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JARDINE'S NATURALIST'S LIBRARY LATHAM'S Index to the General History of Birds, ORNITHOLOGY, viz.

4to. bds, 10s 64

Winchester, 1828 HUMMING Birds, 2 vols. 12mo. 68 coloured plates, This volume being published two years after the portraits of Linnæus and Pennant, cloth, 108

others, is wanting to many of the subscribers' sets. Edinb. 1834-36

LATHAM'S Index Ornithologicus, sive Systema Peacocks, PHEASANTS, &c. 12mo.30 coloured plates,

Ornithologiæ, complectens Avium Divisiones with portrait of Aristotle, cloth, 5s ib. 1836

in Classes, etc. adjectis Synonymis, Locis, BIRDS OF THE GAME KIND, 12mo. 30 coloured plates,

Descriptionibus, 2 vols. 4to. cloth bds. scarce, with portrait of Sir S. Raffles, cloth, 5s ib. 1834

£1. 10s

1790 Coluubide (Pigeons), 12mo. 32 coloured plates, LATHAM'S Allgemeine Uebersicht der Vögel

, with portrait of Pliny, cloth, 5s ib, 1835

Deutsch von J. M. Bechstein, 2 vols. 4to. with PARROTS, 12mo. 32 coloured plates, with portrait

coloured plates, bds. 10s 6d Nurnberg, 1793 of Bewick, cloth,

In Vol. I. is a MS. letter from Bechstein to Latham, ib. 1836

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ib. 1837

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1633 British BIRDS, 4 vols. 12mo. 135 coloured plates,

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1832 in 1, 4to. neat in calf, £1. 1s

LESSON, Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux Mouches, KLEIN (J. T.) Systemata Avium, accedunt No- des Colibris, et des Trochilidées, 3 vols. royal menclatores Polono-Latinus et Latino-Polonus,

8vo.containing 216 most beautifully coloured plates, 4to. with 11 plates, bds. 10s 6d Lips. 1759

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ib. 1811

des Oiseaux du Genre Trochilus, royal 8vo. One of the most superb books on Ornithology. LATHAM'S Natural History, or General Synopsis

with 66 beautifully coloured plates, (pub. at 70 of Birds, with the Supplements and the Index LESSON, Histoire Naturelle des Colibris, suivie

francs) in a portfolio, £1. 16s

ib. 1832 Ornithologicus, the first edition, 10 vols. 4to. coloured plates, very neat in old russin, bright gilt

d'un Supplément à l'Hist. Nat. des Oiseaux backs, £9. 98


Mouches, 8vo. with 26 finely coloured plates, LATHAM'S General History of Birds, being the

calf extra, marbled edges, £2. 2s ib. 1831 Natural History and Description of all the Birds LESSON, Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux de Para(above four thousand) hitherto known or de

dis, des Séricules et des Epimaques, roy. 8vo. scribed by Naturalists, with the Synonymes of

with 45 finely coloured plates, (pub. at 65 francs) in a portfolio, £1. 16s

ib. 1835 preceding Writers; the second enlarged and

LE VAILLANT, HistoirE NATURELLE DES improved edition, comprehending all the disco

OISEAUX D'AFRIQUE, 6 vols. imp. 4to. containing veries in Ornithology subsequent to the former

300 beautifully coloured plates, red morocco, borpublication, and a General Index, 11 vols. 4to. with upwards of two hundred exquisitely coloured

ders, gilt edges, an original and fine set, £17. 17s

ib. 1799-1808 plates, elegantly hf. bd. morocco, £12.12s Winchester, 1821-28

the same, 6 vols. imp. 4to. coloured plates, This celebrated work was pablished at twenty-five, blue morocco, marbled edges, £9. 9s guineas in boards, with the plates coloured in a very

the same, 6 vols. imp. folio, LARGE PAPER, inferior manner. The present copies are all coLOURED with duplicate set of plates, plain and coloured ; LIKE HIGHLY FINISHED DRAWINGS, with studivus ac

red morocco, gilt edges, £26. 5s curacy, under the direction of several eminent Ornithologists, and most of the subjects have been compared

Published at £80. without the binding, which cost with living or preserved specimens in the Museuins and

