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A general synopsis of birds

  • 190 Pages
  • 1.85 MB
  • English
Printed for Leigh & Sotheby , London
The Physical Object
Pagination4 microfiches (190 fr.)
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Open LibraryOL22031463M
ISBN 100665182201

Title. A general synopsis of birds. Latham, John, Latham, John, Type. Book Material.

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Latham’s General History of Birds, an enlargement of his earlier General Synopsis of Birds (), “is his great work, and was dedicated to George IV. He designed, etched, and colored all the illustrations himself” (DNB).

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A few small areas of wear to edges of boards; otherwise extremely fresh. The interior is nearly fine, with the slightest of foxing in a few spots and bright, sharp Book Edition: First Edition. He first began publishing his General Synopsis of Birds inbut he issued so many supplements over the following two decades that in he issued the whole work as The General History of Birds.

This is the rare second issue of that second, expanded edition, done by the publisher Henry Bohn in the mids. Available in the National Library of Australia collection. Author: Latham, John, ; Format: Book, Online; 2 v.: col.

ill. ; 26 cm. specimens for John Latham in compiling his General synopsis of birds (–), the importance of which was reinforced when Johann Friedrich Gmelin in turn made use of it in establishing Latin binomials for his edition of Systema naturae ().

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John Latham’s illustration of the Spotted Green Pigeon The bird was apparently quite rare even in the eighteenth century and as a result almost nothing is known about it."Vols. 2 and 3 have imprint: London, Printed for Leigh & Sotheby. Some copies issued with coloured plates.

copies of vols. and the first supplement printed; copies of the second supplement printed, ref. his General history, vol. I, p. vi.

"A catalogue of the principal authors referred to in this work": vol. 3, pt. 2 [pp]. Includes birds recorded on Cook's third .Collections Illustrations of the birds of California, Texas, Oregon, British and Russian America: Intended to contain descriptions and figures of all North American birds not given by former American authors, and a general synopsis of North American ornithology, 1.