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Spicilegia zoologica : quibus novae imprimis et obscurae animalium species iconibus, descriptionibus atque commentariis illustrantur / cura P.S. Pallas ..

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Each fasc. has separate t.p.

Imprints vary: fasc. 11-12, apud Christianum Fridericum Voss, 1777-1778; fasc. 13, apud Christianum Fridericum Voss et filium, 1779; fasc. 14, apud Joachimum Pauli, 1780.

T.p. vignette engraved by Glassbach after F. Gandini.

Woodcut title vignettes, head-and tail-pieces, initials.

Each fasc. ill. with engr. plates (part. fold.), except fasc. 13, which has pl. IV-VI of fasc. 12 bound in (apparently as issued, since description printed in text of fasc. 13). Fasc. 1-5, 8-10 engraved by C.B. Glassbach after A. Scheuman, J.B.G. Hopfer, C. Hiller, and J.J. Bylaert; fasc. 6-7 engraved by I.F. Schuster after Scheuman, Bylaert, and Decker. Fasc. 11, pl. I engraved by I.F. Schleuen; other fasc. 11-14 plates unsigned.

Fasc. I: [9], 4-44 p., III pl.; fasc. II: 32 p., III pl.; fasc. III: 35, [1] p., IV pl.; fasc. IV: 23, [1] p., III pl.; fasc. V: [6], 34 p., V pl.; fasc. VI: [2], 36 p., V pl.; fasc. VII: [2], 42 p., VI pl.; fasc. VIII: 54 p., V pl.; fasc. IX: 86 p., V pl.; fasc. X: 41, [10] p., IV pl.; fasc. XI: 86 p., V pl.; fasc. XII: 71, [1] p., III pl.; fasc. XIII: 45, [1] p., pl. IV-VI of fasc. XII; fasc. XIV: xiv, 94 p., IV pl.

Index follows fasc. 10.

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SCNHRB has four copies.

SCNHRB c. 1 (39088015065634) imperfect: fasc. 1-10 only.

SCNHRB c. 1 stamped on t.p.: Library, U.S. National Museum Smithsonian Institution Jan 7 1890 [ms. acc. no.] 134786.

SCNHRB c. 1 stamped on t.p.: Isaac Lea Collection.

SCNHRB c. 1 bound as 1 v. in green library buckram, title in gilt on spine, marbled edges.

SCNHRB c. 2 (39088015065675) imperfect: fasc. 2-6, 10-11 only.

SCNHRB c. 2 has pencilled bibliographical notes, including the Tucker collation note on t.p.

SCNHRB c. 2 has bookplates: 1) Jonathan Dwight Jr.; 2) Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Gift of Marcia Brady Tucker.

SCNHRB c. 2 half bound as 1 v. in calf and marbled paper boards, red sprinkled edges; with gilt armorial on front cover of John Henry Gurney; housed in an archival cardboard portfolio.

SCNHRB c. 3 (39088015065717) imperfect: fasc. 9-14 only.

SCNHRB c. 3 has bookplate: Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia ("deposited by Dr. Wilson 1848") [and] booklabel: Ordered to be sold by the Acad. Nat. Sciences of Philada. April 25, 1882.

SCNHRB c. 3 stamped on t.p.: Library of Congress, Smithsonian Deposit Jun 26 1882 [ms. acc. no.] 117412.

SCNHRB c. 3 quarter bound in 1 v. in brown cloth; housed in an archival cardboard portfolio.

SCNHRB c. 4 (39088015065758) consists of plates to fasc. 1-10 only.

SCNHRB c. 4 plates are hand-colored.

SCNHRB c. 4 has pencilled bibliographical notes, unidentified ink inscription on 1st front free endpapers, and ink ms. note of Charles W. Richmond, dated Feb 10, 1911.

SCNHRB c. 4 half bound in sheepskin and marbled paper boards; housed in an archival cardboard box.

First report on the economic features of turtles of Pennsylvania

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Analecta transalpina

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Engraved vignette signed "B.F.S." on title page, with motto: Ex omnibus unum.

Tome 1 contains 13 leaves of plates; tome 2 contains 11 leaves of plates.

Head- and tail-pieces; initials.

Includes numerous articles by C. von Linné and Anders Celsius, among others.

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SCDIRB has tome 1, only (barcode 39088003163631).

SCDIRB copy of tome 1 has bookplate: Burndy Library ... gift of Bern Dibner.

SCDIRB copy of tome 1 has a contemporary full vellum binding with gilt-tooled spine, and red- and blue-sponged edges.

