The British Museum, or, Elegant repository of natural history / by William Holloway and John Branch, A.M.
- Additional Title(s):
Elegant repository of natural history
- London : Printed by J.D. Dewick, Aldergate-street, for John Badcock, Paternoster-Row, 1803-1804.
- Physical Description:
- 4 volumes in 1 : illustrations ; 15 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsQH48 .H65 1803Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Each volume has an added engraved title page, with vignette.
Osborne Collection of early children's books, 1566-1910, page 2
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary gilt-tooled sprinkled calf. With contemporary book box, to house all four volumes. Autograph: B. Ashburnham. 1804.
- Subject Terms:
- Ashburnham, B. -- Autograph, 1804.Birds -- Juvenile literature.British Museum (Natural History)Fishes -- Juvenile literature.Insects -- Juvenile literature.Mammals -- Juvenile literature.
- Engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1803-1804.
- Volume 1-2. Quadrupeds
- Volume 3. Fishes, insects
- Volume 4. Birds.