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The Birds of Australia : in seven volumes / by John Gould
Bib ID 365487
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Gould, John, 1804-1881
 
Online Versions
Printer (London : Printed by Richard and John E. Taylor)
Description London : Published by the author, 1848 
7 volumes ([xviii], v-cii, [602] leaves of col. plates) : chiefly colour illustrations ; 55 cm.+ 1 supplement. 
Notes

Includes index [vii]

"Table of the range or distribution of the species" --p. [ciii].

Supplement published 1869.

Dedication to Queen Victoria p. [iii].

Originally issued in 36 pts.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-52986886

Library holds two complete sets at RBNef F4773 with a supplementary volume published in 1869.

Library's N2 copy [red patch on boxes] at RBNef F4773 is donated by Mr. F.V. Coles.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 4773

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 10032a (Supplement)

Subjects Birds -- Australia -- Pictorial works.
Exhibited Exhibited: "National Treasures from Australia's Great Libraries". Touring exhibition December 2005 - August 2007, organised by the National Library of Australia. 
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