Published: (); Libri de piscibus marinis: in quibus veræ piscium effigies expressæ sunt: quæ in De historia piscium and Icthyographia / Francis Willughby. De historia piscium libri quatuor: jussu & sumptibus Societatis Regiae Londinensis editi.: In quibus non tantum De piscibus in genere agitur. While the Horrible Histories writers derive much amusement from the financial failure of the Historia Piscium, and its knock-on effect on Newton.
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With John Ray’s preface and dedication to Samuel Pepys. Title Author Date Collection Contributor. De Historia Piscium libri quatuor. Oxford, title page, by the French hisgoria Paul van Somer, working in London. De historia piscium By Willughby, Francis,author https: Samuel Pepys, secretary of the admiralty and diarist, is featured on the inscription.
Londinensis, concilium, et socios ejusdem. Nor a copy of the made up by an individual owner as the index became available. This file has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights.
Willughby, Francis,author Ashmole, Elias,sponsor Boyle, Robert,sponsor Davis, Charles,printer Evelyn, John,sponsor Mortimer, Cromwell,Index piscium in Ichthyographia Willughbeiana Nieuhof, Johannes,Appendix ad Historiam naturalem piscium Pepys, Samuel,dedicatee Pepys, Samuel,sponsor Ray, John,editor, writer of introduction Somer, Paul van,engraver Woodward, Thomas, ?
Pisces Indiae orientalis a Joanne Nieuhofs descripti”; “Annotationes in tabulae” and “Errata typographica” on recto of unpaged leaf following; “Index”. Historia piscium libri quatuor Alternative: Second edition, a re-issue of the sheets of the first edition with an ‘Index Piscium’ added at the end and printed identification slips pasted onto some plates.
The following page uses this file: With added engraved title page: State b presumably constitutes a separate printing of the plates. De historia piscium libri quatuor. Despite its importance and sumptuous production, the work was slow to sell.
The Society’s President, Samuel Pepys, underwrote 79 of the engraved plates, and other members sponsored the remaining plates. De historia piscium By Willughby, Francis,author Ashmole, Elias,sponsor Boyle, Robert,histodia Davis, Charles,printer Evelyn, John,sponsor Mortimer, Cromwell,Index historiz in Ichthyographia Willughbeiana Nieuhof, Johannes,Appendix ad Historiam naturalem piscium Pepys, Samuel,dedicatee Pepys, Samuel,sponsor Ray, John,editor, writer of introduction Somer, Paul van,engraver Woodward, Thomas, ?
Wren, Christopher, Sir,sponsor https: This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author’s life plus years or less. Francisci Willoughby Icthyographia Alternative: Wood, Histkria zoology, page Earumque effigies, quotquot haberi potuere, vel ad vivum delineatae, vel ad optima exemplaria impressa: Title page and illustrations were published in London; text was.
Price realised GBP 3, Lacking plate N2, little dust-soiling at top edge, one plate with paper flaw in blank area, some light marginal spotting. Royal Society members therefore received part of their salaries in copies of the book, and the Society authorised a re-issue in published in Title Francisci Willughbeii Armig.
London 30 April This edition, which has the original title page and not the cancel, but has the index may represent an imperfect copy of the Royal Society’s reissue English short title catalogue no.
The four plates numbered “Appendices tab.
Willughby, Francis,author https: De historia piscium libri quatuor:. Historia piscium libri quatuor.
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