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Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778, compiler; Edwards, George, 1694-1773. Natural history of birds; Robson, James, 1733-1806, publisher, bookseller
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"With their Latin [and English] names."
Topics: Birds, Animals, Natural history
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Gould, John, 1804-1881
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statement of responsibility: By John Gould ...
Topics: Pictorial works, Birds
Topics: Nature study -- Juvenile literature, Natural history -- Tropics, Natural history -- Jamaica
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Latham, John, 1740-1837; Latham, John, 1740-1837. General synopsis of birds; Latham, John, 1740-1837. Index to the General history of birds; Chanler, Robert Winthrop, 1872-1930, donor. DSI; Wright, J., binder. DSI; Bailer Bros. (Firm), binder. DSI; E. Weyhe (Firm), bookseller. DSI
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An enlarged and rearranged edition of the author's A general synopsis of birds
Topics: Birds, Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Latham, John, 1740-1837; Latham, John, 1740-1837. General synopsis of birds; Latham, John, 1740-1837. Index to the General history of birds; Chanler, Robert Winthrop, 1872-1930, donor. DSI; Wright, J., binder. DSI; Bailer Bros. (Firm), binder. DSI; E. Weyhe (Firm), bookseller. DSI
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An enlarged and rearranged edition of the author's A general synopsis of birds
Topics: Birds, Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Latham, John, 1740-1837; Latham, John, 1740-1837. General synopsis of birds; Latham, John, 1740-1837. Index to the General history of birds; Chanler, Robert Winthrop, 1872-1930, donor. DSI; Wright, J., binder. DSI; Bailer Bros. (Firm), binder. DSI; E. Weyhe (Firm), bookseller. DSI
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An enlarged and rearranged edition of the author's A general synopsis of birds
Topics: Birds, Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Latham, John, 1740-1837; Latham, John, 1740-1837. General synopsis of birds; Latham, John, 1740-1837. Index to the General history of birds; Chanler, Robert Winthrop, 1872-1930, donor. DSI; Wright, J., binder. DSI; Bailer Bros. (Firm), binder. DSI; E. Weyhe (Firm), bookseller. DSI
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An enlarged and rearranged edition of the author's A general synopsis of birds
Topics: Birds, Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Latham, John, 1740-1837; Latham, John, 1740-1837. General synopsis of birds; Latham, John, 1740-1837. Index to the General history of birds; Chanler, Robert Winthrop, 1872-1930, donor. DSI; Wright, J., binder. DSI; Bailer Bros. (Firm), binder. DSI; E. Weyhe (Firm), bookseller. DSI
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An enlarged and rearranged edition of the author's A general synopsis of birds
Topics: Birds, Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Latham, John, 1740-1837; Latham, John, 1740-1837. General synopsis of birds; Latham, John, 1740-1837. Index to the General history of birds; Chanler, Robert Winthrop, 1872-1930, donor. DSI; Wright, J., binder. DSI; Bailer Bros. (Firm), binder. DSI; E. Weyhe (Firm), bookseller. DSI
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An enlarged and rearranged edition of the author's A general synopsis of birds
Topics: Birds, Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Latham, John, 1740-1837; Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929, former owner. DSI; Tucker, Marcia Brady, former owner. DSI
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Vols. 2 and 3 have imprint: London, Printed for Leigh & Sotheby
Topic: Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Latham, John, 1740-1837; Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929, former owner. DSI; Tucker, Marcia Brady, former owner. DSI
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Vols. 2 and 3 have imprint: London, Printed for Leigh & Sotheby
Topic: Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Latham, John, 1740-1837; Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929, former owner. DSI; Tucker, Marcia Brady, former owner. DSI
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Vols. 2 and 3 have imprint: London, Printed for Leigh & Sotheby
Topic: Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Latham, John, 1740-1837; Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929, former owner. DSI; Tucker, Marcia Brady, former owner. DSI; Library of Congress, former owner. DSI
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Preface (p. vi, v. 1) signed John Latham
Topics: Birds, Birds, Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Ogilvie-Grant, W. R. (William Robert), 1863-1924
