The Resource An universal system of natural history : including the natural history of man, the orang-outang, and whole tribe of simia, all the known quadrupeds, birds, fishes, and amphibious animals ... forming a magnificent view of the three kingdoms of nature, divided into distinct parts, the characters separately described and systematically arranged, Volume the first

An universal system of natural history : including the natural history of man, the orang-outang, and whole tribe of simia, all the known quadrupeds, birds, fishes, and amphibious animals ... forming a magnificent view of the three kingdoms of nature, divided into distinct parts, the characters separately described and systematically arranged, Volume the first

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An universal system of natural history : including the natural history of man, the orang-outang, and whole tribe of simia, all the known quadrupeds, birds, fishes, and amphibious animals ... forming a magnificent view of the three kingdoms of nature, divided into distinct parts, the characters separately described and systematically arranged, Volume the first
Title
An universal system of natural history
Title remainder
including the natural history of man, the orang-outang, and whole tribe of simia, all the known quadrupeds, birds, fishes, and amphibious animals ... forming a magnificent view of the three kingdoms of nature, divided into distinct parts, the characters separately described and systematically arranged
Title number
Volume the first
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
General survey of human origins and varieties due to climate, education and habits; p.95-99 account of the native of New Holland based in accounts by Cook, Phillip and Dampier; includes between p. 96-97 coloured plate 'An exact portrait of a savage of Botany Bay', J. Ihle [Del.], J. Chapman [Sculp.]
Additional physical form
Vol. 3 also available electronically at Internet Archive http://www.archive.org/details/texts
Cataloging source
ANL
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1751-1800
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Sibly, E.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Natural history
  • Physical anthropology
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An universal system of natural history : including the natural history of man, the orang-outang, and whole tribe of simia, all the known quadrupeds, birds, fishes, and amphibious animals ... forming a magnificent view of the three kingdoms of nature, divided into distinct parts, the characters separately described and systematically arranged, Volume the first
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Held in Rare Book cupboard
  • Added t.p. engraved: Magazine of natural history, comprehending the whole science of animals, plants and minerals / divided into distinct parts, the characters separately described and systematically arranged by E. Sibly
  • Includes index
  • Ferguson no. 196a
Control code
000004838792
Dimensions
22 cm. (4to)
Extent
viii, 456 p., [20] leaves of col. plates
Other physical details
ill.
Label
An universal system of natural history : including the natural history of man, the orang-outang, and whole tribe of simia, all the known quadrupeds, birds, fishes, and amphibious animals ... forming a magnificent view of the three kingdoms of nature, divided into distinct parts, the characters separately described and systematically arranged, Volume the first
Publication
Note
  • Held in Rare Book cupboard
  • Added t.p. engraved: Magazine of natural history, comprehending the whole science of animals, plants and minerals / divided into distinct parts, the characters separately described and systematically arranged by E. Sibly
  • Includes index
  • Ferguson no. 196a
Control code
000004838792
Dimensions
22 cm. (4to)
Extent
viii, 456 p., [20] leaves of col. plates
Other physical details
ill.

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