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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 pages, 12 leaves of plates : colour illustrations ; 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.

National Library of Australia's FRM F170 (Petherick) copy is bound with : A specimen of the botany of New Holland / by James Edward Smith. (Ferguson, 170).

National Library of Australia's FRM F196 copy is incomplete and bears the title page 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, 170).

National Library of Australia's NK891 copy in Bayntun box, half-bound in mottled calf with marbled boards which bears the book plate of Rex de C. Nan Kivell (no. 1794/4).

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK891.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of 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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