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Periculum entomologicum / quo characteres generum insectorum ... praeside Carol. Pet. Thunberg ... proponit Samuel Törner ... ; in aud. Gustav. Maj. d. X Jun. MDCCLXXXIX. horis consuetis

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Library of Congress collection: Dissertationes academicae (Thunberg) no. 109.

Also in Thunberg's Dissertationes academicae (Persoon) v. 3, no. 17, 1801. See Brit. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) library catalog, v. 5, p. 2108.

Headpiece.

Signatures: A-B⁴.

Inaug.--Diss.--Univ. Uppsala, 1789.

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SCNHRB has two copies, both bound in black buckram library bindings with gilt lettering on the front covers.

SCNHRB c. 1 (39088003164191) has stamp: Smithsonian Institution National Museum, Richmond Collection; accession no.: 202981. With Richmond's autograph on the verso of the t.p.

SCNHRB c. 2 (39088003164183) has stamp: Smithsonian Institution National Museum, Richmond Collection; accession no.: 222409. There are the remnants of former ownership marks on t.p. (i.e., a cropped and illegible ms. ink inscription at top right corner; and an old institutional[?] stamp, also illegible, crossed through multiple times in ms. ink). This copy has had its lower margin cropped approximately 2 cm. shorter than c. 1.

Half hours with insects. By A.S. Packard, Jr. ..

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Issued in 12 parts.

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Cordulines

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An elementary manual of New Zealand entomology; being an introduction to the study of our native insects. With 21 coloured plates. By G.V. Hudson ..

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Plates accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress.

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Synopsis molluscorum in regione palaearctica viventium ex typo Clausilia Drap

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The Indian conch (Turbinella pyrum, Linn.) and its relation to Hindu life and religion

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"Extracted from a ʻReport to the Government of Baroda on the Marine Zoology of Okhamandal in Kattiawar,' Part II."

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Deutsche Schmetterlingskunde für Anfänger. Nebst einer Anleitung zum Sammeln, von Dr. A. Speyer

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First ed. by J. Schenckel. Der Schmetterlingssammler, 1849.

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D. Marcus Elieser Bloch's, ausübenden Arztes zu Berlin ... Ökonomische Naturgeschichte der Fische Deutschlands : mit sieben und dreyssig Kupfertafeln nach Originalen

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"Also issued as Th. 1-3 of his Allgemeine Naturgeschichte der Fische"--Cf. Brit. Mus. Nat. Hist. Catalogue.

The plates (no. 1-108) are continued in the atlas accompanying the author's Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische.

Earlier ed. dated 1782-1784 with title: Oeconomische Naturgeschichte der Fische Deutschlands.

Plates designed by Krüger, engraved by C.L. Schmidt, J.G. Schmidt, F.G. Schmidt, G. Bodenehr, C. Darchow, F.G. Berger, F.W. Schmidt, A.F. Schmidt, and C.F. Gursch.

Woodcut title vignettes, head and tail-pieces.

Plates are hand-colored.

Errata: at foot of p. 268, Th. 2.

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SCNHRB copy (39088015067366, 39088015067408, 39088015067440, 39088015067481) stamped at head of title: S.F. Baird [and] Division of Fishes, U.S. National Museum; stamped in red on 2nd leaf or on t.p.: S.F. Baird.

SCNHRB copy has occasional ms. notes in text.

SCNHRB copy stamped on t.p.: Library, U.S. National Museum, Smithsonian Institution Feb 8 1882 [ms. acc. no.] 124238-124241.

SCNHRB copy bound in green library buckram, title in gilt on spine, red sprinkled edges.

Cours d'analyse et de mécanique à l'école polytechnique [par] Mr Ampère, professeur, 1re année d'études, 1823-1824 [signed] G. Vincens

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Mathematical diagrams throughout

Table of contents, 1 folded sheet (4 p.) laid in

Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Manuscripts of the Dibner collection, 614

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Collected by Bern Dibner for his Burndy Library in Norwalk, Connecticut, founded in 1941. Donated to the Smithsonian Libraries in 1974 by Dibner DSI

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Bulletin de la Société impériale des naturalistes de Moscou

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Available also via the World Wide Web; access available via SIL PURL.

1882-1934.

Continued in two sections with new series vol. 31, 1917/1922: Biulletenʹ Moskovskogo obshchestva ispytateleĭ prirody. Otdel geologicheskiĭ; and, Bulletin de la Société des naturalistes de Moscou. Section biologique.

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Illustrated catalogue of the heraldic exhibition, Burlington House, 1894

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The North American entomologist; ed. by A. R. Grote

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Report of the Commission to locate the site of the frontier forts of Pennsylvania ..

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First edition, 1896.

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An introduction to geology; by William B. Scott ..

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