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Ray, John.
Joannis Raii Synopsis methodica avium & piscium;: opus posthumum, quod vivus recensuit & perfecit ipse insignissimus author: in quo multas species, in ipsius ornithologiâ & ichthyologia desideratas, adjecit : methodumque suam piscium naturæ magìs convenientem reddidit. : Cum appendice, & iconibus .
Impensis Gulielmi Innys ... , Londini , 1713 .

2 v. in 1, ill., 20 cm. (8vo).

Notes: Text in Latin, with popular names of selected birds and fishes in English. Vol. [1] has special t.p.: Joannis Raii Synopsis methodica avium. Londini : [s.n.], Anno MDCCXIII.; v. [2] has special t.p.: Joannis Raii Synopsis methodica piscium. Londini : Prostant apud W. Innys ... , MDCCXIII. Edited by William Derham. Vol. [1]: [4], 198, [22] p., [2] leaves of plates; v. [2]: 166, [14] p., [2] leaves of plates. Includes indexes. "Ejusdem cl. authoris opera apud W. Innys venalia": v. [2], p. [13]-[14] of 2nd group. Mounted errata slip on verso of special t.p. of v. [1]. References: Keynes, G. Ray, |c 105; Wood, C. Vertebrate zoology, p. 529; Raven, C.E. Ray, p. 330-333. Hill copy 1: Without leaves T7 and T8; cf. Keynes. Provenance: Gregory V. Mathews; J. Teoke (signatures).

Edited by Derham, W. (William)


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