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Meteorology and Electricity.

Priestley (Josh.) Experiments and Observations on different

kinds of Air, and other branches of Natural Philosophy connected with the subject, in three vols. being the former six abridged and methodized, with many additions, 8vo.

Birmingham, 1790 Cavallo (Tiberius) Complete Treatise on Electricity, in Theory and Practice, 3 vols. 8vo.

Lond. 1795 Sanger (George) Elements of Electricity, 1 vol. 8vo.

Lond. 1814


Natural History in general.

Plinii (C.) Historia Naturalis, 1 vol. folio

Venet. per Nic. Jenson, 1472

3 vols. 12mo. Lug. Bat. Elzevir, 1635

ed. Jo. Harduini, 3 vols. folio

Paris, 1723

5 vols. 8vo.

Biponti, 1783-4 Plinio, Historia Naturale, tradocta di Lingua Latina in Fio

rentina, per Ch. Landino, 1 vol. folio Venet. 1476 Pliny, The Natural History, translated by Philemon Holland, 2 vols. folio

Lond. 1601 Aldrovandi (Ulyssis) Opera Omnia, scilicet, Ornithologia,

3 vols.; De Insectis, 1 vol.; De Reliquis Animalibus exanguibus, 1 vol.; De Piscibus et de Cetis, 1 vol.; De Quadrupedibus Solidipedibus, 1 vol.; Quadrupedum Bisulcorum, 1 vol.; De Quadrupedibus Viviparis et Oviparis, 1 vol.; Serpentum et Draconum Historia, 1 vol.; Monstrorum Hist. cum Paralipomenis Hist. Omnium Animalium, 1 vol.; Musæum Metallicum, 1 vol.; Dendrologiæ Naturalis, 1 vol.-13 vols. folio

Bononia, 1599-1668 Gesneri (Conr.) Historiæ Animalium, scilicet, de Quadru

pedibus, de Avibus, de Piscibus, et de Serpentibus, 3 vols. folio

Tiguri et Francof. 1551-87 Buffon (Comte de) Histoire Naturelle, générale et particuliere, 43 vols. 12mo.

Deux-Ponts, 1785 Natural History, general and particular, with Notes by W. Smellie, 20 vols. 8vo. Lond. 1812 A New Edition, by Wm. Wood.

abridged, 1 vol. 8vo.

Lond. 1791 Linnæus (Sir Ch.) General System of Nature through the Three

grand Kingdoms of Animals, Vegetables, and Minerals, edited by Wm. Turton, 7 vols. 8vo.

Lond. 1806 Shaw (Geo.) Zoological Lectures delivered at the London Institution, 2 vols. 8vo.

Lond. 1809 General Zoology, or Systematic Natural History, 30 vols. 8vo.

Lond. 1800-25 Wood (W.) Zoography; or the Beauties of Nature Displayed,

in Descriptions from the Animal, Vegetable, and Mineral Kingdoms, 3 vols. 8vo.

Lond. 1807 Spectacle de la Nature, ou Entretiens sur les Particularites de l'Histoire Naturelle, 6 vols. 12mo.

Utrecht, 1733 Bingley (Wm.) Useful Knowledge; or an Account of the va

rious Productions of Nature, Mineral, Vegetable, and Animal, 3 vols. 12mo.

Lond. 1816 Animal Biography; or Authentic Anecdotes of the Lives, Manners, &c. of the Animal Creation, 3 vols. 8vo.

Lond. 1805 Pennant (Th.) British Zoology, 4 vols. 4to. Lond. 1776 Indian Zoology, 1 vol. 4to. large paper

Lond. 1790 Sowerby (James) British Miscellany; or Coloured Figures of rare or little known Animal Subjects, 1 vol. 8vo.

Lond. 1806 Edwards (George) Natural History of Birds, Quadrupeds, In

sects, Plants, &c. containing 362 Coloured Plates, 8 vols. in 4, folio

Lond. 1802-1806 Wottoni (Edoardi) De Differentiis Animalium, Libri decem, 1 vol. folio

Lutetia, 1552 D'Obsonville (M. Foucher) Essays on the Manners of various

Foreign Animals (of the Eastern Nations), translated by
Tho. Holcroft, 1 vol. 8vo.

Lond. 1784

White (Gilb.)

Works in Natural History, with Observations, &c. by W. Marwick, 2 vols. 8vo.

Lond. 1802 Ray (John) Philosophical Letters between the learned Mr.

Ray and several of his Correspondents; to which are added those of Fr. Willughby: the whole consisting of curious Discourses and Improvements in the History of Quadrupeds, Birds, Fishes, Plants, &c. &c. 1 vol. 8vo.

Lond. 1718 British Museum: Synopsis of its Contents, 1 vol. 8vo.

Lond. 1809 London Museum Companion, containing a Description of upwards of 15,000 Natural Curiosities, &c. 1 vol. 8vo.