£18. 18s. additional. Gardeus of London. Copies coloured in this manner

the same, 6 vols. imp. folio, LARGE PAPER, would not have been published at less than FIFTY with the duplicate set of plates, plain and coloured ; GUINEAS. Indeed the few copies of the old edition hf. bd. morocco, uncut, £21. formerly coloured by Miss Stone, similar in execution but inferior in accuracy to the present, have been sold

the same, 6 vols. imp. folio, LARGE PAPER, as high as from fifty to one hundred guineas at the sales with duplicate set of plates, plain and coloured , of Col. Stanley, John Dent, Esg. and Sir Mark Sykes. bds. (ercepting vol. 2, which is small paper in 410. “No scientific works on Nainral History ever ob

and bound in culf,) £10. 10s lained so much celebrity as those of onr venerable countryman Dr. Lathani. His General History of

the same, 6 vols. Histoire Nat. des Birds, which is an enlargement of his Synopsis, is up- Oiseaux nouveaux et rares de l'Amerique et des doubtedly the MOST USEFUL AND VALUABLE WORK OP Indes, 1 vol.-together 7 vols. imp. 4to.coloured ITS CLASS THAT HAS YET APPEARED, as it contains exact scientifio descriptions of every bird known at the

plates, fine copy in russia, marbled edges, £15. 15s time."--Neville Wood.

ib. 1799-1808

LE VAILLANT, Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux | LORD'S (Thos.) New System of Ornithology, or

de Paradis et des Rolliers, suivie de celles des Ecumenical History of British Birds, folio, Toucans et des Barbus, 2 vols. imperial folio, 114 plates, very beautifully and correctly coloured , LARGE PAPER, 113 beautifully coloured plates, red

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Published at £35. without the binding, which cost MACGILLIVRAY'S (Wm.) History of British £6, 6s, additional.

Birds, indigenous and migratory, 3 vols. 8vo. the same, with the Supplementary Vo- with numerous wood engravings, (pub. at £2. 8s) lume, containing “ LES PROMEROPS, LES GUE- bds. £1. 10s

1837-40 PIERS, ET LES COUROUcous,” 3 vols. imp. folio, MARTINET, Ornithologie, royal folio, 174 plates LARGE PAPER, 196 beuutifully coloured plates, bds. of Birds engraved by Martinet, Father and Son, £24. ib, 1806-7 FINELY COLOURED; russia, gilt edges, rare,

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Paris, 1792 PAPER, with 196 erquisitely coloured plates, and a

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ib. 1806-7 the same artists in exactly the same style; but the

figures are drawn from different subjects. This singularly magnificent book is published at £120. LE VAILLANT, Histoire Naturelle des Perro. MEYER'S (H. L.) Illustrations of British Birds, quets, 2 vols. imp. folio, LARGE VELLUM PAPER,

78 parts, 4to. containing 327 plates, beautifully 138 beautifully coloured plates, (pub. at £36. in

coloured, (pub. at £48. 16s) £28. 1835-41 Nos.) French bds. £12. 12s ib. 1801-5 MONTAGU'S (G.) Ornithological Dictionary, the same, 2 vols. imp. folio, LARGE VELLUM

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Supplement, 3 vols. 8vo. 24 plates, in calf neat, £15. 15$

ib. 1801-5
very scarce, £1. 10s

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the same, with the Supplement, 3 vols. PER, coloured plates, French bds. £18. 188

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1802-13 ib. 1801-5 MONTAGU'S (G.) Ornithological Dictionary, LE VAILLANT, Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux second edition, with many new articles and nouveaux et rares de l'Amérique et des Indes,

original Observations, by Professor Rennie,8vo. Vol. I. imp. folio, (the only volume published),

28 wood-cuts, (pub. at £1. 1s) cloth bds. 16s LARGE PAPER, 49 fine plates, with a duplicate set

1831 coloured, French bds. £5.

Paris, 1801 MUDIE'S (Robt.) History of British Birds, or the same, imp. folio, with a duplicate set of

the Feathered Tribes of the British Islands, the 49 plates, plain and coloured, but a few of the

2 vo 8vo. second edition, the plates beautifully plates and leaves are inlaid, £3. 3s ib, 1801 coloured, (pub. at £1. 8s) extra cloth bds. eleLe Vaillant was an enthusiastic traveller, and a most

gantly gilt on the backs, 165

1835 accurate observer of nature. The places to bis works

the same, 2 vols. green morocco extra, gilt are exquisite, having been made from the drawings of edges, richly gilt with birds, £1. 10s Barraband, the best ornithological painter France has This is, without any exception, the most truly ever produced.

charming work on Ornithology which has hitherto apLEWIN'S (W.) BIRDS OF Great Britain, with

peared, from the days of Willughby dowowards.

