The Resource Portraits of the game and wild animals of southern Africa : delineated from life in their native haunts, during a hunting expedition from the Cape Colony as far as the tropic of Capricorn, in 1836 and 1837, with sketches of the field sports, by Captain W. Cornwallis Harris, of the honorable E.I. Company's engineers, Bombay establishment ; drawn on stone by Frank Howard

Portraits of the game and wild animals of southern Africa : delineated from life in their native haunts, during a hunting expedition from the Cape Colony as far as the tropic of Capricorn, in 1836 and 1837, with sketches of the field sports, by Captain W. Cornwallis Harris, of the honorable E.I. Company's engineers, Bombay establishment ; drawn on stone by Frank Howard

Label
Portraits of the game and wild animals of southern Africa : delineated from life in their native haunts, during a hunting expedition from the Cape Colony as far as the tropic of Capricorn, in 1836 and 1837, with sketches of the field sports
Title
Portraits of the game and wild animals of southern Africa
Title remainder
delineated from life in their native haunts, during a hunting expedition from the Cape Colony as far as the tropic of Capricorn, in 1836 and 1837, with sketches of the field sports
Statement of responsibility
by Captain W. Cornwallis Harris, of the honorable E.I. Company's engineers, Bombay establishment ; drawn on stone by Frank Howard
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
SVP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1807-1848
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harris, William Cornwallis
Dewey number
599
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL337.S66
LC item number
H37 1840
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Zoology
  • Mammals
  • Game and game-birds
  • Natural history
Label
Portraits of the game and wild animals of southern Africa : delineated from life in their native haunts, during a hunting expedition from the Cape Colony as far as the tropic of Capricorn, in 1836 and 1837, with sketches of the field sports, by Captain W. Cornwallis Harris, of the honorable E.I. Company's engineers, Bombay establishment ; drawn on stone by Frank Howard
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Binding : Five Parts, original buff wrappers, front wrappers reproducing letterpress title, but dated 1840, 1841, 1841, 1842 respectively, while part 2 omits London in the imprint and part 5 gives Pickering's address as Piccadilly instead of Chancery Lane ... Work contains "tinted lithograph vignettes (one tint), coloured and heightened with varnish. Lithographed vignettes, uncoloured ..." cf. Abbey, J.R., Travel in acquaint and lithography 1770-1860, Folkestone, 1972, v. 1., no. 335, and Tooley, R.V., English books with coloured plates 1790 to 1860, London, 1978, no. 247
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
6825861
Dimensions
54 cm
Extent
1 preliminary leaf, vi pages, 1 leaf, 175 pages, 3 unnumbered pages, 30 unnumbered leaves of color plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)6825861
Label
Portraits of the game and wild animals of southern Africa : delineated from life in their native haunts, during a hunting expedition from the Cape Colony as far as the tropic of Capricorn, in 1836 and 1837, with sketches of the field sports, by Captain W. Cornwallis Harris, of the honorable E.I. Company's engineers, Bombay establishment ; drawn on stone by Frank Howard
Publication
Note
"Binding : Five Parts, original buff wrappers, front wrappers reproducing letterpress title, but dated 1840, 1841, 1841, 1842 respectively, while part 2 omits London in the imprint and part 5 gives Pickering's address as Piccadilly instead of Chancery Lane ... Work contains "tinted lithograph vignettes (one tint), coloured and heightened with varnish. Lithographed vignettes, uncoloured ..." cf. Abbey, J.R., Travel in acquaint and lithography 1770-1860, Folkestone, 1972, v. 1., no. 335, and Tooley, R.V., English books with coloured plates 1790 to 1860, London, 1978, no. 247
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
6825861
Dimensions
54 cm
Extent
1 preliminary leaf, vi pages, 1 leaf, 175 pages, 3 unnumbered pages, 30 unnumbered leaves of color plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)6825861

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