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v. 1. Sand-grouse, partridges, pheasants -- v. 2. Pheasants (continued), megapodes, curassows, hoatzins, bustard-quails
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Topics: Game and game-birds, Upland game birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Ogilvie-Grant, W. R. (William Robert), 1863-1924
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v. 1. Sand-grouse, partridges, pheasants -- v. 2. Pheasants, megapodes, curassows, hoatzins, bustard-quails
Topic: Game and game-birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Ogilvie-Grant, W. R. (William Robert), 1863-1924
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v. 1. Sand-grouse, partridges, pheasants -- v. 2. Pheasants (continued), megapodes, curassows, hoatzins, bustard-quails
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Topics: Game and game-birds, Upland game birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Jenman, George Samuel, 1845-1902
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Topic: Pteridophyta -- Jamaica
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Dresser, H. E. (Henry Eeles), 1838-1915; Dresser, H. E. (Henry Eeles), 1838-1915. Supplement to A history of the birds of Europe; Sharpe, Richard Bowdler, 1847-1909; Keulemans, J. G. (John Gerrard), 1842-1912, ill; Wolf, Joseph, 1820-1899, ill; Neale, Edward, ill; Thorburn, Archibald, 1860-1935, ill; Ridgway, Robert, 1850-1929, former owner. DSI; Seebohm, Henry, 1832-1895, former owner. DSI; Library of Congress, former owner. DSI
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Issued in parts; pts. 1-13 prepared in collaboration with R.B. Sharpe
Topics: Birds, Birds
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Sharpe, Richard Bowdler, 1847-1909
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"Literature" : p. [xlix]-lxxi
Topic: Kingfishers
Cornell University Library
by Dresser, H. E. (Henry Eeles), 1838-1915; Beddard, Frank E. (Frank Evers), 1858-1925; Keulemans, J. G. (John Gerrard), 1842-1912
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xix, [1], 111 p. 38 cm
Topic: Coraciiformes
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Sharpe, Richard Bowdler, 1847-1909; Wyatt, Claude W. (Claude Wilmott), 1842-1900; Mintern Bros., printer of plates
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Issued in 20 parts (including some double or treble numbers) between Sept. 1885 and Oct. 1894
Topic: Swallows
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Dresser, H. E. (Henry Eeles), 1838-1915; Keulemans, J. G. (John Gerrard), 1842-1912, lithographer; Hanhart, printer of plates
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The plates are signed: J.G. Keulemans lith.; Hanhart imp
Topic: Bee eaters
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Shelley, G. E. (George Ernest), 1840-1910; Keulemans, J. G. (John Gerrard), 1842-1912, ill; Keulemans, J. G. (John Gerrard), 1842-1912, lithographer
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Published in XII parts from July 28, 1876 to February, 1880. The original working title, used in parts I-X, was A monograph of the Cinnyridae, or family of sun-birds. In parts XI-XII the title was changed to its final form: A monograph of the Nectariniidae, or family of sun-birds
Topics: Sunbirds, Sunbirds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Gould, John, 1804-1881, author; Gould, John, 1804-1881, illustrator; Richter, Henry Constantine, 1821-1902, illustrator; Hullmandel, Charles Joseph, 1789-1850, printer of plates; Richard and John Edward Taylor (Firm), printer; Hullmandel & Walton, printer of plates
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[9], 12-23 pages, 33 leaves, 32 leaves of plates : 57 cm
Topics: Partridges, Quails, Phasianidae, Partridges -- United States -- Pictorial works, Quails -- United...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Beebe, William, 1877-1962; Grönvold, Henrik, 1858-1940, ill; Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953, ill; Lodge, George Edward, ill; Thorburn, Archibald, 1860-1935, ill; Herster, H. D., former owner. DSI; New York Zoological Society; Stanford's Geographical Estabt., engraver
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statement of responsibility: by William Beebe ... ; in four volumes
Topic: Pheasants
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Beebe, William, 1877-1962; Grönvold, Henrik, 1858-1940, ill; Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953, ill; Lodge, George Edward, ill; Thorburn, Archibald, 1860-1935, ill; Herster, H. D., former owner. DSI; New York Zoological Society; Stanford's Geographical Estabt., engraver
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statement of responsibility: by William Beebe ... ; in four volumes
Topic: Pheasants
