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Descriptions and figures of two hundred fishes
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Title

Descriptions and figures of two hundred fishes : collected at Vizagapatam on the coast of Coromandel

Title Variants

Alternative: Indian fishes

By

Russell, Patrick, 1727-1805

Heath, Charles, 1785-1848 , engraver
Neele, , engraver
Skelton, William, 1763-1848 , engraver
Reeve, Richard, 1780-approximately 1835 , engraver
East India Company
W. Bulmer and Co., , printer
G. and W. Nicol (Firm), , publisher

Type

Book

Material

Published material

Publication info

London, Printed by W. Bulmer and Co., Shakspeare Press, Cleveland-Row, for G. and W. Nicol, booksellers to his majesty, Pall-Mall, 1803

Notes

"The drawings ... were executed by a native of India"--Volume 1, page vii.

Engravers include Heath; Neele; Skelton; and Reeve.

The following descriptions are not accompanied by figures: volume 1, XVII, XXXIII, XXXIV, XXXVI, LV; volume 2, CLXIV, CC, CCI, CCII, CCV, and CCVI.

Many of the leaves of plates combine two or three numbered figures.

Two of the plates are numbered "IX" but illustrate different figures.

Nissen, C. Zoologische Buchillustration, | I, 3540

Subjects

Fishes , India , Pictorial works , Vishakhapatnam

Call Number

QL634.I4 R8 1803

Language

English

Identifiers

DOI: https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.140747
LCCN: a10001204
OCLC: 38634939

 

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