Lond. 1812 Scipion du Pleix (M.) La Curiosité Naturelle redigée en Questions selon l'Ordre Alphabetique, 1 vol. 12mo

Rouen, 1635 Swan (John) Speculum Mundi; or a Glasse, representing the

Face of the World; whereunto is added, a Discourse of the Creation, &c. 1 vol. 4to.

Lond. 1635 Sigaud (de la Fond) Dictionnaire des Merveilles de la Nature, 3 vols. 8vo.

Paris, 1802


Natural History in particular.


Bound together.

Topsell (Edw.) Historie of Foure Footed Beastes, col

lected out of the Volumes of Con. Gesner, and other
Writers, 1 vol. folio

Lond. 1607
Historie of Serpents; or Second Booke
of Living Creatures, 1 vol. folio

Lond. 1608 Bewick (T.) General History of Quadrupeds, the Figures engraved on Wood, 1 vol. 8vo.

Newcastle, 1792 Pennant (Th.) History of Quadrupeds, 2 vols. 4to.

Lond. 1793 Laysterie (C. P.) Account of the Introduction of Merino Sheep into Europe, 1 vol. 8vo,


Willughby (Fr.) Ornithology; wherein all the Birds hitherto

known, are reduced into a Method suitable to their Natures; translated into English: to which are added, Three Discourses—Of Fowling, of Singing Birds, and of Fal

conry; edited by John Ray, 1 vol. folio Lond. 1678 Latham (John) General Synopsis of Birds, 8 vols. 4to.

Lond. 1781-1802 One of the Copies coloured in a superior manner. Pennant (Th.) Genera of Birds, 1 vol. 4to. Lond. 1781

Indexes to the Ornithology of the Comte de Buffon, and the Planches Enluminées, 1 vol. 4to.

Lond. 1786 Bewick (T.) History of Birds, Figures engraved on Wood, 2 vols. 8vo.

Newcastle, 1797 Lewin (W.) Birds of Great Britain, systematically arranged,

painted after Nature, with Descriptions in English and French, 8 vols. 4to.

Lond. 1795-1801 Donovan (E.) Natural History of British Birds, 5 vols. 8vo.

Lond. 1794-98 Audebert (J. B.) et L. P. Vieillot, Histoire Naturelle des

Colibrìs, Oiseaux Mouches, Jacamars et Promerops, des Grimpereaux, et des Oiseaux de Paradis, &c. 2 vols. folio, grand papier

Paris, 1802 Raii (Joan.) Synopsis Methodica Avium et Piscium, 1 vol. 8vo.

Lond. 1713


Willughbeii (Fr.) Historia Piscium, edidit Joan. Raius, 1 vol. folio

Oxonii, 1686 Salviani (Hipp.) Aquatilium Animalium Historiæ, cum eo

rundem formis, ære excusis, 1 vol. folio Romæ, 1554 Donovan (E.) Natural History of British Fishes, 5 vols. 8vo.

Lond. 1808 Lister (Martin) Historiæ sive Synopsis Methodicæ Conchy

liorum quorum omnium Picturæ ad Vivum delineata exhibetur, 1 vol. folio

Lond. 1685 Perry (Geo.) Conchology, or Natural History of Shells, 1 vol. folio

Lond. 1811

Dillwyn (L. W.) Descriptive Catalogue of recent Shells, arranged according to the Linnæan System, 2 vols. 8vo.

Lond. 1817 Donovan (E.) Natural History of British Shells, 5 vols. 8vo,

Lond. 1804 Sowerby (James) Mineral Conchology of Great Britain, 8vo.

Lond. 1812 Montague (Geo.) Testacea Britannica; or Natural History of British Shells, with the Supplement, 3 vols. 4to.

Lond. 1803-8 Ellis (John) Essay towards a Natural History of the Coral

lines, and other Marine Productions of the like kind, 1 vol. 4to.

Lond. 1755


Raii (Joan.) Historia Insectorum, 1 vol. 4to. Lond. 1710 Swammerdam (Joan.) Biblia Naturæ, sive Historia Insectorum in Classes certas redacta, &c. 2 vols. folio

Leyde, 1737 Adams (Geo.) Essay on the Microscope, with a General His

tory of Insects, their Habits, Transformation, &c. edidited by Fr. Kanmacher, 1 vol. 4to.

Lond. 1798 Coloured Specimens, to illustrate the Natural History of

Butterflies, from the Collection of Mr. Lee of Hammersmith, 1 vol. folio

Lond. 1806 Harris (Moses) The Aurelian; a Natural History of English Moths and Butterflies, 1 vol. folio, Coloured Plates

Lond. 1766 Albin (Eleazer) Natural History of English Insects, 1 vol. 4to. coloured plates

Lond. 1720 Donovan (E.) Natural History of British Insects, 14 vols. 8vo.

Lond. 1792-1810

the Insects of China,l vol. 4to.

Lond. 1798

the Insects of India, 1 vol. 4to.

Lond. 1800

the Insects of New Holland, New Zealand, and other Islands in the Indian, Southern, &c. Oceans, 1 vol. 4to.

Lond. 1805 Gyllenhal (Leon.) Insecta Suecica Descripta, 8vo.

Scaris, 1808

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