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Visual display of the Zoology of New York ; or, The New-York fauna : comprising detailed descriptions of all the animals hitherto observed within the state of New York : with brief notices of those occasionally found near its borders, and accompanied by appropriate illustrations

  1. Front
  2. Front
  3. Front
  4. Spine

Zoology of New York ; or, The New-York fauna : comprising detailed descriptions of all the animals hitherto observed within the state of New York : with brief notices of those occasionally found near its borders, and accompanied by appropriate illustrations

  • 1842
Albany, New York: W. and A. White and J. Visscher
  • Signed binding: Warner and Boynton, Binders, Albany, N.Y.
  • Brown vertical-rib-grain cloth with wide spaces in-between ribs. Blind and gold stamping on front and spine. Blind stamping on back. Yellow coated endpapers.
  • pts. 3 and 4 of 5 pts. Book contents: pt.III. Reptiles and Amphibia -- pt.IV. Fishes. Book topic: Zoology ‡z New York (State)

Publication Details

Date
1842
Publisher
Albany, New York: W. and A. White and J. Visscher
Language
English
Description of Original
Height: 30 cm.; Width: 24 cm.; Depth: 5 cm.
Subjects
Agriculture — Crops
Animals — Wild — Snakes
Decoration/Ornament — Lines
Decoration/Ornament — Corner pieces
Decoration/Ornament — Arabesque
Decoration/Ornament — Borders — Lines
Decoration/Ornament — Floral
Decoration/Ornament — Strapwork
Landscape/Nature — Harbors/Wharfs
Landscape/Nature — Rivers/Streams/Lakes
Allegorical figures — Liberty
Symbols — Suns
Symbols — Patriotic — Eagles
Transportation — Mechanized — Trains/Railways
Transportation — Water — Barges
Transportation — Water — Sailboats
Transportation — Water — Steamships
Book-cloth — Color — Brown
Book-cloth — Grain pattern — Rib
Bookbinding — Techniques — Blind stamping
Bookbinding — Techniques — Gold stamping
Endpapers — Coated
Endpapers — Color — Yellow
United States
Location of Original
University of Alabama Libraries. W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, Rare Books Collection. : QL194 .D4 1842x pts.3,4
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