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Oceanie, Grand oiseau de Paradis, Emeralde ... = Australien, Grosser Paradis vogel ... [picture]
Bib ID 1386684
Format PicturePicture
Description Paris : Firmin Didot Freres, 1836-1837 
1 print : engraving ; 13.5 x 22 cm. 
Summary

Print with 3 images and captions in French and German: "1, Grand oiseau de Paradis, Emeralde [=] Grosser Paradis vogel. 2, Kasoar de l'Australia [=] Australischer Casuar. 3, Rousettes-Vampires [=] Roussetten-Vampyre." -- below image.

Notes

Title from item.

Condition; fragile and discoloured.

Plate 4 of Oceanie by G.L. Domeny de Rienzi.

Subjects Zoology -- Pictorial works.  |  Southeast Asia -- Pictorial works.  |  Australia -- Pictorial works.  |  Oceania -- Pictorial works.
Other authors/contributors Domeny de Rienzi, G. L. (Gregoire Louis), 1789-1843. Oceanie

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