Diodon. 1. The oblong Porcupine-fish. 2. The orbicular Porcupine-fish. (B1-185)


Diodon. 1. The oblong Porcupine-fish. 2. The orbicular Porcupine-fish.
Lower Center: London, Published as the Act directs, March 12th, 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: March 12th, 1803
Engraver: J. Pass
Paper Dimensions: 11 1/8 x 8 3/8 inches.
Platemark Dimensions: 9 1/2 x 7 3/8 inches.
Medium: Copperplate engraving
Language: English
Coloured: Black and white
Condition: The print is in great condition with very minimal wear around the edges, as can be seen.
Keywords: Diodon, Oblong Porcupine fish, Oblong, Porcupine fish, Porcupine, Fish, Fishing, Orbicular Porcupine fish, Orbicular, Puffer fish, blowfish,
Price: US$70
Identification Number: B1-185

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