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Synopsis of quadrupeds

Thomas Pennant

Synopsis of quadrupeds

by Thomas Pennant

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Published by Printed by J. Monk in Chester .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mammals -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesLandmarks II, monographs
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxxv, 382 p.
    Number of Pages382
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15214853M

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    A General History of Quadrupeds, first published in , showcases Bewick’s groundbreaking engraving techniques that allowed text and images to be published on the same page. From anteaters to zebras, armadillos to wolverines, this delightful volume features engravings of over four hundred animals alongside descriptions of their Brand: University of Chicago Press. A quadruped is a vertebrate which walks on four legs. This is the basic locomotion of amphibia, reptiles and which walk on two legs or those which fly have evolved from the basic pattern. The scientific term for quadrupeds is Tetrapoda.

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Find in a local library. Title. Synopsis of quadrupeds. Pennant, Thomas,author. Monk, John,printer. Griffith, Moses,illustrator. Murray, R., engraver. Mazell, Peter, activeengraver. Synopsis of quadrupeds.

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- Biodiversity Heritage Library The Biodiversity Heritage Library works collaboratively to make biodiversity literature openly available to the world as part of a global biodiversity community. BHL works best with JavaScript enabled. Synopsis of quadrupeds (Pennant, Thomas, ) xxv, [1], [2]p.,plates ; 8⁰.

(Chester:) printed by J. Monk, Preface signed: Thomas Pennant. The titlepage is engraved. With a final advertisement leaf. Synopsis of Quadrupeds by Pennant Fast. Be the first to write a review. About this product. Brand new: lowest price. The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging (where packaging is applicable).

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PREFACE. THE following Synopsis was originally in­tended for private amusement, and as an Index, for the more ready turning to any particular animal in the voluminous history of quadrupeds by M. DE BUFFON: But as it swelled by degrees to a size beyond my first expectation, in the end I was determined to fling it into its present form, and to usher it into the world.

The Quadrupeds of North America () The small quadrupeds were published in Octavo form just as the birds, but for the first time, the name of Audubon's son, John W., appeared on many of the plates. Bowen was the lithographer, but about 17 of the plates in volume one were lithographed by Nagel and Weingaertner of New York.

N1 - 1st edition () entitled: Synopsis of quadrupeds. 2nd edition () entitled: History of quadrupeds. AU - Pennant, Thomas, AU - Royal College of Physicians of London.

KW - Animals KW - Electronic books KW - Mammals KW - Zoology ER - TY - BOOK TI - History of quadrupeds. VL - Book Edition: 3rd Edition. Title. History of quadrupeds. Pennant, Thomas, Type. Book Material. Published material. Publication info. London:Printed for B.

White,Book Edition: [2 Ed.]. The third edition. First published in as ’Synopsis of quadrupeds’. An Alphabet Of Quadrupeds summary: An Alphabet Of Quadrupeds summary is updating. Come visit sometime to read the latest chapter of An Alphabet Of Quadrupeds.

If you have any question about this novel, Please don't hesitate to contact us or translate team. Hope you enjoy it. In his Synopsis of Quadrupeds was published; a second edition was expanded into a History of Quadrupeds.

At the end of that same year,he published A Tour in Scotland in Occupation: Naturalist and antiquarian. ‘Quadrupeds of North America’ by Audubon and Bachman.

Set of 3 leather bound books entitled The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America (Complete Set) by the author Audubon and Bachman published by John James Audubon () and Rev.

John Bachman () copyright New York 1st edition 3 volumes, hand-coloured lithographs. Page 35 - At the first appearance of any person, they set off in full gallop ; and, at the distance of two or three hundred yards, make a wheel round, and come boldly up again, tossing their heads in a menacing manner ; on a sudden, they make a full stop, at the distance of forty or fifty yards, looking wildly at the object of their surprise ; but upon the least motion being made they all 5/5(1).

Audubon, John James: Carolina Parrot Carolina Parrot, hand-coloured engraving and aquatint by Robert Havell, Jr.,plate 26 from The Birds of America by John James Audubon; in the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

Courtesy National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., Gift of Mrs. Walter B. James, The illegitimate son of a French merchant, planter, and slave trader and a.

InThomas Pennant described the breed in his book Synopsis of Quadrupeds, writing that the origin of the breed is from Dalmatia, he referred to it as Dalmatian. The book by Thomas Bewick A General History of Quadrupeds published in refers to the breed as Dalmatian or Coach : Croatia.

Quadrupedalism is a form of terrestrial locomotion in animals using four limbs or legs. An animal or machine that usually moves in a quadrupedal manner is known as a quadruped, meaning "four feet".

The majority of quadrupeds are vertebrate animals, including mammals such as cattle, dogs and cats, and reptiles such as lizards. Few other animals are quadrupedal, though a few birds like the shoebill. Summary This is an alphabet book filled with information about four legged animals.

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C., on F. C.'s The Quadrupeds' Pic-Nic consists of 1 parts for ease of reading. Expand/Collapse Synopsis Writer Mayne Reid examines the wide variety of fur-bearing four-legged animals otherwise known as "quadrupeds" in this classic work of non-fiction. The 24 chapters that Reid outlines in this book are dedicated to 24 distinct groups of quadrupeds ranging from mice to : True North.

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