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Van Voorst, John active 1833-1886

Overview
Works: 50 works in 62 publications in 1 language and 1,107 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  History  Study guides  Pictorial works  Handbooks and manuals  Classification  Field guides  Juvenile works  Periodicals  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Publisher, Author
Classifications: PR3502, 821.6
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Most widely held works by John Van Voorst
The genera of recent Mollusca : arranged according to their organization by Henry Adams( Book )

1 edition published in 1858 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the British Stalk-eyed Crustacea by Thomas Bell( Book )

1 edition published in 1853 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heraldry of fish : notices of the principal families bearing fish in their arms by Thomas Moule( Book )

1 edition published in 1842 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the British hydroid zoophytes by Thomas Hincks( Book )

2 editions published between 1868 and 1968 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of British fishes by William Yarrell( Book )

1 edition published in 1836 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The aquarian naturalist : a manual for the sea-side by Thomas Rymer Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 1858 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scenery, science and art; : being extracts from the note-book of a geologist and mining engineer. by D. T Ansted( Book )

1 edition published in 1854 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Arctic voyage to Baffin's Bay and Lancaster Sound : in search of friends with Sir John Franklin by Robert Anstruther Goodsir( Book )

1 edition published in 1850 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative of 1849 voyage in search of Franklin's expedition on board whaler Advice led by William Penney. Written by brother of one of Franklin's men
The Tineina of North America by Brackenridge Clemens( Book )

2 editions published in 1872 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supplement to the History of British fishes by William Yarrell( Book )

1 edition published in 1839 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations of diurnal lepidoptera by William C Hewitson( Book )

in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thesaurus Capensis : or, Illustrations of the South African flora: being figures and brief descriptions of South African plants, selected from the Dublin University herbarium by William H Harvey( Book )

in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Südafrika, Florenwerke
A handbook to the marine aquarium : containing practical instructions for constructing, stocking, and maintaining a tank, and for collecting plants and animals by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

1 edition published in 1856 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Phytologist : a popular botanical miscellany( )

in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the fishes of Madeira by Richard Thomas Lowe( Book )

in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fly-fishing in salt and fresh water : with six plates representing artificial flies, etc( Book )

1 edition published in 1851 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elegy written in a country church yard by Thomas Gray( Book )

3 editions published between 1836 and 1854 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This pamphlet contains the famed elegy by the English poet, Thomas Gray. It may have been included in Daniel Murray's pamphlet collection because of the inscription and sketches by Murray's son, Nathaniel, on the title page
Bird-life; being a history of the bird, its structure, and habits, together with sketches of fifty different species by Alfred Edmund Brehm( Book )

1 edition published in 1874 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations of baptismal fonts by Thomas Combe( )

1 edition published in 1844 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The calendar of nature, or, Natural history of the year by John Aikin( Book )

2 editions published in 1839 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Van Voorst, John, fl. 1833-1886

Voorst, John van, active 1833-1886

Languages
English (27)