Author:Herbert Edward Forrest

Herbert Edward Forrest
(1858–1942)
British naturalist and antiquary

WorksEdit

BooksEdit

  • The fauna of Shropshire: being an account of all the mammals, birds, reptiles & fishes found in the county of Salop. With an introduction dealing with the physical features of the county, a copious index, a chapter on the principal naturalists who have done work in connection with the subject, and a short account of the Wild birds protection acts. Shrewsbury: Wilding. 1899. OCLC:1000842610all editions.  (external scan) (bhl)
  • The vertebrate fauna of North Wales. London: Witherby. 1907. OCLC:6319488all editions. [1]
  • The old houses of Shrewsbury: their history and associations (1911) (external scan)[2]
  • The old houses of Wenlock and Wenlock Edge: their history and associations (1915). Shrewsbury (Eng.) : Wilding son.[3]
  • A Handbook to the vertebrate fauna of North Wales. London: Witherby. 1919. OCLC:4891690all editions.  (external scan) (bhl)[4]
  • with Forrest, F.B.S. (1923). A History of the Forrest Family of Birmingham & Shrewsbury, with their connections with the Miller, Vaux and Jeffreys families. [With portraits.]. Wellington, Shropshire: Printed for private circulation. OCLC:821787780all editions. 
  • The old houses of Stratford-upon-Avon (1925). London : Methuen (with 8 plates in colour and 37 other illustrations). OCLC:499420all editions[3]
  • The Story of Stokesay Castle. Shrewsbury: Wilding. 1925. OCLC:504485204all editions. [5]
  • The Atlantean continent: Its bearing upon the great ice age and the distribution of species. London: Witherby. 1933. OCLC:3143593all editions. 

Publications in The ZoologistEdit

  • 'The Movements of Starlings,' in: 4th series, vol 4, issue 705 (March, 1900), p. 131141 (see also: note on p. 479).
  • 'Breeding of the Tufted Duck (Fuligula cristata) in Shropshire,' in: 4th series, vol 4, issue 713 (November, 1900), p. 506510.
  • short notes in 4th series, vol 4 (1900):
    • p. 142 (issue 705, March) - 'Curious Variety of the Mole.'
    • p. 143 (issue 705, March) - 'Great Tit nesting in active Bee-hive.'
    • p. 143 (issue 705, March) / p. 382 (issue 710, August) - 'Nesting of the Hobby in Shropshire.'
    • p. 143 (issue 705, March) - 'Sea-Lamprey at Shrewsbury.'
    • p. 186 (issue 706, April) - 'Lesser Shrew in Shropshire.'
    • p. 280 (issue 708, June) - 'Little Crake in Shropshire.'
    • p. 482 (issue 712, October) - 'The Little Owl in Flintshire?'
    • p. 485 (issue 712, October) - 'Vertebrate Fauna of North Wales.'
  • short notes in 4th series, vol 5 (1901):
    • p. 224 (issue 712, July) - 'Red-footed Falcon (Falco vespertinus) in Shropshire.'
  • short notes in 4th series, vol 6 (1902):
    • p. 23 (issue 727, January) - 'Materials of Dormouse's Nest.'
    • p. 25 (issue 727, January) - 'Nutcracker in Herefordshire.'

Publications in British BirdsEdit

  • "Obituary. Jannion Steele Elliott (1871-1942)" (PDF). (1942-07-01) 36 (2): 35.

FootnotesEdit

  1. (external scan) (2 copies in HathiTrust Digital Library; not full view – 2019-07-30)
  2. There is an edition 1912, Shrewsbury : Wilding ("Shakespeare birthplace trust Library". Retrieved 2019-07-30. ). There is also a third edition 1921 (OCLC:11631653all editions).
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Shakespeare birthplace trust Library". Retrieved 2019-07-30. 
  4. other online copies: (external scan) (IA), (external scan) (IA).
  5. other editions: 1927, 1931, 1938 (according to WorldCat).


 

Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1925.


The author died in 1942, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 75 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.