The Resource Supplement II to the General synopsis of birds

Supplement II to the General synopsis of birds

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Supplement II to the General synopsis of birds
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Supplement II to the General synopsis of birds
Title variation
  • Supplement two to the General synopsis of birds
  • General synopsis of birds ... vol. III
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Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
extracted picklist
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
  • p. 341
  • 278
  • p. 375
Citation source
  • Mullens, W.H. and H.K. Swann. Bib. of British ornithology
  • Anker, J. Bird books
  • Zimmer J.T. Ayer Lib.
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1740-1837
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Latham, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1740-1837
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  • Latham, John
  • Tucker, Marcia Brady
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  • Birds
  • Birds
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Supplement II to the General synopsis of birds
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Publication
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  • Illustrated engraved t.p
  • "A second supplement to the author's 'General synopsis,' 1781-85 ..., listing all the species treated in the original work, in the first 'Supplement' and in the present work, revising the former discussions where necessary, and adding some new species"--Zimmer
  • Copies have been recorded in bibliographies with either 1801 or 1802 as the publication date on the t.p. Mullens & Swann note that "some copies are dated 1801, the second 'I' in the date having apparently been inserted after it was printed."
  • The adjusted page count in the second group includes pages numbered 271* and 272*
  • The plates are numbered CXX through CXL, with additional plates numbered CXXXVI* and CXXXVIII*
  • "Directions for the plates": p. [19] (3rd group)
  • With: Latham, John. Supplementum Indicis ornithologici, sive, Systematis ornithologiae. Londini : Prostat apud G. Leigh, J. et S. Sotheby, York-Street, Covent-Garden, 1801. Probably issued together.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Extent
1 online resource ([2], 376 [i.e. 378], [19] pages, 23 leaves of plates in various foliations
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB copy 39088010326718 has t.p. dated "MDCCCI" [i.e. 1801].
  • SCNHRB copy has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Gift of Marcia Brady Tucker; with Tucker collection collational notes in pencil on front paste-down endpaper and t.p.
  • SCNHRB copy has modern tan half-leather binding with black marbled paper boards; raised bands; gilt-tooled spine and spine labels.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Supplement II to the General synopsis of birds
Link
Publication
Note
  • Illustrated engraved t.p
  • "A second supplement to the author's 'General synopsis,' 1781-85 ..., listing all the species treated in the original work, in the first 'Supplement' and in the present work, revising the former discussions where necessary, and adding some new species"--Zimmer
  • Copies have been recorded in bibliographies with either 1801 or 1802 as the publication date on the t.p. Mullens & Swann note that "some copies are dated 1801, the second 'I' in the date having apparently been inserted after it was printed."
  • The adjusted page count in the second group includes pages numbered 271* and 272*
  • The plates are numbered CXX through CXL, with additional plates numbered CXXXVI* and CXXXVIII*
  • "Directions for the plates": p. [19] (3rd group)
  • With: Latham, John. Supplementum Indicis ornithologici, sive, Systematis ornithologiae. Londini : Prostat apud G. Leigh, J. et S. Sotheby, York-Street, Covent-Garden, 1801. Probably issued together.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Extent
1 online resource ([2], 376 [i.e. 378], [19] pages, 23 leaves of plates in various foliations
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB copy 39088010326718 has t.p. dated "MDCCCI" [i.e. 1801].
  • SCNHRB copy has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Gift of Marcia Brady Tucker; with Tucker collection collational notes in pencil on front paste-down endpaper and t.p.
  • SCNHRB copy has modern tan half-leather binding with black marbled paper boards; raised bands; gilt-tooled spine and spine labels.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote

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