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Pierre Denys de Montfort; Felix de Roissy; C S Sonnini; Georges Louis Leclerc Buffon, comte de
|Notes:||Published as a continuation of Buffon's Histoire naturelle.
Tomes 1-4 inclusive, dated "An X", were written by de Montfort; tomes 5-6, dated "An XIII", were written by Felix de Roissy.
In the French republican calendar, "An X" extended from Sept. 23, 1801 to Sept. 23, 1802; "An XIII" extended from Sept. 23, 1804 to Sept. 23, 1805. The exact months in which this publication began and ended are unknown.
Illustrations drawn by Denys de Montfort and by De Seve; engravers include Hubert, Duhamel, and Berthault, among others.
Publisher's advertisements on versos of half-title pages.
|Description:||6 v., 72 leaves of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.|
|Responsibility:||Ouvrage faisant suite aux Œuvres de Leclerc de Buffon, et partie du cours complet d'Histoire naturelle rédige ́par C.S. Sonnini ... par Denys-Montfort.|