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Illustrations of natural history : wherein are exhibited upwards of two hundred and forty figures of exotic insects, according to their different genera ... with a particular description of each insect : interspersed with remarks and reflections on the nature and properties of many of them

Author: Dru Drury; Moses Harris
Publisher: London : Printed for the author and sold by B. White, at Horace's Head in Fleet-Street, 1770-1782.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Pictorial works
Early works to 1800
Pictorial works Early works to 1800
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Drury, Dru, 1725-1803.
Illustrations of natural history.
London : Printed for the author and sold by B. White, at Horace's Head in Fleet-Street, 1770-1782
(OCoLC)970623867
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dru Drury; Moses Harris
OCLC Number: 1171124
Notes: English and French in parallel columns.
Vol. 2 dated 1773 ; vol. 3 dated 1782.
Vol. 2 title reads: "... upwards of two hundred and twenty figures ..." ; vol. 3 title reads: "... upwards of two hundred figures ..."
The plates were drawn and engraved by Moses Harris, and are hand-colored. See Nissen.
Errata at end of volumes 1 and 2.
Description: 3 volumes (151 leaves of plates) : color illustrations ; 29 cm (4to)
Responsibility: by D. Drury ; to which is added a translation into French ...

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