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History of British birds. The figures engraved on wood

by Thomas Bewick

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Published by Printed by J. Blackwell and Co., for R.E. Bewick: sold by him, Longman & Co., London; and all booksellers in Newcastle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Thomas Bewick
    ContributionsBeilby, Ralph, 1743 or 1744-1817, Cotes, Henry, Hancock, John, 1808-1890
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 volumes :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26317673M

    A History of British Birds: the Figures Engraved on Wood by T Bewick – A History of British Birds, indigenous and migratory (5 Volumes) – Dr W Macgillivray A Seller Rating: % positive. Media in category "A History of British Birds ()" The following 11 files are in this category, out of 11 total. A history of British birds - the figures engraved on wood () ().jpg 1, × .

    Identifier: britishbirds01bewi Title: History of British birds: the figures engraved on wood Year: (s) Authors: Bewick, Thomas, Beilby, Ralph, Subjects: Birds Publisher: Newcastle: Printed by Sol. Hodgson, for Beilby & Bewick: sold by them, and G.G. & J. Robinson, London Contributing Library: Getty Research Institute Digitizing Sponsor: Getty Research Institute. History of British Birds. The Figures Engraved on wood by The History and Description of Land Birds. Water Birds. Newcastle: Printed by Sol. Hogson, for Beilby & Bewick [&] Printed by Edward Walker, for T. Bewick, [but ], Two volumes, imperial 8vo, second edition of "Land Birds" and first edition of "Water Birds". wood engraved illustrations.

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William Yarrell's A History of British Birds was first published as a whole in three volumes inhaving been serialized, three sheets (=48 pages) every two months, over the previous six years. It is not a history of ornithology but a natural history, a handbook or field guide systematically describing every species of bird known to occur in : William Yarrell.

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Newcastle: Sol. Hodgson; Edward Walker ;2 vols. 8vo. xxx, [ii] Author: Bewick, Thomas. History of British Figures Engraved on Wood by T. Bewick. Vol 1. Containing the History and Description of Land Birds. Vol 2. Containing the History and Description of Water A Supplement to the History of British Birds.

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The half-title of Volume I reads, 'History Of British Birds. - Vol. I.' As well as Bewick's illustrations of the birds the book contains many decorative tail-pieces by him. The last page of Volume I carries an advertisement, 'Lately was published, Price 9s.

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His many works include the History of British Birds. Yann Martel is the author of The Life of Pi and A Twentieth Century Shirt, the latter forthcoming in Author: Thomas Bewick. Buy A History of British Birds: The Figures Engraved on Wood by Bewick, Thomas (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Thomas Bewick (c. 11 August – 8 November ) was an English wood-engraver and natural history author. Early in his career he took on all kinds of work such as engraving cutlery, making the wood blocks for advertisements, and illustrating children's gradually turned to illustrating, writing and publishing his own books, gaining an adult audience for the fine illustrations in A Born: c.

11 AugustMickley, Northumberland, England. A history of British birds. Six volumes, 10 1/4" x 6" A complete set of an early edition of the classic bird book, complete in a set of six volumes, in original blind-stamped blue cloth, with gilt decorations on spines & front covers, illustrated with coloured wood.

Thomas Bewick (–) was a master of book illustration and wood engraving from Newcastle upon Tyne, England. His many works include the History of British Birds. Yann Martel is the author of The Life of Pi and A Twentieth Century Shirt, the latter forthcoming in   Previous posts: Part 1, Introduction.

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