The Resource Historiae naturalis de quadrupetibus libri : cum aeneis figuris; [Historiae naturalis de serpentibus libri II ; Historiae naturalis de insectis libri III ; Historiae naturalis de exanguibus aquaticis libri IV ; Historiae naturalis de piscibus et cetis libri V ; Historiae naturalis de avibus libri VI], Iohannes Ionstonus med. doctor concinnauit

Historiae naturalis de quadrupetibus libri : cum aeneis figuris; [Historiae naturalis de serpentibus libri II ; Historiae naturalis de insectis libri III ; Historiae naturalis de exanguibus aquaticis libri IV ; Historiae naturalis de piscibus et cetis libri V ; Historiae naturalis de avibus libri VI], Iohannes Ionstonus med. doctor concinnauit

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Historiae naturalis de quadrupetibus libri : cum aeneis figuris; [Historiae naturalis de serpentibus libri II ; Historiae naturalis de insectis libri III ; Historiae naturalis de exanguibus aquaticis libri IV ; Historiae naturalis de piscibus et cetis libri V ; Historiae naturalis de avibus libri VI]
Title
Historiae naturalis de quadrupetibus libri
Title remainder
cum aeneis figuris; [Historiae naturalis de serpentibus libri II ; Historiae naturalis de insectis libri III ; Historiae naturalis de exanguibus aquaticis libri IV ; Historiae naturalis de piscibus et cetis libri V ; Historiae naturalis de avibus libri VI]
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Iohannes Ionstonus med. doctor concinnauit
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Genre
Language
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Cataloging source
EQO
Citation location within source
  • J225
  • I, 2131-2135
Citation source
  • BL German, 1601-1700
  • Nissen, C. Zoologische Buchillustration
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1603-1675
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Jonstonus, Joannes
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • 1621-1687
  • 1593-1650
  • 1603-1675
  • 1603-1675
  • 1603-1675
  • 1603-1675
  • 1603-1675
  • 1603-1675
  • 1834-1919
  • 1610-1644
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  • Merian, Matthaeus
  • Merian, Matthaeus
  • Jonstonus, Joannes
  • Jonstonus, Joannes
  • Jonstonus, Joannes
  • Jonstonus, Joannes
  • Jonstonus, Joannes
  • Jonstonus, Joannes
  • Godman, Frederick Du Cane
  • Bayer, Frederick M.
  • Marggraf, Georg
  • Burndy Library
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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Fishes
  • Crustacea
  • Insects
  • Snakes
  • Zoology
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Historiae naturalis de quadrupetibus libri : cum aeneis figuris; [Historiae naturalis de serpentibus libri II ; Historiae naturalis de insectis libri III ; Historiae naturalis de exanguibus aquaticis libri IV ; Historiae naturalis de piscibus et cetis libri V ; Historiae naturalis de avibus libri VI], Iohannes Ionstonus med. doctor concinnauit
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https://archive.org/details/historiaenatural11650jons
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Each part has its own title page and separate pagination. Part 1 (De quadrupedibus [i.e.quadripedibus]) is undated; Nissen gives its date as 1650. Part 2-3 (De serpentis and De insectis) are dated 1653. Part 4 (De exanguibus aquaticis) is dated 1650. Part 5 (De piscibus et cetis) is undated; Nissen gives its date as 1650. Part 6 (De avibus) is dated 1650
  • Pagination: Part 1 (De quadripetibus) 231, [5] p.; pt. 2 (De serpentibus) 40, [4] p., plates 1-12; pt. 3 (De insectis) 200, [8] p., plates 1-28; pt. 4 (De exanguibus aquaticis) 78, [12] p., plates 1-20; pt. 5 (De piscibus et cetis) 228 p., plates 1-47; pt. 6 (De avibus) [2], 227, [9] p., plates 1-62
  • Engraved t.p.s; woodcut publisher's device and head- and tail-pieces, initials; side-notes
  • Publisher varies (Impensa Matthaei Meriani; Ex bibliopolio Haeredum Merianaeorum; and Impensis Haeredum Merianorum)
  • Part 6 (De avibus) contains: "De avibus brasilianis: ex Georgii Marcgravij Historici naturali Brasiliae": p. 186-214
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Pt. 1. De quadripedibus -- pt. 2. De serpentibus -- pt. 3. De insectis -- pt. 4. De exanguibus aquatis -- pt. 5. De piscibus et cetis -- pt. 6. De avibus
Extent
1 online resource (6 pts., leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCDIRB and SCNHRB each have incomplete copies.
  • SCDIRB copy 39088016900888 has pt. 2-6 (De serpentibus; De insectis; De exanguibus aquatis; De piscibus et cetis; De avibus), all bound together in 1 v. Some of the plates are bound out of order.
  • SCDIRB copy has bookplates: 1. (armorial) Frederick DuCane Godman, with motto: Coelum quid quaerimus ultra; 2. Burndy Library ... gift of Bern Dibner. There are a few old handwritten brief notes in ink in the volume.
