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Zoology of New Holland / by George Shaw ; the figures by James Sowerby. Vol. I
Bib ID 2286746
Format BookBook
Author
Shaw, George, 1751-1813
 
Description London : Printed by J. Davis: Published by J. Sowerby, 1794 
34 p., 12 leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 30 cm. (wove in 2s) 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK891

Notes

Hand coloured ills.

Originally published in parts together with: A specimen of the botany of New Holland /­ by James Edward Smith. The title of the combined work is: Zoology and botany of New Holland and the isles adjacent /­ the zoological part by George Shaw ; the botanical part by James Edward Smith (Ferguson 196)

Vol. 1 only was published.

Wove paper.

One of the National Library's copies (NL, EAP) is bound with : A specimen of the botany of New Holland /­by James Edward Smith. (Ferguson no. 170)

One of the National Library's copies (NL13570) is incomplete and bears the t.p. of the combined work which reads: Zoology and botany of New Holland and the isles adjacent /­ the zoological part by George Shaw ; the botanical part by James Edward Smith. This copy is bound with: A specimen of the botany of New Holland /­by James Edward Smith. (Ferguson no. 170)

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK891.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Australia, 196

Subjects Zoology - Australia - Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Shaw, George, 1751-1813. Zoology and botany of New Holland and the isles adjacent  |  Sowerby, James, 1757-1822

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    FRM F170 Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
    FRM F196 Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
    NK891 Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
    SR GMMf 591.994 SHA
    Copy: N copy (hbk)
    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)

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