturalist Ernest Thompson Seton created a new literary form when he began writing stories about his adventures with wild animals in the s.

His first stories were compiled in the book, "Wild Animals I Have Known," that became popular throughout t. Ernest Thompson Seton is one of the most important 19th-Century Toronto novelists.

As a boy, Seton spent a lot of time in the Don River Valley, near his Cabbagetown home. There, he learned to connect with nature and to draw plants and animals. Seton began his career as a scientific illustrator and was a self-trained biologist. Biography of Ernest Thompson Seton Co-founder of the Boy Scouts of America, naturalist, author, and painter Ernest Thompson Seton, was born in England in His stories and paintings of wildlife are standard works on nature study and wood lore for boys and girls that continue to be used today.

Seton, Ernest Thompson. Ernest Thompson Seton, author, naturalist, artist (b Ernest Thompson at Shields, Eng 14 Aug ; d at Seton Village, Santa Fe, New Mexico 23 Oct ). Seton is remembered for his part in the creation of a distinctively Canadian literary.

Book Overview: Wild Animals I Have Known is a book by naturalist and author Ernest Thompson Seton. The first entry in a new genre of realistic wild-animal fiction, Seton's first collection of short stories quickly became one of the most popular books of its day/5().

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Author and illustrator Ernest Thompson Seton published his first book, the bestselling Wild Animals I Have Known, in The first entry in a new genre of realistic wild-animal stories, Seton's collection of short stories quickly became one of the most popular books of its day.

Pagan Pioneers: Founders, Elders, Leaders and Others. Ernest Thompson Seton. Written and compiled by George Knowles. Born on the 14 th AugustErnest Thompson Seton was a British born Canadian and later U.S. naturalized citizen.

He was a prolific author of animal fiction, a wildlife artist and naturalist who founded the Woodcraft Indians inone of the first “back to nature. The New Yorker, Decem P. Tells how Ernest Thompson Seton, a naturalist arrived for dinner at a neighbor's house and was greeted by the barks of his host's big police dog.

Boards and spine slightly sunned and mild wear. b/w illus all by the author. This book which was written at the end of the 19th century, by English/Canadian Ernest Thompson Seton, an early conservationist and animal rights campaigner.

who became the naturalist to the government of Manitoba. The book tells the personal histories of wild animals. A naturalist who studied animals extensively, producing the classic work, Lives of Game Animals, essentially an eight-volume illustrated encyclopedia covering nearly every wild animal in North America, A well-known advocate of Native American rights, The founder of the Woodcraft League, also known as Woodcraft Indians and Seton Indians.

Ernest Thompson Seton’s Masterpiece Manual on Outdoor Life, Camping, and Native American Lore. This deluxe unabridged reprint Legacy Edition of original camper Ernest Thompson Seton’s Book of Woodcraft and Indian Lore is the classic handbook issued by Seton to boy scouts, girl scouts, and other young people around the world.

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Seton, Ernest Thompson, –, American writer and artist, b. England. His name was originally Ernest Seton Thompson. His stories and paintings of wildlife, especially Wild Animals I Have Known (, new ed.

), were standard works on nature study and wood lore for boys and girls in the first quarter of the 20th cent. In he organized the Woodcraft Indians (later the Woodcraft. Welcome to the Seton Centre Website. Ernest Thompson Seton was a world-renowned artist and naturalist who spent much of his time between in the Carberry and North Cypress area.

He often referred to his time here as the “Golden Years” of his life and it inspired many of his later works. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Ernest Thompson Seton (Seton, Ernest Thompson, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.

Seton, Ernest Thompson, Animal Heroes (Gutenberg text) Seton, Ernest Thompson, The Arctic Prairies: A Canoe-Journey of 2, Miles in Search of the Caribou; Being the Account of a Voyage to the .Ernest Thompson Seton was a naturalist, best-selling author, lecturer, and artist who studied wildlife and Native American culture.

He is most widely known as the chairman of the committee that established the Boy Scouts of America and as the founder of Woodcraft Indians.Ernest Thompson Seton Sort by: Sort by Featured Items Newest Items Bestselling Alphabetical: A to Z Alphabetical: Z to A Avg.

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