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The Resource Rudiments of conchology : designed as a familiar introduction to the science, for the use of young persons, with explanatory plates, and references to the collection of shells in the British Museum, by the author of "The geographical present," &c

Rudiments of conchology : designed as a familiar introduction to the science, for the use of young persons, with explanatory plates, and references to the collection of shells in the British Museum, by the author of "The geographical present," &c

Label
Rudiments of conchology : designed as a familiar introduction to the science, for the use of young persons, with explanatory plates, and references to the collection of shells in the British Museum
Title
Rudiments of conchology
Title remainder
designed as a familiar introduction to the science, for the use of young persons, with explanatory plates, and references to the collection of shells in the British Museum
Statement of responsibility
by the author of "The geographical present," &c
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IUL
Citation location within source
  • 1834
  • p. 214
  • 632:502
  • p. 351, no. 3823
Citation source
  • Gumuchian
  • Osborne Coll.
  • NUC pre-1956
  • Freeman, R.B. British natural history books
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Rudiments of conchology : designed as a familiar introduction to the science, for the use of young persons, with explanatory plates, and references to the collection of shells in the British Museum, by the author of "The geographical present," &c
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Factual material on conchology in a fictional, narrative framework
  • Author's name from Osborne and NUC pre-1956 cited below
  • Probably first ed. Cf. Freeman cited below
  • The "advertisement" on p. [iv] is signed M.A
  • Engraved plates
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
vii, [1], 103, [1] p., [10] leaves of plates
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: quarter red sheep and marbled paper over boards. Plates are hand-colored. Inscription on upper free endpaper. Ex libris Elvah Karshner.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)13471529
  • ucoclc13471529
Label
Rudiments of conchology : designed as a familiar introduction to the science, for the use of young persons, with explanatory plates, and references to the collection of shells in the British Museum, by the author of "The geographical present," &c
Publication
Note
  • Factual material on conchology in a fictional, narrative framework
  • Author's name from Osborne and NUC pre-1956 cited below
  • Probably first ed. Cf. Freeman cited below
  • The "advertisement" on p. [iv] is signed M.A
  • Engraved plates
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
vii, [1], 103, [1] p., [10] leaves of plates
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: quarter red sheep and marbled paper over boards. Plates are hand-colored. Inscription on upper free endpaper. Ex libris Elvah Karshner.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)13471529
  • ucoclc13471529

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