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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, comte de, 1707-1788.
Buffon's Natural history.
London : Printed for the Proprietor, and sold by H.D. Symonds, 1797-1807
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Georges Louis Leclerc Buffon, comte de; James Smith Barr; H D Symonds; Thomas Gillet
|Notes:||At head of title: Barr's Buffon.
Extent: v. 1: viii, xvi, 333,  p.; v. 2: iv, 348 p.; v. 3: , 348 p., IV leaves of plates; v. 4: , 352 p.,  leaf of plates; v. 5: , 347,  p.,  leaves of plates; v. 6: iv, 346,  p.,  leaves of plates; v. 7: iv, 338,  p.,  leaves of plates; v. 8: iv, 343,  p.,  leaves of plates; v. 9: vi, 355,  p.,  leaves of plates; v. 10: , 366 p.
Imprint date of 1807 for v. 3-10; "T. Gillet, print, Wild Court" is added to title pages and appears at the colophons of v. 3-10.
Binders' instructions: last page of first count in v. 3-5, first page of last count in v. 7, last page of last count in v. 6, 8-9.
UF copy with hand colored plates; plates of v. 3-4 printed in red ink.
|Description:||10 v. : ill. ; 22 cm.|
|Contents:||v. I. The theory of the earth. Proof of the theory of the earth. : Article I-X--v. II. Proof of the theory of the earth. : Article XI-XIX. Conclusion of The theory of the earth. History of animals --
v. III. History of animals [continued]. History of man --
v. IV. [History of man] [continued]. --
v. V-IX. History of the brute creation. Of the degeneration of animals --
v. X. Of the degeneration of animals [continued]. Nature and properties of minerals, vegetables, &c. Experiments on light, and on the heat it may producce. General views of nature.
|Other Titles:||Histoire naturelle, générale et particulière.
Barr's Buffon, Buffon's Natural history