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The Resource A Short description of beasts, birds, fishes, & insects : such as generally excite the curiosity of young persons : with a copper-plate to each

A Short description of beasts, birds, fishes, & insects : such as generally excite the curiosity of young persons : with a copper-plate to each

Label
A Short description of beasts, birds, fishes, & insects : such as generally excite the curiosity of young persons : with a copper-plate to each
Title
A Short description of beasts, birds, fishes, & insects
Title remainder
such as generally excite the curiosity of young persons : with a copper-plate to each
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IUL
Citation location within source
796(2)
Citation source
Moon, M. Harris
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A Short description of beasts, birds, fishes, & insects : such as generally excite the curiosity of young persons : with a copper-plate to each
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Frontispiece dated Jan. 1, 1819
  • Hand-colored illustrations
Dimensions
14 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
88 p., [16] leaves of plates
Note
Quarter red sheep and marbled paper over boards. Inscription on upper free endpaper. Ex libris May & George Shiers; hand-colored bookplate. P. 37-38 and p. 43-44 detached. UCLA copy incomplete: 8 plates wanting.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14074152
  • ucoclc14074152
Label
A Short description of beasts, birds, fishes, & insects : such as generally excite the curiosity of young persons : with a copper-plate to each
Publication
Note
  • Frontispiece dated Jan. 1, 1819
  • Hand-colored illustrations
Dimensions
14 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
88 p., [16] leaves of plates
Note
Quarter red sheep and marbled paper over boards. Inscription on upper free endpaper. Ex libris May & George Shiers; hand-colored bookplate. P. 37-38 and p. 43-44 detached. UCLA copy incomplete: 8 plates wanting.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14074152
  • ucoclc14074152

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