The Resource A synopsis of the birds of Australia, and the adjacent islands, by John Gould

A synopsis of the birds of Australia, and the adjacent islands, by John Gould

Label
A synopsis of the birds of Australia, and the adjacent islands
Title
A synopsis of the birds of Australia, and the adjacent islands
Statement of responsibility
by John Gould
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
extracted picklist
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
p. 254
Citation source
Zimmer, J.T. Ayer Lib.
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1804-1881
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Gould, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL674
LC item number
.G75
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1851-1925
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  • Salomons, David
  • Phipps, John H. H.
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  • Birds Australia
  • Birds
Label
A synopsis of the birds of Australia, and the adjacent islands, by John Gould
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Issued in 4 parts: Pt. I-II January 1837, pt. II-IV April 1838
  • Contains 73 hand-colored plates facing letterpress descriptions printed on recto of page, verso being blank; unpaginated
  • Includes eight numbered pages at end, being a paper entitled: Descriptions of new species of Australian birds, principally in the author's collection, with characters of several new genera
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Extent
1 online resource ([77] leaves, 8 pages, [73] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB copy (39088015709579) is imperfect: lacking leaves of descriptive letterpress opposite plates [40] and [58].
  • SCNHRB copy has armorial bookplate of Sir David Salomons ... Tunbridge Wells.
  • SCNHRB copy has bookplate of John H.H. Phipps.
  • SCNHRB copy three-quarters binding of recent brown goatskin and brown cloth, title in gilt on spine; original printed paper wrapper to Part I (dated January 1837) bound-in at end.
Other physical details
illustrations (lithographs))
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A synopsis of the birds of Australia, and the adjacent islands, by John Gould
Link
Publication
Note
  • Issued in 4 parts: Pt. I-II January 1837, pt. II-IV April 1838
  • Contains 73 hand-colored plates facing letterpress descriptions printed on recto of page, verso being blank; unpaginated
  • Includes eight numbered pages at end, being a paper entitled: Descriptions of new species of Australian birds, principally in the author's collection, with characters of several new genera
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Extent
1 online resource ([77] leaves, 8 pages, [73] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB copy (39088015709579) is imperfect: lacking leaves of descriptive letterpress opposite plates [40] and [58].
  • SCNHRB copy has armorial bookplate of Sir David Salomons ... Tunbridge Wells.
  • SCNHRB copy has bookplate of John H.H. Phipps.
  • SCNHRB copy three-quarters binding of recent brown goatskin and brown cloth, title in gilt on spine; original printed paper wrapper to Part I (dated January 1837) bound-in at end.
Other physical details
illustrations (lithographs))
Specific material designation
remote

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