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Creator:
Couch, Jonathan, 1789-1870.
Title:
A history of the fishes of the British Islands. By Jonathan Couch ...
Published/Created:
London, Groombridge and Sons, 1862-65.
Physical Description:
4 v. ill., 252 col. plates (incl. fronts.) 26 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
QL633.G7 C8
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Friedman, J. Color printing in England, 1486-1870, 98
Selected exhibitions: "Color Printing in England, 1486-1870" (Yale Center for British Art, 20 April-25 June, 1978).
Advertisements: front and back endpapers of vols. 1 and 2.
Plates engraved by A.F. Lydon, after the author's drawings.--Cf. Friedman, Joan. Color printing in England, New Haven, 1978, 98.
Vol. 1 has imprint date 1862; v. 2, 1863; v. 3, 1864; v. 4, 1865.
Vols. 1, 3, and 4 retain their original dust-wrappers.
"B. Fawcett, engraver and printer, Driffield."
Tanselle, G.T. Book-jackets: their history, forms, and use, 62.2
Exhibition History:
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Color Printing in England, 1486-1870 (Yale Center for British Art, April 20, 1978-June 25, 1978)

Subject Terms:
Fishes -- Great Britain.
Form/Genre:
Dust jackets (Binding) -- 1862.
Contributors:
Lydon, A. F. (Alexander Francis), 1836-1917.
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