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Figures of British Land Birds...to which are Added a Few Foreign Birds, with their Vulgar and Scientific Names

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Newcastle: S. Hodgson, for R. Beilby and T. Bewick, 1800

Provenance

Robert Allan [Allany?--inscription on title]; anonymous collector, by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 12, 1959.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

1800

Place of Publication

Newcastle, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Hugo 111; Roscoe 16

Dimensions

Overall: 25.2 x 16.8 x 3 cm (9 15/16 x 6 5/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.823

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 250 wood engravings

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Classifications

Illustrated books