George Shaw/Msr. Griffith/J.F. Stephens - General Zoology of systematic natural history by George Shaw, M.D.F.R.S. &c. With plates engraphed - 1812

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George Shaw/Msr. Griffith/J.F. Stephens - General Zoology of systematic natural history by George Shaw, M.D.F.R.S. &c. With plates engraphed - 1812
Biologie, Illustriert, Ornithologie - Anzahl: 1 - Portfolio

General Zoology of systematic natural history by George Shaw, M.D.F.R.S. & C. With illustrations from the first authorities and most select specimens. Engraved principally by Mrs. Griffith, volume VIII, part 1, Aves. and next. London, 1812.

A loose leaf collection of 171 black and white copper engravings of various indigenous and foreign bird species in a loose portfolio. The paper is slightly browned and stained according to age. The text is absent.

A total of fourteen books published in this series, with sixteen parts concerning birds spread over eight volumes and with a total of 505 images. George Shaw (1751-1813) was the curator of the section of natural history of the British Museum until his passing. His work was continued thereafter by James F. Stephens.

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Objekt
Portfolio
Anzahl der Bücher
1
Thema
Biologie, Illustriert, Ornithologie
Autor/ Illustrator
George Shaw/Msr. Griffith/J.F. Stephens
Buchtitel
General Zoology of systematic natural history by George Shaw, M.D.F.R.S. &c. With plates engraphed
Zustand
mehrere
Erscheinungsjahr (ältestes Objekt)
1812
Ausgabe
Erstauflage
Sprache
Englisch
Originalsprache
Ja
Verlag
London, Printed for Kearsly, Wilkie and Robinson.
Bindung
Gebundene Ausgabe
Anzahl der Seiten
171
Abmessungen
24×17 cm
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