The Resource The natural history of fishes, amphibians, & reptiles, or monocardian animals, by William Swainson ; in two volumes

The natural history of fishes, amphibians, & reptiles, or monocardian animals, by William Swainson ; in two volumes

Label
The natural history of fishes, amphibians, & reptiles, or monocardian animals
Title
The natural history of fishes, amphibians, & reptiles, or monocardian animals
Statement of responsibility
by William Swainson ; in two volumes
Title variation
  • On the natural history and classification of fishes, amphibians, and reptiles
  • Lardner's Cabinet cyclop√¶deia Nat. hist., fishes, amphibians and reptiles
  • Fishes, amphibians, & reptiles
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Action
extracted picklist
Cataloging source
AUM
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1789-1855
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Swainson, William
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1791-1857
  • 1851-1896
  • 19th cent.?
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  • Finden, Edward Francis
  • Goode, G. Brown
  • George, Philip
  • George, Christopher Fripp
Series statement
Cabinet cyclopaedia. Natural history / conducted by Dionysius Lardner
Series volume
[v. 109, 116]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fishes
  • Amphibians
  • Reptiles
Label
The natural history of fishes, amphibians, & reptiles, or monocardian animals, by William Swainson ; in two volumes
Link
https://archive.org/details/naturalhistoryo21839swai
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Engraved t.p., signed: Swainson del.; E. Finden sc
  • Colophon: London : Printed by A. Spottiswoode
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Extent
1 online resource (2 v.
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB has 3 copies.
  • SCNHRB c.1 (39088007331051; 39088007302136) is imperfect: v.1 wanting series t.p.; v.2 wanting engraved and series t.p.'s, which have been replaced by photocopies.
  • SCNHRB c.1 has stamp on t.p. (v.1): Smithsonian Institution National Museum, Apr. 26, 1933; accession no. 293794.
  • SCNHRB c.1 has embossed dark brown buckram library binding with gilt-stamped spine.
  • SCNHRB c.2 (39088010317493; 39088010317204) has armorial bookplate of Philip George; the autograph of a former owner is on series half-title: Christopher Fripp George, Priory Abbot's Leigh.
  • SCNHRB c.2 has old blind- and gilt-tooled leather binding with yellow endpapers.
  • SCNHRB c.3 has v.2 only (39088010317220), with extra copy of series t.p.; ink stamp of G. Brown Goode on front free endpaper; and embossed stamp on series t.p.: Smithsonian Institution National Museum; accession no. 173462. Pencil and ink annotations throughout (some affected by cropped margins).
  • SCNHRB c.3 has brown buckram library binding with faux marbled endpapers and marbled edges.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The natural history of fishes, amphibians, & reptiles, or monocardian animals, by William Swainson ; in two volumes
Link
https://archive.org/details/naturalhistoryo21839swai
Publication
Note
  • Engraved t.p., signed: Swainson del.; E. Finden sc
  • Colophon: London : Printed by A. Spottiswoode
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Extent
1 online resource (2 v.
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB has 3 copies.
  • SCNHRB c.1 (39088007331051; 39088007302136) is imperfect: v.1 wanting series t.p.; v.2 wanting engraved and series t.p.'s, which have been replaced by photocopies.
  • SCNHRB c.1 has stamp on t.p. (v.1): Smithsonian Institution National Museum, Apr. 26, 1933; accession no. 293794.
  • SCNHRB c.1 has embossed dark brown buckram library binding with gilt-stamped spine.
  • SCNHRB c.2 (39088010317493; 39088010317204) has armorial bookplate of Philip George; the autograph of a former owner is on series half-title: Christopher Fripp George, Priory Abbot's Leigh.
  • SCNHRB c.2 has old blind- and gilt-tooled leather binding with yellow endpapers.
  • SCNHRB c.3 has v.2 only (39088010317220), with extra copy of series t.p.; ink stamp of G. Brown Goode on front free endpaper; and embossed stamp on series t.p.: Smithsonian Institution National Museum; accession no. 173462. Pencil and ink annotations throughout (some affected by cropped margins).
  • SCNHRB c.3 has brown buckram library binding with faux marbled endpapers and marbled edges.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote

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