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Samouelle, George.
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The entomologist's useful compendium; or, an introduction to the knowledge of British insects.
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Soulsby no. 160

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London
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1819
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(8o)
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English

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003237791
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Samouelle, George, -1846
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The entomologist's useful compendium : or an introduction to the knowledge of British Insects,comprising the best means of obtaining and preserving them, and a description of the apparatus generally used; together with the genera of Linné, and the modern method of arranging the classes Crustacea, Myriapoda, spiders, mites and insects, from their affinities and structure, according to the views of Dr. Leach / by George Samouelle
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Entomologist's useful compendium (000142456) Entomologist's compendium (118760-2001)
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 160

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Publisher:
Thomas Boys
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London
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1819
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496 pages, 12 plates : illustrations ; 21 cm.
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English

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Also an explanation of the terms used in Entomology; a calendar of the times of appearance and usual situations on near 5,000 species of British insects; with instructions for collecting and fitting up objects for the microscope" -- title page
Dedicated to Dr. W. E. Leach, F.R.S.
Printed at no. 5, Paternoster Row, London.
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Entomology Textbooks
Nomenclature
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Linné, Carl von,
1707-1778
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9922963202081
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Index printed in three columns.
By permission of the Trustees of The Natural History Museum (London).
Copy at 72A o SAM (000142456): Plates 1-2 bound before explanation of the plates (p.445). Plates 3-6 bound pp.446-447, plates 7-10 bound pp.448-449,plates 11-12 bound pp.450-451
Copy 1 at SB o S.1d (000216916): Plate 2 bound before title page. Plates 1, 3-12 bound pp.448-449.
Copy 2 at SB o S.1d (000216917): Plates bound at rear.
Copy at 72A o SAM (000142456) quarterbound in blue leather with gold lettering on spine. Spine title - Entomologist's useful compendium.
Copy 1 at SB o S.1d (000216916) quarterbound in brown leather with gold lettering on spine. Spine title - Entomologist's compendium.
Copy 2 at SB o S.1d (000216917) quarterbound in green leather. Spine title - Entomologist's useful compendium.
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