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A General History of Quadrupeds

Newcastle: S. Hodgson, R. Beilby, & T. Bewick [et al.], 1790

Provenance

Acquired from unknown source by MFA Library, 1902; transferred to Print Dept., May 1902.

Credit Line

Transferred from Museum Library

1790

Place of Publication

Newcastle, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet I, 838-39; ESTC (RLIN) T061242; Hugo 46-48; Roscoe 1b

Dimensions

Overall: 21.5 x 13.9 x 3 cm (8 7/16 x 5 1/2 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

BR1330

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 304 wood engravings

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books