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British Cyclopaedia of Natural History
by Charles Partington

1837-1842, Wm. S. Orr and Co., London

Original Hand-coloured Etchings, 160-170+ years old
Sheet size: approximately 6.25 x 9.5 inches.


Rhinoceros
Rhinocoros [sic]
(Rhinoceros)
$50


Hippopotamus
Hippopotamus
$45


Hyaenas
Hyaenas
Spotted Hyaena
Brook's Hyaena, Striped Hyaena

$35


Dogs
Dogs
Mackenkie River Dog
Esquimaux Dog
Thibet (Tibet) Dog
Wild Indian Dog



Alpine Mastiff
Alpine Mastiff
$50


Bears
Bears
Grisly Bear (Grizzly Bear)
$35


Antelopes
Antelopes
Klif-Springer
Steedman's Antelope


$35


Camels
Camels
Alpaca, Black Lama (Llama)
Arabian Camel

$45


Sheep
Sheep
Persian, Guinea
Many-horned, Rocky Mountain


$45


Horses
Horses
Calmuc Horse
Shetland Pony, Draught Horse

$50


Brahminy Bull [Brahman Bull]
Brahminy Bull [Brahman Bull]

Plate 2a, Iguana, etc.
Reptiles

Viper
Rattle Snake
Crocodile

$45

Plate 2a, Iguana, etc.
ORTHOPTERUS INSECTS

Prisopus horridus
Tripetaloceraferruginea
Metallyticus splendens
Scaphura Kirbii
Schizodactylus monstrosus


$35


Ichneumon
Ichneumon
Indian Ichneumon
Egyptian Ichneumon

$35


Baboons
Baboons
Pig Tailed Baboon, Black Baboon
Mandrill, Magot

$45


Apes
Apes
Black Gibbon, Ourang Outang
Chimpanse (Chimpanzee)

$45


Monkeys
Monkeys
Diana, Wanderoo
Capuchin, Probosus


Vultures
Vultures
Condor
Bearded Vulture, Egypian Vulture

$35


Eagles
Eagles
Harpy Eagle
Sea Eagle

$45


Ostriches
Ostrich
Female
Male

$35
(light text offsetting, but print
is not nearly as "yellow" as it appears in our scans)


Birds of Paradise
Birds of Paradise
Paradisoera Apoda
Paradisoera Regia
Paradisoera Ruber
Paradisoera Magnifica

$35


Bustards
Bustards
Little Bustard, Male
Great Bustard

$15
(staining left margin and lower margin)

sold
sold


Fossils
Fossil Remains #1
Cidaris Claviger (from the Chalk, Northfleet, Kent.)
Cidaris Seeptifera (from the same place)
Fish, from the Chalk, Northfleet.
Hamites Compressus, (from the Gault Speeton, Yorkshire.)

$15


Fossils
Fossil Remains #2
Ferns from the Lower Shale, Searbro
Ferns from the Coal Formation
Belemnites elongatus

$20

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