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Sketches of natural history, by Mary Howitt

Label
Sketches of natural history
Title
Sketches of natural history
Statement of responsibility
by Mary Howitt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Sketches of natural history, by Mary Howitt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Fourth thousand."
  • Date from publisher's catalog, at end
  • Preface, p. [iii]-iv, dated: "Nottingham, May, 1834."
  • Wood-engravings: title vignette, frontispiece, and plates
  • Half-title
  • "Critical notices"-p. [2] at front
  • Dedication "to Anna Mary and Alfred William Howitt": p. [iii]
  • Publisher's catalog, "No. 19. Fourth edition, Price 1s. 6d.," dated October, 1836: 16 p. at end
  • Contains "The spider and the fly"
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 644
Contents
The coot -- The camel -- Cedar trees -- The monkey -- The fossil elephant -- The locust -- The broom-flower -- The eagle -- The nettle-king -- The bird of paradise -- The water-rat -- The sparrow's nest -- The kingfisher -- Migration of the gray squirrels -- The beaver -- The story of Web-spinner -- Spring -- The northern seas -- The southern seas -- The garden -- The lion -- The fox -- The wood-mouse -- The spider and the fly -- The long-tailed titmouse nest -- The humming-bird -- The ostrich -- The dormouse -- The wild fritillary -- The squirrel -- The dragon-fly -- The wild spring-crocus -- The swallow -- The sea
Dimensions
14 cm.
Extent
[2], viii, 167, 16 p., [23] leaves of plates
Note
  • Green diagonal wave grain cloth over boards, blocked in blind and gold.
  • Inscription in ink on upper free endpaper: Martha Bush Hale, from her affectionate Father on her birthday, March 18, 1837.
  • Ex libris Olive Percival; her lamb label.
Other physical details
ill. (wood-engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31159508
  • ucoclc31159508
Label
Sketches of natural history, by Mary Howitt
Publication
Note
  • "Fourth thousand."
  • Date from publisher's catalog, at end
  • Preface, p. [iii]-iv, dated: "Nottingham, May, 1834."
  • Wood-engravings: title vignette, frontispiece, and plates
  • Half-title
  • "Critical notices"-p. [2] at front
  • Dedication "to Anna Mary and Alfred William Howitt": p. [iii]
  • Publisher's catalog, "No. 19. Fourth edition, Price 1s. 6d.," dated October, 1836: 16 p. at end
  • Contains "The spider and the fly"
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 644
Contents
The coot -- The camel -- Cedar trees -- The monkey -- The fossil elephant -- The locust -- The broom-flower -- The eagle -- The nettle-king -- The bird of paradise -- The water-rat -- The sparrow's nest -- The kingfisher -- Migration of the gray squirrels -- The beaver -- The story of Web-spinner -- Spring -- The northern seas -- The southern seas -- The garden -- The lion -- The fox -- The wood-mouse -- The spider and the fly -- The long-tailed titmouse nest -- The humming-bird -- The ostrich -- The dormouse -- The wild fritillary -- The squirrel -- The dragon-fly -- The wild spring-crocus -- The swallow -- The sea
Dimensions
14 cm.
Extent
[2], viii, 167, 16 p., [23] leaves of plates
Note
  • Green diagonal wave grain cloth over boards, blocked in blind and gold.
  • Inscription in ink on upper free endpaper: Martha Bush Hale, from her affectionate Father on her birthday, March 18, 1837.
  • Ex libris Olive Percival; her lamb label.
Other physical details
ill. (wood-engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31159508
  • ucoclc31159508

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