ARDEA CRISTATA MAXIMA AMERICANA: THE LARGEST CRESTED HERON; STELLIO AQUATICUS MINOR AMERICANUS: THE SPOTTED EFT; PULEX MINIMUS, CUTEM PENETRANS, AMERICANUS: THE CHEGO; SCAROBAEUS CAPRICORNUS MINIMUS CUTEM PENETRANS; BLATTA AMERICANA: THE COCKRO.

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Mark Catesby

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Ardea Cristata Maxima Americana: The largest crested Heron; Stellio aquaticus minor Americanus: The Spotted Eft; Pulex minimus, cutem penetrans, Americanus: The Chego; Scarobaeus capricornus minimus cutem penetrans; Blatta Americana: The Cockro.

Engraving handcolored, 1800.
Paper size 14 1/4 x 21 1/16 " (363 x 534 mm).
Good condition. Small pieces of paper in the lower margin missing, minor smudging in the lower margin, and minor spotting in the left margin.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 67254
Price: $600.00
Publisher :
[Appendix]. 10. From, ‘The Natural History of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands: Containing Figures of Birds, Beasts, Fishes, Serpents, Insects and Plants:…’ Engravings by Mark Catesby, published in London. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Natural History - Birds , Mark Catesby

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