Elater and Elops. Seventeen species of Elater or Skipper, & the Elops or Saur-fish. (B1-84)
Lower Left: H. Block del. Lower Center: London Published as the Act directs Sepr. 6, 1803, by J Wilkes. Lower Right: J. 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: September 6th, 1803
Artist: H. Block
Engraver: J. Pass
Paper Dimensions: 11 1/8 x 8 5/8 inches.
Platemark Dimensions: 9 7/8 x 7 1/2 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, as can be seen.
Keywords: Elater, Elops, Skipper, Saur-fish, bugs, bug, insect, insects, beetles, fish,
Identification Number: B1-84
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