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Planned to be in 8 v. with 1200 plates; only 4 v. published
Topics: Château de Versailles (Versailles, France), Architecture
Includes the engraved added title-page of the 1694 edition without imprint, and four letterpress title-pages dividing the work into parts, preinted in red and black
Topics: Louis XIV, King of France, 1638-1715, Château de Versailles (Versailles, France), Sculpture, Art
Getty Research Institute
by Thomassin, S. (Simon), 1652?-1732; Coster, David, fl. 1696-1744
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Binding: sheep over pasteboard. Spine with 5 raised bands, the compartments gold tooled; leather label in 2nd compartment with title: STATVE / DE / VERSAI
Topics: Louis XIV, King of France, 1638-1715, Château de Versailles (Versailles, France), Sculpture, Art
Wellcome Library
by Gori, Antonio Francesco, 1691-1757
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3 volumes, 300 plates : (folio)
Topics: Art -- Italy -- Etruria, Antiquities, Art, Etruria
Getty Research Institute
by Gori, Antonio Francesco, 1691-1757
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George III, sponsor of this work, purchased Joseph Smith's collection
Topics: Smith, Joseph, 1674-1770, George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820, Gems, Ancient, Cameos,...
Wellcome Library
by Reinach, Salomon, 1858-1932. n 86852426
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Sets made up of various editions
Topics: Sculpture, Greco-Roman, Sculpture, Greco-Roman
2 volumes, 133 preliminary leaves ; folio
Topics: Cameos, Sculpture, Greco-Roman, Classical antiquities, Inscriptions, Gems, Cameos, Classical...
Ohio State University Library
by Dolmetsch, H
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With 1500 examples; 100 color plates; 75 chromolithographs. From the Brittle Books digitization program at the Ohio State University Libraries. OSU Libraries would like to thank the University of California at Berkeley Library for the loan of replacement pages missing from our own copy of this book.
Topic: Decoration and ornament
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Bloch, Marcus Elieser, 1723-1799; Gürsch, C. F., engraver; Haas, Peter, 1754-1804, engraver; Krüger, ill; Schmidt, L., engraver; Printz Moritz, ill; Plumier, Pat., ill; Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887, former owner. DSI
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Also issued as Th. 4-12 of the author's Allgemeine Naturgeschichte der Fische
Topics: Ichthyology, Fishes, Fishes
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Le Vaillant, François, 1753-1824; Chanler, Robert Winthrop, 1872-1930, donor. DSI
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statement of responsibility: par Francois Levaillant
Topics: Birds, French language
California Academy of Sciences
by Sowerby, James, 1757-1822; Sowerby, James de Carle, 1787-1871; Sowerby, John Edward, 1825-1870; Boswell, John Thomas Irvine Boswell, 1822-1888; Lankester, Phebe Pope, 1825-1900
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Topic: Botany -- Great Britain
Harvard Botany Libraries
by Shaw, George, 1751-1813; Smith, James Edward, 1759-1828; Sowerby, James, 1757-1822; Smith, James Edward, 1759-1828
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Each part has a title page
Topics: Botany, Zoology
John Carter Brown Library - Indigenous Collection
by Orbigny, Alcide Dessalines d', 1802-1857; Guizot, François, 1787-1874; Gervais, Paul, 1816-1879; Bibron, Gabriel, 1806-1848; Valenciennes, M., 1794-1865; Milne-Edwards, H. (Henri), 1800-1885; Lucas, Pierre Hippolyte, 1815?-1899; Blanchard, Emile, 1819-1900; Brullé, M. (Gaspard Auguste), 1809-1873; Montagne, Jean François Camille, 1784-1866; Martius, Karl Friedrich Philipp von, 1794-1868; Graiño y Martinez, Antonio, 1870-. fmo RIBRL
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(From volumes) v. 1: Partie historique du voyage dans l'Amérique méridionale, / par Alcide d'Orbigny. 1835 -- v. 2: Partie historique [du voyage dans l'Amérique méridionale] / par Alcide d'Orbigny. 1839-1845 -- v. 3, pt. 1: Partie historique [du voyage dans l'Amérique méridionale] / par Alcide d'Orbigny. 1844 -- v. 3, pt. 2: Géographie [du voyage dans l'Amérique méridionale] / par Alcide d'Orbigny. 1846 -- v. 3, pt. 3: Géographie [du voyage dans l'Amérique méridionale] / par Alcide...
Topics: Orbigny, Alcide Dessalines d', 1802-1857, Natural history, Indians of South America, Guarani...
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by Candolle, Augustin Pyramus de,; Candolle, Augustin Pyramus de,; Redoute?, Pierre Joseph,; Rowley, Gordon D.
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Topics: Botany, Pictorial works, Succulent plants
Topic: tables vol.1
There was no gap between vol. 2, no. 9, and vol. 4, no. 10
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Alessandri, Innocente, b. ca. 1740; Scattaglia, Pietro; Leschi, Lodovico
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statement of responsibility: disegnati, incisi, e miniati al naturale da Innocente Alessandri e Pietro Scattaglia
Topics: Zoology, Zoology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Duméril, C. (Constant), 1774-1860; Bibron, Gabriel, 1806-1848; Duméril, Auguste Henri André, 1812-1870; Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887, former owner. DSI; Library of Congress, former owner. DSI
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Tome 7, ptie. 1-2 and t. 9 are "par A.-M.-C. Duméril ... feu G. Bibron ... et A. Duméril."
Topics: Herpetology, Reptiles, Amphibians
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Schöpf, Johann David, 1752-1800; Keller, Johann Christoph, 1737-1796, ill; Nussbiegel, Johann, 1750-ca. 1829, engraver; Volckart, Johann Friedrich, 1750-1812, engraver; Wunder, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1742-1828, ill
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Cover title
Topics: Turtles, Turtles
Includes index
Topics: Zoo animals, Menageries, Animal behavior
botanicus
by Hughes, Griffith,
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Topics: Barbados, Natural history
Boston Public Library
by Hughes, Griffith, b. 1706 or 7; Mynda, engraver; Ehret, Georg Dionysius, 1708-1770, engraver; Bickham, George, 1706?-1771, engraver; Austen, engraver; Erbets, engraver; Larkin, Edmund, former owner
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Errors in pagination: pages 116 and 117 numbered erronously; pages 251 through 254 repeated in pagination; plate 10 precedes plate X
Jarhg.3 (1790)
Fondo Antiguo de la Universidad de Sevilla
by Trew, Christoph Jakob, 1695-1769; Ehret, Georg Dionysius, 1708-1770; Haid, Johann Jakob, 1704-176
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 / Georgius Dionysius Ehret germanus occasione havd vvlgari collegit nominibvs propriis notisqve svbinde illvstravit et pvblico vsvi dicavit D. Christophorvs Iacobvs Trevv medicvs norimbergensis in aes incidit et vivis coloribvs repraesentavit Ioannes Iacobus Haid pictor et chalcographus avgvstanvs ; decuria I-VII Más detalles PUBLICACIÓN [Norimbergae : s.n.], 1750-1765 DESCR. FÍSICA [8], 56 p., C, [3] h. de grab. ; Fol. NOTA A PUBLIC. Lugar de impr. tomado de preliminares DESCR. FÍSICA...
Topics: Fondo Antiguo, Libros del Siglo XVIII, Botánica, Filosofía natural y obras de carácter...
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Topics: Botanical illustration, Botany, Medical, Materia medica, Vegetable, Medicinal plants, Pictorial...
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Topics: Corals, Pearls, Precious stones
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873; Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology
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Spine title: Florida reefs
Topics: Coral reefs and islands, Corals
One of the oldest books describing the plants know in the 17th century
Topics: Plants, Roses
Community Texts
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Coloured drawings and descriptions of the roses known in 1600
Topic: Roses
John Carter Brown Library - Indigenous Collection
by Orbigny, Alcide Dessalines d', 1802-1857; Guizot, François, 1787-1874; Gervais, Paul, 1816-1879; Bibron, Gabriel, 1806-1848; Valenciennes, M., 1794-1865; Milne-Edwards, H. (Henri), 1800-1885; Lucas, Pierre Hippolyte, 1815?-1899; Blanchard, Emile, 1819-1900; Brullé, M. (Gaspard Auguste), 1809-1873; Montagne, Jean François Camille, 1784-1866; Martius, Karl Friedrich Philipp von, 1794-1868; Graiño y Martinez, Antonio, 1870-. fmo RIBRL
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(From volumes) v. 1: Partie historique du voyage dans l'Amérique méridionale, / par Alcide d'Orbigny. 1835 -- v. 2: Partie historique [du voyage dans l'Amérique méridionale] / par Alcide d'Orbigny. 1839-1845 -- v. 3, pt. 1: Partie historique [du voyage dans l'Amérique méridionale] / par Alcide d'Orbigny. 1844 -- v. 3, pt. 2: Géographie [du voyage dans l'Amérique méridionale] / par Alcide d'Orbigny. 1846 -- v. 3, pt. 3: Géographie [du voyage dans l'Amérique méridionale] / par Alcide...
