Lot 343 of 613:
Rare Animals of Scotland w/56 color plates  

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$200 - $300

Title:
Rare and Remarkable Animals of Scotland, Represented from Living Subjects: With Practical Observations on their Nature, Volume II

Author:
Dalyell, John Graham

Place:
London

Publisher:
John van Voorst

Date:
1848

Description:

Vol. 2 only, of 2. 322, [2] pp. With 56 hand-colored plates. (4to) 27x20 cm (10¾x8"), bound in modern three quarter calf and marbled boards, raised spine bands, morocco spine label lettered in gilt. 

Scarce volume with 56 wonderful hand-colored plates; finely bound.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
A bit of light scuffing to calf; dampstain to bottom edge of first third of volume, not affecting text or illustrations, dampstain area to fore edge, some rippling at top of page corners; very good.


 
Item number:
288758
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