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A natural history of birds illustrated with a hundred and one copper plates, curiously engraven from the life by Albin, Eleazar

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Published by Printed for the author and sold by William Innys in St. Paul"s Church yard, John Clarke under the Royal-Exchange, Cornhill, and John Brindley at the King"s Arms in New Bond-Street in London .
Written in English


  • Early works to 1800,
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Statementpublished by the author Eleazar Albin ; and carefully colour"d by his daughter and self, from the originals, drawn from live birds
ContributionsDerham, W. (William), 1657-1735, Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929, former owner, Tucker, Marcia Brady, former owner
LC ClassificationsQL674 .A33 1731
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. ([8], 96, [4] p., 101 leaves of plates; v.2: [8], 92, [2] p., 104 leaves of plates; v.3: [8], 95, [1] p., 101 leaves of plates) :
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25458723M

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