Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 356 (U.8.24)
Date of Creation: Between 1699 and 1799
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Incerti Avctoris, Catalogvs Insectorvm.
Unknown Author, Index of Insects in Drury's Natural History.
Unknown Author, Catalogue of Insects in Cramer's Papillons Exotiques.
32, 2. and 33, 2. are pinned together at the top (originally also at the bottom) and contain botanical specimens.
41, 2 verso, 42, 2 verso-43, 2 recto contain entomological lists and numbers (?in each class), the last four pages being headed April 1775, all in the hand of I.
[Formerly P.3.11; S.9.150]
Arrangement: List Item Content
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 6 3/8 x 4, ff. 86, mainly in three hands, pp. 1-95 in double cols. of about 34 lines, each 6 x 1 3/4, 26, 1 recto-30, 1 recto in single cols. of about 24 lines, each 6 x 3, and again in single cols. of about 30 lines, each 6 1/8 x 3 3/4 (30, 2 recto-31, 1 verso), margined with ink, not ruled, no signatures or catchwords, pagination (pp. 1-95), stitching loose. Cent. XVIII.
Binding: Original, millboards, covered calf. Cent. XVIII.
[For detailed collation see: John Young and P. Henderson Aitken, A Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Library of The Hunterian Museum in The University of Glasgow. (Glasgow, 1908), p. 284.]
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Latin
Material Type: Document
Bibliography: John Young & P.H. Aitken, A catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of the Hunterian Museum in the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1908), p. 284.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247
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