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Creator:
Mellin, August Wilhelm von.
Title(s):

Versuch einer Anweisung zur Anlegung, Verbesserung und Nutzung der Wildbahnen so wohl im Freyn als in Thiergärten : mit 118 Kupfern.

Published/Created:
Berlin ; Bey Joachim Pauli, 1779.
und Stettin : Bey Joachim Pauli, 1779.
Physical Description:
xxi, [1], 356 p., 1 leaf of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SK357 .M45 1779
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Anonymous. Attributed to August Wilhelm von Mellin.
Illustrations after William Halfpenny and Johann Elias Ridinger.
The plate is a colored engraved frontispiece. 117 additional colored copperplate engravings within text throughout.
Signatures: a-c⁴ (-a4) A-2X⁴ 2Y².
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in brown paper boards. Blue ink-stamp: Dr. Ing. C. H. K. Malayka.
Subject Terms:
Engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1779.
Paulus, Joachim -- Publisher.
Wildlife refuges -- Early works to 1800.
Contributors:
Halfpenny, William, d. 1755, ill.
Ridinger, Johann Elias, 1698-1767, ill.
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