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Structure and classification of zoophytes / by James D. Dana ..., geologist of the United States Exploring Expedition ; during the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842

Zoophytes
view Structure and classification of zoophytes / by James D. Dana ..., geologist of the United States Exploring Expedition ; during the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842 digital asset number 1
Author:
Dana, James Dwight 1813-1895
Inscriber:
Dana, James Dwight 1813-1895
Former owner:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887 DSI
Author:
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
Physical description:
[5], 8-132 pages : illustrations ; 32 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1846
Notes:
Also issued as the introductory chapters of: Zoophytes / by James D. Dana. Philadelphia : C. Sherman, 1846-1849.
Describes species collected by the United States Exploring Expedition, during the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842.
Half-title.
"C. Sherman, printers ..."--Verso of title page.
Contents:
Contains letter from author to Sir R. Owen
Topic:
Ctenophora
Ctenophora--Classification
Cnidaria
Cnidaria--Classification
Call number:
QL379 .D36 1846 quarto
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Histoire naturelle, générale et particuliere des mollusques : animaux sans vertèbres et a sang blanc ouvrage faisant suite aux Œuvres de Leclerc de Buffon, et partie du cours complet d'Histoire naturelle rédigé par C.S. Sonnini ... / par Denys-Montfort

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Author:
Denys de Montfort, Pierre approximately 1768-
Roissy, Félix de 1771-1843
Sonnini, C. S (Charles Sigisbert) 1751-1812
Author:
Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc comte de 1707-1788 Histoire naturelle
Illustrator:
Sève, Jacques Eustache de
Publisher:
Dufart, François 1748-
Former owner:
Berry, S. Stillman (Samuel Stillman) 1887-1984 DSI
Dall, William Healey 1845-1927 DSI
Donor:
Roper, Clyde F. E. 1937- DSI
Physical description:
6 volumes, 72 leaves of plates : illustrations (etchings) ; 22 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Classification
Date:
1802
1805
Notes:
Published as a continuation of Buffon's Histoire naturelle.
Tomes 1-4 inclusive, dated "An X", were written by de Montfort; tomes 5-6, dated "An XIII", were written by Felix de Roissy.
In the French Republican calendar, "An X" extended from Sept. 23, 1801 to Sept. 23, 1802; "An XIII" extended from Sept. 23, 1804 to Sept. 23, 1805. The exact months in which this publication began and ended are unknown.
Half-titles.
Publisher's device on title pages.
Illustrations drawn by Denys de Montfort and by De Seve; etchers include Hubert, Duhamel, and Berthault, among others.
Publisher's advertisements on versos of half-title pages.
Catalogue of the books, manuscripts, maps and drawings in the British Museum (Natural History), vol. 3, page 1340
Nissen, C. Zoologische Buchillustration, 1081
Topic:
Mollusks
Call number:
QL403 .D417 1802
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Flora of south-eastern Queensland / T.D. Stanley and E.M. Ross ; contributions by L. Pedley, R.J.F. Henderson, S.T. Reynolds ; illustrations by M.A. Saul, G. Rankin

view Flora of south-eastern Queensland / T.D. Stanley and E.M. Ross ; contributions by L. Pedley, R.J.F. Henderson, S.T. Reynolds ; illustrations by M.A. Saul, G. Rankin digital asset number 1
Author:
Stanley, T. D (Trevor D.)
Ross, E. M (Estelle M.)
Physical description:
v. <1 > : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Identification
Place:
Australia
Queensland
Date:
1983
C1983-
Notes:
Includes indexes.
Topic:
Botany--Classification
Plants
Call number:
QK453.S73 1983X
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Genera insectorum / publiés par P. Wytsman

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Author:
Wytsman, Philogéne 1866-1925
Physical description:
v. ill. 33 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1902
1902-1970
Topic:
Entomology--Classification
Call number:
QL468 .G326
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Crustacea. (Rakoobraznye) Translated from Russian

view Crustacea. (Rakoobraznye) Translated from Russian digital asset number 1
Author:
Zoologicheskiĭ institut (Akademiia nauk SSSR)
Smirnov, N. N
Physical description:
v. in . illus. 24 cm
Type:
Classification
Classification.
Place:
Soviet Union
Date:
1974
Notes:
At head of title: Fauna of the U.S.S.R. (Fauna SSSR)
Contents:
v.1, no.1. v.1, no.2. Chydoridae, by N.N. Smirnov
Topic:
Crustacea
Cladocera
Chydoridae
Call number:
QL441.5.R9 S64 E1974
QL441.5.R9 S64 E1974
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Die Fische des Rothen Meeres; eine kirtische Revision mit Bestimmungstabellen. Pt. 1. Acanthopteri veri Owen

view Die Fische des Rothen Meeres; eine kirtische Revision mit Bestimmungstabellen. Pt. 1. Acanthopteri veri Owen digital asset number 1
Author:
Klunzinger, Karl Benjamin 1834-1914
Physical description:
133 p. 13 plates. 37 cm
Type:
Classification
Place:
Red Sea
Date:
1884
Topic:
Fishes
Call number:
QL622.34 .K58 1884
QL622.34.K58 1884
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Lindenia : iconographie des Orchidées / directeur, J. Linden ; rédacteurs en chef, Lucien Linden & Emile Rodigas

