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The Resource Orang-outang, : sive homo sylvestris: or, The anatomy of a pygmie compared with that of a monkey, an ape, and a man. To which is added, A philological essay concerning the pygmies, the cynocephali, the satyrs, and sphinges of the ancients. Wherein it will appear that they are all either apes or monkeys, and not men, as formerly pretended., By Edward Tyson

Orang-outang, : sive homo sylvestris: or, The anatomy of a pygmie compared with that of a monkey, an ape, and a man. To which is added, A philological essay concerning the pygmies, the cynocephali, the satyrs, and sphinges of the ancients. Wherein it will appear that they are all either apes or monkeys, and not men, as formerly pretended., By Edward Tyson

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Orang-outang, : sive homo sylvestris: or, The anatomy of a pygmie compared with that of a monkey, an ape, and a man. To which is added, A philological essay concerning the pygmies, the cynocephali, the satyrs, and sphinges of the ancients. Wherein it will appear that they are all either apes or monkeys, and not men, as formerly pretended.
Title
Orang-outang,
Title remainder
sive homo sylvestris: or, The anatomy of a pygmie compared with that of a monkey, an ape, and a man. To which is added, A philological essay concerning the pygmies, the cynocephali, the satyrs, and sphinges of the ancients. Wherein it will appear that they are all either apes or monkeys, and not men, as formerly pretended.
Statement of responsibility
By Edward Tyson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1650-1708
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tyson, Edward
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
QM21
LC item number
.T93 1699
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anatomy, Comparative
  • Pygmies
  • Chimpanzees
  • Monsters
  • Orangutan
Label
Orang-outang, : sive homo sylvestris: or, The anatomy of a pygmie compared with that of a monkey, an ape, and a man. To which is added, A philological essay concerning the pygmies, the cynocephali, the satyrs, and sphinges of the ancients. Wherein it will appear that they are all either apes or monkeys, and not men, as formerly pretended., By Edward Tyson
Link
http://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=48&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=contains&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Tyson%2C+Edward%2C+1650-1708.+Orang-outang
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The ape was a chimpanzee from Africa, and not a true orang-outang."--Dictionary of National Biography
  • CPP copy is missing 1st plate (figure 1, "Fore-parts of the Orang-Outang or Pygmie, in an erect posture")
Control code
000121479
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
108 p., 1 ., 58 p.
Lccn
s35035149
Other physical details
8 fold. pl.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 121479
  • 121666
  • ocm07031125
Label
Orang-outang, : sive homo sylvestris: or, The anatomy of a pygmie compared with that of a monkey, an ape, and a man. To which is added, A philological essay concerning the pygmies, the cynocephali, the satyrs, and sphinges of the ancients. Wherein it will appear that they are all either apes or monkeys, and not men, as formerly pretended., By Edward Tyson
Link
http://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/browse?advanced%5B0%5D%5Belement_id%5D=48&advanced%5B0%5D%5Btype%5D=contains&advanced%5B0%5D%5Bterms%5D=Tyson%2C+Edward%2C+1650-1708.+Orang-outang
Publication
Note
  • "The ape was a chimpanzee from Africa, and not a true orang-outang."--Dictionary of National Biography
  • CPP copy is missing 1st plate (figure 1, "Fore-parts of the Orang-Outang or Pygmie, in an erect posture")
Control code
000121479
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
108 p., 1 ., 58 p.
Lccn
s35035149
Other physical details
8 fold. pl.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 121479
  • 121666
  • ocm07031125

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