Caprimulgus. The Night Hawk, or Goat Sucker. (B1-82)


Caprimulgus. The Night Hawk, or Goat Sucker.
Lower Left: Edwards delint. Lower Center: London, Published as the Act directs, May 25, 1799, by J. Wilkes. Lower Right: Pass sculpt
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: May 25th, 1799
Artist: G. Edwards
Engraver: J. Pass
Paper Dimensions: 11 1/8 x 8 3/4 inches.
Platemark Dimensions: 9 3/8 x 7 1/4 inches.
Medium: Copperplate engraving
Language: English
Coloured: Black and white
Condition: The print is in great condition with some minor wear around the edges, as can be seen.
Keywords: Caprimulgus, Night-hawk, Hawk, Goatsucker, Bird, Birds, Ornithology,
Price: US$60
Identification Number: B1-82

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