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1. Trochus ziziphinus, Pearly Top; 2. Littorina littoralis, Periwinkle; 3. Patella vulgaris, Limpet. Ditto, showing under-side; 4. Purpura lapillus; 5. Scalatia communis, Common Wentletrap; 6. Cardium edule, Common Cockle; 7. Solen ensis, Razor-shell; 8. Mytilus edulis, Mussle; 9. Pholas dactylus.

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Title
1. Trochus ziziphinus, Pearly Top; 2. Littorina littoralis, Periwinkle; 3. Patella vulgaris, Limpet. Ditto, showing under-side; 4. Purpura lapillus; 5. Scalatia communis, Common Wentletrap; 6. Cardium edule, Common Cockle; 7. Solen ensis, Razor-shell; 8. Mytilus edulis, Mussle; 9. Pholas dactylus.
Names
Sowerby, G. B. (George Brettingham) (1812-1884) (Artist)
Wood, J. G. (John George) (1827-1889) (Author)
Collection

common objects of the sea shore : including hints for an aquarium.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1866
Place Term: London
Publisher: G. Routledge and Sons
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: QGO (Wood, J. G. Common objects of the sea shore. 1866)
Topics
Aquatic animals
Aquatic plants
Aquariums
Notes
Statement of Responsibility: By J.G. Wood ; with coloured illustrations from designs by Sowerby.

Content: TL01.04.180 -- Urban Neighors / ref to color pl. put into w/b ed. of 1857/
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 27446328
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b13560021
UUID: 3830fe40-c628-012f-fc9f-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1812: Creator Born
  • 1866: Issued
  • 1884: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "1. Trochus ziziphinus, Pearly Top; 2. Littorina littoralis, Periwinkle; 3. Patella vulgaris, Limpet. Ditto, showing under-side; 4. Purpura lapillus; 5. Scalatia communis, Common Wentletrap; 6. Cardium edule, Common Cockle; 7. Solen ensis, Razor-shell; 8. Mytilus edulis, Mussle; 9. Pholas dactylus." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1866. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5377-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "1. Trochus ziziphinus, Pearly Top; 2. Littorina littoralis, Periwinkle; 3. Patella vulgaris, Limpet. Ditto, showing under-side; 4. Purpura lapillus; 5. Scalatia communis, Common Wentletrap; 6. Cardium edule, Common Cockle; 7. Solen ensis, Razor-shell; 8. Mytilus edulis, Mussle; 9. Pholas dactylus." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 9, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5377-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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General Research Division, The New York Public Library. (1866). 1. Trochus ziziphinus, Pearly Top; 2. Littorina littoralis, Periwinkle; 3. Patella vulgaris, Limpet. Ditto, showing under-side; 4. Purpura lapillus; 5. Scalatia communis, Common Wentletrap; 6. Cardium edule, Common Cockle; 7. Solen ensis, Razor-shell; 8. Mytilus edulis, Mussle; 9. Pholas dactylus. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5377-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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1. Trochus ziziphinus, Pearly Top; 2. Littorina littoralis, Periwinkle; 3. Patella vulgaris, Limpet. Ditto, showing under-side; 4. Purpura lapillus; 5. Scalatia communis, Common Wentletrap; 6. Cardium edule, Common Cockle; 7. Solen ensis, Razor-shell; 8. Mytilus edulis, Mussle; 9. Pholas dactylus.