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Arcana, or, The museum of natural history : containing the most recent discovered objects : embellished with coloured plates, and corresponding descriptions : with extracts relating to animals, and remarks of celebrated travellers; combining a general survey of nature

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Date: 1811

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Perry, George. Arcana, or, the Museum of Natural History. London : Printed by George Smeeton for James Stratford. 1811.

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Perry, George (1811) Arcana, or, the Museum of Natural History. London : Printed by George Smeeton for James Stratford.

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Perry, George, Arcana, or, the Museum of Natural History. London : Printed by George Smeeton for James Stratford. 1811.

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The work was issued in parts, and probably began to appear in 1810, for the earlier plates are marked as published on Jan. 1st of that year

Hand-colored plates designed by G. Perry and engraved by T.L. Busby

Zoology -- Ornithology -- Entomology -- Ichthyology -- Botany -- Conchology -- Extracts from Dr. Winterbottom's travels -- Mr. Patterson's travels in Africa -- Extract of a tour, by Mr. Glas -- Extracts from Barrow's travels in China

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Publisher: London : Printed by George Smeeton for James Stratford

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Date Added: 2019-05-25

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