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Natural history of the insects of China

containing upwards of two hundred and twenty figures and descriptions

by E. Donovan

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Published by H.G. Bohn in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China.
    • Subjects:
    • Insects -- China

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby E. Donovan.
      ContributionsWestwood, J. O. 1805-1893, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL483.C5 D6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 p.l., 96 p.
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL234285M
      LC Control Numberagr03001248
      OCLC/WorldCa3899309

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Book Title. Natural history of the insects of China: the figures drawn from specimens of the insects / By. Donovan, E. (Edward), Author: E. Donovan, J. Westwood. Natural History of the Insects of China by E Donovan,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Donovan's main interest was entomology and his published works included sixteen volumes of British Insects ( ) and the three 'magnificently illustrated' (Dunbar) volumes on The Insects of China, India and New Holland, the last being dedicated to Sir Joseph Banks, and acknowledging use of his collections and library.

Jun 21,  · Natural history of the insects of China, containing upwards of two hundred and twenty figures and descriptions by Donovan, E. (Edward), ; Westwood, J.

(John Obadiah), ; Donovan, E. (Edward), Epitome of the natural history of the insects of China. N1 - Earlier ed. was published in under the title: Epitome of the natural history of the insects of China. AU - Donovan, E. (Edward), AU - Westwood, J. (John Obadiah). Atlas of Amber Insects of China for the first time deals systematically with amber insects and is the only work of its kind to be published for the palaeontological and emtomological circles in China, hence it may be called the first atlas of Chinese palaeoentomology.

The amber insect specimens illustrated in this book were collected from the coal seams of the Guchengzi Formation of the Fushun Coal Mine. Buy Natural history of the insects of China A new ed by E Donovan (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible sheepshedgalleryandtearoom.com: E Donovan. May 16,  · This book chronicles the complete evolutionary history of insects--their living diversity and relationships as well as million years of fossils.

Introductory sections cover the living species diversity of insects, methods of reconstructing evolutionary relationships, basic insect structure, and the diverse modes of insect fossilization and major fossil deposits.5/5(2).

Mar 23,  · For An Epitome of the Natural History of the Insects of China he obtained specimens and information from George Macartney a British envoy to China. The source of the specimens in Insects of India is less clear. Donovan personally undertook all steps of the illustration process for his books, the drawing, the etching and engraving and the handcolouring.

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(Edward). Epitome of the natural history of the insects of China. This volume is the fifth in a series of Taxonomic Guides to the Stick Insects of South East Asia and the eighth book on stick insects by the author.

It is the third volume to report on the stick insects of Borneo. This book follows the concept of the first. Natural history of the insects of China: the figures drawn from specimens of the insects.

A New Edition with additional observations &c. by J. Westwood. London, published by Rob't Havell and H. Bohn, May 28, Pagination: (vi), 96 p., 50 leaves of plates.

Hand-colored copper-engraved plates, approximately 9 inches by 11 3/4 inches. Pemberley Natural History Books - Specialist Natural History Booksellers providing a mail order service for individuals, museums, research institutes, universities and libraries around the world.

For An Epitome of the Natural History of the Insects of China he obtained specimens and information from George Macartney a British envoy to China.

For Insects of India Donovan described and figured specimens in his own cabinet, that were originally collected by the late Duchess of Portland, Marmaduke Tunstall, a Governor Holford (many years resident in India), a Mr. Ellis, George Keate, a Mr.

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