  • SCDIRB copy has a contemporary full vellum binding with the title inked on the spine.
  • SCNHRB copy has pt. 1-6, bound in 4 v. Volume 1 (39088016899460) has pt. 1 (De quadripetibus); v. 2 (39088016899502) has pt 6 (De avibus); v. 3 (39088016899437) has pt. 5 and 4 (De piscibus et cetis and De exanguibus aquatis); v. 4 (39088016899478) has pt. 3 and 2 (De insectis and De serpentibus).
  • SCNHRB copy is imperfect: pt. 1 (De quadripetibus) is wanting plates 30 & 40, and the final leaf is damaged and repaired, with some loss of text; pt. 4 (De exanguibus aquatis) is wanting 4 plates and p. [3]-[6] at end. Some plates in the set have been damaged with slight loss of text, and many plates are not bound in sequential order.
  • SCNHRB copy has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Gift of Dr. Frederick M. Bayer.
  • SCNHRB copy has inscription on 2nd leaf of each v.: Franciscus Goater Aldermannus Cicestrensis et Pharmacopaeus Sum[m]us D.D. Bibliothecae D. & Cap. Cicestriae A.D. 1734.
  • SCNHRB copy bound in recent brown goatskin, blind rules; spine with raised bands and black leather spine labels; with Bayer monogram stamp on verso of t.p. and last leaf.
Other physical details
illustrations, port)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Historiae naturalis de quadrupetibus libri : cum aeneis figuris; [Historiae naturalis de serpentibus libri II ; Historiae naturalis de insectis libri III ; Historiae naturalis de exanguibus aquaticis libri IV ; Historiae naturalis de piscibus et cetis libri V ; Historiae naturalis de avibus libri VI], Iohannes Ionstonus med. doctor concinnauit
Link
https://archive.org/details/historiaenatural11650jons
Publication
Note
  • Each part has its own title page and separate pagination. Part 1 (De quadrupedibus [i.e.quadripedibus]) is undated; Nissen gives its date as 1650. Part 2-3 (De serpentis and De insectis) are dated 1653. Part 4 (De exanguibus aquaticis) is dated 1650. Part 5 (De piscibus et cetis) is undated; Nissen gives its date as 1650. Part 6 (De avibus) is dated 1650
  • Pagination: Part 1 (De quadripetibus) 231, [5] p.; pt. 2 (De serpentibus) 40, [4] p., plates 1-12; pt. 3 (De insectis) 200, [8] p., plates 1-28; pt. 4 (De exanguibus aquaticis) 78, [12] p., plates 1-20; pt. 5 (De piscibus et cetis) 228 p., plates 1-47; pt. 6 (De avibus) [2], 227, [9] p., plates 1-62
  • Engraved t.p.s; woodcut publisher's device and head- and tail-pieces, initials; side-notes
  • Publisher varies (Impensa Matthaei Meriani; Ex bibliopolio Haeredum Merianaeorum; and Impensis Haeredum Merianorum)
  • Part 6 (De avibus) contains: "De avibus brasilianis: ex Georgii Marcgravij Historici naturali Brasiliae": p. 186-214
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Pt. 1. De quadripedibus -- pt. 2. De serpentibus -- pt. 3. De insectis -- pt. 4. De exanguibus aquatis -- pt. 5. De piscibus et cetis -- pt. 6. De avibus
Extent
1 online resource (6 pts., leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCDIRB and SCNHRB each have incomplete copies.
  • SCDIRB copy 39088016900888 has pt. 2-6 (De serpentibus; De insectis; De exanguibus aquatis; De piscibus et cetis; De avibus), all bound together in 1 v. Some of the plates are bound out of order.
  • SCDIRB copy has bookplates: 1. (armorial) Frederick DuCane Godman, with motto: Coelum quid quaerimus ultra; 2. Burndy Library ... gift of Bern Dibner. There are a few old handwritten brief notes in ink in the volume.
  • SCDIRB copy has a contemporary full vellum binding with the title inked on the spine.
  • SCNHRB copy has pt. 1-6, bound in 4 v. Volume 1 (39088016899460) has pt. 1 (De quadripetibus); v. 2 (39088016899502) has pt 6 (De avibus); v. 3 (39088016899437) has pt. 5 and 4 (De piscibus et cetis and De exanguibus aquatis); v. 4 (39088016899478) has pt. 3 and 2 (De insectis and De serpentibus).
  • SCNHRB copy is imperfect: pt. 1 (De quadripetibus) is wanting plates 30 & 40, and the final leaf is damaged and repaired, with some loss of text; pt. 4 (De exanguibus aquatis) is wanting 4 plates and p. [3]-[6] at end. Some plates in the set have been damaged with slight loss of text, and many plates are not bound in sequential order.
  • SCNHRB copy has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Gift of Dr. Frederick M. Bayer.
  • SCNHRB copy has inscription on 2nd leaf of each v.: Franciscus Goater Aldermannus Cicestrensis et Pharmacopaeus Sum[m]us D.D. Bibliothecae D. & Cap. Cicestriae A.D. 1734.
  • SCNHRB copy bound in recent brown goatskin, blind rules; spine with raised bands and black leather spine labels; with Bayer monogram stamp on verso of t.p. and last leaf.
Other physical details
illustrations, port)
Specific material designation
remote

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