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Title The zoology of Captain Beechey's voyage [electronic resource] : compiled from the collections and notes made by Captain Beechey, the officers and naturalist of the expedition, during a voyage to the Pacific and Behring's Straits performed in His Majesty's ship Blossom, under the command of Captain F.W. Beechey, R.N., F.R.S., &c. &c., in the years 1825, 26, 27 and 28 / by J. Richardson, N.A. Vigors, G.T. Lay, E.T. Bennett, Richard Owen, John E. Gray, Rev. W. Buckland and G.B. Sowerby ; illustrated with upwards of fifty finely coloured plates by Sowerby.
Imprint London : H.G. Bohn, 1839 (Howlett and Son)


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Description xii, 75, [93]-97, [1] p., [27] leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 28 x 22 cm.
Note "Published under the authority of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty."
Reproduction of original from The American Antiquarian Society.
Sabin no. 71031.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, a part of Cengage Learning, 2012. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Note Science; Travel.
Subject Blossom (Ship)
Zoology -- Bering Straits.
Zoology -- Pacific Ocean.
Zoology -- Oceania.
Zoology -- America.
Geology -- Oceania.
Geology -- America.
Other Author Richardson, John, Sir, 1787-1865.
Vigors, N. A. (Nicholas Alyward), 1785-1840.
Lay, G. Tradescant (George Tradescant)
Bennett, Edward Turner, 1797-1836.
Owen, Richard, 1804-1892.
Gray, John Edward, 1800-1875.
Sowerby, G. B. (George Brettingham), 1812-1884.
Buckland, William, 1784-1856.
Belcher, Edward, Sir, 1799-1877.
Collie, Alexander, d. 1835.
Great Britain. Admiralty.