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Georges LTopold ChrTtien FrTdTric Dagobert Cuvier (1769-1832)

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Postcard with copy of engraving of Cuvier.

Georges LTopold ChrTtien FrTdTric Dagobert Cuvier (1769-1832)

Smithsonian Institution Archives
"Cuvier assembles his work on fossil bones." Scientist William Thompson is also shown in the engraving.

Georges LTopold ChrTtien FrTdTric Dagobert Cuvier (1769-1832)

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Copy of engraving showing crop marks.

Les mollusques : décrits et figurés d'après la classification / de Georges Cuvier

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Georges Cuvier : an annotated bibliography of his published works / compiled by Jean Chandler Smith

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Includes indexes.

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Histoire des travaux de Georges Cuvier / par P. Flourens

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Published also in 1858 by Garnier Frères with title: Cuvier. Histoire de ses travaux--Cf. NUC pre-1956, v. 176, p. 199.

Colophon: Imp. Simon Raçon et Comp.

Publishers' advertisements: 36 p. at end.

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SCNHRB copy 39088011700143 has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Gift of Ellen B. Wells in memory of John West Wells. Inscribed on front free endpaper: J.W. Wells.

SCNHRB copy bound in recent decorated papers and blue cloth; title in gilt on spine; original yellow printed paper covers bound-in.

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Memoirs of Baron Cuvier / by Mrs. R. Lee, (formerly Mrs. T. Ed. Bowdich.)

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"H. Ludwig, printer"--Verso of t.p.

"Chronological list of the principal events of the baron Cuvier's life."--p. [182].

"Chronological list of the published works of the baron Cuvier."--p. [183]-197.

Publisher's advertisement, 5, [1] p. at end.

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SCNHRB copy (39088013487681) inscribed in pencil on p. [3]: M. Hall McAllister.

SCNHRB copy has a few pencil markings in text.

SCNHRB copy stamped on t.p.: Smithsonian Libraries Nov 10 1988.

SCNHRB copy bound in pink paper boards.

Memoirs of Baron Cuvier / by Mrs. R. Lee (formerly Mrs. T. Ed. Bowdich)

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"London: Printed by A. Spottiswoode"--Verso of t.p.

"Chronological list of the principal events of the Baron Cuvier's life": p. 330.

Errata: p. [352].

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SCNHRB copy (39088013487574) has booklabel of Anne Emma Symons.

SCNHRB copy blind-embossed on t.p.: Smithsonian Institution National Museum [pencilled acc. no.] 148641.

SCNHRB copy quarter bound in green sheepskin and stone pattern marbled boards, marbled endpapers.

A classified index and synopsis of The animal kingdom arranged in conformity with its organization, by the Baron Cuvier with supplementary additions to each order, by Edward Griffith and others

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Other major contributors to The animal kingdom were Charles Hamilton Smith, Edward Pidgeon, and John Edward Gray.

"London: Gilbert & Rivington, printers"--Verso of t.p.

Error in paging: p. lxxxvii is misnumbered as lxxxv.

"Alphabetical table of authors quoted in this work": p. [283]-328.

"A tabular view of the classification of animals adopted by the Baron Cuvier; with specific examples" (also referred to as "Conspectus of the entire animal kingdom"): p. [i]-cxix.

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SCNHRB copy 39088010945475 has stamp on verso of t.p.: Smithsonian Institution National Museum, Mar. 26, 1941; accession no. 315509.

SCNHRB copy has a later black buckram library binding with gilt-lettered spine; a Heckman Bindery label is mounted on the back paste-down endpaper.

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Discours sur la théorie de la terre : servant d'introduction aux recherches sur les ossemens fossiles / par M. le bon. G. Cuvier ..

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Caption title: Recherches sur les ossemens fossiles de quadrupedes.

Signatures: pi² a-v⁴ x².

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Cuvier : histoire de ses travaux / par P. Flourens

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"Imprimerie de Gustave Gratiot"--Verso of half title.

