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Birds of Prince Edward Island : their habits and characteristics / by Francis Bain

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Includes index.

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The annual address delivered before the National Institute, in the hall of the House of Representatives : January 15, 1845 / by Levi Woodbury

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SCNHRB has two copies.

SCNHRB c. 1 (39088003144078) in original orange printed paper wrappers; housed in an archival folder.

SCNHRB c. 1 inscribed in ink at head of title: No. 17.

SCNHRB c. 1 stamped on front cover: Smithsonian Institution National Museum [acc. no.] 307170. Stamped on verso of t.p.: By transfer May 22 1917.

SCNHRB c. 2 (39088003144086) stamped on original front cover: Smithsonian Institution National Museum [acc. no.] 307169.

SCNHRB c. 2 stamped on t.p.: Library of Congress City of Washington U.S.A.

SCNHRB c. 2 in brown library buckram binding (measures 23 cm.), marbled endpapers and edges, several blanks leaves bound-in; original printed wrappers bound-in.

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A plea for the American Philosophical Society and its need of a new building to be known as "Franklin house" ... [By John Frederick Lewis

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"File of the Senate no. 112-session of 1913."

Author's name in manuscript on t.-p. and at end of text.

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Johannis Sperlingi Witteb. quondam phys. P. P. celeberrimi, Zoologia physica posth. brevi & perspicuo ordine : ab ipso, cùm in vivis esset, autore adornata ... : accessit in fine, disputationum zoolog. hexas, de basilisco, unicornu, phoenice, behemoth & leviathan, dracone ac araneâ / M. Georgi Casp. Kirchmaieri ..

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Added engraved t.p., with imprint: Wittebergae : Impensis haered. Johann. Bergeri, bibl., 1661.

Title printed in red and black; woodcut head- and tail-pieces, initials.

Signatures: )o(⁶ b⁴ A-2F⁸ ()o(3 signed )o(4).

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SCNHRB copy imperfect: Disputationum zoolog. hexas, which is without pagination, and has separate register (2D), is lacking (Cf. Brit. Mus. Cat., vol. 227, col. 473)

SCNHRB copy (39088013487582) has unidentified ink ms. inscription, dated 1665, on verso of t.p.

SCNHRB copy has stamped on verso of t.p.: Museum Britannicum [and] Duplicate B.M. 1818.

SCNHRB copy stamped on verso of t.p. and last p.: Smithsonian Institution National Museum Richmond Collection [ms. acc. no.] 183911.

SCNHRB copy quarter bound in recent light tan goatskin and brown paste-paper, title embosssed on spine, red edges.

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The museum of natural history, with introductory essay on the natural history of the primeval world : being a popular account of the structure, habits, and classification of the various departments of the animal kingdom, quadrupeds, birds, reptiles, fishes, shells, and insects, including the insects destructive to agriculture / by Sir John Richardson, William S. Dallas, T. Spencer Cobbold, and William Baird & Adam White

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Chromolithographed t.p.

Vol. 1 has added engraved t.p.

Originally issued in parts, [1859-1862?].

Includes indexes.

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SCNHRB has two copies.

SCNHRB c. 1 (39088015065618, 39088015065659, 39088015065691) has all the plates bound in v. 1, some of the plates torn with the loss of a few of the images; lacking some of the sectional title pages?

SCNHRB c. 1 has bookplate: In memory of Remington Kellogg. Inscribed on front free endpapers: Presented to the Remington Kellogg Library by Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Ashbby, Scientists Cliffs, Maryland, January 1971.

SCNHRB c. 1 quarter bound in recent black goatskin and teal paste-paper boards, title in gilt on spine.

SCNHRB c. 2 (39088015065733) incomplete: section of Fishes, with plates, of v. 2 only.

SCNHRB c. 2 has bookplate of the Library of Congress, Smithsonian Deposit. Stamped in red on t.p.: Smithsonian Institution.

SCNHRB c. 2 half bound in diced sheepskin and marbled paper boards, title in gilt on spine.

Historia insectorum / autore Joanne Raio ... ; opus posthumum jussu Regiae Societatis Londinensis editum ; cui subjungitur Appendix de Scarabaeis Britannicis, autore M. Lister ..

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"Many of the descriptions of insects are ascribed to [Francis] Willughby"--Keynes.

Includes Ray's Methodus insectorum, p. iii-xv, published separately in 1705 as prelude to the present work.

"Appendix de scarabaeis Britannicis": p. 377-398.

The only illustrations in the volume appear on p. 264.

Page 357 is misnumbered as 351.

Signatures: A⁴ a⁴ B-3E⁴.

Keynes, G. John Ray, 104

ESTC (online) T093679

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SCNHRB copy 39088003164118 has bookplate laid in: Entomology Station, United States Department of Agriculture Library. With shelf mark: 422 R21; accession no.: 429397. Ms. pencil and ink inscriptions on the front free endpaper: Barnes Coll.; Dr. Mead.

