Published: (); Libri de piscibus marinis: in quibus veræ piscium effigies expressæ sunt: quæ in De historia piscium and Icthyographia / Francis Willughby. De historia piscium libri quatuor: jussu & sumptibus Societatis Regiae Londinensis editi.: In quibus non tantum De piscibus in genere agitur. While the Horrible Histories writers derive much amusement from the financial failure of the Historia Piscium, and its knock-on effect on Newton.
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9 Historia Piscium (1686) and Its Sources
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Willughby, Francis,author https: This page was last edited on 11 Aprilat AmsterdamLeidenBrusselsLondon The following page uses this file: Printed on rectos and versos both state 1 or on rectos only state 2. De historia piscium By Willughby, Francis,author Ashmole, Elias,sponsor Boyle, Robert,sponsor Davis, Charles,printer Evelyn, John,sponsor Mortimer, Cromwell,Index piscium in Ichthyographia Willughbeiana Nieuhof, Johannes,Appendix ad Historiam naturalem piscium Pepys, Samuel,dedicatee Pepys, Samuel,sponsor Historoa, John,editor, writer of introduction Somer, Paul van,engraver Woodward, Thomas, ?
The plates exist in several states: De historia piscium libri quatuor Alternative: E Theatro Sheldoniano,Anno Dom.
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Francisci Willoughby Icthyographia Alternative: Royal Society members therefore received part of their salaries in copies of the book, and the Society authorised a re-issue in published in Earumque effigies, quotquot haberi potuere, vel ad vivum delineatae, vel ad optima exemplaria impressa: Wood, Vertebrate zoology, page Pisces Indiae orientalis a Joanne Nieuhofs descripti”; “Annotationes in tabulae” and picium typographica” on recto of liscium leaf following; “Index”.
Oxford, title page, by the French printmaker Paul van Somer, working in London. Price realised GBP 3, Each plate has an engraved credit line dedicated to the patron who paid for production, including Samuel Pepys, Christopher Wren, Robert Boyle, John Evelyn, Elias Ashmole, and many others.
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Willughby, Francis,author Ashmole, Elias,sponsor Boyle, Robert,sponsor Davis, Charles,printer Evelyn, John,sponsor Mortimer, Cromwell,Index piscium in Ichthyographia Willughbeiana Nieuhof, Johannes,Appendix ad Historiam naturalem piscium Pepys, Samuel,dedicatee Pepys, Samuel,sponsor Ray, John,editor, writer of introduction Somer, Paul van,engraver Woodward, Thomas, ?
Despite its importance and sumptuous production, the work was slow to sell. Engraved title vignette Sheldonian Theatreengraved headpieces, decorated initials. Londinensis, concilium, et socios ejusdem.