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Cebus ursinus Desmar

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Printed text Cebus ursinus Desmar, Stentor fuscus Geoffr., Supply., XXV. E., Huet fils ad. nat.pinx., Fleischmann sc.
Size 21cm X 25cm
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March 6, 2010 at 2:15 pm

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A Domesticated Female, Orang Outang (1795)

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Date June 15, 1795
Publication location London, England
Publication source n/a
Publisher/artist Engraver: J. Chapman
Printed text A Domesticated Female, Orang Outang, Published as the Act directs, June 15th, 1795, J. Thle Del, Chapman Sculpt.
Size 13cm X 21cm
Other n/a

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March 5, 2010 at 8:24 am

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Pithecus Satyrus (The Red or Asiatic Orang-outang) (1833)

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Date 1833
Publication location Edinburgh
Publication source The Naturalist’s Library, Volume 1, Mammalia, Monkeys
Publisher/artist Edited by Sir William Jardine
Published, Engraved, and Hand-colored by William Home Lizars
Printed text Plate 2, Pithecus Satyrus (The Red or Asiatic Orang-outang), Stewart, Lizars
Size 11cm X 17cm
Other Google Books digitized archive: http://books.google.com/books?id=ywkOAAAAQAAJ

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March 4, 2010 at 7:21 am

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reBlog from Smithsonian Digital Library: Smithsonian Libraries

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If you are in the Washington DC area, check out:

The Libraries will host a two-day symposium titled “The Era of Experiments and the Age of Wonder: Scientific Expansion in the 17th–19th Centuries” March 4 and 5 in the National Museum of American History. This celebration marks the reopening of the Dibner Library of the History of Science and Technology, one of the Libraries’ two facilities for rare books and manuscripts.Smithsonian Digital Library, Smithsonian Libraries, Mar 2010

More details at the Smithsonian Libraries Blog

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March 3, 2010 at 3:21 pm

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Pithecus Satyrus (1833)

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Date 1833
Publication location Edinburgh
Publication source The Naturalist’s Library, Volume 1, Mammalia, Monkeys
Publisher/artist Edited by Sir William Jardine
Published, Engraved, and Hand-colored by William Home Lizars
Printed text Plate 2*, Pithecus Satyrus, Lizars
Size 11cm X 17cm
Other Google Books digitized archive: http://books.google.com/books?id=ywkOAAAAQAAJ

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March 3, 2010 at 7:52 am

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Pithecus Satyrus (The Red or Asiatic Orang-outang) (1833)

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Date 1833
Publication location Edinburgh
Publication source The Naturalist’s Library, Volume 1, Mammalia, Monkeys
Publisher/artist Edited by Sir William Jardine
Published, Engraved, and Hand-colored by William Home Lizars
Printed text Plate 2*, Pithecus Satyrus (The Red or Asiatic Orang-outang), Lizars, Stewart
Size 11cm X 17cm
Other Google Books digitized archive: http://books.google.com/books?id=ywkOAAAAQAAJ

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March 2, 2010 at 8:58 am

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Troglodytes Niger (1833)

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Date 1833
Publication location Edinburgh
Publication source The Naturalist’s Library, Volume 1, Mammalia, Monkeys
Publisher/artist Edited by Sir William Jardine
Published, Engraved, and Hand-colored by William Home Lizars
Printed text Plate 1, Troglodytes Niger, Lizars
Size 11cm X 17cm
Other Google Books digitized archive: http://books.google.com/books?id=ywkOAAAAQAAJ

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March 1, 2010 at 9:07 am

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