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Bibliography of North American conchology previous to the year 1860 : prepared for the Smithsonian Institution / by W.G. Binney.

Binney, W. G. (William Greene), 1833-1909 author. (Author). Smithsonian Institution, issuing body. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM p.d. 506 Unm58 v. 5, art. 1 (Text) 1720109-2016 General Federal documents Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM p.d. 506 Unm58 v. 9, art. 1 (Text) 1720110-2016 General Federal documents Available -

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  • Physical Description: 2 volumes (vii, 650; v, 306 pages) ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Washington : Smithsonian Institution, 1863-1864.
  • Manufacturer: Philadelphia : Collins, Printer

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General Note: Cover title.
Part 1 originally issued in 1863 as Smithsonian Institution publication 142; later reprinted in 1864 as article 1 of volume 5 of the Smithsonian miscellaneous collections (simultaneously Smithsonian Institution publication 158); part 2 originally issued in 1864 as Smithsonian Institution publication 174; later reprinted in 1869 as article 1 of volume 9 of the Smithsonian miscellaneous collections (simultaneously Smithsonian Institution publication 212).
A third part announced in advertisement to part 2 as "In an advanced stage of preparation," and designed to include a general index of authors, index of generic and specific names, and a history of American conchology, was never published.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note: part 1. American authors -- part 2. Foreign authors.
Subject: Mollusks > North America > Bibliography.

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