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Genera des coléoptères d'Europe : comprenant leur classification en familles naturelles, la description de tous les genres, des tableaux dichotomiques destinés à faciliter l'étude, le catalogue de toutes les espèces, de nombreux dessins au trait de caractères / par M. Jacquelin du Val (Camille) ; et plus de treize cents types représentant un ou plusieurs insectes de chaque genre, dessinés et peints d'après nature avec le plus grand soin par M. Jules Migneaux

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Author:
Jacquelin Du Val, Pierre Nicolas Camille 1828-1862  Search this
Fairmaire, Léon 1820-1906  Search this
Ill:
Migneaux, Jules  Search this
Deyrolle, Théophile  Search this
Former owner:
Casey, Thos. L (Thomas Lincoln) 1857-1925 DSI  Search this
LeConte, John L (John Lawrence) 1825-1883 DSI  Search this
Schwarz, Eugene Amandus 1844-1928 DSI  Search this
Hubbard, H. G (Henry Guernsey) 1850-1899 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
4 v., [362] leaves of plates : ill. (engravings) ; 27 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
Europe
Date:
1857
1868
1857-1868
Notes:
Originally published in 144 livrarisons (13 pts.), 1854-1868. For detailed publication history, see Engelmann, Bibliotheca zoologica [I], Bd. 2, p. 1660 and Bibliotheca zoologica II, Bd. 3, p. 2509-2510; and Horn, Ind., 11043.
Tomes 3-4, "continué par L. Fairmaire"; t. 4, illustrated by Migneaux and Théophile Deyrolle.
"Paris-- Imp. de J.-B. Gros et Donnaud"--Verso of half title, t. 1.
Some of the plates are hand-colored.
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SCNHRB has two copies.
SCNHRB c. 1 (39088013485214, 39088013485255, 39088013485297, 39088013485339) has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution. The Thomas Lincoln Casey Library 1925.
SCNHRB c. 1 t. 3 lacking half title.
SCNHRB c. 1 quarter bound in recent green goatskin and paste-paper boards, sprinkled edges, title in gilt on spine; t. 3 & 4 housed in archival cardboard boxes.
SCNHRB c. 2, t. 1 inscribed in ink on front free endpaper: E.A. Schwarz from the library of John L. LeConte.
SCNHRB c. 2, t. 1 has blind-embossed stamp on t.p.: Smithsonian Institution National Museum.
SCNHRB c. 2 has bookplates in t. 2-4: U.S. National Museum, Library of Henry Guernsey Hubbard and Eugene Amandus Schwarz, donated in 1902, accession no. 177426.
SCNHRB c. 2, t. 2 has copy of pl. no. 66 laid-in.
SCNHRB c. 2 (39088016476749, 39088016476780, 39088016476822, 39088016476863) bound in brown library buckram, title in gilt on spine, marbled edges.
Topic:
Beetles  Search this
Call number:
QL591.A1 J3 1857
QL591.A1J3 1857
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_129912