The Resource An epitome of the natural history of the insects of India : and the islands in the Indian seas: comprising upwards of two hundred and fifty figures and descriptions of the most singular and beautiful species, selected chefly from those recently discovered, and which have not appeared in the works of any preceding author, the figures are accurately drawn, engraved, and coloured, from specimens of the insects; the descriptions are arranged accordin to the system of linnaeus; with references to the writings of Fabricius, and other systematic authors, By E. Donovan

An epitome of the natural history of the insects of India : and the islands in the Indian seas: comprising upwards of two hundred and fifty figures and descriptions of the most singular and beautiful species, selected chefly from those recently discovered, and which have not appeared in the works of any preceding author, the figures are accurately drawn, engraved, and coloured, from specimens of the insects; the descriptions are arranged accordin to the system of linnaeus; with references to the writings of Fabricius, and other systematic authors, By E. Donovan

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An epitome of the natural history of the insects of India : and the islands in the Indian seas: comprising upwards of two hundred and fifty figures and descriptions of the most singular and beautiful species, selected chefly from those recently discovered, and which have not appeared in the works of any preceding author, the figures are accurately drawn, engraved, and coloured, from specimens of the insects; the descriptions are arranged accordin to the system of linnaeus; with references to the writings of Fabricius, and other systematic authors
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An epitome of the natural history of the insects of India
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and the islands in the Indian seas: comprising upwards of two hundred and fifty figures and descriptions of the most singular and beautiful species, selected chefly from those recently discovered, and which have not appeared in the works of any preceding author, the figures are accurately drawn, engraved, and coloured, from specimens of the insects; the descriptions are arranged accordin to the system of linnaeus; with references to the writings of Fabricius, and other systematic authors
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By E. Donovan
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  • Natural history of the insects of India
  • Insects of India
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Language
eng
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SMI
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1768-1837
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Donovan, E.
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  • illustrations
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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Metcalf Collection (North Carolina State University)
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Insects
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An epitome of the natural history of the insects of India : and the islands in the Indian seas: comprising upwards of two hundred and fifty figures and descriptions of the most singular and beautiful species, selected chefly from those recently discovered, and which have not appeared in the works of any preceding author, the figures are accurately drawn, engraved, and coloured, from specimens of the insects; the descriptions are arranged accordin to the system of linnaeus; with references to the writings of Fabricius, and other systematic authors, By E. Donovan
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  • Paper board with gilt trimming; marbled endpapers
  • Ink stamped "Property of Z.P. Metcalf"
  • Signatures: I [superscript 4] 2 [superscript 4] K [superscript 4] 1-2 [superscript 4] G [superscript 4] F [superscript 8] D [superscript 4] E [superscript 8], 55 leaves of plates
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1 online resource ([70] pages, [55] leaves of plates
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online
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color illustrations)
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remote
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An epitome of the natural history of the insects of India : and the islands in the Indian seas: comprising upwards of two hundred and fifty figures and descriptions of the most singular and beautiful species, selected chefly from those recently discovered, and which have not appeared in the works of any preceding author, the figures are accurately drawn, engraved, and coloured, from specimens of the insects; the descriptions are arranged accordin to the system of linnaeus; with references to the writings of Fabricius, and other systematic authors, By E. Donovan
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Publication
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  • Paper board with gilt trimming; marbled endpapers
  • Ink stamped "Property of Z.P. Metcalf"
  • Signatures: I [superscript 4] 2 [superscript 4] K [superscript 4] 1-2 [superscript 4] G [superscript 4] F [superscript 8] D [superscript 4] E [superscript 8], 55 leaves of plates
Extent
1 online resource ([70] pages, [55] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote

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