Buphaga. The African Beef-Eater. 1. 2. Buprestis Bimaculata, or Golden Cowburner. 3. The Fascicularis, or Yellow Cowburner. (B1-149)
Lower Center: London, Published as the Act directs, Jan. 25, 1800, by J. Wilkes. Lower Right: Pass sculp.
Author: John Wilkes
Source / Publication: Encyclopaedia Londinensis; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending, Under One General Alphabetical Arrangement, all the Words and Substance of Every Kind of Dictionary Extant in the English Language. In which the Improved Departments of the Mechanical Arts, the Liberal Sciences, the Higher Mathematics, and the Several Branches of Polite Literature, are Selected from the Acts, Memoirs, and Transactions, of the Most Eminent Literary Societies, in Europe, Asia, and America
Publisher: J. Adlard
Place of Publication: London
Date: January 25th, 1800
Engraver: J. Pass
Paper Dimensions: 11 x 8 5/8 inches.
Platemark Dimensions: 9 5/8 x 7 5/8 inches.
Medium: Copperplate engraving
Coloured: Black and white
Condition: The print is in good condition with some faint foxing across the print, as well as some wear around the edges, including being torn across the bottom right along the platemark line, as can be seen.
Keywords: Buphaga, Bird, Birds, Ornithology, African Beef-eater, African, Beef-eater, Buprestis, Bimaculata, Golden cowburner, Fascicularis, Yellow cowburner, cowburner, bugs, insects,
Identification Number: B1-149
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