Iconographie des Orchidées
view Lindenia : iconographie des Orchidées / directeur, J. Linden ; rédacteurs en chef, Lucien Linden & Emile Rodigas digital asset number 1
Author:
Linden, Jean Jules 1817-1898
Linden, Lucien 1854-
Rodigas, Emile 1831-1902
Cogniaux, Alfred 1841-1916
Rolfe, R. A
Ill:
Bruyne, C. de
Bungeroth, E.
Goossens, Alphonse
Panneel, E.
Pannemaeker, P. de
Tollenaere, P. de
Putzys, G.
Triest, C.
Lithographer:
Severeyns, G.
Leeuw, S. de
Printer:
Vanderhaeghen, Eug.
Donor:
Chanler, Robert Winthrop 1872-1930 DSI
Former owner:
Pitcher, Helen K. DSI
Physical description:
17 v. in 18, DCCCXIV [i.e. 813] leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 36 cm
Type:
Identification
Classification
Nomenclature
Nomenclature (Popular)
Pictorial works
Date:
1885
1906
1885-1906
Notes:
Issued in parts (sometimes considered a periodical publication): 4 plates per livraison; 12 livraisons per volume. Some of the later livraisons came out in sets of 2. The last installment was published Dec. 1906, containing livraisons 9-12 of v. 17.
Imprint varies.
"A partir du vol. 3, l'imprimeur ets Eug. Vander Haeghen"--Record in the online library catalog of the Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (France).
Vol. 12 (1896) edited by A. Cogniaux; R.A. Rolfe was a contributing editor to some of the later volumes.
English translation: 13 v. (Feb. 1891-July 1898), of 24 plates each, limited to the plates of the 2nd half of v. 6 of the original ed., and v. 7-12, numbered CCLXV-DCXXIV.
Illustrators include: C. de Bruyne, E. Bungeroth, A. Goossens, E. Panneel, P. de Pannemaeker, P. de Tollenaere, G. Putzys, C. Triest and others; lithographers include: G. Severeyns, P. de Pannemaeker, S. De Leeuw, and others.
Text printed in red and black.
The plates are numbered I-DCCXCIV, DCCXCVI-DCCCXIV.
Plate DXXV is the only uncolored plate.
Plates CXXIX and CXXXII have corrected caption labels.
Plates accompanied by blank tissue guard-sheets.
Nissen, C. Botanische Buchillustration (2. Aufl.), 2348
Stafleu & Cowan. Taxonomic lit., 4628
Topic:
Orchids
Call number:
QK495.O64 L56 1885
QK495.O64 L56 1885
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Les mollusques : avec un atlas / par M. G.P. Deshayes

view Les mollusques : avec un atlas / par M. G.P. Deshayes digital asset number 1
Author:
Deshayes, G. P (Gérard Paul) 1795-1875
Cuvier, Georges baron 1769-1832
Former owner:
Prashad, Baini 1894- DSI
Berry, S. Stillman (Samuel Stillman) 1887-1984 DSI
Donor:
Roper, Clyde F. E. 1937- ,- DSI
Physical description:
2 v., [152] leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill. (139 col.), port. ; 28 cm
Type:
Classification
Pictorial works
Date:
1836
1845
[1836-1845]
Notes:
Préface de la première édition and avertissement sur la seconde édition, p. [v]-xxxvj, by Cuvier.
Disciples edition; publisher from set t.p.
Added ill. general t.p. with vignette (medallion of Cuvier).
"Imprimé chez Paul Renouard."
Each plate accompanied by leaf with descriptive letterpress.
Collation: text: xxxvj, 266, [2] p.; atlas: [306] p., [152] leaves of plates.
Plates numbered 1, 1a-1f, 2-30, 30 bis, 31-48, 48 bis, 49-61, 61 bis, 62-69, 69 bis, 70-83, 83 bis, 84-90, 90 bis, 91-111, 111 bis, 112-139.
Errata: p. [267].
Topic:
Mollusks
Call number:
QL404 .D45 1836
QL404.D45 1836
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Aid to the identification of insects / edited by Charles Owen Waterhouse

