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The Resource The natural history of British insects : explaining them in their several states, with the periods of their transformations, their food, oeconomy, &c. together with the history of such minute insects as require investigation by the microscope : the whole illustrated by coloured figures, designed and executed from living specimens, by E. Donovan

The natural history of British insects : explaining them in their several states, with the periods of their transformations, their food, oeconomy, &c. together with the history of such minute insects as require investigation by the microscope : the whole illustrated by coloured figures, designed and executed from living specimens, by E. Donovan

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The natural history of British insects : explaining them in their several states, with the periods of their transformations, their food, oeconomy, &c. together with the history of such minute insects as require investigation by the microscope : the whole illustrated by coloured figures, designed and executed from living specimens
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The natural history of British insects
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explaining them in their several states, with the periods of their transformations, their food, oeconomy, &c. together with the history of such minute insects as require investigation by the microscope : the whole illustrated by coloured figures, designed and executed from living specimens
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by E. Donovan
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eng
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AZS
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T96891
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index present
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non fiction
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The natural history of British insects : explaining them in their several states, with the periods of their transformations, their food, oeconomy, &c. together with the history of such minute insects as require investigation by the microscope : the whole illustrated by coloured figures, designed and executed from living specimens, by E. Donovan
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  • Vol. 1 published in 1792 (also reset in 1802), v. 2 in 1793 (also subsequently reset), v. 3 in 1794, v. 4 in 1795, v. 5 in 1796, v. 6 in 1797, v. 7 in 1798, v. 8 in 1799, v. 9 in 1800, v. 10 in 1801, v. 11 in 1806, v. 12 in 1807, v. 13 in 1808, v. 14 in 1810, v. 15 in 1811, v. 16 in 1813
  • Vol. 8 is "printed by D. Bye and H. Law" ; vols.9-10 "printed by Bye and Law."
  • Vols. 11-16 were published 1806-1813
  • Vol. 11, 13-16 have imprint: London : Printed for the author, and F., C. and J. Rivington
  • Plates hand-colored
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25 cm.
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16 volumes (576 leaves of plates)
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illustrations (chiefly color)
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  • (OCoLC)10485129
  • ucoclc10485129
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The natural history of British insects : explaining them in their several states, with the periods of their transformations, their food, oeconomy, &c. together with the history of such minute insects as require investigation by the microscope : the whole illustrated by coloured figures, designed and executed from living specimens, by E. Donovan
Publication
Note
  • Vol. 1 published in 1792 (also reset in 1802), v. 2 in 1793 (also subsequently reset), v. 3 in 1794, v. 4 in 1795, v. 5 in 1796, v. 6 in 1797, v. 7 in 1798, v. 8 in 1799, v. 9 in 1800, v. 10 in 1801, v. 11 in 1806, v. 12 in 1807, v. 13 in 1808, v. 14 in 1810, v. 15 in 1811, v. 16 in 1813
  • Vol. 8 is "printed by D. Bye and H. Law" ; vols.9-10 "printed by Bye and Law."
  • Vols. 11-16 were published 1806-1813
  • Vol. 11, 13-16 have imprint: London : Printed for the author, and F., C. and J. Rivington
  • Plates hand-colored
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
16 volumes (576 leaves of plates)
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10485129
  • ucoclc10485129

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