The Resource A manual of the ornithology of the United States and of Canada, by Thomas Nuttall ; the land birds

A manual of the ornithology of the United States and of Canada, by Thomas Nuttall ; the land birds

Label
A manual of the ornithology of the United States and of Canada
Title
A manual of the ornithology of the United States and of Canada
Statement of responsibility
by Thomas Nuttall ; the land birds
Title variation
Land birds
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Former owner
Illustrator
Printer
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Action
extracted picklist
Cataloging source
IDA
Citation location within source
p. 470
Citation source
Zimmer, J.T. Ayer Lib.
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1786-1859
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Nuttall, Thomas
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL681
LC item number
.N88 1832
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1790-1850
  • 1858-1929
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  • Bowen, Abel
  • Hall, John H.
  • Dwight, Jonathan
  • Tucker, Marcia Brady
  • Carter, Andrews & Co
  • E.W. Metcalf & Co
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Birds
Label
A manual of the ornithology of the United States and of Canada, by Thomas Nuttall ; the land birds
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This work is sometimes referred to in bibliographies as "v. 1" of Nuttall's A manual of the ornithology of the United States and of Canada, with the water birds version referred to as "v. 2."
  • "Cambridge: E.W. Metcalf and Company"--Verso of t.p
  • "The wood engravings ... have been executed by Mr. Bowen of Boston, and Mr. Hall, in the employ of Messrs. Carter & Andrews, of Lancaster"--P. vi
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 683 pages
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB has three copies, of which two are incomplete.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 (39088011251295) has stamp on t.p.: Library, U.S. National Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Apr. 3, 1888; accession no.: 131368.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has a later black buckram library binding with gilt-lettered spine and gray endpapers.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 (39088011251006) is imperfect: the half-title leaf (p. [i]-[ii]) and p. vii-viii are wanting.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has bookplates: 1. Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Gift of Marcia Brady Tucker; with the Tucker Library's pencilled collational note on t.p.; 2. Jonathan Dwight, Jr.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has a later gilt-tooled green half-morocco leather binding with marbled paper boards and endpapers; raised bands; and top edge gilt.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 (39088011251287) is imperfect: the half-title leaf (p. [i]-[ii]) and p. vii-viii are wanting; a brief pencilled note identifying the missing pages, initialed by Dwight, is inserted following p. vi.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 has bookplates: 1. Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Gift of Marcia Brady Tucker; with the Tucker Library's pencilled collational note on t.p.; 2. Jonathan Dwight, Jr.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 has an old green embossed cloth binding with the remnants of a gilt-tooled leather spine label.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A manual of the ornithology of the United States and of Canada, by Thomas Nuttall ; the land birds
Link
Publication
Note
  • This work is sometimes referred to in bibliographies as "v. 1" of Nuttall's A manual of the ornithology of the United States and of Canada, with the water birds version referred to as "v. 2."
  • "Cambridge: E.W. Metcalf and Company"--Verso of t.p
  • "The wood engravings ... have been executed by Mr. Bowen of Boston, and Mr. Hall, in the employ of Messrs. Carter & Andrews, of Lancaster"--P. vi
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 683 pages
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB has three copies, of which two are incomplete.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 (39088011251295) has stamp on t.p.: Library, U.S. National Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Apr. 3, 1888; accession no.: 131368.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has a later black buckram library binding with gilt-lettered spine and gray endpapers.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 (39088011251006) is imperfect: the half-title leaf (p. [i]-[ii]) and p. vii-viii are wanting.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has bookplates: 1. Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Gift of Marcia Brady Tucker; with the Tucker Library's pencilled collational note on t.p.; 2. Jonathan Dwight, Jr.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has a later gilt-tooled green half-morocco leather binding with marbled paper boards and endpapers; raised bands; and top edge gilt.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 (39088011251287) is imperfect: the half-title leaf (p. [i]-[ii]) and p. vii-viii are wanting; a brief pencilled note identifying the missing pages, initialed by Dwight, is inserted following p. vi.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 has bookplates: 1. Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Gift of Marcia Brady Tucker; with the Tucker Library's pencilled collational note on t.p.; 2. Jonathan Dwight, Jr.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 has an old green embossed cloth binding with the remnants of a gilt-tooled leather spine label.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote

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