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Author:
Waterhouse, Charles Owen 1843-1917
Physical description:
2 v. : col. ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Classification
Date:
1880
1890
1880-90
Topic:
Insects
Call number:
QL463 .W3
QL463.W3
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Handbook of systematic malacology / by Johannes Thiele ; scientific editors of translation, Rüdiger Bieler and Paula M. Mikkelsen ; translator, J.S. Bhatti

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Author:
Thiele, Johannes 1860-1935
Bieler, Rüdiger
Mikkelsen, Paula M
Physical description:
v. <1-4 > : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1992
1992-
Notes:
Translation of: Handbuch der systematischen Weichtierkunde.
Vols. 3 & 4 are bound together by publisher.
Contents:
pt. 1. Loricata; Gastropoda: Prosobranchia -- pt. 2. Gastropoda: Opisthobranchia and Pulmonata -- pt. 3. Scaphopoda / Bivalvia / Cehalopoda -- pt. 4. Comparative Morphology / Phylogeny / Geographical Distribution
Topic:
Mollusks--Classification
Call number:
QL406.T4613 1992X
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Coleoptera, Tenebrionidae / von Hans Gebien

view Coleoptera, Tenebrionidae / von Hans Gebien digital asset number 1
Author:
Gebien, Hans
Physical description:
p. 213-500, plates 9-11 : ill. ; 32 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1920
Notes:
Includes index.
Topic:
Tenebrionidae
Beetles--Classification
Call number:
QL596.T2 G4
QL596.T2G4
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Archiv der Insectengeschichte / herausgegeben von Johan Caspar Füssly

Insectengeschichte
view Archiv der Insectengeschichte / herausgegeben von Johan Caspar Füssly digital asset number 1
Author:
Fuessli, Johann Caspar 1743-1786
Ill:
Bertram, A. W.
Herbst, Johann Friedrich Wilhelm 1743-1807
Köchlin, J.
Schäffer, Jacob Christian 1718-1790
Schellenberg, Johann Rudolf 1740-1806
Schrank, D. T.
Sotzmann, D. F.,
Former owner:
Schaus, William 1859-1942 DSI
Jekel, Henri 1816-1891 DSI
Physical description:
1 v. (various pagings), 54 [i.e. 51] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm
Type:
Classification
Date:
1781
1786
1781-1786
Notes:
Caption title.
Originally planned to be complete in 10 Hefte, but only 8 Hefte were issued.
Artists featured include A.W. Bertram; J.F.W. Herbst; J. Köchlin; J. Schaffer; J.R. Schellenberg (who also did the engravings); D.T. Schrank; and D.F. Sotzmann.
The adjusted plate count includes plates 19a, 19b, 28a; plates 31-42 were never issued.
Nissen, C. Zoologische Buchillustration, I, 1455
BM (Nat. His.), v. 1, p. 56
Topic:
Insects
Call number:
QL463 .F8
QL468 .F84 1781
QL463.F8
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Guide to the exhibition of amphibians and reptiles, Cincinnati Society of Natural History / compiled by the Junior Society of Natural Sciences

view Guide to the exhibition of amphibians and reptiles, Cincinnati Society of Natural History / compiled by the Junior Society of Natural Sciences digital asset number 1
Author:
Cincinnati Society of Natural History
Junior Society of Natural Sciences (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Subject:
Cincinnati Society of Natural History Catalogs and collections
Physical description:
[40] p. : ill. ; 16 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1923
Notes:
Cover title.
Topic:
Reptiles--Classification
Amphibians--Classification
Call number:
QL645.2 .C57 1923
QL645.2.C57 1923
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Monographia generis Midarum / a C.R.G. Wiedemann ; cum tabulis III. pictis ; (Academiae trad. d. VI. Iul. a. MDCCCXXIX)

view Monographia generis Midarum / a C.R.G. Wiedemann ; cum tabulis III. pictis ; (Academiae trad. d. VI. Iul. a. MDCCCXXIX) digital asset number 1
Author:
Wiedemann, Christian Rudolph Wilhelm 1770-1840
Engraver:
Sturm, Jakob 1771-1848
Former owner:
Aldrich, John Merton 1866-1934 DSI
Melander, A. L (Axel Leonard) b. 1878 DSI
Physical description:
p. 19-56, [3] leaves of plates : ill. (etchings) ; 28 cm
Type:
Classification
Date:
1831
1831]
Notes:
From Nova acta Acad. Nat. Curios, t. 15, pars 2, 1831.
Plates, numbered II-IV, are hand-colored; signed Weber del, I. Sturm sc.
Topic:
Insects
Call number:
QL468 .W54 1831
QL468.W54 1831
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Classification of birds; an attempt to diagnose the subclasses, orders, suborders, and some of the families of existing birds

view Classification of birds; an attempt to diagnose the subclasses, orders, suborders, and some of the families of existing birds digital asset number 1
Author:
Seebohm, Henry 1832-1895
Physical description:
xi, 53 p. tables. 25 cm
Type:
Classification
Date:
1890
Topic:
Birds
Call number:
QL677 .S45
QL677.S45
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Structure and classification of zoophytes / by James D. Dana ..., geologist of the United States Exploring Expedition ; during the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842

