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The Resource The Beauties of natural history : designed chiefly for the improvement of youth : being a faithful and spirited description of the most remarkable quadrupeds, birds, fishes, serpents, reptiles, and insects, including all the new discoveries in this important branch of history : interspersed with numerous original and interesting characteristic anecdotes, and illustrated by a brief explanatory dictionary of the scientific terms, compiled by E. Hadfield

The Beauties of natural history : designed chiefly for the improvement of youth : being a faithful and spirited description of the most remarkable quadrupeds, birds, fishes, serpents, reptiles, and insects, including all the new discoveries in this important branch of history : interspersed with numerous original and interesting characteristic anecdotes, and illustrated by a brief explanatory dictionary of the scientific terms, compiled by E. Hadfield

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The Beauties of natural history : designed chiefly for the improvement of youth : being a faithful and spirited description of the most remarkable quadrupeds, birds, fishes, serpents, reptiles, and insects, including all the new discoveries in this important branch of history : interspersed with numerous original and interesting characteristic anecdotes, and illustrated by a brief explanatory dictionary of the scientific terms
Title
The Beauties of natural history
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designed chiefly for the improvement of youth : being a faithful and spirited description of the most remarkable quadrupeds, birds, fishes, serpents, reptiles, and insects, including all the new discoveries in this important branch of history : interspersed with numerous original and interesting characteristic anecdotes, and illustrated by a brief explanatory dictionary of the scientific terms
Statement of responsibility
compiled by E. Hadfield
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Beauties of natural history : designed chiefly for the improvement of youth : being a faithful and spirited description of the most remarkable quadrupeds, birds, fishes, serpents, reptiles, and insects, including all the new discoveries in this important branch of history : interspersed with numerous original and interesting characteristic anecdotes, and illustrated by a brief explanatory dictionary of the scientific terms, compiled by E. Hadfield
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Publication
Note
  • Added title pages, engraved, with vignettes
  • Engraved frontispieces; woodcut illustrations
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
2 v.
Note
  • Original blue cloth with printed paper labels on spines.
  • Ex libris: May & George Shiers.
  • "Migratory birds! When do they arrive in England" cut-out on upper paste-down.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09318219
  • ucoclc9318219
Label
The Beauties of natural history : designed chiefly for the improvement of youth : being a faithful and spirited description of the most remarkable quadrupeds, birds, fishes, serpents, reptiles, and insects, including all the new discoveries in this important branch of history : interspersed with numerous original and interesting characteristic anecdotes, and illustrated by a brief explanatory dictionary of the scientific terms, compiled by E. Hadfield
Publication
Note
  • Added title pages, engraved, with vignettes
  • Engraved frontispieces; woodcut illustrations
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
2 v.
Note
  • Original blue cloth with printed paper labels on spines.
  • Ex libris: May & George Shiers.
  • "Migratory birds! When do they arrive in England" cut-out on upper paste-down.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09318219
  • ucoclc9318219

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