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Catesby, Mark
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The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands : containing the figures of birds, beasts, fishes, serpents, insects, and plants, particularly, those not hitherto described, or incorrectly figured by former authors, with their descriptions in english and french to which is prefixed, a new and correct map of the countries, with observations on their natural state, inhabitants, and productions ... to the whole is now added a Linnaean index of the animals and plants / by the late Mark Catesby ; revised by Mr. Edwards = Histoire naturelle de la Caroline, de la Floride, et des Isles de Bahama : contenant les desseins des oisseaux, des quadrupedes, des poissons, des serpens, des insectes, & des plantes, qui se trouvent dans ces pays-là, et en particulier, de ceux qui n'ont point été décrits jusqu'à present par les auteurs, ou peu exactement dessinés, avec leurs descriptions en françois et anglois : on trouve au commencement une carte de ces pays, avec remarques sur leur etat naturel, leur habitans, & leaurs productions ... on y a ajouté une table selon le systeme de Linnaeus / par Feu Monsieur Marc Catesby ; reveue [sic] par Monsieur Edwards.
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Soulsby no. 145b

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Publisher:
printed for Benjamin White
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1771
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Physical description:
2 v. : il. col. ; Fol. (55 cm).
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Language(s):
English, French

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Contents notes:
V. 1. XLIV, 100, 2, [6] p., [100] h. de grab. calc. col., [2] h. de mapas col. V. 2. VII,, 120 p., [120] h. de grab. calc. col.
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Texto a dos col. en inglés y en francés
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Subject:
Ciencias naturales Estados del Sur (Estados Unidos) Obras ilustradas Obras anteriores a 1800. CSICAUL
Ciencias naturales Bahamas Obras ilustradas Obras anteriores a 1800. CSICAUL
Additional author(s):
Edwards, Bryan
White, Benjamin
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Histoire Naturelle de la Caroline, de la Floride, et des Isles de Bahama
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990008763130204201
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Esta sería la tercera ed. [cf. Stafleu (2nd ed.), loc. cit.]
Sign.: [], b-c{2}, [], A-2B{2} ; []{2}, B-Z{2}, 2A-2I{2}], 2K
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Author:
Catesby, Mark, 1683-1749.
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The natural history of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands : containing the figures of birds, beasts, fishes, serpents, insects, and plants; particularly, those not hitherto described, or incorrectly figured by former authors, with their descriptions in English and French. To which is prefixed, a new and correct map of the countries; with observations on their natural state, inhabitants, and productions / by the late Mark Catesby ... ; revised by Mr. Edwards ... To the whole is now added a Linnæan index of the animals and plants ... Histoire naturelle de la Caroline, de la Floride, et des isles de Bahama ...
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Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 145b.

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Publisher:
Printed for Benjamin White
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1771
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Physical description:
2 v., [220] leaves of plates : ill. (copper engravings), map ; 52 cm. (fol.)
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Language(s):
English, French

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English and French in parallel columns.
Copper engravings of drawings by Catesby and George Ehret are colored by hand.
Includes indexes.
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Subject:
Natural history Southern States.
Natural history Pre-Linnean works.
Natural history Pictorial works.
Natural history Bahamas.
Icones England 19th century rbgenr.
Graphic media : Copper engraving Hand colored 1771 England.
Additional author(s):
Edwards, George,
1694-1773.
Ehret, Georg Dionysius,
1708-1770.
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ocm05045304
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LIBRARY COPY LACKS: v. 1, plate 6-7, 10, 11, 18-19, 22-23, 26-27, 29-31, 34-35, 42-43, 54-55, 66-67, 77-79, 82-85, 90-91, 93-96, 98-100; v. 2, plate 14, 18-19, 30-31, 45, 118, 120. In their places are inserted copies of the plates in watercolor signed H.H.F. One of the former owners of this copy was H.H. Ferguson (see inscription on title page).
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Author:
Catesby, Mark, 1683-1749.
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Title:
The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands: containing the figures of birds, beasts, fishes, serpents, insects, and plants: particularly those not hitherto described, or incorrectly figured by former authors, with their descriptions in English and French. To which is prefixed, a new and correct map of the countries; with observations on their natural state, inhabitants, and productions ... To the whole is now added a Linnaean index of the animals and plants / by ... Mark Catesby. = Histoire naturelle de la Caroline, de la Floride, et des Isles de Bahama: contenant les desseins des oiseaux, des quadrupedes, des poissons, des serpens, des insectes, & des plantes, qui se trouvent dans ces pays-là; Et en particulier, de ceux qui n'ont point été decrits, jusqu' à present par les auteurs, ou peu exactement dessinés. Avec leur descriptions en françois & en anglois. On trouve au commencement une carte de ces pays, avec des remarques sur leur etat naturel, leurs habitans, & leurs productions ... On y a ajouté une table selon le systeme de Linnaeus / Par ... Marc Catesby ...
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Natural history Carolina, &c. Natural history of Carolina, Florida, &c.
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 145b

