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  1. A catalogue of the genuine and entire collection of valuable gems, bronzes, marble and other busts and antiquities, of the late Doctor Mead : which (by order of the executors) will be sold by auction, by Mr. Langford, at his House in the Great Piazza, Covent Garden, on Tuesday the 11th of this instant March 1755, and the four following days. The said collection will be exhibited to public view on Friday, Saturday and Monday, the 7th, 8th and 10th instant, from ten in the morning till four, and the sale will begin each day punctually at twelve o'clock. Catalogues of which may be had on Thursday the 6th, at Mr. Langford's aforesaid.
    By: Langford, - Mead, Richard,
    Publication info: London :Mr. Langford,1755
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    Subjects: 1673-1754  Antiquities  Art  Art collections  Auction catalogs  Catalogs  Catalogs and collections  Decorative arts  Doctor Mead [Richard Mead]  Early works to 1800  England  Mead, Richard,  Natural history  Natural history collections  Private collections  
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  2. Catalogue des tableaux, dessins, marbres, bronzes, terres cuites, pierres gravées, meubles précieux, ... objets d'histoire naturelle, &c. &c. du cabinet de M. *** : dont la vente se fera à l'hôtel de Louvois, rue de Richelieu, vis-à-vis celle de Colbert, le lundi 10 février 1783, & jours suivans ... /
    By: Paillet, A. J. - Dufresne, - Julliot, P. F. - Prault, Louis-François,
    Publication info: Il se distribuera à Paris :Audit hôtel de Louvois ... :MDCCLXXXIII [1783]
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    Subjects: [Blondel d'Azincourt, fils de M. Blondel de Gagny]  1719-1794  Art  Art collections  Art, European  Auction catalogs  Blondel d'Azaincourt, Barthélémy-Augustin,  Catalogs  Catalogs and collections  Decorative arts  Early works to 1800  France  Natural history  Natural history collections  Private collections  
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  3. Catalogue of the genera and species of recent shells in the collection of C.B. Adams.
    By: Adams, C. B.
    Publication info: Middlebury :J. Cobb, Printer,1847.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: (Charles Baker),  1814-1853  Adams, C. B  Catalogs  Catalogs and collections  Mollusks  Private collections  
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  4. Catalogue of the Hadfield collection of shells from the Lifu and Uvea, Loyalty Islands / James Cosmo Melvill and Robert Standen.
    By: Melvill, James Cosmo - Standen, Robert. - Manchester Museum (University of Manchester)
    Publication info: Manchester :J.E. Cornish,1895-1897.
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    Subjects: Hadfield, James  Private collections  
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  5. A catalogue of the Portland Museum : lately the property of the Duchess Dowager of Portland deceased which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Skinner and Co. on Monday the 24th of April, 1786, and the thirty-seven following days ... Sundays, and the 5th of June ... excepted ...
    By: Portland, Margaret Cavendish Holles Harley, - Lightfoot, John, - Skinner and Company.
    Publication info: [London :s.n.],1786.
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    Subjects: Art objects  Catalogs  Catalogs and collections  Collectors and collecting  Early works to 1800  Mollusks  Private collections  Zoological specimens  
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  6. A catalogue of the Portland Museum, lately the property of the Duchess Dowager of Portland which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Skinner and Co. on Monday the 24th of April, 1786, and the thirty-seven following days ... Sundays, and the 5th of June ... excepted ...
    By: Portland, Margaret Cavendish Holles Harley,
    Publication info: London,1786
    Contributed by: University of California Libraries (archive.org)
    Subjects: Art objects  Catalogs  Collection and preservation  Private collections  Zoological specimens  
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  7. Catalogue raisonné des diverses curiosités du cabinet de feu M. Quentin de Lorangere, composé de tableaux originaux des meilleurs maîtres de Flandres, d'une très-nombreuse collection de desseins & d'estampes de toutes les ecoles, de plusieurs atlas & suites de cartes, de quantité de morceaux de topographie, & d'un coquillier fait avec choix ... /
    By: Gersaint, E. F. - Cochin, Charles Nicolas,
    Publication info: A Paris :Chez Jacques Barois ...,1744.
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    Subjects: 18th century  Art  Art collections  Auction catalogs  Auctions  Catalogs and collections  Early works to 1800  Etchings  France  Lorangere, Quentin de  Natural history collections  Paris  Private collections  Shells  
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  8. Catalogue raisonné des tableaux, estampes, coquilles, & autres curiosités : après le décès de feu Monsieur Dezalier d'Argenville, maître des comptes, & membre des Sociétés royale de Londres & de Monpellier /
    By: Remy, Pierre, - Dézallier d'Argenville, A.-J. - Didot, François-Ambroise, - Saint-Aubin, Augustin,
    Publication info: A Paris :Chez Didot, l'aîne, libraire & imprimeur ...,1766.
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    Subjects: (Antoine-Joseph),  1680-1765  18th century  Art  Art collections  Auction catalogs  Catalogs  Catalogs and collections  Dézallier d'Argenville, A.-J  Early works to 1800  Engravings  France  Natural history  Natural history collections  Paris  Prints, European  Private collections  
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  9. Catalogue raisonné d'une collection considerable de diverses curiosités en tous genres : contenuës dans les cabinets de feu Monsieur Bonnier de la Mosson, bailly & capitaine des chasses de la Varenne des Thuilleries & ancien colonel du Regiment dauphin /
    By: Gersaint, E. F. - Barrois, Jacques-Marie, - Bonnier de la Mosson, Joseph, - Simon, P. G.
    Publication info: A Paris :Chez Jaques Barois, quay des Augustins, à la ville de Nevers et Pierre-Guillaume Simon, imprimeur du Parlement, au bas de la rue de la Harpe, à l'Hercule,MDCCXLIV [1744]
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    Subjects: 1702-1744  Art collections  Auction catalogs  Bonnier de la Mosson, Joseph,  Catalogs  Catalogs and collections  Decorative arts  Early works to 1800  France  Monsieur Bonnier de la Mosson  Natural history  Natural history collections  Private collections  
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  10. Catalogue raisonné d'une collection considerable de diverses curiosités en tous genres : contenuës dans les cabinets de feu Monsieur Bonnier de la Mosson, bailly & capitaine des chasses de la Varenne des Thuilleries & ancien Colonel du regiment dauphin /
    By: Gersaint, E. F. - Bonnier de la Mosson, Joseph,
    Publication info: A Paris :Chez J. Barois ... et P.-G. Simon ...,1744.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: 1702-1744  Art collections  Bonnier de la Mosson, Joseph,  Catalogs  Catalogs and collections  Decorative arts  France  Natural history  Natural history collections  Private collections  
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  11. Catalogus van een uitmuntende verzameling van voorwerpen uit de drie ryken der natuur ... /
    By: Meulen, Willem van der.
    Publication info: Te Amsterdam :By R. Ottens en J.C. Sepp, boekverkoopers,[1782]
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    Subjects: Biological specimens  Catalogs  Catalogs and collections  Natural history  Private collections  
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  12. Descrizione del museo d'antiquaria e del gabinetto d'istoria naturale del signor principe di Biscari / fatta dal sig. abate Domenico Sestini ....
    By: Sestini, Domenico, - Zacco, Antonio,
    Edition: Nuova ed., riv., corr., ed accresciuta dall' autore.
    Publication info: Livorno :Per Carlo Giorgi ...,1787.
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    Subjects: 1719-1786  18th century  Art collections  Catalogs and collections  Catania  Classical antiquities  Early works to 1800  Engravings  Italy  Natural history  Natural history collections  Paternò Castello, Ignazio,  Pre-Linnean works  principe di Biscari,  Private collections  
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  13. Goethe's Kunstsammlungen /
    By: Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, - Goethe, Walther Wolfgang, - Goethe, Wolfgang Maximilian, - Schuchardt, Christian,
    Publication info: Jena :F. Frommann,1848-49.
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    Subjects: Art  Catalogs and collections  Natural history  Private collections  
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  14. Inuentario semplice di tutte le materie esattamente descritte che si trouano nel museo Cospiano : non solo le notate nel libro gia stampato e composto dal sig. Lorenzo Legati, ma ancora le aggiunteui in copia dopo la fabrica.
    By: Legati, Lorenzo, - Monti, Giacomo.
    Publication info: In Bologna :Per Giacomo Monti,1680.
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    Subjects: 17th century  Art collections  Art objects  b. ca. 1608  Bologna  Cabinets of curiosities  Catalogs  Catalogs and collections  Cospi, Ferdinando,  Early works to 1800  Inventories  Italy  Natural history  Natural history collections  Numismatics  Pre-Linnean works  Private collections  
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  15. Musaeum Brackenhofferianum /
    By: Bockenhoffer, Johann Joachim. - Brackenhoffer, Élie,
    Publication info: Argentorati :[s.n.],anno recuperatae salutis, 1677.
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    Subjects: 1618-1682  Art  Book collecting  Brackenhoffer, Élie,  Catalogs  Catalogs and collections  Collectors and collecting  Early works to 1800  France  Minerals  Natural history  Natural history collections  Private collections  Strasbourg  
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  16. Museum regium, seu, Catalogus rerum tam naturalium, quam artificialium, quae in basilica bibliothecae augustissimi Daniae Norvegiaeq[ue] monarchae Christiani Quinti, Hafniae asservantur /
    By: Jacobaeus, Oliger, - Denmark - Erichsonig, Johann. - Grothschiling, Benedict. - Schmetgen, Joachim.
    Publication info: Hafniae [Copenhagen] :Literis reg. cels. typogr. Joachim Schmetgen,anno 1696.
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    Subjects: 1646-1699  Cabinets of curiosities  Catalogs  Catalogs and collections  Christian  Copenhagen  Denmark  Early works to 1800  King of Denmark and Norway,  Natural history  Natural history collections  Numismatic collections  Numismatics  Private collections  V,  
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  17. Museum Wormianum, seu, Historia rerum rariorum : tam naturalium, quam artificialium, tam domesticarum, quam exoticarum, quae Hafniae Danorum in aedibus authoris servantur /
    By: Worm, Ole, - Elzevir, Daniel, - Elzevir, Jean, - Mander, Carel van, - Wingendorp, G., - Worm, Willum,
    Publication info: Lugduni Batavorum :Apud Iohannem Elsevirium,1655.
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    Subjects: 1588-1654  17th century  Antiquities  Archaeological collections  Cabinets of curiosities  Catalogs and collections  Copenhagen  Denmark  Early works to 1800  Engravings  Natural history  Natural history collections  Netherlands  Pre-Linnean works  Private collections  Woodcuts  Worm, Ole,  
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  18. Nachrichten von sehenswürdigen Gemälde- und Kupferstichsammlungen : Münz- Gemmen- Kunst und Naturalienkabineten, Sammlungen von Modellen, Maschinen, physikalischen und mathematischen Instrumenten, anatomischen Präparaten und botanischen Gärten in Teutschland nach alphabetischer Ordnung der Städte /
    By: Hirsching, Friedrich Karl Gottlob,
    Publication info: Erlangen :Bey Johann Jakob Palm,1786-1792.
    Contributed by: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: Archaeological museums and collections  Art  Art museums  Botanical gardens  Catalogs and collections  Collectors and collecting  Gems  Germany  Industrial museums  Museums  Natural history  Numismatic museums  Private collections  
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  19. Note, overo, Memorie del mvseo di Lodovico Moscardo ... / dal medesimo descritte ...
    By: Moscardo, Lodovico.
    Publication info: In Padoa :Per Paolo Frambotto,1656.
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    Subjects: 17th century  Archaeological collections  Catalogs  Catalogs and collections  Classical antiquities  Engravings  Italy  Moscardo, Lodovico  Natural history  Natural history collections  Private collections  Verona  
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  20. Verzeichniss der Bibliotheken der allhier verstorbenen Gelehrten Hrn. Kriegs- u. Domainenrath v. Leysser und Hrn. Justizrath und Professor Dr. Wehrn : erstere bestehend grösstentheils aus naturhistorischen, physikalischen, chemischen und technologischen Werken, auch Reisebeschreibungen, nebst einer bedeutenden Mineralien-Sammlung, Pflanzen, physikalischen und mathematischen Instrumenten, seltenen Holzschnitt- und Kupferwerken, wie auch theologischen, medicinischen und Militär-Büchern, letztere aber juristische Werke enthaltend, welche allhier zu Halle im Saalkreise Montag den 10ten Juny 1816 und folgende Tage Nachmittags von 2-5 Uhr in der Steinstrasse Nro. 128 : gegen gleich baare Bezahlung in Preuss. Curant meistbietend versteigert werden sollen.
    By: Leysser, Friedrich Wilhelm von, - Wehrn, Christian Wilhelm.
    Publication info: Halle :Gedruckt bei Joh. Christ. Hendel,[1816]
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    Subjects: 1731-1815  Bibliography  Catalogs  Catalogs and collections  Germany  Law  Leysser, Friedrich Wilhelm von,  Library  Minerals  Natural history  Natural history collections  Private collections  Scientific apparatus and instruments  Wehrn, Christian Wilhelm  
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  1. Increasing knowledge of the entomological fauna of the United Arab Emirates and the role of private collections
    By: Howarth, Brigitte - Gillett, Michael
    Type: Article
    In: ZooKeys
    Volume: 31
    Date: 2009
    Page Range: 119-132
    Publication info: Pensoft Publishers 2009
    Subjects: Atractocerus  Biodiversity conservation  Buprestidae  Callytron monalisa  Cicindelidae  Julodis candida  Mantispa nana  Mantispidae  Mydidae  Odontomyia  Private collections  Pseudocastalia arabica  Stratiomyidae  UAE insect fauna  
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