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Beebe, William, 1877-1962; Grönvold, Henrik, 1858-1940, ill; Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953, ill; Lodge, George Edward, ill; Thorburn, Archibald, 1860-1935, ill; Herster, H. D., former owner. DSI; New York Zoological Society; Stanford's Geographical Estabt., engraver
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statement of responsibility: by William Beebe ... ; in four volumes
Topic: Pheasants
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Beebe, William, 1877-1962; Grönvold, Henrik, 1858-1940, ill; Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953, ill; Lodge, George Edward, ill; Thorburn, Archibald, 1860-1935, ill; Herster, H. D., former owner. DSI; New York Zoological Society; Stanford's Geographical Estabt., engraver
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statement of responsibility: by William Beebe ... ; in four volumes
Topic: Pheasants
botanicus
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Topics: Birds, Pictorial works, Pittidae
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Halley, J. J. Rev. 1834-1910
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x, 8 p., [3] leaves of plates : 38 cm. (4vo)
Topics: Birds, Pictorial works, Parrots, Natural History Illustration, Birds -- Australia -- Pictorial...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Gould, John, 1804-1881, author, illustrator, publisher
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[81] leaves, 34 unnumbered leaves of plates : 57 cm
Topics: Toucans, Birds in art, Toucans -- Pictorial works, Toucans -- Identification, Toucans --...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Elliot, Daniel Giraud, 1835-1915, author; Elliot, Daniel Giraud, 1835-1915, publisher; Elliot, Daniel Giraud, 1835-1915, illustrator; Wolf, Joseph, 1820-1899, illustrator; Morgan, William S., illustrator; Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887, dedicatee
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Originally published in 5 fascicles from 1864 to 1865
Topic: Grouse
Biodiversity Heritage Library
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Topics: Plant ecology -- Jamaica, Rain forest plants -- Jamaica
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Albin, Eleazar, fl. 1713-1759; Derham, W. (William), 1657-1735; Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929, former owner. DSI; Tucker, Marcia Brady, former owner. DSI
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First edition
Topics: Birds, Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Albin, Eleazar, fl. 1713-1759; Derham, W. (William), 1657-1735; Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929, former owner. DSI; Tucker, Marcia Brady, former owner. DSI
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First edition
Topics: Birds, Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Edwards, George, 1694-1773, author, illustrator; Continued by (work): Edwards, George, 1694-1773. Gleanings of natural history; Translated as: Edwards, George, 1694-1773. Histoire naturelle de divers oiseaux; Container of (work): Edwards, George, 1694-1773. Brief and general idea of drawing, and painting in water-colours; Container of (work): Edwards, George, 1694-1773. Some brief instructions for etching or engraving on copper-plates, with aqua fortis
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The general title in full: A natural history of uncommon birds, and of some other rare and undescribed animals: quadrupeds, fishes, reptiles, insects, &c. : exhibited in two hundred and ten copper-plates, from designs copied immediately from nature and curiously coloured after life. With a full and accurate description of each figure. To which is added, a brief and general idea of drawing and painting in water-colours; with instructions for etching on copper with aqua fortis: likewise some...
Topics: Birds, Birds, Animals, Animals, Watercolor painting, Engraving
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Edwards, George, 1694-1773, author, illustrator; Continued by (work): Edwards, George, 1694-1773. Gleanings of natural history; Translated as: Edwards, George, 1694-1773. Histoire naturelle de divers oiseaux; Container of (work): Edwards, George, 1694-1773. Brief and general idea of drawing, and painting in water-colours; Container of (work): Edwards, George, 1694-1773. Some brief instructions for etching or engraving on copper-plates, with aqua fortis
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The general title in full: A natural history of uncommon birds, and of some other rare and undescribed animals: quadrupeds, fishes, reptiles, insects, &c. : exhibited in two hundred and ten copper-plates, from designs copied immediately from nature and curiously coloured after life. With a full and accurate description of each figure. To which is added, a brief and general idea of drawing and painting in water-colours; with instructions for etching on copper with aqua fortis: likewise some...
