The Resource The British miscellany, or, Coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects : many not before ascertained to be inhabitants of the British Isles : and chiefly in the possession of the author, James Sowerby

The British miscellany, or, Coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects : many not before ascertained to be inhabitants of the British Isles : and chiefly in the possession of the author, James Sowerby

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The British miscellany, or, Coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects : many not before ascertained to be inhabitants of the British Isles : and chiefly in the possession of the author, James Sowerby
Title
The British miscellany, or, Coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects
Title remainder
many not before ascertained to be inhabitants of the British Isles : and chiefly in the possession of the author, James Sowerby
Title variation
  • British miscellany
  • Coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects
Creator
Contributor
Donor
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
extracted picklist
Cataloging source
SMI
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1757-1822
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Sowerby, James
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • 1887-1984
  • 1937-
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  • Berry, S. Stillman
  • Roper, Clyde F. E.
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Zoology
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The British miscellany, or, Coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects : many not before ascertained to be inhabitants of the British Isles : and chiefly in the possession of the author, James Sowerby
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Publication
Note
  • Vol. 2 without separate t.p.
  • Each plate has explanatory text
  • Plates are hand-colored
  • Errata: at foot of p. 136, v. 2
  • Includes index
Extent
1 online resource (2 v., 76 leaves of plates (2 folded)
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB copy (39088015066467) bound as 1 v.
  • SCNHRB copy has pages 127-[132] bound between p. vi and p.1.
  • SCNHRB copy has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Bequest of S. Stillman Berry.
  • SCNHRB copy half bound in calf and marbled paper boards, title in gilt on spine, marbled endpapers.
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The British miscellany, or, Coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects : many not before ascertained to be inhabitants of the British Isles : and chiefly in the possession of the author, James Sowerby
Link
Publication
Note
  • Vol. 2 without separate t.p.
  • Each plate has explanatory text
  • Plates are hand-colored
  • Errata: at foot of p. 136, v. 2
  • Includes index
Extent
1 online resource (2 v., 76 leaves of plates (2 folded)
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB copy (39088015066467) bound as 1 v.
  • SCNHRB copy has pages 127-[132] bound between p. vi and p.1.
  • SCNHRB copy has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Bequest of S. Stillman Berry.
  • SCNHRB copy half bound in calf and marbled paper boards, title in gilt on spine, marbled endpapers.
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote

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