Dialogues on Curious Subjects in Natural History.

  • (Natural History)
  • London: Printed for Darton, Harvey, and Darton 1816
  • Darton G251.

£200

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Description

12mo, pp. viii, 151, [1]. Original grey boards backed in green roan, spine divided by gilt rules and gilt-lettered direct, half-title used as front pastedown. Numerous woodcut illustrations within pagination. Some spotting and soiling. Rear board and flyleaf renewed, front hinge relined, old board a bit marked and worn.

Notes

A rare publication, full of illustrations of unusual and exotic animals. COPAC locates just one copy, at Cambridge, and Worldcat adding Indiana, Princeton, and the Osborne collection in Toronto.

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