The Resource Grand illustrated encyclopedia of animated nature : embracing a full description of the different races of men, and of the characteristic habits and modes of life of the various beasts, birds, fishes, insects, reptiles, and microscopic animalcula of the globe : being a complete history of the animal kingdom, by John Frost

Grand illustrated encyclopedia of animated nature : embracing a full description of the different races of men, and of the characteristic habits and modes of life of the various beasts, birds, fishes, insects, reptiles, and microscopic animalcula of the globe : being a complete history of the animal kingdom, by John Frost

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Grand illustrated encyclopedia of animated nature : embracing a full description of the different races of men, and of the characteristic habits and modes of life of the various beasts, birds, fishes, insects, reptiles, and microscopic animalcula of the globe : being a complete history of the animal kingdom
Title
Grand illustrated encyclopedia of animated nature
Title remainder
embracing a full description of the different races of men, and of the characteristic habits and modes of life of the various beasts, birds, fishes, insects, reptiles, and microscopic animalcula of the globe : being a complete history of the animal kingdom
Statement of responsibility
by John Frost
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
extracted picklist
Cataloging source
SMI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1800-1859
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Frost, John
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL50
LC item number
.F93 1855
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1886-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Crouch, Loeir
  • Wetmore, Alexander
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  • Zoology
  • Animal behavior
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Grand illustrated encyclopedia of animated nature : embracing a full description of the different races of men, and of the characteristic habits and modes of life of the various beasts, birds, fishes, insects, reptiles, and microscopic animalcula of the globe : being a complete history of the animal kingdom, by John Frost
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Publication
Note
  • "Embellished with thirteen hundred and fifty spirited illustrations, representing the various departments of natural history."
  • Added engraved t.p
  • "Published for subscribers only. Sold by canvassing agents."--Engraved t.p
  • Date taken from copyright information on verso of t.p
Extent
1 online resource ([4], 384 pages
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB copy (39088015066137) with bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Alexander Wetmore. Inscribed in ink on verso of front free endpaper: My first book that told me something of birds! A. Wetmore.
  • SCNHRB copy inscribed in pencil on 1st and 4th front free endpaper: Loeir Crouch.
  • SCNHRB copy bound in original publisher's leather binding, embossed decoration with a gilt lion in center of front and back covers, (spine rebacked), marbled endpapers.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Grand illustrated encyclopedia of animated nature : embracing a full description of the different races of men, and of the characteristic habits and modes of life of the various beasts, birds, fishes, insects, reptiles, and microscopic animalcula of the globe : being a complete history of the animal kingdom, by John Frost
Link
Publication
Note
  • "Embellished with thirteen hundred and fifty spirited illustrations, representing the various departments of natural history."
  • Added engraved t.p
  • "Published for subscribers only. Sold by canvassing agents."--Engraved t.p
  • Date taken from copyright information on verso of t.p
Extent
1 online resource ([4], 384 pages
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB copy (39088015066137) with bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Alexander Wetmore. Inscribed in ink on verso of front free endpaper: My first book that told me something of birds! A. Wetmore.
  • SCNHRB copy inscribed in pencil on 1st and 4th front free endpaper: Loeir Crouch.
  • SCNHRB copy bound in original publisher's leather binding, embossed decoration with a gilt lion in center of front and back covers, (spine rebacked), marbled endpapers.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote

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