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Contributions to the natural history of the Bermudas.

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Published by Govt. print. off. in Washington .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementEd. by J. Matthew Jones and George Brown Goode.
SeriesAdded t-p .... Bullletin of the United States National museum.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQ11 .U6 no. 25
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 353 p. xii pl.
Number of Pages353
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL271882M
LC Control Numbers 13000131
OCLC/WorldCa1878396

Contributions to natural history and papers on other subjects / (New York: J. Miller, c), by James Simson (page images at HathiTrust) The microscope and its revelations, (Philadelphia, P. Blackiston's Sons and Co., ), by William Benjamin Carpenter and W. H. Dallinger (page images at HathiTrust). The history of Bermuda is intertwined with the profession of piloting, being the trade, and perhaps art, of bringing seagoing vessels into the harbours of the island, through the treacherous reefs that are at once a barrier to such ingress and a protective skirt around the place. Washington, D.C: GPO, First editions. 26 Plates 15 of Fish, 11 Color ones of Birds in First Volume; 21 Colour plates 12 in color of Birds, 9 of Fish in Second Volume. Chromolithographic plates produced by R. and J.L. Ridgeway. 2, ; pp. 2 vols. 4to. Half modern red morocco, preserving original cloth covered boards some old traces of soiling to Edition: First Editions.


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