The Resource Historia naturalis testaceorum Britanniæ, or, The British conchology : containing the descriptions and other particulars of natural history of the shells of Great Britain and Ireland : illustrated with figures, in English and in French, by Emanuel Mendes da Costa = Historia naturalis testaceorum Britanniæ, ou, La conchologie britannique : contenant les descriptions & autres particularités d'histoire naturelle des coquilles de la Grande Bretagne & de l'Irlande : avec figures en taille douce : en anglois & françois / par Emanuel Mendes da Costa

Historia naturalis testaceorum Britanniæ, or, The British conchology : containing the descriptions and other particulars of natural history of the shells of Great Britain and Ireland : illustrated with figures, in English and in French, by Emanuel Mendes da Costa = Historia naturalis testaceorum Britanniæ, ou, La conchologie britannique : contenant les descriptions & autres particularités d'histoire naturelle des coquilles de la Grande Bretagne & de l'Irlande : avec figures en taille douce : en anglois & françois / par Emanuel Mendes da Costa

Label
Historia naturalis testaceorum Britanniæ, or, The British conchology : containing the descriptions and other particulars of natural history of the shells of Great Britain and Ireland : illustrated with figures, in English and in French
Title
Historia naturalis testaceorum Britanniæ, or, The British conchology
Title remainder
containing the descriptions and other particulars of natural history of the shells of Great Britain and Ireland : illustrated with figures, in English and in French
Statement of responsibility
by Emanuel Mendes da Costa = Historia naturalis testaceorum Britanniæ, ou, La conchologie britannique : contenant les descriptions & autres particularités d'histoire naturelle des coquilles de la Grande Bretagne & de l'Irlande : avec figures en taille douce : en anglois & françois / par Emanuel Mendes da Costa
Title variation
  • Historia naturalis testaceorum Britanniæ
  • British conchology
  • Historia naturalis testaceorum Britanniæ, ou, La conchologie britanniqu
  • Conchologie britannique
Creator
Contributor
Author
Bookseller
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Action
extracted picklist
Cataloging source
AZS
Citation location within source
ESTCT113819
Citation source
English Short Title Catalog
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1717-1791
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mendes da Costa, Emanuel
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QL425.G7
LC item number
M45 1778
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1704-1784
  • 1734 or 1735-1802
  • active 1785-1798
  • 1740-1837
  • 1845-1927
  • 1870-1923
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Millan, John
  • Elmsley, Peter
  • Robson
  • White, Benjamin
  • Latham, John
  • Dall, William Healey
  • Henderson, J. B.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mollusks
  • Mollusks
  • Mollusks
  • Mollusks
  • Mollusks
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Historia naturalis testaceorum Britanniæ, or, The British conchology : containing the descriptions and other particulars of natural history of the shells of Great Britain and Ireland : illustrated with figures, in English and in French, by Emanuel Mendes da Costa = Historia naturalis testaceorum Britanniæ, ou, La conchologie britannique : contenant les descriptions & autres particularités d'histoire naturelle des coquilles de la Grande Bretagne & de l'Irlande : avec figures en taille douce : en anglois & françois / par Emanuel Mendes da Costa
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Publication
Note
  • Parallel texts in English and French in two columns
  • Woodcut head- and tail-pieces
  • Engraved plates with hand-coloring
  • Errata: page [1], 4th page group
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 254, vii, [3] pages, XVII leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • SCNHRB has two copies.
  • SCNHRB copy 1 (39088005940069) has bookplate of William Healey Dall. Property stamp of the Division of Mollusks Sectional Library.
  • SCNHRB copy 1 has ink manuscript signature on front free endpaper: John Latham, Romsey (?).
  • SCNHRB copy 1 has ink manuscript bibliographical note on front free endpaper.
  • SCNHRB copy 1 has two typescript notes pasted to preliminaries.
  • SCNHRB copy 1 has leaves with manuscript notes tipped-in before each plate.
  • SCNHRB copy 1 has occasional pencilled manuscript notes to text.
  • SCNHRB copy 1 bound in brown library buckram, title in gilt on spine.
  • SCNHRB copy 2 (39088000487124) has bookplates of John Brooks Henderson and William Healey Dall.
  • SCNHRB copy 2 bound in green library buckram, title in gilt on spine; measures 29 cm.
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Historia naturalis testaceorum Britanniæ, or, The British conchology : containing the descriptions and other particulars of natural history of the shells of Great Britain and Ireland : illustrated with figures, in English and in French, by Emanuel Mendes da Costa = Historia naturalis testaceorum Britanniæ, ou, La conchologie britannique : contenant les descriptions & autres particularités d'histoire naturelle des coquilles de la Grande Bretagne & de l'Irlande : avec figures en taille douce : en anglois & françois / par Emanuel Mendes da Costa
Link
Publication
Note
  • Parallel texts in English and French in two columns
  • Woodcut head- and tail-pieces
  • Engraved plates with hand-coloring
  • Errata: page [1], 4th page group
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 254, vii, [3] pages, XVII leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • SCNHRB has two copies.
  • SCNHRB copy 1 (39088005940069) has bookplate of William Healey Dall. Property stamp of the Division of Mollusks Sectional Library.
  • SCNHRB copy 1 has ink manuscript signature on front free endpaper: John Latham, Romsey (?).
  • SCNHRB copy 1 has ink manuscript bibliographical note on front free endpaper.
  • SCNHRB copy 1 has two typescript notes pasted to preliminaries.
  • SCNHRB copy 1 has leaves with manuscript notes tipped-in before each plate.
  • SCNHRB copy 1 has occasional pencilled manuscript notes to text.
  • SCNHRB copy 1 bound in brown library buckram, title in gilt on spine.
  • SCNHRB copy 2 (39088000487124) has bookplates of John Brooks Henderson and William Healey Dall.
  • SCNHRB copy 2 bound in green library buckram, title in gilt on spine; measures 29 cm.
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote

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