Didus. The Hooded Dodo. (B1-184)
Lower Left: G. Edwards delint. Lower Center: London, Published as the Act directs, Jany. 25, 1803, by J. Wilkes. Lower Right: J. 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: January 25th, 1803
Artist: G. Edwards
Engraver: J. Pass
Paper Dimensions: 11 1/8 x 8 5/8 inches.
Platemark Dimensions: 9 5/8 x 7 1/2 inches.
Medium: Copperplate engraving
Coloured: Black and white
Condition: The print is in great condition with very minimal wear around the edges, including a small tear into the bottom right of the print, beyond the platemark area, as can be seen.
Keywords: Didus, Hooded Dodo, Hooded, Dodo, Dodo bird, Bird, Birds, Ornithology, Extinct, Extinct bird, flightless bird,
Identification Number: B1-184
1. American Black Squirrel. 2. Ariel Petaurus. 3. Squirrel-Like Petaurus. 4. Lesser American Flying Squirrel. 5. 6. Grey Squirrel. 7. Common British Squirrel. 8. Common Ground Squirrel. 9. Agiump Squirrel. (B7-X-21)