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Title:
The cabinet of natural history and American rural sports : with illustrations.
Published/Created:
Philadelphia : Published by J. & T. Doughty, 1830-1834.
Physical Description:
3 v. : ill. (partly col.) ; 30 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
QH21.U5 C33 1830+ Copy 2 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
QH21.U5 C33 1830 Copy 3 Flat
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
QH21.U5 C33 1830+ Copy 1 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Periodicals
Notes:
BEIN S9c 081: Individual numbers without captions, numbering, or dates. Numbering appears on covers, of which in the set here cataloged those for v.3 are bound at end of volume.
The first colored sporting prints made in America.
Printed by Russell and Martien (1830-1831) and William Stavely (1832-1834).
Publisher: John Doughty, 1832-1834.
"Designed to embrace the higher and more interesting branches of zoology, viz.: ornithology, and mammalogy, together with an account of the sports and pastimes of North America."
Illustrated with intaglio engravings, wood engravings, and lithographs.
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, A17
Includes extras.
Title page is engraved.
Sabin 9795
Podeschi, J.B. Horse and horsemanship, A17
BAC: British Art Center copy 1 is a complete set in the original parts, in publisher's printed wrappers (pale brown for vol. 1, no.1-vol. 2, no. 6, and blue-gray thereafter). Includes the 'extra' numbers for vol. 1 (Dec.1844) and vol. 2 (1833).
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 is bound in two volumes (vol. 2 and 3 bound together), in brown half calf and marbled boards. Bookplates: William Mitchell Van Winkle; E.R. Gee. Inscribed: Jno. B. Parker.
BAC: British Art Center copy 3 is incomplete: comprises vol. 1 (missing part 8).
Subject Terms:
Birds -- United States -- Periodicals.
Gee, E. R. -- Bookplate.
Hunting -- United States -- History -- Periodicals.
J.&T. Doughty -- Publisher.
Mammals -- United States -- Periodicals.
Natural history -- United States -- Periodicals.
Parker, Jonathan B. -- Autograph.
Russell and Martien -- Printer.
Sports -- United States -- Periodicals.
Stavely, William -- Printer.
Van Winkle, William Mitchell -- Bookplate.
Zoology -- United States -- Periodicals.
Form/Genre:
Engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1830-1834.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1830-1834.
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