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Bewick, Thomas, 1753–1828
A supplement to the history of British birds. The figures engraved on wood by T. Bewick.
Newcastle, Printed by Edward Walker ... for T. Bewick: sold by him, and E. Charnley, Newcastle; and Longman and Co., London, 1821 [i.e. 1822]
Physical Description:
2 v. in 1 (50, 49, [1] p., 2 leaves) ill. 25 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NJ18 B47 A15 B51 1822
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BAC : Roscoe 29-30b.
Title vignettes; head- and tail-pieces.
The second edition, published in 1822. Cf. Roscoe, p. 114, 118.
In Roscoe's collation the 2 leaves with "Contents of ... land birds" and advertisement follow p. 50 of Part I.
Advertising matter, 1 leaf at end: Roscoe, Appendix 1, no. 9.
Subject Terms:
Birds -- Great Britain.
Bewick, Thomas, 1753-1828. History of British birds.

  • Part I. A supplement to the history of British land birds.--Part II. A supplement to the history of British water birds.

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