The Resource A general history of quadrupeds, the figures engraved on wood by T. Bewick

A general history of quadrupeds, the figures engraved on wood by T. Bewick

Label
A general history of quadrupeds
Title
A general history of quadrupeds
Statement of responsibility
the figures engraved on wood by T. Bewick
Title variation
  • History of quadrupeds
  • Bewick's Quadrupeds
Creator
Contributor
Bookseller
Former owner
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
KFS
Citation location within source
  • 3b
  • T060630
Citation source
  • Roscoe, S., Thomas Bewick (1973 edition)
  • ESTC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1753-1828
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bewick, Thomas
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL706
LC item number
.B55
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1743 or 1744-1817
  • 1760-1800
  • 1739-1807
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beilby, Ralph
  • Hodgson, Solomon
  • Dilly, Charles
  • Gowan, Clotworthy
  • Gowan, G.
  • G. G. J. and J. Robinson (Paternoster-Row, London, England)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mammals
  • Natural history
Label
A general history of quadrupeds, the figures engraved on wood by T. Bewick
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 8vo: aA-2G2H2. (a6 blank)
  • Text by R. Beilby (DNB)--Below imprint: (Price nine shillings in boards.) -- 289 descriptions, 212 illustrations, 107 vignettes, tailpieces, etc. (ornamental cuts, many humorous; some different from 2nd edition) -- "Advertisement", pages [iii-iv]; "Index", pages [v]-x; pages [xi-xii] blank. -- Running title: History of quadrupeds
  • Wood-engraved vignette on title page
  • Includes index
  • Page 394 misnumbered as 384
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
The third edition.
Extent
1 online resource (x, 483, [1] pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • SCNHRB copy 39088017559956 has bookplates: 1. (armorial) Clotworthy Gowan, with motto: "Dius providibit" [for "Deus providebit"]; 2. Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Gift of Dr. James G. Mead. With the autograph (cropped) of a former owner on the title page: G. Gowan, No[...], 1794.
  • SCNHRB copy has a contemporary tree-stained full leather binding with gilt-tooled spine and red spine label.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A general history of quadrupeds, the figures engraved on wood by T. Bewick
Link
Publication
Note
  • 8vo: aA-2G2H2. (a6 blank)
  • Text by R. Beilby (DNB)--Below imprint: (Price nine shillings in boards.) -- 289 descriptions, 212 illustrations, 107 vignettes, tailpieces, etc. (ornamental cuts, many humorous; some different from 2nd edition) -- "Advertisement", pages [iii-iv]; "Index", pages [v]-x; pages [xi-xii] blank. -- Running title: History of quadrupeds
  • Wood-engraved vignette on title page
  • Includes index
  • Page 394 misnumbered as 384
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
The third edition.
Extent
1 online resource (x, 483, [1] pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • SCNHRB copy 39088017559956 has bookplates: 1. (armorial) Clotworthy Gowan, with motto: "Dius providibit" [for "Deus providebit"]; 2. Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Gift of Dr. James G. Mead. With the autograph (cropped) of a former owner on the title page: G. Gowan, No[...], 1794.
  • SCNHRB copy has a contemporary tree-stained full leather binding with gilt-tooled spine and red spine label.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote

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