The Resource Joannis Raii Synopsis methodica avium & piscium : opus posthumum, quod vivus recensuit & perfecit ipse insignissimus author ; in quo multas species, in ipsius ornithologiâ & ichthyologia desideratas, adjecit ; methodumque suam piscium naturae magìs convenientem reddidit ; cum appendice, & iconibus

Joannis Raii Synopsis methodica avium & piscium : opus posthumum, quod vivus recensuit & perfecit ipse insignissimus author ; in quo multas species, in ipsius ornithologiâ & ichthyologia desideratas, adjecit ; methodumque suam piscium naturae magìs convenientem reddidit ; cum appendice, & iconibus

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Joannis Raii Synopsis methodica avium & piscium : opus posthumum
Title
Joannis Raii Synopsis methodica avium & piscium
Title remainder
opus posthumum
Statement of responsibility
quod vivus recensuit & perfecit ipse insignissimus author ; in quo multas species, in ipsius ornithologiâ & ichthyologia desideratas, adjecit ; methodumque suam piscium naturae magìs convenientem reddidit ; cum appendice, & iconibus
Title variation
Avium & piscium
Creator
Contributor
Annotator
Binder
Engraver
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
lat
Related
Member of
Action
extracted picklist
Cataloging source
SMI
Citation location within source
p. 1654
Citation source
BM (Nat. hist.)
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1627-1705
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Ray, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • 1657-1735
  • 1842-1899
  • 1868-1932
  • 1873-1940
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  • Derham, W.
  • Nicholls, Sutton
  • Coues, Elliott
  • Richmond, Charles Wallace
  • Tucker, Marcia Brady
  • Bayntun, George
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  • Birds
  • Fishes
  • Zoology
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Joannis Raii Synopsis methodica avium & piscium : opus posthumum, quod vivus recensuit & perfecit ipse insignissimus author ; in quo multas species, in ipsius ornithologiâ & ichthyologia desideratas, adjecit ; methodumque suam piscium naturae magìs convenientem reddidit ; cum appendice, & iconibus
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Edited, with a preface, by William Derham
  • Each v. has special t.p.: v. 1: Joannis Raii Synopsis methodica avium. Londini, anno 1713; v. 2: Joannis Raii Synopsis methodica piscium. Londini : Prostant W. Innys ..., 1713
  • Collation of the combined parts: [6], 198, [20], 166, [14] p., with 4 folded leaves of plates
  • Title printed within double rule border; vignettes on t.p.'s; head- and tail-pieces; initials
  • Some copies include a printed errata slip
  • The second plate in Synopsis methodica piscium is signed: Sutton Nicholls sculp
  • Includes indexes
  • Publisher's advertisements are on the final 2 p. of the Synopsis methodica piscium
Extent
1 online resource (2 v. in 1, [4] folded leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB has two copies of v. 1 and v. 2, and a third copy of v. 1, only.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 (39088010896421) and c. 3 (39088010896413) lack plate numbering; c. 2 (39088010896462) has numbered plates in v. 1 and printed page references on the plates in v. 2.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has the printed errata slip tipped-in opposite main t.p.; the errata slip is wanting in both SCNHRB c. 1 and c. 3.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has "A catalogue of some books sold by William Innys..." (16 p.) bound at the end of v. 2.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has stamp on front free endpaper: Smithsonian Institution National Museum; accession no.: 258214.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has modern red quarter-leather binding with green paste-paper boards, raised bands, and gilt-lettered spine.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has ms. ink autograph on verso of main t.p.: Chas. W. Richmond, Dec. 1903; stamp: Smithsonian Institution National Museum Richmond Collection; accession no. 181707.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has some old ms. notes and markings in pencil and ink on front free endpaper and in text.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 is bound with: Ray, J. Methodus insectorum. Londini : Sam. Smith & Benj. Walford, 1705. Bound together subsequent to publication.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has contemporary blind-panel-stamped full vellum binding with beveled paper boards; title inked on spine; with red and black sprinkled edges; housed in a later linen-covered box for preservation.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 has the special t.p. and text for the Synopsis methodica avium only; the main t.p. for the entire work, and the section on fishes, are wanting.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 has ms. ink autograph on t.p.: Elliott Coues, 1894; the volume is interleaved with extensive ms. notes in the margins and on the inter-leaving; some margins have been partially cut away.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Gift of Marcia Brady Tucker; with the Tucker collection collational annotations on the front free endpaper and t.p.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 has modern gilt-tooled half-leather binding with red cloth-covered boards; raised bands; marbled endpapers; and top edge gilt; the bininding is signed: Bayntun, Binder, Bath, Eng.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Joannis Raii Synopsis methodica avium & piscium : opus posthumum, quod vivus recensuit & perfecit ipse insignissimus author ; in quo multas species, in ipsius ornithologiâ & ichthyologia desideratas, adjecit ; methodumque suam piscium naturae magìs convenientem reddidit ; cum appendice, & iconibus
Link
Publication
Note
  • Edited, with a preface, by William Derham
  • Each v. has special t.p.: v. 1: Joannis Raii Synopsis methodica avium. Londini, anno 1713; v. 2: Joannis Raii Synopsis methodica piscium. Londini : Prostant W. Innys ..., 1713
  • Collation of the combined parts: [6], 198, [20], 166, [14] p., with 4 folded leaves of plates
  • Title printed within double rule border; vignettes on t.p.'s; head- and tail-pieces; initials
  • Some copies include a printed errata slip
  • The second plate in Synopsis methodica piscium is signed: Sutton Nicholls sculp
  • Includes indexes
  • Publisher's advertisements are on the final 2 p. of the Synopsis methodica piscium
Extent
1 online resource (2 v. in 1, [4] folded leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB has two copies of v. 1 and v. 2, and a third copy of v. 1, only.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 (39088010896421) and c. 3 (39088010896413) lack plate numbering; c. 2 (39088010896462) has numbered plates in v. 1 and printed page references on the plates in v. 2.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has the printed errata slip tipped-in opposite main t.p.; the errata slip is wanting in both SCNHRB c. 1 and c. 3.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has "A catalogue of some books sold by William Innys..." (16 p.) bound at the end of v. 2.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has stamp on front free endpaper: Smithsonian Institution National Museum; accession no.: 258214.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has modern red quarter-leather binding with green paste-paper boards, raised bands, and gilt-lettered spine.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has ms. ink autograph on verso of main t.p.: Chas. W. Richmond, Dec. 1903; stamp: Smithsonian Institution National Museum Richmond Collection; accession no. 181707.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has some old ms. notes and markings in pencil and ink on front free endpaper and in text.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 is bound with: Ray, J. Methodus insectorum. Londini : Sam. Smith & Benj. Walford, 1705. Bound together subsequent to publication.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has contemporary blind-panel-stamped full vellum binding with beveled paper boards; title inked on spine; with red and black sprinkled edges; housed in a later linen-covered box for preservation.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 has the special t.p. and text for the Synopsis methodica avium only; the main t.p. for the entire work, and the section on fishes, are wanting.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 has ms. ink autograph on t.p.: Elliott Coues, 1894; the volume is interleaved with extensive ms. notes in the margins and on the inter-leaving; some margins have been partially cut away.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Gift of Marcia Brady Tucker; with the Tucker collection collational annotations on the front free endpaper and t.p.
  • SCNHRB c. 3 has modern gilt-tooled half-leather binding with red cloth-covered boards; raised bands; marbled endpapers; and top edge gilt; the bininding is signed: Bayntun, Binder, Bath, Eng.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote

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