SEPT. 26, 2000


Aiton, William, 1731-1793.
Hortus kewensis, or, A catalogue of the plants cultivated in the Royal Botanic Garden Kew.
London : Printed for G. Nicol, 1789.
3 v. (xxx, 496, 460, 547 p., 13 leaves plates (7 folded)) : ill. ; 23 cm.
QK73.K4 A4 1789

Aldrovandi, Ulisse, 1522-1605?
[Monstrorum historia]
Vlyssis Aldrouandi patricii Bononiensis Monstrorum historia : cum Paralipomenis histori_ omnium animalium / Bartholom_us Ambrosinus ... labore, et studio uolumen composuit ; Marcus Antonius Bernia in lucem edidit proprijs sumptibus ... cum indice copiosissimo.
Bononiae : Typis Nicolai Tebaldini, 1642.
2 v. in 1 : ill. ; 36 cm.
574.03 A365 v.11 Oversize

Audubon, John James, 1785-1851.
The birds of America, from drawings made in the United States and their territories / by John James Audubon ... New York : Published by J.J. Audubon ; Philadelphia : J.B. Chevalier, 1840-1844 ([Philadelphia] : E.G. Dorsey)
7 v. : col. ill. ; 27 cm. (8vo)
QL674 .A9 1840

Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626.
Sylva sylvarum;
6th ed.
London, Printed by J. F. for William Lee, 1651.
9 p.l., 218, [19] p., 3 l., 36 p., 4 l., 64 p. front. (port.) 29 cm.
570 B128s6 Oversize

Bartram, William, 1739-1823.
Travels through North and South Carolina, Georgia, East and West Florida, the Cherokee country, the extensive territories of the Muscogulges, or Creek confederacy, and the country of the Chactaws; containing an account of the soil and natural productions of those regions; together with observations on the manners of the Indians. Embellished with copper-plates. By William Bartram.
The 2d ed. in London.
Philadelphia printed by James and Johnson, 1791; London, Reprinted for J. Johnson, 1794.
xxiv, 520, [6] p. 1 l. front. (port.) 7 pl. (1 fold.) fold. map. 22 cm.
F213 .B285

Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, comte de, 1707-1788.
Natural history, general and particular, by the Count de Buffon. Translated into English. Illustrated with three hundred and one copper-plates, and occasional notes and observations by the translator.
London, Printed for W. Strahan and T. Cadell; Edinburgh, W. Creech, 1781.
8 v. 301 plates (part fold.) 22 cm.
574 B929hEs

Catesby, Mark, 1683-1749.
Natural History of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands
London : Alecto Historical Editions, 1996.

Catesby, Mark, 1683-1749.
The natural history of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands: containing the figures of birds, beasts, fishes, serpents, insects, and plants; particularly, those not hitherto described, or incorrectly figured by former authors, with their descriptions in English and French. To which is prefixed, a new and correct map of the countries; with observations on their natural state, inhabitants, and productions. By the late Mark Catesby ... Revised by Mr. Edwards ... To the whole is now added a Linnaean index of the animals and plants ... Histoire naturelle de la Caroline, de la Floride, et des isles de Bahama ...
London, Printed for B. White, 1771.
2 v. 220 col. plates, double map. 53 cm.
Florida History F570 C359n Folio

Catholic Church.
[Book of hours]
Hore presentes ad usum Sarum impresse fuerut Parisius per Philippu pigouchet anno salutis. M.CCCC. xcviii. die vero. xvi. Maii. pro Symone vostre: librario comorante ibide : in vico nuncupato novo beate Marie. in intersignio sancti Johannis evangeliste.
[Paris : Phillipe Pigouchet for Simon Vostre, 16 May 1498]
[128] leaves : ill. ; 18 cm.
264.02 C3636h 1498

Chandler, Alfred, 1804-1896.
Illustrations and descriptions of the plants which compose the natural order Camellieae and of the varieties of Camellia japonica, cultivated in the gardens of Great Britain / the drawings by Alfred Chandler ; the descriptions by William Beattie Booth.
London : J. and A. Arch, 1831.
xii, 48 p., 40 leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 39 cm.
583.166 B725 Oversize

Descartes, Rene, 1596-1650.
L'homme. Latin.
Renatus Des Cartes de homine, figuris, et latinitate donatu a Florentio Schuyl ...
Lvgdvni Batavorvm, ex officina Hackiana, 1664.
20 p.l., 121 (i.e. 123), [1] p. illus., 10 pl. 21 x 17 cm.
612 D445d 1664

Dodoens, Rembert, 1517-1585.
A nievve herball; or, Historie of plantes: wherein is contayned the vvhole discourse and perfect description of all sortes of herbes and plantes: their diuers and sundry kindes ... and that not onely of those which are here growyng in this our cuntrie of Englande but of all others also of forrayne realmes commonly used in physicke. First set foorth in the Doutche or Almaigne tongue, by that learned D. Rembert Dodoens ... and now first translated out of French into English, by Henry Lyte.
London : G. Dewes, 1578.
12 p.l., 779, [25] p. : ill., port. ; 30 cm.
451.7 D643n Oversize

Durer, Albrecht, 1471-1528.
Di Alberto Dvrero pittore, e geometra chiarissimo. Della simmetria dei corpi hvmani, libri quattro.
Venetia : Domenico Nicolini, 1591.
p.; 143, <1> numb. l. : illus. ; 32 cm.
743.4 D955p 1591 Oversize