Other authors describe, Madie paints; other authors their Eggs, accurately figured, 7 vols. imp. 4to.

give the husk, Mudie the kernel. We most heartily consisting of 323 BEAUTIFULLY COLOURED DRAW- concur with the opinion expressed of this work by INCS, with descriptive text, russia, uncut,

Leigh Hunt (a kindred spirit) in the first few numbers £18. 185


of his right pleasant London Journal. The descrip

tions of Bewick, Pennant, Lewin, Montagu, and even Lewin made several sets of these beautiful drawings,

Wilson, will not for an instant stand comparison with at fifty guineas the set. Col. Stanley's copy sold for the spirit-stirring emanations of Mudie's living pen,' L 46. 6s.

as it has well been called. We are not acquainted with the same work, second edition, 8 vols.

any author wbo so felicitously unites beauty of style

with strength and nerve of expression-be does not in 4, royal 4to. coloured plates, hf. bd. russia, specify, he paints."-Wood's Ornithological Guide. £4. 14s 6d


“The Feathered Tribes' is indeed an EXQUISITE the same, 8 vols. in 4, imp. 4to. LARGE

WORK, and unquestionably the best that has yet ap

peared on the habits of our native birds, in that it is PAPER, coloured plates, bound in blue morocco, with scarcely second to those of Wilson and Audubou. gold borders, and gilt edges, £8. 8s

Mudie is tbe most accurate observer of nature,-Selby the same, new edition, 8 vols. in 4, 4to. excepted, and he treats not exclusively of habitscoloured plates, hds. £4.4s


consequently the 'Feathered Tribes' deserves a dis

linguished place on the shelves of the philosophic LEWIN'S (J. W.) NATURAL HISTORY OF THE BIRDS

ornithologist.”—Ornithologist's Text Book. or New South Wales, collected, engraved, and faithfully painted after Nature, by John Wil- NOZEMAN, SEPP, EN HOUTTUYN, NederLIAM Lewin, late of Paramatta, New South landsche Vogelen (Natural History the Wales ; third greatly improved edition, with an Birds of the Netherlands,) 5 vols. roy. folio, Index of the Scientific Names and Synonymes complete, containing 250 engravings of Birds, to the present time (1838), contributed by Mr. with their Nests and Eggs, by Christian Sepp and Gould, Mr. Eyton, and other scientific gentle- Son, BEAUTIFULLY COLOURED, hf. bd. uncut, £23. men, folio, with 26 plates, beautifully coloured,

Amst. 1770-1829 (pub. at £4. 4s) neatly hf. bd. morocco, £2. 2 OLINA (J. P.) Uccelliera, overo Discorso di diversi

1838 Uccelli particolare di que' che cantano, 4to. This beantifol and interesting volume, although now with figures by Tempesta and Villaniena, vellum, offered at a reduced price, has for a long time been 10s od

Roma, 1622 very scarce. The colouring of the present copies is so infinitely superior to what bave hitherto been sold, as

the same, 4to, morocco, gilt edges, fine copy, karcely to be recognised for the same plates.

£1. 4s

ib. 1684



ORNITHOLOGIA, METHODICE DIGESTA, atque Ico- on any of the Raptore, which for Adelity, boldness, nibus aeneis ad vivum illuminatis ornata a Xay.

and spirit, are unequalled-every feather is distinct,

yet beautifully blended." Wood's Ornithological Manetti, Lorentio Lorenzi, et Violante Vanni, Guide. (the letter-press in Latin and Italian) 5 vols. roy. SELBY'S ILLUSTRATIONS OP BRITISH ORNITHOLOGY, folio, containing 600 cotoured plates, executed in a 2 vols. 8vo. 2nd edition, (pub. at £1. ls) in bds. hold free manner, on faint outlines, so as to have 12s

1833 all the appearance of Drawings, hf. bd. uncut,

the same, 2 vols. 850. hf. bd. green morocco fine copy, scarce, £14. 14s Florentiæ, 1767-76

estra, gilt edges, £1. I's PENNANT'S (Tho.) Genera of Birds, 4to, 16 plates, This is the most complete Scientific Manual of British 10s


