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A history of British quadrupeds

by William MacGillivray

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Published by W.H. Lizars in Edinburgh .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Copy 1 Note: With title to Naturalist"s Lib.

Statement[William Macgillivray]
SeriesNaturalist"s library -- vol. XVI.
The Physical Object
Pagination[4] leaves, pages [17]-309 pages, [1] bl. leaf, color plates :
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26260710M

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A History of British Birds is a natural history book by Thomas Bewick, published in two 1, Land Birds, appeared in Volume 2, Water Birds, appeared in A supplement was published in The text in Land Birds was written by Ralph Beilby, while Bewick took over the text for the second book is admired mainly for the beauty and clarity of Bewick's wood Author: Thomas Bewick.

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This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. His British Zoology and History of Quadrupeds, arranged according to the classification of John Ray, long remained classical works. ‘Pennant’s works on natural history’ (says Sir William Jardine, ) ‘were much valued at the time of their publication, and contained the.

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Title: A History of the British Quadrupeds Including the Cetacea Author: Bell, Thomas Illustrator: Publisher: John Van Voorst Year published: Place of Publication: London Book Condition: Good & Sound Jacket Condition: Size: 8vo Binding: Cloth Isbn: Edition: Notes: Fine copy of the book.

Bound in half green leather over marbled boards. History of British Quadrupeds including the Cetacea by Thomas Bell.

Animal book Pub. John Van Voorst. London. 1st Edition. Very old book in good condition. Pen and pencil marks to endpapers. Ex library. Hard green cloth cover stained and bumped, some tears to spine. About black and white images from woodcuts.

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