A Bibliography of British Lepidoptera, 1608-1799

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Chiswick Press, 1960 - Lepidoptera - 315 pages
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A bibliography of British works on butterflies and moths from the early seventeenth to late eighteenth centuries. Includes biographical information on the authors covered. Plates are mainly portraits of the authors.

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Contents

Insectorum Theatrum sive Minimorum Animalium
5
JOHN
8
Wisdom of God
14
Francis Willughby
25
Methodus Insectorum
26
CHRISTOPHER MERRETT
34
Martin Lister
38
Johannes Godartius of Insects
39
English Lepidoptera
168
RICHARD BROOKES
180
John Berkenhout
192
Outlines of the Natural History of Great Britain
194
Catalogue of British Insects
199
William Curtis
204
Instructions for Collecting and Preserving Insects
204
CARL LINNAUS
211

WILLIAM DERHAM
65
Philosophical Letters
76
Eleazar Albin
77
RICHARD BRADLEY
83
Description Of some curious and uncommon
111
Elizabeth Blackwell
114
Holograph of a supplement
121
Directions for making a Collection
123
George Edwards
127
CHARLES SMITH
144
Charles Smith
145
MOSES HARRIS
156
Proposals for Harriss Aurelian
156
Original drawing by Harris between
166
John Aikin
214
Naturalists Calendar
220
FRANCIS FITZGERALD
226
George Shaw
229
GEORGE SHAW and FREDERICK NODDER
230
G RILEY
246
Natural History of Insects
254
Instructions for Collecting
276
James Bolton
278
GEORGE CRABBE
284
John Nichols
285
ANONYMOUS
290
Booksellers printers and publishers
303
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