Edition details

Publisher:
Printed for Benjamin White
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1771
Edition:
3rd ed. / rev. by G. Edwards.
Physical description:
2 vols. : col. ill. ; map ; 55 cm.
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Language(s):
English

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In this edition the appendix is not separately paged. First pub. 1731-43
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NHM ZOOLOGY - Bound in before the map in Vol. 1 is a letter from Geo. W. Reed (?), donating this copy to the Museum.
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English and French in parallel columns.
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Subject:
Natural history South Carolina, USA
Natural history Florida, USA
Natural history Bahamas
Slavery Plantations United States
Slavery Plantations Bahamas
Abolition of Slavery
Medicinal plants West Indies
Slavery Plantations West Indies
Slavery Health Diet West Indies
Natural history North Carolina, USA
Additional author(s):
Edwards, George,
1694-1773.
Linné, Carl von,
1707-1778
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Systema naturae
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998192002081
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Index at end of Vol. 2. List of Linnaean names at the beginning of each volume.
NHM ZOOLOGY - 22.9.1916.
NHM GENERAL - Many of the plates bear pencilled references to the Sloane Herbarium. Pencilled note on front flyleaf verso of Vol. 1, signed James Britten (?) and dated Jan. 2 1909, explaining the references.
NHM ZOOLOGY - Plate 13 in Vol. 1 belongs to the Appendix of Vol. 2, and vice versa.
NHM ZOOLOGY - The volume has been rebound. Spines have raised bands.
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An account of this work is published in: Transactions of the American Philosophical Society ; vol.41, p.469
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Author:
Catesby, Mark, 1683-1749.
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Main entry uniform title:
Uniform title:
Title:
The natural history of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands; containing the figures of birds, beasts, fishes, serpents, insects, and plants; particularly, those not hitherto described, or incorrectly figured by former authors, with their descriptions in English and French. To which is prefixed, a new and correct map of the countries; with observations on their natural state, inhabitants, and productions. Revised by Mr. Edwards ... To the whole is now added a Linnæan index of the animals and plants.
Varying title form:
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 145b.

Edition details

Publisher:
Printed for B. White
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1771
Edition:
Physical description:
2 v. fold. map., 220 col. plates. 54 cm.
Series entry:
Language(s):
English, French

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General notes:
English and French in parallel columns.
Title also in French: Histoire naturelle de la Caroline, de la Floride, et des isles de Bahama.
Contents notes:
Provenance:
Garden Club of America Library.
Title history:
Language notes:
With note:
Dissertation notes:
Subject:
Natural history Southern States Pre-Linnean works.
Natural history Bahamas Pre-Linnean works.
Natural history Southern States Pictorial works.
Natural history Bahamas Pictorial works.
Additional author(s):
Edwards, George,
1694-1773.
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OPAC identifier:
ocm05045304
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GCA copy has bookplate: Samuel P. Fowler. / Danvers, Mass.
Library's copy imperfect: lacks plate 10.