Topics: Orbigny, Alcide Dessalines d', 1802-1857, Natural history, Indians of South America, Guarani...
Wellcome Library
by Martius, Karl Friedrich Philipp von, 1794-1868
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3 volumes in 6, color plates ; (folio)
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Spix, Johann Baptist von, 1781-1826; Martius, Karl Friedrich Philipp von, 1794-1868; Schmidt, Matthias, 1749-1823, ill
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statement of responsibility: jussu et auspiciis Maximiliani Josephi I. Bavariae Regis ; suscepto collegit et descripsit Joannes Bapt. de Spix ; operis a Spixio anno MDCCCXXIV. primum editi tabulas revisit, denuo imprimendas et emendatis coloribus imbuendas curavit Dr. Car. Frid. Phil. de Martius
Topic: Birds
Jarhg.5 (1792)
Florence Gould Project
Topics: Invertebrates, Corals
"M. F. Cuvier est chargé de la direction générale de l'ouvrage."
Topic: Natural history
"M. F. Cuvier est chargé de la direction générale de l'ouvrage."
Topic: Natural history
"M. F. Cuvier est chargé de la direction générale de l'ouvrage."
Topic: Natural history
"M. F. Cuvier est chargé de la direction générale de l'ouvrage."
Topic: Natural history
"M. F. Cuvier est chargé de la direction générale de l'ouvrage."
Topic: Natural history
"M. F. Cuvier est chargé de la direction générale de l'ouvrage."
Topic: Natural history
"M. F. Cuvier est chargé de la direction générale de l'ouvrage."
Topic: Natural history
"M. F. Cuvier est chargé de la direction générale de l'ouvrage."
Topic: Natural history
"M. F. Cuvier est chargé de la direction générale de l'ouvrage."
Topic: Natural history
"M. F. Cuvier est chargé de la direction générale de l'ouvrage."
Topic: Natural history
"M. F. Cuvier est chargé de la direction générale de l'ouvrage."
Topic: Natural history
"M. F. Cuvier est chargé de la direction générale de l'ouvrage."
Topic: Natural history
Wellcome Library
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13 volumes in 25 parts & atlases (3 volumes, 288 leaves of color plates : (8vo & 4to)
Topics: Natural history -- Dictionaries, Natural history
In portfolio
Topics: Architecture, Greek, Architecture, Roman
Brigham Young University
by Westropp, Hodder M. (Hodder Michael), -1884
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"List of the works and writers consulted": p. ix
Topics: Art, Ancient, Archaeology
statement of responsibility: by A.P. Maudslay ; appendix by J.T. Goodman ; edited by F. Ducane Godman and Osbert Salvin.
Topics: Pictorial works, Pictorial works, Pictorial works, Pictorial works
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Shaw, George, 1751-1813; Leach, William Elford, 1790-1836. Zoological miscellany; Nodder, Frederick Polydore, ill; Nodder, R. P. (Richard P.), fl. 1790-1820, ill; Nodder, Elizabeth, publisher; McMillan, Buchanan, fl. 1801-1834, printer; Chanler, Robert Winthrop, 1872-1930, donor. DSI; Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration. Library, former owner. DSI
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statement of responsibility: drawn and described immediately from nature
Topics: Pictorial works, Animals
statement of responsibility: divisé en deux tomes, dont le premier a été copié sur les originaux de Monsr. Baltazar Coyett ... Le second tome a été formé sur les recueils de Monsr. Adrien Vander Stell ... avec une courte description de chaque poisson Le tout muni de certficate & attestations authentiques. Donné au public par mr. Louis Renard & augmenté d'un préface par mr. Arnout Vosmaer
Topics: Fishes, Decapoda (Crustacea)
Getty Research Institute
by Carafa, Giovanni, duca di Noja
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Mostly engraved plates depicting art and antiquities in the collection of Giovanni Carafa, duca di Noja
Topics: Carafa, Giovanni, duca di Noja, Art, Ancient, Antiquities
Includes index of illustrations
Topics: Posters, Posters
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Landseer, Thomas, 1795-1880; Landseer, Edwin Henry, Sir, 1802-1873
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Topics: Animal painting and illustration, Animals -- Pictorial works
Biodiversity Heritage Library
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Topics: Mushrooms -- Italy Identification, Fungi -- Pictorial works
American Libraries
by Donovan, E. (Edward), 1768-1837; Westwood, J. O. (John Obadiah), 1805-1893; Metcalf Collection (North Carolina State University). NCRS
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Signatures: A [superscript 2] (-A2) B [superscript 2] C-N [superscript 4], 50 leaves of plates
Topic: Insects
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Shaw, George,1751-1813; Nodder, Elizabeth; Nodder, Richard P; Nodder, Frederick Polydore,-1800
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Continued by W. E. Leach and R. P. Nodder, as the Zoological miscellany, 1814-17.