Ornithology yet published. Every known British Bird PENNANT'S (Tho.) Indexes to the Ornithologie

is enumerated, with an ample description of its plu

mage, babits, etc., the scientific as well as familiar of Buffon, and the Planches Enluminées, 4to. names given by different Naturalists, and references lo unbound, £1. Is


all those who have figured it. RAII (Jo.) Synopsis methodica Avium et Piscium, “ SELBY's is THE MOST MASTERLY WORK THAT HAS

EVER APPEARED ON THE BIRDS OF BRITAIN, AND 18 8vo. with 3 plates, calf, 78



Ornithologist's Text Book. Americana, Part

. II., the Birds by Wm. Swain- SPARRMAN (Andreas) Museum CARLSONIANUM, son, Esq. and John Richardson, M.D. 4to. with in quo Novas et Selectas Aves, coloribus ad 50 plates, beautifully coloured, and numerous vivum brevique Descriptione illustratas, exwood-cuts, (pub. at £4. 4s) hds. £2. 2s 1831 bibet, 2 vols. folio, 100 coloured plates, calf, very the same, 4to. russia ertra, marbled edges, neat, fine copy, £4. 4s

Holmiæ, 1786-89 £2. 12s 60


the same, 2 vols. folio, 100 coloured plates, ROUX, OrnitholoGIE Provençale, ou Descrip- calf, £3.38

ib, 1786-69 tion de tous les Oiseaux quí babitent constam- | SWAINSON'S Natural History and Classification ment la Provence, ou qui n'y sont que de pas

of Birds, 2 vols, 12mo. nunierous wood-cuts, bus. sage, 56 Livraisons, 4to. with upwards of '400 12s

1836-37 coloured plates, ( £16. 16s) scarce, £12. 12 SWAINSON'S ORNITHOLOGICAL Drawings, being

Marseille, 1825-29 Figures of the rarer and most interesting Birbs RUSES Innocentes, dans lesquelles se voit comment

of Brazil. Complete, 7 parts in 1 vol. on prend les Oiseaux passagers et non passagers;

royal 8vo. CONTAINING SEVENTY-EIGHT et de plusieurs sortes de Bètes. Avec les plus TIFULLY COLOURED PLATES, (pub, at £3. 13s 64) Beaux SECRETS DE LA Pêche, et un Traité très- elegantly hf. bd, morocco, £2. 5s

1841 utile pour la Chasse, par (Francois Fortin, dit)

This exceedingly beantifal work is in very few even le Solitaire Inventif; 4to. numerous plates, very

of the most complete ornithological libraries, as only

175 copies were printed, and Mr. Swainson refused to neat, 148

Paris, 1688

sell any excepting to those who had originally subSALERNE, Ornithologie, qui traite des Oiseaux de scribed for them. Terre, de Mer, et de Rivière, tant de nos Climats

“Mr. Swainson's name stands so deservedly high,

both as an ornithologist and an artist, that, in intro que des Pays Etrangers, augmentée sur le ducing this splendid work to the notice of our readers, Synopsis de Ray, royal 4to. 31 fine plates, com- we shall simply say that we consider it in every re

prising numerous figures, neat, 12s ib, 1767 spect worthy of its author. Parther commendation we SAVIGNY (J. C.) Histoire Naturelle et Mytholo

feel would be superfluous."-Loudon. gique de l'Ibis, 8vo. with 6 plates, sewed, 78 TEMMINCK ET LAUGIER, Nouveau Recueil de

ib. 1805

Planches Coloriées d'Oiseaux, pour servir de SCHÆFFER, Museum Ornithologicum, exhibens

Suite et de Complément aux Planches Enluenumerationem et descriptionem Avium, 4to.

minées de Buffon, COMPLETE, roy. 4to. 600 finely 52 coloured plates,calf, £l. Ils 6d Ratisb. 1789

coloured plates, arranged in four portfolios, £35. SELBY'S MAGNIFICENT WORK, THE FIGURES OP

Paris, 1820-38 British Birds, containing an exact and faithful

the same, LARGE PAPER, imperial folio, representation, in their full natural size, of all

with 600 plates, most beautifully coloured, in 14 the known species found in Great Britain,

thin vols. uncut, £50.

