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Books sponsored by the Harvard University, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Ernst Mayr Library.

The Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, established by Louis Agassiz in 1861 and rededicated as the Ernst Mayr Library in 1995, joins in supporting the work of the Museum by providing and preserving information resources for the research and teaching activities of the Harvard community.

The Library holds more than 304,072 volumes of monographs and journals, including recently added materials from the Molecular and Cellular Biology Department. The Special Collections contain rare books as well as the MCZ Archives, including chiefly the personal papers and other manuscripts of naturalists and scientific institutions.


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by Académie royale des sciences, des lettres et des beaux-arts de Belgique; yale de Belgique. Collection in-40; ©moires sur les questions proposées
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Superseded in part by: Mémoires de la Classe des sciences - Académie royale de Belgique. Collection in-80, Mémoires de la Classe des sciences - Académie royale de Belgique. Collection in-40, Mémoires de la Classe des lettres et des sciences morales et politiques et de la Classe des beaux-arts - Académie royale de Belgique. Collection in-80, and: M©moires de la Classe des lettres et des sciences morales et politiques et de la Classe des beaux-arts - Académie royale de Belgique....
Some issues published out of chronological sequence
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by Sociedad Científica "Antonio Alzate
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Chemical abstracts
Topics: Science, Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Learned institutions and societies
Most volumes in 2 parts: text and plates
Topic: Lepidoptera
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Herpetologists League; Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles; Symposium on the South American Herpetofauna (1977 : Lawrence, Kan.); Duellman, William Edward, 1930-
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Includes bibliographies and indexes
Topics: Amphibians -- South America Congresses, Reptiles -- South America Congresses
Most volumes in 2 parts: text and plates
Topic: Lepidoptera
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Museo de La Plata
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Volumes 14-24 called also "segunda serie", t. 1-12; volumes 25-34, "tercera serie", t. 1-10
Topics: Natural history, Natural history
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Museo de La Plata
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Volumes 14-24 called also "segunda serie", t. 1-12; volumes 25-34, "tercera serie", t. 1-10
Topics: Natural history, Natural history
Topic: Finland -- Periodicals
Topic: Finland -- Periodicals
Vol. 7, no. 2 issued as Its Publications; vol. 8, no. 2, 4-5; vol. 9, no. 1-2, 4; vol. 11, no. 2 issued as Bayard Dominick Expedition. Publication, no. 1, 2, 5, 4, 6, 13, 17 respectively
Topics: Natural history -- Polynesia Periodicals, Ethnology -- Periodicals, Hawaii -- Periodicals
Vol. 7, no. 2 issued as Its Publications; vol. 8, no. 2, 4-5; vol. 9, no. 1-2, 4; vol. 11, no. 2 issued as Bayard Dominick Expedition. Publication, no. 1, 2, 5, 4, 6, 13, 17 respectively
Topics: Natural history -- Polynesia Periodicals, Ethnology -- Periodicals, Hawaii -- Periodicals
v.5 (2004) and Hors Serie 3
Topics: Mollusks, Malacologists
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Institute of Malacology; University of Michigan. Museum of Zoology. Mollusk Division
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Biological abstracts
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Topics: Mollusks, Mollusca
Topics: Fishes, Fisheries, Fish-cultur
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Museo de La Plata
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Volumes 14-24 called also "segunda serie", t. 1-12; volumes 25-34, "tercera serie", t. 1-10
Topics: Natural history, Natural history
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Brigham Young University; Brigham Young University. Dept. of Zoology and Entomology; M.L. Bean Museum
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Bibliography of agriculture
Topics: Natural history, Natural history -- Great Basin
Each tomo includes separately paged issues of Revista Mensual Cientica y Bibliogrica
Topic: Science
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Institute of Malacology; University of Michigan. Museum of Zoology. Mollusk Division
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Biological abstracts
Topics: Mollusks, Mollusca
v.11 (2010) and Hors Serie 7
Topics: Mollusks, Malacologists
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by Museo de Historia Natural de Valparaíso (Valparaíso, Chile)
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Published: Santiago de Chile : Imp. y Lit. La Ilustracion, -1923
Topics: Natural history, Natural history
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Academia Nacional de Ciencias de Buenos Aires
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Chemical abstracts