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SCNHRB copy (39088013477088) inscribed in ink on t.p.: C. Girard (zoologist & physician Charles Girard?).

SCNHRB copy stamped on t.p.: Library, U.S. National Museum, Smithsonian Institution Feb 14 1882 [ms. acc. no.] 124489.

SCNHRB copy half bound in brown sheepskin and marbled paper boards, sprinkled edges, marbled endpapers, title in gilt on spine.

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Les crustacés, les arachnides et les insectes : distribués en familles naturelles : ouvrage formant les tomes 4 et 5 de celui de M. le baron Cuvier sur Le règne animal (deuxième édition) / par M. Latreille

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"Imprimerie d'Hippolyte Tilliard"--Verso of half title.

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SCNHRB copy (39088013486873, 39088013486915) stamped on verso of t.p.'s: Smithsonian Institution National Museum Apr 15 1948 [acc. no.] 336896 [&] 336850.

SCNHRB copy bound in blue library buckram, title in gilt on spine, marbled edges.

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Notice historique sur les ouvrages et la vie de M. Le B.on Cuvier / par G.L. Duvernoy

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"Se vend au profit de la souscription pour l'érection d'un monument à la mémoire de G. Cuvier, à Montbéliard."

"Prix: 3 francs 50 cent."

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SCNHRB copy (39088013487426) bound in original printed paper wrappers, printer's waste, uncut; housed in an archival cardboard box.

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.

Description géologique des environs de Paris, par MM. G. Cuvier et Alex. Brongniart

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Nos. 3 and 4 omitted from pagination.

"Description des végétaux fossiles du terrain de sédiment supérieur, cités dans la description géologique du bassin de Paris, par M. Adolphe Brongniart": p. [353]-371.

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Errata leaf follows t.p.

Signature of Charles T. Jackson on t.p.

Book plate: George P. Merrill.

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An introduction to the ornithology of Cuvier : for the use of students and travellers / by T. Edward Bowdich

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The text extracted and translated from Cuvier's "Le Règne animal," arranged in tabular form and annotated by Thomas E. Bowdich.

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SCNHRB copy (39088015707284) inscribed in ink on inside of original front wrapper: Chas. W. Richmond Nov. 2, 1900. Stamped on 2nd leaf: Smithsonian Institution National Museum Richmond Collection [ms. acc. no.] 183877.

SCNHRB copy bound in maroon library buckram, title in gilt on spine; original paper wrappers bound-in, backed in printer's waste.

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Das Thierreich geordnet nach seiner Organisation : als Grundlage der Naturgeschichte der Thiere und als Einleitung in die vergleichende Anatomie / vom Freiherrn Georg v. Cuvier

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"Erster Theil."

No more published.

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SCNHRB copy (39088013487467) stamped on half title: Smithsonian Institution National Museum Richmond Collection [ms. acc. no.] 181632.

SCNHRB copy inscribed in ink on verso of t.p.: Chas. W. Richmond Apr. 5, 1906.

SCNHRB copy bound in black library buckram, title in gilt on spine.

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Iconographie du règne animal de G. Cuvier : ou, Représentation d'après nature de l'une des espèces les plus et souvent non encore figurées de chaque genre d'animaux ... / par M. F. E. Guérin-Méneville

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Each section has separate t.p. and separate numeration of text and plates.

Issued in 50 livraisons, each containing portions of different sections.

Includes indexes.

Reference: C. Nissen, Die Zool. Buchillustration, no. 1747.

4 p. prospectus and subscription invitation bound in at end of volume.

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MSCCRU copy 39088007250608 is one vol. of plates from Crustacés, Arachnides, Insectes, Annélides, Molusques and Zoophytes.

Az állat-ország fölosztva alkotása szerint : alapul szolgálandó az állatok természetleirásához s bevezetésűl az összehasonlitó bonctanhoz / Cuvier báró ... által ... ; a második átnézett és öregbített kiadás szerint fordította Vajda Péter ... ; I. kötet

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All published?

Translation from the 1817-1829 edition.

