The Resource A manual of the land and fresh-water shells of the British Islands : arranged according to the more modern systems of classification; and described from perfect specimens in the author's cabinet : with coloured plates of every species, by W. Turton

A manual of the land and fresh-water shells of the British Islands : arranged according to the more modern systems of classification; and described from perfect specimens in the author's cabinet : with coloured plates of every species, by W. Turton

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A manual of the land and fresh-water shells of the British Islands : arranged according to the more modern systems of classification; and described from perfect specimens in the author's cabinet : with coloured plates of every species
Title
A manual of the land and fresh-water shells of the British Islands
Title remainder
arranged according to the more modern systems of classification; and described from perfect specimens in the author's cabinet : with coloured plates of every species
Statement of responsibility
by W. Turton
Title variation
Manual of British shells
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Language
eng
Action
extracted picklist
Cataloging source
DLC/ICU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1762-1835
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Turton, William
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QL425.G7
LC item number
T96
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1845-1927
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dall, William Healey
  • Smith, Mary E.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Mollusks
Label
A manual of the land and fresh-water shells of the British Islands : arranged according to the more modern systems of classification; and described from perfect specimens in the author's cabinet : with coloured plates of every species, by W. Turton
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Publication
Note
  • "Printed by Richard Taylor"--Verso of t.p
  • Plates are hand-colored
  • Errata: at foot of p. 142
  • Includes indexes
Bibliography note
"Works published by the author": p. 151-152
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 152, 16 pages, [10] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB has two copies.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 (39088013486477) has bookplate of William Healey Dall. Stamped on 2nd front free endpaper & t.p.: Division of Mollusks Sectional Library.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 inscribed in ink on half title: Mary E. Smith, Tynte Villa, Cheltenham.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 bound in green library buckram, title in gilt on spine, brown endpapers; uncut.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 (39088013486519) has 12 p. of publisher's catalog, dated March 1836, bound-in at beginning.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has the 3rd paging group, 16 p. of index, bound following p. 142 and the leaves of plates.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has two different bookplates of William Healey Dall, the 2nd with ink ms. note: This is the second issue ...". Stamped on 2nd front free endpaper & t.p.: Division of Mollusks Sectional Library.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 bound in green library buckram, title in gilt on spine, brown endpapers; uncut.
Other physical details
illustrations (engravings))
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A manual of the land and fresh-water shells of the British Islands : arranged according to the more modern systems of classification; and described from perfect specimens in the author's cabinet : with coloured plates of every species, by W. Turton
Link
Publication
Note
  • "Printed by Richard Taylor"--Verso of t.p
  • Plates are hand-colored
  • Errata: at foot of p. 142
  • Includes indexes
Bibliography note
"Works published by the author": p. 151-152
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 152, 16 pages, [10] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB has two copies.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 (39088013486477) has bookplate of William Healey Dall. Stamped on 2nd front free endpaper & t.p.: Division of Mollusks Sectional Library.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 inscribed in ink on half title: Mary E. Smith, Tynte Villa, Cheltenham.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 bound in green library buckram, title in gilt on spine, brown endpapers; uncut.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 (39088013486519) has 12 p. of publisher's catalog, dated March 1836, bound-in at beginning.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has the 3rd paging group, 16 p. of index, bound following p. 142 and the leaves of plates.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has two different bookplates of William Healey Dall, the 2nd with ink ms. note: This is the second issue ...". Stamped on 2nd front free endpaper & t.p.: Division of Mollusks Sectional Library.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 bound in green library buckram, title in gilt on spine, brown endpapers; uncut.
Other physical details
illustrations (engravings))
Specific material designation
remote

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