Printed in this size to correspond with the fulio 2 vols. elephant folio, 383 Figures in 228 beau.

edition of the Planches Enlaminees of Butfon. Very tifully coloured plates, (pub. at £105.) elegantly few copies were taken off in this magnificent manner, hf. bd, morocco, full gilt back and gilt edges, with the price of which was £76. 108. glased paper to the plates, £31. 103 1834 VIEILLOT (L. P.) Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux

whole bound morocco, richly gilt,

de l'Amérique Septentrionale, 2 vols. roy. folio, £35.

with 124 plates, bds. £3. 3s

Paris, 1807 the same, plain plates. (pub. at £31. 10s)

2 vols, royal folio, wanting three hf. bd. calf, £15. 153

plates, bds. £l. 1]s 6d

ib. 1807 the same, 2 vols. elephant folio, the plates VIEILLOT (L. P.) ET PAUL OUDART, Galerie m INDIA PAPER, hf. bd. green morocco, full gilt

des Oiseaux du Cabinet d'Histoire Naturelle backs, and gilt edges, .£21.


du Jardin du Roi, complete in 82 livraisons, The grandest work on Ornithology published in this

4to. with 301 plates, finely coloured, and 25 plates country, the same for British Birds that Audubon's is of beaks, (pub. at £20. 10s) £8. 8s ih, 1821-6 for the birds of America. Every figure, excepting in WALCOTT'S (John) Synopsis of British Birds, a very few instances of extremely large birds, is of the full natural size, beautifully and accurately drawn, with

2 vols. small 4to. upuurds of 250 plates, neat, all the spirit of life.

1789 Every individual of the Falcon and Owl Families “I am credibly informed that no more than twentse would make a PERFECT PICTURE OF ITSELF, so beau- five copies of this work were struck off. The plates turally and correctly are they executed : THEY HAVE were subsequently destroyed. The figures I know to CERTAINLY NEVER BEEN EQUALLED EVEN BY GOULD

be gennine, and to be in general copied froin the Birds AND AUDU BON.”-Ornitholoyist's Text Book.

in the Leverian Museum. I offered £4. 4s. for a copy The author has been inost successful, especially in to Thompson nearly 30 years ago, but I could not then the larger birds, and it would be impossible to improve procure it."- MS. Note by the late Mr. Donovan.

the same,

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WERNER, Hlstoire Naturelle des Perroquets, WOOD'S (Neville) Ornithologist's Text Book,

volume supplémentaire à la publication de Le being Reviews of Ornithological Works, 12mo. Vaillant, le texte par Bourjot St. Hilaire, com- cloth bds. 45

1836 plete in 28 parts, imperial folio, LARGE PAPER, 115 beautifully coloured plates, (pub. at 420 francs) £10. Tos Paris, 1837-38

Entomology WILLUGHBY'S Ornithology, enlarged by Ray;

to which are added Three Discourses, viz. Of ABBOT and SMITH'S Natural History of the rarer the Art of Fowling-Of the Ordering of Sing

Lepidopterous Insects of Georgia, with the ing Birds—and of Falconry, folio, with 78 fine Plants on which they feed, 2 vols. folio, with engravings, containing several hundred figures of

104 beautifully coloured plates, (pub. at £25. 4s) Birds, and the two scarce plotes of bird-netting, old bds. £6. 6s

1797 old russia, £l. Is


the same, 2 vols. folio, fine original copy, WILSON'S AMERICAN ORNITHOLOGY, or Natural

calf extra, by Kalthoeber, £7.7s. 1797 History of the Birds of the United States, second

“ Jobn Abbot was a most assiduous collector, and an American edition, with a Sketch of the Author's

admirable draftsman of insects. His work is one of Life by George Ord, 3 vols. royal 8vo. and the most beautiful that this or any other country can 1 vol. atlas 4to. containing 76 beautifully co- boast of. The original coloured impressions are seldom

met with."-Shainson. loured plates on the original large scale, being Wilson's own set of plates, complete, hf. bd. morocco ABEILLES, Hist. Natur. des, (par Bazin), 2 vols. eatra, marbled edges, £5.55 New York, 1828-29 12mo. with plates, calf, neat, 12s Paris, 1741

the same, LARGE PAPER, 3 vols. 4to. and ADAMS' (George) Essays on the Microscope, con1 vol. atlas 4to. similar to the preceding, taining a Description of Microscopes, general morocco extra, marbled edges, £6. 16s 6d