Topics: Birds, Birds, Animals, Animals, Watercolor painting, Engraving
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Edwards, George, 1694-1773, author, illustrator; Continued by (work): Edwards, George, 1694-1773. Gleanings of natural history; Translated as: Edwards, George, 1694-1773. Histoire naturelle de divers oiseaux; Container of (work): Edwards, George, 1694-1773. Brief and general idea of drawing, and painting in water-colours; Container of (work): Edwards, George, 1694-1773. Some brief instructions for etching or engraving on copper-plates, with aqua fortis
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The general title in full: A natural history of uncommon birds, and of some other rare and undescribed animals: quadrupeds, fishes, reptiles, insects, &c. : exhibited in two hundred and ten copper-plates, from designs copied immediately from nature and curiously coloured after life. With a full and accurate description of each figure. To which is added, a brief and general idea of drawing and painting in water-colours; with instructions for etching on copper with aqua fortis: likewise some...
Topics: Birds, Birds, Animals, Animals, Watercolor painting, Engraving
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Edwards, George, 1694-1773, author, illustrator; Continued by (work): Edwards, George, 1694-1773. Gleanings of natural history; Translated as: Edwards, George, 1694-1773. Histoire naturelle de divers oiseaux; Container of (work): Edwards, George, 1694-1773. Brief and general idea of drawing, and painting in water-colours; Container of (work): Edwards, George, 1694-1773. Some brief instructions for etching or engraving on copper-plates, with aqua fortis
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The general title in full: A natural history of uncommon birds, and of some other rare and undescribed animals: quadrupeds, fishes, reptiles, insects, &c. : exhibited in two hundred and ten copper-plates, from designs copied immediately from nature and curiously coloured after life. With a full and accurate description of each figure. To which is added, a brief and general idea of drawing and painting in water-colours; with instructions for etching on copper with aqua fortis: likewise some...
Topics: Birds, Birds, Animals, Animals, Watercolor painting, Engraving
originally scanned with dummy MARC record. corrected 2011-03-17
Topic: Birds
statement of responsibility: by George Edwards.
Topics: Early works to 1800, Birds, Zoology, Ornithology
statement of responsibility: by George Edwards.
Topics: Early works to 1800, Birds, Zoology, Ornithology
Thomas Fisher Biodiversity Collection
by Gosse, Philip Henry, 1810-1888; Hill, Richard, 1795-1872
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Stageman 14
Topic: Natural history
Cornell University Library
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Topic: Botany
Topics: 1707, Botany, Description and travel, Early works to 1800, England, Engravings, gmgpc, Jamaica,...
Topics: 1707, Botany, Description and travel, Early works to 1800, England, Engravings, gmgpc, Jamaica,...
Thomas Fisher Biodiversity Collection
by Gosse, Philip Henry, 1810-1888; Leighton Brothers; Virtue & Company Ltd. (printer)
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Colour wood-engraved plates are with imprints: "P. H. Gosse, del." and "Leighton, Bros.". All are with captions
Topics: Seashore biology, Seashore animals, Marine animals
Thomas Fisher Biodiversity Collection
by Gosse, Philip Henry, 1810-1888
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On spine: Daldy, Isbister
Topics: Seashore biology, Marine animals
botanicus
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Topics: Botany, Periodicals
botanicus
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Topics: Botany, Periodicals
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Great Britain. Imperial Dept. of Agriculture for the West Indies
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Issued under the authority of the Commissioner of Agriculture for the West Indies
Topics: Agriculture -- West Indies, Plant diseases -- West Indies
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Wilson, Alexander, 1766-1813; Bonaparte, Charles Lucian, 1803-1857; Jardine, William, 1800-1874
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Topic: Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Wilson, Alexander, 1766-1813; Bonaparte, Charles Lucian, 1803-1857; Jardine, William, 1800-1874
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Topic: Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Wilson, Alexander, 1766-1813; Bonaparte, Charles Lucian, 1803-1857; Jardine, William, 1800-1874
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Topic: Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Bolton, James, naturalist
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Pritzel (2nd ed.)
Topic: Fungi -- England Halifax
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Bolton, James, naturalist
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Pritzel (2nd ed.)
Topic: Fungi -- England Halifax