Signatures: pi² a-c⁸ d⁴ 1-40⁸ 41².

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SCNHRB copy (39088015065493) lacking half title?

SCNHRB copy stamped on t.p.: Smithsonian Institution National Museum Richmond Collection [pencilled acc. no.] 240069.

SCNHRB copy has unidentified ink inscription on t.p.

SCNHRB copy bound in brown buckram, title in gilt on spine, marbled edges and endpapers.

Cüvier's Elementarischer Entwurf der Naturgeschichte der Thiere : aus dem Französischer übersetzt und mit Anmerkungen versehen / von C.R.W. Wiedemann ... ; zwey Bände ; mit 14 Kupfern

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Pagination: [2], II, XVIII, [6], 606, 599, [2], 304-340, [6] p.

Errata: p. [341]-[344] at end; final leaf blank.

Includes index.

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SCNHRB copy (39088013487764) with a few ink ms. notes.

SCNHRB copy stamped on t.p.: Smithsonian Institution National Museum Richmond Collection [pencilled acc. no.] 240073.

SCNHRB copy bound in black buckram, title in gilt on spine.

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Das Thierreich, geordnet nach seiner Organisation : als Grundlage der Naturgeschichte der Thiere und Einleitung in die vergleichende Anatomie / vom Baron von Cuvier

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SCNHRB has two copies.

SCNHRB c. 1 stamped on verso of t.p.'s: Smithsonian Institution National Museum Feb 6 1903 [ms. acc. no.] 185757.

SCNHRB c. 1 bound in black library buckram, title in gilt on spine.

SCNHRB c. 2 stamped on leaf following t.p.'s: Smithsonian Institution National Museum Stejneger Collection.

SCNHRB c. 2 bound in brown buckram, title in gilt on spine, sprinkled edges.

Discours sur les révolutions de la surface du globe : et sur les changemens qu'elles ont produits dans le règne animal / par M. le baron G. Cuvier ..

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First published with title "Discours préliminaire" as part of the author's "Recherches sur les ossemens fossiles de quadrupèdes"; reprinted in 1821 under title: Discours sur la théorie de la terre.

"Paris. Imprimerie de Fain"--Verso of half title.

No longer available in the Library of Congress. Returned to the Smithsonian Institution in March, 2008, having been identified as part of the original Smithson Bequest. DLC

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SCNHJS copy (39088013477955) from the James Smithson Collection.

SCNHJS copy has bookplate: Smithsonian Libraries Adopt-a-Book Program, Adopted by The Farthing Family.

SCNHJS copy has occasional handwritten notes and markings in pencil in the margins.

SCNHJS copy stamped on half title: National Institute.

SCNHJS copy stamped in red on t.p.: Smithsonian Institution.

SCNHJS copy half bound in black sheepskin and marbled boards (front cover missing), title in gilt on spine, sprinkled edges, marbled endpapers.

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Discours sur les révolutions de la surface du globe : et sur les changemens qu'elles ont produits dans le régne animal / par M. le Baron G. Cuvier

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First published with title "Discours préliminaire" as part of the author's "Recherches sur les ossemens fossiles de quadrupèdes"; reprinted in 1821 under title: Discours sur la théorie de la terre.

"Paris: Imprimerie de A. Belin"--Verso of half title.

"Appendice ... Détermination des oiseaux nommés ibis par les anciens égyptiens": p. [175]-194.

Title vignette; side-notes

Smith, J.C. Georges Cuvier, no. 667

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SCNHRB copy 39088011700127 lacking portrait of Cuvier but with 3 extra plates, signed Mlle de Balzac (possibly from the 1825 ed.) tipped-in.

SCNHRB copy has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Gift of Ellen B. Wells in memory of John West Wells. Inscribed in pencil on front free endpaper: J.W. Wells. Bookdealer's description laid-in.

SCNHRB copy inscribed in ink on t.p.: Henryson.

SCNHRB copy bound in half calf and paste papers; title in gilt within orange spine label.

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