Topic: Zoology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Shaw, George,1751-1813; Nodder, Elizabeth; Nodder, Richard P; Nodder, Frederick Polydore,-1800
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Continued by W. E. Leach and R. P. Nodder, as the Zoological miscellany, 1814-17.
Topic: Zoology
American Libraries
by Orbigny, Charles Dessalines d', 1806-1876; Metcalf Collection (North Carolina State University). NCRS
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Topic: Natural history
Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève Livres
by Bernard, Pierre (1810-1876); Couailhac, Louis (1810-1885); Gervais, Paul (1816-1879); Le Maout, Emmanuel (1800-1877)
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Volume 1 : XXIV-416, [141] f. de pl. ; front., ill., ports., plan ; 27 cm.
Topic: Animaux
Source: Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève, DELTA 16056 (1) RES
Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Hancarville, Pierre d', 1719-1805
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Text in English and French
Getty Research Institute
by Hancarville, Pierre d', 1719-1805; Hamilton, William, Sir, 1730-1803; Bracci, Giuseppe
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In Library's c. 1 English t.p. and text on recto of pages in v. 3-4
Topics: Hamilton, William, Sir, 1730-1803, Vases, Etruscan, Vases, Greco-Roman, Vases, Greek,...
Getty Research Institute
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Engraved hand-colored t.p.s dated 1785 with imprint Chez l'auteur rue des Cordeliers ..
Topics: Hamilton, William, Sir, 1730-1803, Hamilton, William, Sir, 1730-1803, Vases, Greco-Roman, Vases,...
Topic: Terra-cotta sculpture, Greek
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Colligno n, Maxime, 1849-1917
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"Indications bibliographiques": v. 1, p. [xi]-xii; v. 2, p. 692
Topics: Sculpture , Greek, Sculpture, Roman
BL reports copies dated 1730 with 40 plates, and another dated 1731 with 70 plates
Topics: Pembroke, Thomas Herbert, Earl of, 1656-1733, Wilton House (England), Marble sculpture, Classical
Getty Research Institute
by University of Oxford; Chandler, Richard, 1738-1810; Miller, John, 1715-1790?; Oxford University Press
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Preface signed by author of text, Richard Chandler
Topics: Ashmolean Museum, Classical antiquities, Marble sculpture, Classical, Inscriptions, Latin,...
Engraved throughout. First leaf is title
Topics: Sculpture, Roman, Sculpture, Classical, Marble sculpture, Roman, Marble sculpture, Classical
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by Piroli, Tommaso, approximately 1752-1824
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"Al lettore" and "Approvazione" (signed by E.Q. Visconti) indicate that the text was prepared with the cooperation of Visconti
Topics: Borghese family, Villa Borghese (Rome, Italy), Sculpture, Greek, Sculpture, Roman, Borghese family...
Getty Research Institute
by Piranesi, Francesco, 1756-1810
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No t.p. Plates signed Franc[esco] Piranesi as engraver. Most plates dated but all unnumbered
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Topics: Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778, Statues, Sculpture, Greek, Sculpture, Roman
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by Piranesi, Francesco, 1756-1810; Cipriani, Giovanni Battista, 1766-1839; Pronti, Domenico, b. ca. 1750; Cunego, Domenico; Parboni, Pietro; Ruga, Pietro; Ferretti, Lodovico, 19th cent
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Besides the artists named on the title-page, the plates include work by Domenico Pronti, Domenico Cunego, Gio. Bruni, Pietro Parboni, Francesco Rinaldi, Pietro Ruga, Lodovico Ferretti, and others
Topic: Monuments
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by Bauer, Ferdinand,; Martius, Karl Friedrich Philipp von,; Mohl, Hugo von,; Unger, F.; Weigel, T. O.
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Topics: Botany, Brazil, Palmae