The Resource The birds of South Africa,, by Edgar Leopold Layard, C.M.G., F.Z.S., M.B.O.U., H.B.M. Consul at Noumea, New Caledonia

The birds of South Africa,, by Edgar Leopold Layard, C.M.G., F.Z.S., M.B.O.U., H.B.M. Consul at Noumea, New Caledonia

Label
The birds of South Africa,
Title
The birds of South Africa,
Statement of responsibility
by Edgar Leopold Layard, C.M.G., F.Z.S., M.B.O.U., H.B.M. Consul at Noumea, New Caledonia
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiU
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The birds of South Africa,, by Edgar Leopold Layard, C.M.G., F.Z.S., M.B.O.U., H.B.M. Consul at Noumea, New Caledonia
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Rare second edition; first ed. appeared unillustrated in 1867. For this edition Richard Bowdler Sharpe added descriptions of some 110 new species. Layard's original text was extensively revised
  • Includes 12 hand-colored lithographed plates by Keulemans
  • Bound in 3/4 leather
  • Bookplate: Gerald Longley Parker
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
New edition. Thoroughly revised and augmented by R. Bowdler Sharpe, Senior Assistant, Department of Zoology, British Museum, F.L.S., F.Z.S., M.B.O.U., M.A. Hon. Bates' College, Lewiston, Maine, U.S.A., Foreign member of the Royal Academy of Sciences of Lisbon; Foreign member of the American Ornithologists Union, etc., etc.,
Extent
xxv, [xxvii], 890 p., 12 leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn333301352
Label
The birds of South Africa,, by Edgar Leopold Layard, C.M.G., F.Z.S., M.B.O.U., H.B.M. Consul at Noumea, New Caledonia
Publication
Note
  • Rare second edition; first ed. appeared unillustrated in 1867. For this edition Richard Bowdler Sharpe added descriptions of some 110 new species. Layard's original text was extensively revised
  • Includes 12 hand-colored lithographed plates by Keulemans
  • Bound in 3/4 leather
  • Bookplate: Gerald Longley Parker
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
New edition. Thoroughly revised and augmented by R. Bowdler Sharpe, Senior Assistant, Department of Zoology, British Museum, F.L.S., F.Z.S., M.B.O.U., M.A. Hon. Bates' College, Lewiston, Maine, U.S.A., Foreign member of the Royal Academy of Sciences of Lisbon; Foreign member of the American Ornithologists Union, etc., etc.,
Extent
xxv, [xxvii], 890 p., 12 leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn333301352

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