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Bewick, Thomas, 1753-1828.
History of British birds.
Newcastle, Printed by Edw. Walker, for T. Bewick; sold by him, Longman and Co. London, 1826
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Thomas Bewick; Ralph Beilby; Henry Cotes
|Notes:||Title vignettes; head- and tail-pieces.
Letterpress: vol. I by Ralph Beilby, revised by Bewick; vol. II erroneously attributed to Henry Cotes who revised Bewick's text. Cf. Roscoe p. 71-73.
"Preface to the sixth edition": vol. I, p. [iii]-vi. Roscoe (p. 127, note 1)--counts this edition as the eighth.
|Description:||2 volumes : illustrations ; 27 cm.|
|Contents:||I. History and description of land birds.--II. History and description of water birds.|
|Series Title:||The works of Thomas Bewick, vol. III-IV|
|Responsibility:||by Thomas Bewick.|