Drois, Draco, and Dracontium. 1. The Doris Argo, or Sea Lemon. 2. Under part of the same. 3. The draco Volans, or flying Dragon, upon the Dracontium foetidum or Scunkweed. (B1-85)
Lower Center: London, Published as the Act directs, July 30, 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: July 30th, 1803
Engraver: J. Pass
Paper Dimensions: 11 1/4 x 8 3/8 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, including a crease to the top left corner of the print, as can be seen.
Keywords: Doris, Draco, Dracontium, Doris Argo, Sea Lemon, Draco Volans, Flying Dragon, Dracontium Foetidum, Scunkweed, Skunkweed, Lizard, Lizards, Spider, Leaf, Leaves,
Identification Number: B1-85
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