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Title
  • The nature-printed British sea-weeds : a history, accompanied by figures and dissections of the algæ of the British Isles. / By William Grosart Johnstone, F.B.S.E., and Alexander Croall, A.B.S.E. ; nature-printed by Henry Bradbury. In four volumes..
Author
Johnstone, William Grosart,
Publication
London: Bradbury and Evans, 1859.-1860.

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v. 1TextPermit neededAvailableMEM (Bradbury) 18-1702 v. 1Schwarzman Building - Print Collection Room 308
v. 2TextPermit neededAvailableMEM (Bradbury) 18-1702 v. 2Schwarzman Building - Print Collection Room 308
v. 3TextPermit neededAvailableMEM (Bradbury) 18-1702 v. 3Schwarzman Building - Print Collection Room 308
v. 4TextPermit neededAvailableMEM (Bradbury) 18-1702 v. 4Schwarzman Building - Print Collection Room 308

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Description
4 v., CCVII [i.e. 207], leaves of colored plates : black and white illustrations; 25 cm
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Intaglio prints.
  • Nature prints.
  • Pictorial works.
Note
  • Plates consist of nature prints (in this case, prints made by intaglio electrotype plates produced from a mold of the object); most are printed in one color, with additional etched illustrations of details in the same color and lettering in black, some are printed in 2 (or rarely 3) colors à la poupée, and some include hand coloring; some appear to have tonal areas in aquatint.
  • Numbered plates include 22 1/2, 47A/B, 59A/B/C, 68A/B, 69A/B, 70A/B/C/, 91A/B/C/, 92A/B, and 206B (preceded by 206); the last plate (v.4, facing p. 213) is unnumbered.
  • Each volume has added engraved title page printed in black, with a cartouche containing a nature print printed in color ink.
Bibliography (note)
  • Bibliography: v. 4, p. [285]-301.
Contents
1. Rhodospermeae. Fam. I-IX -- 2. Rhodospermeae. Fam. X-XIII -- 3. Melanospermeae -- 4. Chlorospermeae.
Call Number
MEM (Bradbury) 18-1702
LCCN
05038017
OCLC
3146518
Author
Johnstone, William Grosart, author.
Title
The nature-printed British sea-weeds : a history, accompanied by figures and dissections of the algæ of the British Isles. / By William Grosart Johnstone, F.B.S.E., and Alexander Croall, A.B.S.E. ; nature-printed by Henry Bradbury. In four volumes..
Publisher
London: Bradbury and Evans, 1859.-1860.
Type of Content
text
still image
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
volume
Bibliography
Bibliography: v. 4, p. [285]-301.
Place of Publication
England London
Added Author
Croall, Alexander, 1809-1885, author.
Bradbury, Henry, 1831-1860, engraver.
Other Form:
Online version: Johnstone, William Grosart. Nature-printed British sea-weeds (OCoLC)1003192576
Research Call Number
MEM (Bradbury) 18-1702
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