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by Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen
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Description based on: 2. d., published in 1780; title from cover
Topics: Science, Natural history, Ethnology, Malayan languages
v.6 (2005)
Topics: Mollusks, Malacologists
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Byers, George William, 1923-; Alexander, Byron A
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Alexander, Byron A, Entomology
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931; Evermann, B. W., (Barton Warren), 1853-1932
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-[pt. I] From Linnaeus in Cuyler, 1758-1833, seventy-five years, with the accepted type of each. By D. S. Jordan, assisted by B. W. Evermann.- pt. II. From Agassiz to Bleeker, 1833-1858, twenty-six years, with the accepted type of each.-pt. III. From Guenther to Gill, 1859-1880, twenty-two years, with the accepted type of each.-pt. IV. From 1881 to 1920, thirty-nine years, with the accepted type of each
Topic: Fishes -- Nomenclature
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by Real Academia de Ciencias Exactas, Ficas y Naturales de Madrid
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by Reale Istituto veneto di scienze, lettere ed arti (Venice, Italy)
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by Reale Istituto veneto di scienze, lettere ed arti (Venice, Italy)
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Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology. Dept. of Mollusks
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Biological abstracts
Topic: Mollusks
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by Tutt, James William, 1858-1911, ed
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"Founded by J. W. Tutt on 15th April, 1890."
Topic: Entomology
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Museo de La Plata
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Volumes 14-24 called also "segunda serie", t. 1-12; volumes 25-34, "tercera serie", t. 1-10
Topics: Natural history, Natural history
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Institute of Malacology; University of Michigan. Museum of Zoology. Mollusk Division
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Topics: Mollusks, Mollusca
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by Tutt, James William, 1858-1911, ed
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"Founded by J. W. Tutt on 15th April, 1890."
Topic: Entomology
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology
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Life sciences collection
Topic: Zoology
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences; Yale University
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Vol. 15, "To the University of Leipzig on the occasion of the five hundredth anniversary of its foundation, from Yale University and the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1909."
Topic: Science
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by Brigham Young University; Brigham Young University. Dept. of Zoology and Entomology; M.L. Bean Museum
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Bibliography of agriculture
Topics: Natural history, Natural history -- Great Basin
Topic: Fishes -- India
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Schweizerische Zoologische Gesellschaft; Muséum d'histoire naturelle de Genève
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Life sciences collection
Topics: Zoology, Natural history
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by Brigham Young University; Brigham Young University. Dept. of Zoology and Entomology; M.L. Bean Museum
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Bibliography of agriculture
Topics: Natural history, Natural history -- Great Basin
Chemical abstracts
Topics: Science, Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Learned institutions and societies
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Institute of Malacology; University of Michigan. Museum of Zoology. Mollusk Division
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Topics: Mollusks, Mollusca
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology
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Topic: Zoology
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by Asiatic Herpetological Research Society; Chung-kuo liang chi pa hsing tung wu hs©eh hui
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Topics: Reptiles -- Asia Periodicals, Amphibians -- Asia Periodicals
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by Paleontological Research Institution (Ithaca, N.Y.); Columbia University
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International aerospace abstracts
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by Murphy, James B. (James Bernard), 1939-; Armstrong, Barry L
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Bibliography: p. 25-34
Topics: Rattlesnakes, Captive wild animals
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Tutt, James William, 1858-1911, ed
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"Founded by J. W. Tutt on 15th April, 1890."
