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Gmelin, Carl Christian, 1762-1837.
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Gemeinnützige systematische Naturgeschichte fur gebildete Leser. Nach dem Linneischen Natursystem entworfen / von Carl Christian Gmelin
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Gmelin's Naturgeschichte.
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Soulsby no. 141*

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Auf kosten des rechnungs-rathes Neydeck
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4 Bde [in 5] : ill. col. ; 20 cm.
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General notes:
Tring copy of Vögel bound in 2 volumes and accompanied by 1805 Mammal volume. This set was published in Mannheim (im neuen Industrie-Contor, 1805, 1806, 1807). Tring also holds a reprinted version of the Bird volumes only, also published in Mannheim and dated 1809, bound in 3 volumes and including an index. Neither of these sets has a Soulsby number.
Contents notes:
Bd. 1: Säugthiere 1809. Bd. 2.1: Vögel 1806. Bd 2.2 Vögel 1809. Bd. 3 Amphibien 1815. Bd. 4 Fische 1818.
NHM GENERAL - Signature 'Harry Selfeye' (?) on all volumes. Signature 'J S Ciudno' (?) on front flyleaf of Bd. 2.1.
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In German, with lists of names in German, French and Latin.
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Additional author(s):
Linné, Carl von,
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Systema naturae
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By permission of the Trustees of The Natural History Museum (London).
NHM GENERAL - Presented by Basil H. Soulsby 16.x.1930. Dultz & Co. M.103.50
NHM GENERAL - Note by C Davies Sherborn on definitions of terms used in the work is pasted to the dedication page of Bd. 1. The volumes are numbered in red pencil 5760 (Bd.1); 5763 (Bd. 2.1); 5761 (Bd. 3); 5762 (Bd. 4). Some annotations to the illustrations in Bd. 1 only.
NHM TRING - Vol. 1 of the 1809 set has a stamp on the title page consisting of an A with a C on its side superimposed on it, both within an O.
NHM GENERAL - Refurbished: 1.xii.1930. 7/6.
RBR 18 o GME - Bd. 2. Vögel only.
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