The Resource A catalogue of the shells, arranged according to the Lamarckian system; : together with descriptions of new or rare species, contained in the collection of John C. Jay ; illustrated by several plates

A catalogue of the shells, arranged according to the Lamarckian system; : together with descriptions of new or rare species, contained in the collection of John C. Jay ; illustrated by several plates

Label
A catalogue of the shells, arranged according to the Lamarckian system; : together with descriptions of new or rare species, contained in the collection of John C. Jay ; illustrated by several plates
Title
A catalogue of the shells, arranged according to the Lamarckian system;
Title remainder
together with descriptions of new or rare species, contained in the collection of John C. Jay ; illustrated by several plates
Title variation
Jay's Catalogue of shells
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
extracted picklist
Cataloging source
DLC
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1808-1891
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jay, John C.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL406
LC item number
.J41
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1887-1984
  • 1925-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berry, S. Stillman
  • Johnson, Richard Irwin
  • McGuire, J. C.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jay, John C.
  • Mollusks
Label
A catalogue of the shells, arranged according to the Lamarckian system; : together with descriptions of new or rare species, contained in the collection of John C. Jay ; illustrated by several plates
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
"D. Fanshaw, printer ... New York" --Verso of t.p
Bibliography note
"Index of the books referred to in this catalogue": p. [105]-108
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (125, [1] pages, X leaves of plates.
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB copy 39088008863714 has uncolored plates; the paper used for the plates is heavily speckled (from foxing?).
  • SCNHRB copy is imperfect: plate VIII has been torn and repaired.
  • SCNHRB copy has stamps of former owners on front free endpaper and t.p.: S. Stillman Berry ... Redlands, California; Richard I. Johnson; and J.C. McGuire, Washington, D.C.
  • SCNHRB copy is extensively annotated in pencil and ink.
  • SCNHRB copy has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Bequest of S. Stillman Berry. Gift of Clyde Roper.
  • SCNHRB copy has a later gilt-tooled red morocco leather binding with yellow paste-paper endpapers and sprinkled edges. Approximately 40 leaves of paper (lined white sheets and brown) are inserted at the end of the volume as filler.
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A catalogue of the shells, arranged according to the Lamarckian system; : together with descriptions of new or rare species, contained in the collection of John C. Jay ; illustrated by several plates
Link
Publication
Note
"D. Fanshaw, printer ... New York" --Verso of t.p
Bibliography note
"Index of the books referred to in this catalogue": p. [105]-108
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (125, [1] pages, X leaves of plates.
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB copy 39088008863714 has uncolored plates; the paper used for the plates is heavily speckled (from foxing?).
  • SCNHRB copy is imperfect: plate VIII has been torn and repaired.
  • SCNHRB copy has stamps of former owners on front free endpaper and t.p.: S. Stillman Berry ... Redlands, California; Richard I. Johnson; and J.C. McGuire, Washington, D.C.
  • SCNHRB copy is extensively annotated in pencil and ink.
  • SCNHRB copy has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Bequest of S. Stillman Berry. Gift of Clyde Roper.
  • SCNHRB copy has a later gilt-tooled red morocco leather binding with yellow paste-paper endpapers and sprinkled edges. Approximately 40 leaves of paper (lined white sheets and brown) are inserted at the end of the volume as filler.
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote

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