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The Resource The little book of nature : comprising the elements of geology, mineralogy, conchology, marine botany, and entomology

The little book of nature : comprising the elements of geology, mineralogy, conchology, marine botany, and entomology

Label
The little book of nature : comprising the elements of geology, mineralogy, conchology, marine botany, and entomology
Title
The little book of nature
Title remainder
comprising the elements of geology, mineralogy, conchology, marine botany, and entomology
Title variation
Book of nature
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The little book of nature : comprising the elements of geology, mineralogy, conchology, marine botany, and entomology
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Approximate date established from Brown, P. London publishers and printers c.1800-1870
  • Title-page printed in colors
  • Each part has separate title-page, half-title, pagination
  • Engravings: frontispiece, illustrated plates. Some plates are hand-colored
  • Includes indices
Contents
The little geologist, or First book of geology -- The little mineralogist: or, First book of mineralogy -- The little conchologist; an introduction to the classification of shells -- The little marine botanist; or, Guide to the collecting and arranging of sea-weed -- The little entomologist: intended chiefly as a guide to the knowledge of British insects
Dimensions
99 mm.
Extent
[2], 70, v, [6]-72, viii, [9]-70, xiii, [14]-72, x, [11]-72 p., [20] leaves of plates
Note
  • Brown sheep over boards, tooled in gold; all edges gilt.
  • The 1st, 4th and 5th parts are printed on pink paper, the 2nd and 3rd on blue.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32004767
  • ucoclc32004767
Label
The little book of nature : comprising the elements of geology, mineralogy, conchology, marine botany, and entomology
Publication
Note
  • Approximate date established from Brown, P. London publishers and printers c.1800-1870
  • Title-page printed in colors
  • Each part has separate title-page, half-title, pagination
  • Engravings: frontispiece, illustrated plates. Some plates are hand-colored
  • Includes indices
Contents
The little geologist, or First book of geology -- The little mineralogist: or, First book of mineralogy -- The little conchologist; an introduction to the classification of shells -- The little marine botanist; or, Guide to the collecting and arranging of sea-weed -- The little entomologist: intended chiefly as a guide to the knowledge of British insects
Dimensions
99 mm.
Extent
[2], 70, v, [6]-72, viii, [9]-70, xiii, [14]-72, x, [11]-72 p., [20] leaves of plates
Note
  • Brown sheep over boards, tooled in gold; all edges gilt.
  • The 1st, 4th and 5th parts are printed on pink paper, the 2nd and 3rd on blue.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32004767
  • ucoclc32004767

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