Lot 181 of 429:
Cassell's Book of Birds with color plates  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Cassell's Book of Birds
Author:
Jones, Thomas Rymer
Place:
London
Publisher:
Cassel, Petter & Galpin
Date:
[c. 1870]
Description:

4 volumes. Illustrated with 40 chromolithograph plates and 400+ engravings (4to) 26x18.5 cm. (10¼x7½"), publisher's green cloth with bird vignette, ornamental border stamped in blind on rear cover, spines lettered in gilt.

A colorful collection of chromolithograph plates of birds of the world.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Mild wear to extremities; hinges cracked in some volumes, some with internal cracks; about very good.
 
Item number:
305385
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