Zoophytes
view Structure and classification of zoophytes / by James D. Dana ..., geologist of the United States Exploring Expedition ; during the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842 digital asset number 1
Author:
Dana, James Dwight 1813-1895
Author:
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
Physical description:
[5], 8-132 pages : illustrations ; 32 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1846
Notes:
Also issued as the introductory chapters of: Zoophytes / by James D. Dana. Philadelphia : C. Sherman, 1846-1849.
Describes species collected by the United States Exploring Expedition, during the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842.
Topic:
Ctenophora
Ctenophora--Classification
Cnidaria
Cnidaria--Classification
Call number:
QL379 .D16
QL379.D16
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Etymologische Untersuchungen ueber die Gattungsnamen der Schmetterlinge / W. Sodoffsky

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Author:
Sodoffsky, W
Physical description:
24 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1837
Notes:
Caption title.
Topic:
Butterflies--Nomenclature
Butterflies--Classification
Call number:
QL545 .S67
QL545.S67
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Nomina systematica generum piscium, tam viventium quam fossilium : secundum ordinem alphabeticum disposita, adjectis auctoribus, libris in quibus reperiuntur, anno editionis, etymologia et familiis ad quas pertinent

view Nomina systematica generum piscium, tam viventium quam fossilium : secundum ordinem alphabeticum disposita, adjectis auctoribus, libris in quibus reperiuntur, anno editionis, etymologia et familiis ad quas pertinent digital asset number 1
Author:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873
Physical description:
vi, 69, 5 p. ; 31 cm
Type:
Nomenclature
Classification
Date:
1842
1846
Between 1842-1846]
Topic:
Fishes
Call number:
QL618 .A26
QL618.A26
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Histoire naturelle des lépidoptères d'Europe / par H. Lucas ; ouvrage orné de près de 400 figures peintes d'après nature, par A. Noel, et gravées sur acier

Papillons d'Europe DSI
view Histoire naturelle des lépidoptères d'Europe / par H. Lucas ; ouvrage orné de près de 400 figures peintes d'après nature, par A. Noel, et gravées sur acier digital asset number 1
Author:
Lucas, Pierre Hippolyte 1815?-1899
Ill:
Noël, Alexis Nicolas 1792-1848
Engraver:
Pauquet
Former owner:
Schaus, William 1859-1942 DSI
Physical description:
[4], 216 p., 79 [i.e. 81] leaves of plates : ill. (steel engravings) ; 25 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Classification
Place:
Europe
Date:
1834
Notes:
Plates have added illustrated t.p.
Plates are hand-colored.
"Imprimerie de Bacquenois"--Verso of t.p.
Topic:
Lepidoptera
Butterflies
Call number:
QL555.A1 L93 1834
QL555.A1L93 1834
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[An illustrated, enlarged, and English edition of Lamarck's Species of shells : comprising the whole of the recent additions in Deshayes' last French edition, with numerous species not noticed by that naturalist, accompanied by accurate delineations of almost all the shells described, and forming the third edition of the Index testaceologicus, with illustrations by W. Wood]

Species of shells
view [An illustrated, enlarged, and English edition of Lamarck's Species of shells : comprising the whole of the recent additions in Deshayes' last French edition, with numerous species not noticed by that naturalist, accompanied by accurate delineations of almost all the shells described, and forming the third edition of the Index testaceologicus, with illustrations by W. Wood] digital asset number 1
Author:
Hanley, Sylvanus 1819-1899
Lamarck, Jean Baptiste Pierre Antoine de Monet de 1744-1829
Wood, W (William) 1774-1857 Index testaceologicus
Former owner:
Lea, Isaac 1792-1886 DSI
Inscriber:
Hanley, Sylvanus 1819-1899 DSI
Physical description:
224, 8, [4] (last p. blank), 8 p., III leaves of plates : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Classification
Date:
1843
1843]
Notes:
T.p. lacking, title and imprint information supplied from Brit. Muse. Cat. Suppl. [Nat. Hist.]
Cover label with portion of supplied title.
"A list of the species delineated in the supplementary plates": 8 p., 3rd paging group.
BM (Nat. hist.) Suppl. v. 6, p. 432.
Topic:
Mollusks
Call number:
QL406 .H36 1843
QL406.H36 1843
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