History of Insects, Description of 379 Animal

ib, 1828-29 cula, &c. 4to. with a folio utlas of 32 plates, fine WILSON’S AMERICAN ORNITHOLOGY, OR NATURAL impressions, bds. 16s


the same, 4to. with folio atlas, fine copy, WITH A CONTINUATION BY CHARLES Lucian

calf extra, by Kalthoeber, £1.7s


the same, 4to. with the folio atlas, elegantly Enlarged Edition, completed by the insertion of bound in blue turkey morocco, gilt edges, from the above One Hundred Birds omitted in the ori. Royal Library at Carlton House, £1. 11s 6d 1787 ginal Work, and illustrated by valuable Notes, ADAMS (George) Essays on the Microscope, with an interesting Life of the Author, by Sir second edition, edited by Kanmacher, 4to. with William JARDINE, Bart., F.R.S.E., F.L.S., folio atlas of 32 plates, bus. £1. 7s 1798 3 vols. 8vo. with a fine portrait of ll'ilson, and

the same, 4to. with the atlas folded in the 97 plates, exhibiting 363 figures of Birds accu- book, russia, neat, £i. Ils 6d

1798 rately engraved on glased drawing paper, and most ALBIN'S (Eleazar) Natural History of English beautifully coloured, elegantly

Insects, 4to. LARGE PAPER, with the 100 plates gilt, the top edges gilt, £4. 45

1832 exactly coloured by the Author, a fine copy in old In the present highly finished copies, all the Grounds

French red morocco, gilt edges, £2. 12s 60 1720 and Landscapes are likewise coloured. The poblica ALBIN'S Natural History of Spiders and other tion price of copies culoured in the ordinary manner, curious Insects, 4to. 53 coloured plates, very neat, on unglazed paper, and the grounds uncoloured, was

£1. 4s

1736 £6. 168 Bd in boards, and of copies finished in the extra

the same, 4io. with plates, uncoloured, bds

. style of tbe present, £10. 108. "American Ornithology has uniformly presented a

uncut, 10s

1736 highly interesting subject of investigation to Naturalists | BARBUT'S Genera Insectorum of Linnæus, illusand liberally edocated persons of all countries, even when the means of gratifying their curiosity were few

trated with Figures of English Insects, (French and difficult of attainment. Wilson's invaluable work and English) 4to. 22 fine coloured plates, bds. removed the obstacles to this attractive study, and con


1781 ferred on him an imperishable renown. His ardent

the same, 4to. calf, neat, £1. 1s 1781 and perspicacious mind enabled him to exhibit the truths he discovered, in that warm, lucid, and capti- BARBUT'S Genera Insectorum, etc. 1781, 22 covating language, whieh never fails to reach the heart loured plates- Barbut's Genera Vermium, exof his reader; while the faithfulness of his delineations shew most advantageously the accuracy of his pencil.-

emplified by figures of the Animals in the orders We may say, without hesitation, that such a work as

Intestina and Mollusca of Linnæus, 1783, 11 cohe has published in a new country, is still a deside. loured plates, 2 vols. in 1, 4to. very neat in calf, raturn in any part of Europe."

£1. 16s “The valuable Notes and interestiog Life of Wilson added to this new edition are from the pen of Sir

BARBUT'S GENERA INSECTORUM, &c. 1781, 22 coWilliam Jardine, a Naturalist of congenial mind in loured plates - GENERA VERMIUM, etc. 1783, feeling and talent. The plates are well executed, and 11 coloured plates-Genera VERMIUM, 2ND PART, the greatest possible attention bas been paid to accuracy

containing Testacea, Lithophyta, and Zoophyta of colouring. Altogether we bave rarely seen a more valuable work on Natural History, and not one more

Animalia, 1788, 14 coloured plates. Also A entertaining."-Lit. Gazette.

FOLIO VOLUME OF ORIGINAL UNPUBLISHED DRAW. “ The most delightful collection of Ornithological INGS of Testacea by Barbut, intended for a conBiographies with which we are acquainted." This is by far tbe best edition of the American

tinuation of his Genera Vermium,' partly Ornithology, both on account of the beautiful plates and coloured :-in all 3 vols. bound in green morocco, the interesting notes of the editor. Every ornithologist

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