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BROOKES, Samuel, F.L.S.
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An introduction to the study of conchology: including observations on the Linnæan genera, and on the arrangement of M. Lamarck, etc.
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Soulsby no. 158d

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J. & A. Arch
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London
Publishing year:
1815
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vii, 164 pages : 11 plates ; (folio)
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English

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000487166
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Author:
Brookes, Samuel.
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Title:
An introduction to the study of conchology / Samuel Brookes.
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Soulsby no. 158d

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Printed for John & Arthur Arch
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London
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1815
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Language(s):
English

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008232532
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Brookes, Samuel, d.1838.
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An introduction to the study of conchology : including observations on the Linnaean genera, and on the arrangement of M. Lamarck ; a glossary, and a table of English names. Illustrated with coloured plates / by Samuel Brookes
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Brookes' conchology. Conchology - 1815.
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 158d

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Publisher:
John and Arthur Arch
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1815
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vii, 164 p., 11 plates : ill. (most col.) ; 29 cm.
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Language(s):
English

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Printed by Richard and Arthur Taylor, Shoe Lane.
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NHM GENERAL - Bookplate of John Cookney on front endpaper. NHM EARTH SCIENCES - Signature of Thos. Hardwicke on title page, with another signature above it, which may be the same name. NHM ZOOLOGY (MOLLUSCA) - Stamped with 'Zool. Dept. Mollusca'.
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Text in English, with Latin names.
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Linné, Carl von,
1707-1778
Lamarck, Jean-Baptiste Pierre Antoine de Monet de,
1744-1829.
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Systema naturae
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996289002081
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Index: p. 158-160.
By permission of the Trustees of The Natural History Museum (London).
NHM GENERAL - Presented by Basil H. Soulsby; 30.iii.1931; G. Fock; M.9.40.
NHM GENERAL - Acquired with the generous assistance of the Friends of the National Libraries.
NHM GENERAL - Ou(?) 71528 in pencil on front flyleaf.
NHM EARTH SCIENCES - 5 additional uncoloured plates pasted to 3 sheets bound in before title page, with plate 4 from coloured plates bound here, instead of proper sequence. Plates 10 and 11 not coloured, with note on protection sheet before plate 10 which says 'Note. Plates X and XI are copied from Argentville' [presumably Dézallier d'Argenville's L'histoire naturelle éclaircie dans deux de ses parties principales, 1742]. Annotations in text and on plates. Pencil drawing of <Strombus lambis> on both sides of sheet between plates 5 and 6. Bound in at end page bearing watermark 'F. HUS' with a manuscript note 'Bt. of Mrs. Howe Strombus pugillus-3 Chama Hipp caris(?)-4'.
NHM ZOOLOGY (MOLLUSCA) - Plate 4 bound in opposite title page. The other plates bound in order: 1-3, 5-11 at the back of the book. Plates 10 and 11 not coloured.
NHM GENERAL - Relettered; 27.VI.1931; 2/-.
NHM EARTH SCIENCES - The volume has been rebound.
NHM ZOOLOGY (MOLLUSCA) - The volume has been rebound.
NHM EARTH SCIENCES - Binding needs repair.
NHM PALAEO PROTOZOA - Binding needs repair. Inside spine cracked.
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