Jacobus Philippus, Bergomensis, 1434-1520.
[Supplementum chronicarum]
Opus preclarum supplementum chronica [rum] vulgo appattatu : in omnimoda historia nouissime congesta Fratris Jacobi Philippi Bergomensis : religionis heremitaru diui Auguistini decoris : saustissime inchoat.
[Venetiis : Bernardum Rizum, 1490]
[12], 261, [1] leaves (first and last blank) : col. ill ; 31 cm.
909 F718s Oversize

Johnson, Charles, fl. 1724-1736.
A general history of the lives and adventures of the most famous highwaymen, murderers, street-robbers, etc. From the famous Sir John Falstaff in the reign of K. Henry IV, 1399 to 1733. To which is added genuine account of the voyages and plunders of the most noted pyrates ... Interspersed with diverting tales, and pleasant songs, and adorned with six and twenty large copper plates, engraved by the best masters.
London, Olive Payne, 1736.
484, [2] p., [26] leaves of plates : ports. ; 36 cm.
364.15 J66g Oversize

Kneller, Godfrey, Sir, bart., 1646-1723.
The Kit-Cat club
Sold by J. Tonson & J. Faber, 1735.
2 p.l., 43 (i.e. 47) port. (1 double) 41 cm.
704.942 K68k Folio

Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519.
Il Codice atlantico della Biblioteca Ambrosiana di Milano / trascrizione diplomatica e critica di Augusto Marinoni.
Firenze : Giunti-Barbera, 1975-
v. 2 (of 12) : facsims. ; 30 cm.
ND623.L5 A4 1975 Folio

Linnaean Society of New England.
Report of a committee of the Linnaean society of New England, relative to a large marine animal, supposed to be a serpent, seen near Cape Ann, Massachusetts, in August 1817.
Boston, Cummings and Hilliard, 1817.
52 p. 2 pl. (1 fold.) 22 cm.
598.12 L758r

The orchid album, comprising coloured figures and descriptions of new, rare, and beautiful orchidaceous plants. Conducted by Robert Warner, and Benjamin Samuel Williams. The botanical descriptions by Thomas Moore. The coloured figures by John Nugent Fitch.
London, B.S. Williams, 1882-97.
11 v. 528 col. pl. (1 fold.) port. 32 x 25 cm.
QK495.O64 O5 Oversize

Peurbach, Georg von, 1423-1461.
Novae theoricae planetarum Georgii Peurbachii astronomi celeberrim.
Venetiis : Per Melchiorem Sessa, 1534.
[40] l. : ill. ; 15 cm.
521.5 P514

Pliny, the Elder.
C. Plinij. Secundi ... Historiae naturalis libri XXXVLJ. aptissimis figuris exculti ab Alexadro Benedicto ... emendatiores redditi.
[Impressus Venetiis, Per Melchiorem Sessam, 1513]
[14], ccxix leaves : ill. ; 33 cm.
871 P6n 1513 Oversize

Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan, 1896-1953.
The yearling / by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings ; with illustrations by N.C. Wyeth.
Limited ed.
New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1939.
viii, 400 p., <18> leaves of plates : ill. (some col.), facsim. ; 25 cm.
PS3535.A845 Y4 1939a

Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan, 1896-1953.
Yearling. Dutch
Jody en het hertejong / door Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings ; geautoriseerde vertaling van Mien Labberton.
Den Haag : Zuid-Hollandsche Uitgevers Maatsschappij, [ca. 1940] 438 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
PS3535.A845 Y4129 1940

Repton, Humphry, 1752-1818.
Observations on the theory and practice of landscape gardening. Including some remarks on Grecian and Gothic architecture, collected from various manuscripts, in the possession of the different noblemen and gentlemen, for whose use they were originally written; the whole tending to establish fixed principles in the respective arts. By H. Repton, esq.
London, Printed by T. Bensley for J. Taylor, 1803.
16, 222, <2> p. front. (port.), illus., plates (part col., part fold.) plans, diagrs. 34 cm.
SB471 .R427 Oversize

Rondelet, Guillaume, 1507-1566.
Gvlielmi Rondeletii ... Libri de piscibus marinis, in quibus verae piscium effigies expressae sunt ...
Lugduni : apud Matthiam Bonhomme, 1554-55.
2 v. in 1 : ill. ; 35 cm.
597 R771l Oversize

Vegetius Renatus, Flavius.
Fl. Vegetii Renati viri illustris De re militari libri quatuor. Sexti Julii Frontini viri consularis De strategematis libri totidem. Aeliani De instruendis aciebu liber unus. Modesti De vocabulis rei militaris liber unus. Item picturae bellicae CXX passim Vegetio adiectae. Collat sunt omnia ad antiquos codices, maxime Budaei, quod testabitur Aelianus.
Lutetiae, Apud C. Wechelum, 1532.
[8], 279 p. illus., plates. 32 cm
871 V93d Oversize

Volkamer, Johann Christoph, 1644-1720.
Nurnbergische Hesperides, oder, Grundliche Beschreibung der edlen Citronat- Citronen- und Pomeranzen-Fruchte, ... in vier Theile eingetheilet und mit nutzlichen Anmerckungen erklaret ...
Nurnberg, Johann Andrea Endters, 1708-1714.
2 v. fronts., plates (part fold.) 37 cm.
QK41 .V6 1708 Oversize

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