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A monograph of the Testudinata

by Bell, Thomas

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Published by S. Highley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Turtles

  • Edition Notes

    40 col. plates, with descriptive text and introduction.

    Statement[Thomas Bell]
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 unnumbered leaf, xxiv pages, 41 unnumbered leaves ;
    Number of Pages41
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26567915M

    Hard Cover. First Monograph in Three Parts. Volume 1; parts I and II. I. Essay on Classification.-II. North American Testudinata. Contains list of subscribers to this publication. pp. Volume II., part III. Embryology of the Turtle. Pp. with 34 plates.   There are useful illustrations here, and the book comes with a glossary, but to really get the most out of this book, you need to be familiar with the terminology – this is no pop-science book. This becomes clear once you get to the bulk of the book: ten chapters over some pages that very systematically go through the whole reptile family 5/5(1).

    This book is part of an unofficial series. Over the years, Johns Hopkins University Press has published eight books with titles like this (see below), each of which aims to offer a current picture of our thinking on the evolutionary relationships of . Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Seller Inventory #

      Thomas Bell, an English zoologist, was born Oct. 11, In , Bell began issuing in parts his Monograph of the Testudinata, a beautiful work on turtles, illustrated by none other than James de Carle Sowerby and Edward Lear. This is a work we do not have in our collections, so we show above a plate from the copy at the University of Glasgow Libraries . Contributions to the natural history of the United States of America v. 1 by Agassiz, Louis, at - the best online ebook storage. Download and read online for free Contributions to the natural history of the United States of America v. 1 5/5(4).


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Thomas Bell's rare and unfinished book, A Monograph of the Testudinata, represents the most ambitious attempt ever undertaken to summarize all the Pages: The Online Books Page A Monograph of the Testudinata. Title:: A Monograph of the Testudinata: Author:: Bell, Thomas, Link: frame- and Javascript-dependent page images at Octavo Press has recovered what was once the definitive monograph of the genus Testudinata, the turtles and tortoises.

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He became Professor of Zoology at King's College in London in and was a founder member of the Zoological Society of London. His Monograph of the Testudinata is said to the. Get this from a library. A monograph of the testudinata: London, [Thomas Bell; James de Carle Sowerby; Kraig Adler; Octavo Corporation,] -- Digitized facsimile of the London edition published by Samuel Highley in 8 parts, Reproduced from a copy in The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia; commentary by Kraig Adler.

A Monograph of the Testudinata. – – summarizes all the world's turtles, living and extinct. The book was authored by her husband, Thomas Bell and the forty plates are by Jane S. Bell, James de Carle Sowerby and Edward Lear. Monograph of the Testudinata.

[London: Halembourg, ]. 8 parts in one volume, 2° ( x mm). 40 hand-colored engraved plates by Edward Lear after J.C.D. Sowerby, lacking letterpress title (as usual). (First “Trionyx Labiatus” plate with title rubbed out and overprinted by the printer, a few pale marginal spots.).

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The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Thomas Bell (Bell, Thomas, ) A Wikipedia article about this author is available. Bell, Thomas, A Monograph of the Testudinata (frame- and Javascript-dependent page images at ) Help with reading books-- Report a bad link-- Suggest a new listing. Additional books from the extended shelves.

The book is the most outstanding collection of tortoise illustrations ever unsold parts of Bell's 'Monograph of the Testudinata', together with Sowerby's plates for the rest of the work were acquired by the publishers Sotheran, who wished to publish a new edition of the 8 parts, incorporating the remaining plates.

Thomas Bell’s most popular book is Out of This Furnace. A Monograph of the Testudinata by. Thomas Bell, A Monograph of the Leucosiadae: With Observations on the Relations, Structure, Habits and Distribution of the Family, a Revision of the Generic Characters, and Descriptions of New Genera and Species by.

This book forms the best collection of illustrations of tortoises and turtles ever produced. Its origins lie in a work produced some forty years earlier – the Monograph of the Testudinata by Thomas Bell (). Published by subscription between andeight parts were produced, each containing five plates.

He contributed chapters to "Zoology of the Voyage of HMS Beagle" and published two important books of his own, "British Stalk-eyed Crustacea" ( to ) and "A Monograph of the Testudinata" ( to ), both of which are regarded as the definitive works on their subjects.

Contributions to the Natural History of the United States of America: First monograph: in three parts, Volume 1. Louis Agassiz. Little, Brown and Company, - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book. - Bell, Thomas (author) - A Monograph of the Testudinata - - London - Ewell Sale Stewart Library, Acad.

of Nat. Sciences of Phil. - Berwick, Edward - Rawdon Papers - - London - Stanford Library. One of the outstanding authors of entomological literature of the Eighteenth Century, Moses Harris (–c) was interested in insect study from an early age. In this he was encouraged by his uncle who was a member of the first organised society of entomologists in England, the Society of the.《A Monograph of the Testudinata》 – – 簡單介紹世界上的各種龜。 《A History of the British Stalk-eyed Crustacea》 – 參考文獻 编辑.A Monograph of the Testudinata – – summarizes all the world's turtles, living and extinct.

The forty plates are by James de Carle Sowerby and Edward Lear. Thomas Bell. A History of the British Stalk-eyed Crustacea – John .