The Resource Notice of the Megatherium cuvieri : the giant fossil ground-sloth of South America, presented to the University of Rochester, by Hiram Sibley

Notice of the Megatherium cuvieri : the giant fossil ground-sloth of South America, presented to the University of Rochester, by Hiram Sibley

Label
Notice of the Megatherium cuvieri : the giant fossil ground-sloth of South America
Title
Notice of the Megatherium cuvieri
Title remainder
the giant fossil ground-sloth of South America
Statement of responsibility
presented to the University of Rochester, by Hiram Sibley
Title variation
  • Megatherium cuvieri, University of Rochester
  • Giant fossil ground-sloth of South America
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TJC
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1834-1906
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ward, Henry A.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1807-1888
  • 1932-
  • 1823-1887
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sibley, Hiram
  • Frauenberger, George F.
  • Black, Craig Call
  • Baird, Spencer Fullerton
  • University of Rochester
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Megatherium
  • Sloths
  • Animals, Fossil
  • Sloths, Fossil
Label
Notice of the Megatherium cuvieri : the giant fossil ground-sloth of South America, presented to the University of Rochester, by Hiram Sibley
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Introduction signed and dated: Henry A. Ward. Rochester, July, 1864
  • The leaf of plates is signed: Frauenberger del. & sc
Contents
Notice of the Megatherium -- Pichiciego -- Armadillo -- Aard-vark -- Sloth -- Mylodon -- Little Ant-Eater -- Great Ant-Eater -- Long-Tailed Manis -- Glyptodon -- Megalonyx
Extent
1 online resource (34 pages, [1] folded leaf of plates
Form of item
online
Immediate source of acquisition
Edward Rogers (Poncha Spring, Colorado);
Note
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has the original blind- and gilt-stamped brown embossed cloth binding with an illustration of a Megatherium skeleton on front cover; housed in an archival envelope for preservation.
  • SCNHRB has two copies.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 (39088016912107) has stamp on t.p.: Library of Craig C. Black. Accession number [?]: 205[?]6.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has bookplates: 1) Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Purchased from the Cullman Endowment; and 2) Smithsonian Libraries Adopt-a-Book Program, Adopted by James Mead.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has the original blind- and gilt-stamped burgundy embossed cloth binding with an illustration of a Megatherium skeleton on front cover; re-backed and with new endpapers. There is slight waterstaining along the top of the leaves in the volume.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 (39088016912388) has stamps: 1. S.F. Baird (with Baird's autograph in ink on t.p.); 2. Library, U.S. National Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Mar. 3, 1882, accession no.: 124938.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has the original blind- and gilt-stamped brown embossed cloth binding with an illustration of a Megatherium skeleton on front cover; housed in an archival envelope for preservation.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Notice of the Megatherium cuvieri : the giant fossil ground-sloth of South America, presented to the University of Rochester, by Hiram Sibley
Link
Publication
Note
  • Introduction signed and dated: Henry A. Ward. Rochester, July, 1864
  • The leaf of plates is signed: Frauenberger del. & sc
Contents
Notice of the Megatherium -- Pichiciego -- Armadillo -- Aard-vark -- Sloth -- Mylodon -- Little Ant-Eater -- Great Ant-Eater -- Long-Tailed Manis -- Glyptodon -- Megalonyx
Extent
1 online resource (34 pages, [1] folded leaf of plates
Form of item
online
Immediate source of acquisition
Edward Rogers (Poncha Spring, Colorado);
Note
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has the original blind- and gilt-stamped brown embossed cloth binding with an illustration of a Megatherium skeleton on front cover; housed in an archival envelope for preservation.
  • SCNHRB has two copies.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 (39088016912107) has stamp on t.p.: Library of Craig C. Black. Accession number [?]: 205[?]6.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has bookplates: 1) Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Purchased from the Cullman Endowment; and 2) Smithsonian Libraries Adopt-a-Book Program, Adopted by James Mead.
  • SCNHRB c. 1 has the original blind- and gilt-stamped burgundy embossed cloth binding with an illustration of a Megatherium skeleton on front cover; re-backed and with new endpapers. There is slight waterstaining along the top of the leaves in the volume.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 (39088016912388) has stamps: 1. S.F. Baird (with Baird's autograph in ink on t.p.); 2. Library, U.S. National Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Mar. 3, 1882, accession no.: 124938.
  • SCNHRB c. 2 has the original blind- and gilt-stamped brown embossed cloth binding with an illustration of a Megatherium skeleton on front cover; housed in an archival envelope for preservation.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote

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