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|Genre/Form:||Diced leather bindings (Binding)
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Early works to 1800 Early works to 1800
Early works to 1800
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Alexander Russell; Georg Dionysius Ehret; Patrick Russell; Abel Smith; Whitney S Bodman; Herbert L Bodman
|Notes:||Some plates signed: "G.D. Ehret delin."
Includes an index at the end of vol. 2.
Errata: last unnumbered page in each vol.
NLM copy: Single plate numbered 'I&II', vol.2, misbound before sig.U2 of vol. 1; vol.2 lacking plate numbered 'XIII'.
Microfilmed for preservation
RBC copy: Vol. 1: xxiv [iv misnumbered vi], 446, xxiii,  p.,  leaves of plates (3 folded); v. 2: vii, , 430, xxxiv,  p., 16 [i.e. 15] leaves of plates (1 folded). Binding: Diced brown calf; gilt fillet frame on front and rear covers; spines decorated and lettered in gilt. Spine title: Russell's Natural Hist: of Aleppo. Armorial bookplate on front pastedowns: "Abel Smith, Woodhall Park" [presumably Abel Smith (1788-1859) of Woodhall Park, Watton, Hertfordshire, though possibly his son of the same name]. Presented by the Rev. Dr. Whitney Bodman on behalf of the late Prof. Herbert Bodman.
|Description:||2 v., IV, , VI-XVI leaves of plates (7 folded) : ill. (engravings) ; 31 cm. (4to)|
|Responsibility:||by Alex. Russell, M.D.|
- Natural History -- Syria.
- Natural history -- Early works to 1800 -- Syria -- Aleppo -- Natural history -- Early works to 1800.
- Plague -- Early works to 1800.
- Plague -- Syria -- Early works to 1800.
- Medicine, Arab.
- Epidemiology -- Early works to 1800.
- Ethnology -- Syria -- Early works to 1800.
- Aleppo (Syria) -- Early works to 1800.