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The animal kingdom, or zoological system, of the celebrated Sir Charles Linnæus.
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The animal kingdom, or zoological system, of the celebrated Sir Charles Linnæus. containing a complete systematic description, arrangement, and nomenclature, of all the known species and varieties of the mammalia, or animals which give suck to their young Class I Mammalia :

Title Variants

Alternative: Birds

Alternative: Class I, Mammalia

Alternative: Class II, Birds

Alternative: Kerr's Animal kingdom

Alternative: Mammalia

Uniform: Systema naturae

By

Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778

Gmelin, Johann Friedrich, 1748-1804
Kerr, Robert, 1755-1813
Archer, J., active 1792- , engraver.

Type

Book

Material

Published material

Publication info

Edinburgh : Printed for A. Strahan, and T. Cadell, London, and W. Creech, Edinburgh, 1792.

Notes

Translation of: Systema naturae, pts. 1-2, 13th ed. (edited by F. Gmelin). Leipzig : Impensis G.E. Beer, 1788-[1789].

Also contains Class II, Birds, with special half-title (p. [401]-644); the pagination of this part is continuous from pt. 1.

A printed errata slip, explaining the publisher's intention of issuing the remainder of the incomplete Systematic catalogue of birds (i.e. the missing section, p. 433-468) at a later time, is inserted between p. 432 and p. 469.

No more published.

The plates are engraved by J. Archer.

Compare with the J. Murray & R. Faulder 1792 (London) ed., cited in B.H. Soulsby, Linnaeus (2nd ed.), no. 122.

Subjects

Birds , Classification , Mammals

Call Number

QL605 .L75 1792

Language

English

Identifiers

DOI: https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.57940
OCLC: 7365004

 

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