Lot 141 of 338:
Scarce 19th c. engravings of British animals  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
British Preserve
Author:
Howitt, S.
Place:
London
Publisher:
Sherwood, Gilbert & Piper
Date:
n.d
Description:

Engraved title page, list of plates, 36 plates. