The natural history of beasts

title page

  • Author: Jones, Stephen, 1763-1827, attributed name.
  • Title: The natural history of beasts : compiled from the best authorities, and illustrated by a great variety of copper plates, comprising near one hundred and twenty figures, accurately drawn from nature, and beautifully engraved.
  • Publication: London : Printed for E. Newbery, at the Corner of St. Paul’s Church Yard, 1793.

Catalog Record

659 793 J76

Acquired January 2020

The book of English trades, and library of the useful arts

frontispiece and title page

  • Title: The book of English trades, and library of the useful arts.
  • Edition: A new edition enlarges, with 500 questions for the exercise of students.
  • Published: London : Printed for Geo. B. Whittaker, 1825 ([London] : Shacknell and Arrowsmith)

Catalog Record 

71 825B

Acquired October 2019

 

Select amusements in philosophy and mathematics

title page

  • Author: Despiau, L.
  • Uniform Title: [Choix d’amusements physiques et mathématiques. English]
  • Title: Select amusements in philosophy and mathematics : proper for agreeably exercising the minds of youth / translated from the French of M.L. Despiau ; with several corrections and additions, particularly a large table of the chances or odds at play ; the whole recommended as an useful book for schools, by Dr. Hutton.
  • Publication: London : Printed for G. Kearsley, Fleet Street ; Edinburgh : Bell and Bradfute and Brash and Reid, Glasgow, 1801.

Catalog Record 

659 801Se

Acquired October 2019