A Catalogue of the Shells Contained in the Collection of the Late Earl of Tankerville (Paperback)

Arranged According to the Lamarckian Conchological System (Clas

By George Brettingham Sowerby

Forgotten Books, 9781332970964, 138pp.

Publication Date: November 19, 2018

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Excerpt from A Catalogue of the Shells Contained in the Collection of the Late Earl of Tankerville: Arranged According to the Lamarckian Conchological System

ON the occasion of Opening for public inspection the matchless and celebrated Collection of Shells formed with such exquisite judgment and taste by the late Earl of Tankerville, and now confided to me by his Lordship's executors, for sale, some explanation of the particular object in view, and of the manner in which we intend to proceed, may appear to be necessary.

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