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JOHNSTON, George.
A History of British Zoophytes.

Description:
pp. xii, 341, (i). Engraved Dedication leaf by LIZARS, 1 plate and many text woodcuts; 44 engraved plates by C. JOHNSTON, all interleaved with manuscript explanatory text. Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, wear to all external joints and top of the spine of v.1 worn with loss of the first panel, all edges gilt, book-plates of FRED C. B. JEFFERIES, ex libris RICHARD FREEMAN.

*For the detailed bibliography see : R. B. Williams.  Zoological Bibliography 2018 4(7)  ISSN 20454651  B1916DD3-FB77-4D03-A207-0B1BFE32C7D7  Published 5 April 2018. A publishing history and bibliographical descriptions, with dates of new taxa and nomenclatural acts (18251847), of the  preliminary papers and two editions, with additional interim papers, of George Johnston's A History of the British Zoophytes.

W. H. Lizars. Edinburgh.

Date Published: 1838. First edition. 2 volumes.

Stock No. 63477

Price: 100.00

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