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The Resource A description of three hundred animals : viz. beasts, birds, fishes, serpents, and insects, with a particular account of the manner of their catching of whales in Greenland, extracted from the best authors, and adapted to the use of all capacities

A description of three hundred animals : viz. beasts, birds, fishes, serpents, and insects, with a particular account of the manner of their catching of whales in Greenland, extracted from the best authors, and adapted to the use of all capacities

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A description of three hundred animals : viz. beasts, birds, fishes, serpents, and insects, with a particular account of the manner of their catching of whales in Greenland
Title
A description of three hundred animals
Title remainder
viz. beasts, birds, fishes, serpents, and insects, with a particular account of the manner of their catching of whales in Greenland
Statement of responsibility
extracted from the best authors, and adapted to the use of all capacities
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Citation location within source
II, p.43
Citation source
Halkett & Laing (2nd ed.)
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A description of three hundred animals : viz. beasts, birds, fishes, serpents, and insects, with a particular account of the manner of their catching of whales in Greenland, extracted from the best authors, and adapted to the use of all capacities
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Published anonymously
  • Several errors in pagination, p.194-212
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
The sixth edition, carefully corrected and amended.
Extent
[8], 212 p., [2] leaves of plates
Note
Modern quarter calf and marbled boards. Ex libris May & George Shiers.
Other physical details
ill. (engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10476844
  • ucoclc10476844
Label
A description of three hundred animals : viz. beasts, birds, fishes, serpents, and insects, with a particular account of the manner of their catching of whales in Greenland, extracted from the best authors, and adapted to the use of all capacities
Publication
Note
  • Published anonymously
  • Several errors in pagination, p.194-212
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
The sixth edition, carefully corrected and amended.
Extent
[8], 212 p., [2] leaves of plates
Note
Modern quarter calf and marbled boards. Ex libris May & George Shiers.
Other physical details
ill. (engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10476844
  • ucoclc10476844

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