SCNHRB copy has a modern red morocco leather quarter binding with blue paste-paper boards; raised bands; gilt-lettered spine; and red edges. Some leaves have had their edges repaired with tissue paper.

Genera quædam insectorum. Iconibus illustravit et descripsit Hermannus Burmeister ... Volumen I. [Rhynchota]; Continet tabulas XL

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Unpaged.

No more published.

Volume 1: Rhynchota. Tabulae XL ad genera quaedam insectorum pertinentes.

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Mollusca ... Ved Herman Friele ..

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On cover: I commission hos H. Aschehoug & co.

Added t.-p. in English; text in Norwegian and English.

On t.-p. of pt. 3: Ved Herman Friele og James A. Grieg.

Kemiske undersøgelser af skaller af molusker og af tørrede echinodermer, af L. Schmelck: p. 129-[131]

Part 1, Buccinidæ, translated into English by J. Hazeland.

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Copy 2 (NH) added t.p. in English lacking.

Moll has 2 copies bound together v.1-3 and v.1-5.

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[Iconographie des crustacés et des arachnides de l'Égypte / par J.-Cés. Sauvigny]

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Extracted from: France. Commission des sciences et arts d'Égypte. Description de l'Égypte. Histoire naturelle. Atlas.

Title written in pencil on front free endpaper. DSI

Each plate is printed on double leaves.

Each plate has a range of dates engraved at the bottom, e.g. "Dessiné et gravé en 1805-1812."

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SCNHRB copy 39088009225178 has stamp: Library, Division of Crustacea.

SCNHRB copy has a handwritten list ([3] p.) of the plates, with the names of the species depicted on them, tipped in at the front of the volume.

SCNHRB copy has photocopies of 4 articles related to this work inserted in a pocket at the end of the volume. The articles include: 1. Sherborn, C. Davies. "On the dates of the natural history portion of Savigny's 'Description de l'Égypte," from Proc. Zool. Soc. London (1897), p. 285-288; 2. Dr. H. G. Bronns Klassen und Ordnungen des Tierreichs, fünfter Bd., I. Abt., 7. Buch (Decapoda), p. 1926, 2019; 3. Stebbings, G. "Report on the scientific results of the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger ... 1873-76," Zoology, v. 29, p. 127, 120; 4. Audouin, Victor. Explication sommaire des planches des crustacés de l'Égypte et de la Syrie, [2], 79-98 p.

SCNHRB copy has later red buckram library binding with gilt-lettered spine.

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Monographie des platypides, par F. Chapuis ..

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A handbook of the Coleoptera or Beetles of Great Britain and Ireland

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Fauna des macro-lépidoptères du Valais et des régions limitrophes, par Emile Favre, avec la collaboration d'Arnold Wullschlegel

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With this is bound a supplement, 39 p.

List of the birds of India

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Cover title.

"Ex ʻStray feathers,' vol: VIII."

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Bird-songs about Worcester. By Harry Leverett Nelson, A.M

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Versuch einer vergleichenden Anatomie des Verdauungssystemes der Vögel

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"Separat-Abdruck aus der Jenaischen Zeitschrift für Naturwissenschaft. Bd. 13, N.F. 6."

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Catalog der Coleopteren von Sibirien, mit Einschluss derjenigen der Turanischen Länder, Turkestans und der chinesischen Grenzgebiete. Bearb. von Lucas von Heyden. Hrsg. von der Deutschen Entomologischen Gesellschaft

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Bound with the author's Catalog der Coleopteren von Sibirien, mit Einschluss derjenigen des östlichen Caspi-Gebietes, von Turcmemien, Turkestan, Nord-Thibet und Amur-Gebietes. Nachtrag 1-3 Berlin, 1893-98.

Halitherium schinzi, die fossile Sirene des Mainzer Beckens. Eine vergleichend-anatomische Studie von Dr. G.R. Lepsius ..

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Cover title.

Abhandlungen des Mitteirheinischen geologischen Vereins, I. Band, 1.-2. Lieferungen.

Issued in 2 parts.

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Anatomische Abhandlungen von H.C.L. Barkow

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Anatomie comparée. Recueil de planches de myologie dessinées par Georges Cuvier ou exécutées sous ses yeux par M. Laurillard. Publié sous les auspices de M. le Ministre de l'instruction publique et sous la direction de MM. Laurillard ... et Mercier ..

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Text accompanies plates.

Earlier ed. published in 1849.

Plates 309-310 and 324-325 were not published.

Smith, J.C. Georges Cuvier, no. 654

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SCNHRB copy v. 1-4 bound in red quarter morocco and marbled boards.

SCNHRB set has t.p. in v. 1 only; ms collational notes in pencil on front fly leaves.
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