Topic: Entomology
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Kaufmann, Maurice, 1856-1924. [from old catalog]
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Topics: Snakes -- France, Poisonous snakes -- Venom, Toxins and antitoxins. [from old catalog]
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by Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen
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Some no. issued in rev. ed
v.9 (2008) and Hors Serie 6
Topics: Mollusks, Malacologists
Vol. 7, no. 2 issued as Its Publications; vol. 8, no. 2, 4-5; vol. 9, no. 1-2, 4; vol. 11, no. 2 issued as Bayard Dominick Expedition. Publication, no. 1, 2, 5, 4, 6, 13, 17 respectively
Topics: Natural history -- Polynesia Periodicals, Ethnology -- Periodicals, Hawaii -- Periodicals
"Bibliography on ichthyology in connexion with the Adriatic": p. [xxv]-xxvi
Topics: Fisheries -- Austria, Fisheries -- Adriatic Sea
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by Museo de La Plata
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Volumes 14-24 called also "segunda serie", t. 1-12; volumes 25-34, "tercera serie", t. 1-10
Topics: Natural history, Natural history
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Museo civico di storia naturale di Genova (Italy)
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Topic: Natural history -- Periodicals
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Tutt, James William, 1858-1911, ed
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"Founded by J. W. Tutt on 15th April, 1890."
Topic: Entomology
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by Brigham Young University; Brigham Young University. Dept. of Zoology and Entomology; M.L. Bean Museum
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Bibliography of agriculture
Topics: Natural history, Natural history -- Great Basin
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by Institute of Malacology; University of Michigan. Museum of Zoology. Mollusk Division
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Biological abstracts
Topics: Mollusks, Mollusca
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology
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Life sciences collection
Topic: Zoology
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by Institute of Malacology; University of Michigan. Museum of Zoology. Mollusk Division
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Biological abstracts
Topics: Mollusks, Mollusca
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by Institute of Malacology; University of Michigan. Museum of Zoology. Mollusk Division
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Biological abstracts
Topics: Mollusks, Mollusca
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Museo de La Plata
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Volumes 14-24 called also "segunda serie", t. 1-12; volumes 25-34, "tercera serie", t. 1-10
Topics: Natural history, Natural history
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Institute of Malacology; University of Michigan. Museum of Zoology. Mollusk Division
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Biological abstracts
Topics: Mollusks, Mollusca
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by Asiatic Herpetological Research Society; Chung-kuo liang chi pa hsing tung wu hs©eh hui
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Topics: Reptiles -- Asia Periodicals, Amphibians -- Asia Periodicals
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by San Diego Society of Natural History
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Formed by the union of: Transactions of the San Diego Society of Natural History, and: Memoirs of the San Diego Society of Natural History
Topic: Natural history -- Periodicals
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Fries, Bengt Fredrik, 1799-1839; Ekstr¿m, C. U., 1781-1859; Sundevall, Carl Jacob, 1801-1875; Wright, Wilhelm von, 1810-1887; Smitt, Fredrik Adam, 1839-1904
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Paged continuously
Topic: Fishes
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Institute of Malacology; University of Michigan. Museum of Zoology. Mollusk Division
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Biological abstracts
Topics: Mollusks, Mollusca
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology
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by Museo de Historia Natural de Valparaíso (Valparaíso, Chile)
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Published: Santiago de Chile : Imp. y Lit. La Ilustracion, -1923
Topics: Natural history, Natural history
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by Brigham Young University; Brigham Young University. Dept. of Zoology and Entomology; M.L. Bean Museum
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Bibliography of agriculture
Topics: Natural history, Natural history -- Great Basin
Topic: Finland -- Periodicals
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by Museo de La Plata
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Volumes 14-24 called also "segunda serie", t. 1-12; volumes 25-34, "tercera serie", t. 1-10
Topics: Natural history, Natural history
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Institute of Malacology; University of Michigan. Museum of Zoology. Mollusk Division
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Topics: Mollusks, Mollusca
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Peters, James Lee, 1889-1952; Traylor, Melvin A. (Melvin Alvah), 1915-2008; Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005; Greenway, James C. (James Cowan), 1903-; Paynter, Raymond A; Cottrell, G. W. (George William), 1903-1995; Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology
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Vols. 1-7 by James L. Peters
Topic: Birds
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by Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen
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Description based on: 2. d., published in 1780; title from cover
Topics: Science, Natural history, Ethnology, Malayan languages