The Resource A catalogue of the shells contained in the collection of the late Earl of Tankerville : arranged according to the Lamarckian conchological system : together with an appendix, containing descriptions of many new species, by G.B. Sowerby ; illustrated with several coloured plates

A catalogue of the shells contained in the collection of the late Earl of Tankerville : arranged according to the Lamarckian conchological system : together with an appendix, containing descriptions of many new species, by G.B. Sowerby ; illustrated with several coloured plates

Label
A catalogue of the shells contained in the collection of the late Earl of Tankerville : arranged according to the Lamarckian conchological system : together with an appendix, containing descriptions of many new species
Title
A catalogue of the shells contained in the collection of the late Earl of Tankerville
Title remainder
arranged according to the Lamarckian conchological system : together with an appendix, containing descriptions of many new species
Statement of responsibility
by G.B. Sowerby ; illustrated with several coloured plates
Title variation
Sowerby's catalogue of the Earl of Tankerville's collection of shells, with descriptions of 100 new species
Creator
Contributor
Donor
Former owner
Lithographer
Printer of plates
Subject
Genre
Language
  • englat
  • eng
Action
extracted picklist
Cataloging source
LUU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1788-1854
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sowerby, George Brettingham
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL406.2
LC item number
.S68
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1788-1860
  • 1789-1850
  • 1887-1984
  • 1937-
  • 1845-1927
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scharf, George
  • Fahey, J.
  • Hullmandel, Charles Joseph
  • Berry, S. Stillman
  • Roper, Clyde F. E.
  • Dall, William Healey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tankerville, Charles Bennet
  • Shells
Label
A catalogue of the shells contained in the collection of the late Earl of Tankerville : arranged according to the Lamarckian conchological system : together with an appendix, containing descriptions of many new species, by G.B. Sowerby ; illustrated with several coloured plates
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Publication
Note
  • Plates are hand-colored
  • Plates unsigned or signed G. Scharf or J. Fahey, printed by C. Hullmandel
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 92, xxxiv pages, [9] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB has three copies.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 (39088013486352) has occasional pencilled ms. markings throughout.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has [1]-leaf of publisher's advertisement bound-in at end.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Bequest of S. Stillman Berry.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has pencilled ms. list laid-in. See library staff for access.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has ink ms. bibliographical note on 1st front free endpaper.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 in brown paper boards, printed cover label, green cloth spine; housed in an archival cardboard box.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 (39088013486394) has 2 p. publisher's prospectus bound-in following appendix.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has bookplate of William Healey Dall, Division of Mollusks Sectional Library. Stamped on t.p.: Division of Mollusks Sectional Library.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 bound in recent maroon library buckram, title in gilt on spine.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 (39088013486436) stamped on t.p.: Division of Mollusks Sectional Library [and] Smithsonian Libraries Aug 7 1980.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 is uncut, bound in recent brown library buckram, title in gilt on spine; measures 25 cm.
Other physical details
color illustrations (lithographs))
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A catalogue of the shells contained in the collection of the late Earl of Tankerville : arranged according to the Lamarckian conchological system : together with an appendix, containing descriptions of many new species, by G.B. Sowerby ; illustrated with several coloured plates
Link
Publication
Note
  • Plates are hand-colored
  • Plates unsigned or signed G. Scharf or J. Fahey, printed by C. Hullmandel
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 92, xxxiv pages, [9] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB has three copies.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 (39088013486352) has occasional pencilled ms. markings throughout.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has [1]-leaf of publisher's advertisement bound-in at end.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Bequest of S. Stillman Berry.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has pencilled ms. list laid-in. See library staff for access.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has ink ms. bibliographical note on 1st front free endpaper.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 in brown paper boards, printed cover label, green cloth spine; housed in an archival cardboard box.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 (39088013486394) has 2 p. publisher's prospectus bound-in following appendix.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has bookplate of William Healey Dall, Division of Mollusks Sectional Library. Stamped on t.p.: Division of Mollusks Sectional Library.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 bound in recent maroon library buckram, title in gilt on spine.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 (39088013486436) stamped on t.p.: Division of Mollusks Sectional Library [and] Smithsonian Libraries Aug 7 1980.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 is uncut, bound in recent brown library buckram, title in gilt on spine; measures 25 cm.
Other physical details
color illustrations (lithographs))
Specific material designation
remote

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