Author:Herbert Edward Forrest

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Herbert Edward Forrest
(1858–1942)

British naturalist and antiquary

Works[edit]

Books[edit]

  • 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.  (external scan) (bhl)
  • The vertebrate fauna of North Wales. London: Witherby. 1907. 
  • The old houses of Shrewsbury: their history and associations (1911) (external scan) 1912, Shrewsbury : Wilding. Third edition 1921.
  • The old houses of Wenlock and Wenlock Edge: their history and associations (1915). Shrewsbury (Eng.) : Wilding son.
  • A Handbook to the vertebrate fauna of North Wales. London: Witherby. 1919.  (external scan) (bhl), (external scan) (IA), (external scan) (IA).
  • 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. 
  • The old houses of Stratford-upon-Avon (1925a). London : Methuen (with 8 plates in colour and 37 other illustrations).
  • The Story of Stokesay Castle. Shrewsbury: Wilding. 1925b.  Other editions: 1927, 1931, 1938.
  • The Atlantean continent: Its bearing upon the great ice age and the distribution of species. London: Witherby. 1933. 

Publications in The Zoologist[edit]

(see also: small remark on p. 479).
  • —— (1900). "Breeding of the Tufted Duck (‘’Fuligula cristata’’) in Shropshire". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 4 (issue 713, November): 506–510. 
  • short notes in 4th series, vol 4 (1900):
    • —— (1900). "Curious Variety of the Mole". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 4 (issue 705, March—section 'Notes and Queries'): 142. 
    • —— (1900). "Great Tit nesting in active Bee-hive". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 4 (issue 705, March—section 'Notes and Queries'): 143. 
    • —— (1900). "Nesting of the Hobby in Shropshire". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 4 (issue 705, March—section 'Notes and Queries'): 143.  (see also remark in issue 710, p. 382)
    • —— (1900). "Sea-Lamprey at Shrewsbury". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 4 (issue 705, March—section 'Notes and Queries'): 143. 
    • —— (1900). "Lesser Shrew in Shropshire". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 4 (issue 706, April—section 'Notes and Queries'): 186. 
    • —— (1900). "Little Crake in Shropshire". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 4 (issue 708, June—section 'Notes and Queries'): 280. 
    • —— (1900). "Nesting of the Hobby in Shropshire". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 4 (issue 710, August—section 'Notes and Queries'): 382. 
    • —— (1900). "The Little Owl in Flintshire?". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 4 (issue 712, October—section 'Notes and Queries'): 482. 
    • —— (1900). "Vertebrate Fauna of North Wales". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 4 (issue 712, October—section 'Notes and Queries'): 485. 
  • short notes in 4th series, vol 5 (1901):
    • —— (1901). "Red-footed Falcon (Falco vespertinus) in Shropshire". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 5 (issue 712, July—section 'Notes and Queries'): 224. 
    • —— (1901). "Autumnal Litter of Dormice". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 5 (issue 725, November—section 'Notes and Queries'): 423. 
    • —— (1901). "Richard's Pipit (Anthus richardi) in North Wales". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 5 (issue 725, November—section 'Notes and Queries'): 425. 
    • —— (1901). "Hobby Breeding in Shropshire". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 5 (issue 725, November—section 'Notes and Queries'): 426. 
    • —— (1901). "Red-necked Phalarope (Phalaropus hyperboreus) in North Wales". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 5 (issue 725, November—section 'Notes and Queries'): 428. 
  • short notes in 4th series, vol 6 (1902):
    • —— (1902). "Materials of Dormouse's Nest". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 6 (issue 727, January—section 'Notes and Queries'): 23. 
    • —— (1902). "Nutcracker in Herefordshire". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 6 (issue 727, January—section 'Notes and Queries'): 25. 

Publications in British Birds[edit]

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

Footnotes[edit]

Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1927.


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.