The Resource Musaeum Tradescantianum, or, A collection of rarities preserved at South-Lambeth neer London, by John Tradescant

Musaeum Tradescantianum, or, A collection of rarities preserved at South-Lambeth neer London, by John Tradescant

Label
Musaeum Tradescantianum, or, A collection of rarities preserved at South-Lambeth neer London
Title
Musaeum Tradescantianum, or, A collection of rarities preserved at South-Lambeth neer London
Statement of responsibility
by John Tradescant
Title variation
  • Museum Tradescantianum
  • Musaeum Tradescantianum
  • Collection of rarities preserved at South-Lambeth neer London
Creator
Contributor
Bookseller
Illustrator
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • lateng
  • lat
Action
extracted picklist
Cataloging source
AGL for DLC
Citation location within source
  • T2005
  • 600
  • 291
  • 1925
Citation source
  • Wing (2nd ed.)
  • MgGill/Wood
  • Yale/Ripley
  • Sotheby's. Lib. of H.B. Martin: ornithology, 1989
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1608-1662
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tradescant, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Language note
English or Latin
LC call number
QH70.G72
LC item number
O92 1656
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1617-1692
  • 1614-1673
  • 1607-1677
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ashmole, Elias
  • Wharton, Thomas
  • Hollar, Wenceslaus
  • Grismond, John
  • Brooke, Nathaniel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tradescant, John
  • Tradescant, John
  • Ashmole, Elias
  • Natural history
Label
Musaeum Tradescantianum, or, A collection of rarities preserved at South-Lambeth neer London, by John Tradescant
Link
https://archive.org/details/musaeumtradesca00trad
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Catalog of a collection made by John Tradescant and his son (also named John) and left by the latter to Elias Ashmole, who presented it to Oxford University in 1683, where it formed the nucleus of the old Ashmolean Museum (the first museum in Great Britain), but was later dispersed. Catalog compiled by Tradescant with the assistance of Thomas Wharton and Elias Ashmole
  • With an heraldic frontispiece. The portraits are signed by Wenceslaus Hollar
  • Woodcut head-pieces
  • Signatures: AaB-MN
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 ([20], 179, [5] pages, [3] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • SCNHRB copy (39088002816577) has blind-embossed stamp on the 6th leaf: Smithsonian Institution National Museum [ms. acc. no.] 152927.
  • SCNHRB copy lacking first blank leaf.
  • SCNHRB copy in a modern brown goatskin binding, title in gilt on spine; with typescript conservation note by Carolyn Horton, November 1973, tipped-in at end.
Other physical details
2 portraits (engravings))
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Musaeum Tradescantianum, or, A collection of rarities preserved at South-Lambeth neer London, by John Tradescant
Link
https://archive.org/details/musaeumtradesca00trad
Publication
Note
  • Catalog of a collection made by John Tradescant and his son (also named John) and left by the latter to Elias Ashmole, who presented it to Oxford University in 1683, where it formed the nucleus of the old Ashmolean Museum (the first museum in Great Britain), but was later dispersed. Catalog compiled by Tradescant with the assistance of Thomas Wharton and Elias Ashmole
  • With an heraldic frontispiece. The portraits are signed by Wenceslaus Hollar
  • Woodcut head-pieces
  • Signatures: AaB-MN
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 ([20], 179, [5] pages, [3] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • SCNHRB copy (39088002816577) has blind-embossed stamp on the 6th leaf: Smithsonian Institution National Museum [ms. acc. no.] 152927.
  • SCNHRB copy lacking first blank leaf.
  • SCNHRB copy in a modern brown goatskin binding, title in gilt on spine; with typescript conservation note by Carolyn Horton, November 1973, tipped-in at end.
Other physical details
2 portraits (engravings))
Specific material designation
remote

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