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Mark Catesby's Natural History of America Watercolours from the Royal Library, Windsor Castle

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ISBN-10: 1858940389

ISBN-13: 9781858940380

Edition: 1997

Authors: Henrietta McBurney

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The Natural History , the life work of the English naturalist and artist Markatesby (1682-1749), the most important precursor of Audubon, was the firstomprehensive study of the flora and fauna of the eastern seaboard of Northmerica. Published here for the first time are the original watercolor
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Book details

List price: $59.95
Copyright year: 1997
Publisher: Merrell Publishers Limited
Publication date: 6/1/1999
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 160
Size: 9.50" wide x 12.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.398
Language: English

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Directors' Foreword
"The Perfecting of Natural History": Mark Catesby's Drawings of American Flora and Fauna in the Royal Library, Windsor Castle
The Windsor Volumes
Note on the Natural History Albums of Sir Hans Sloane
A Note to the Reader
Birds (1-17)
Fishes (18-23)
Crabs, Turtles and Corals (24-26)
Snakes, Lizards and Frogs (27-35)
Mammals (36-38)
Insects (39-40)
Plants (41-52)
Bibliographical Abbreviations
Photographic Credits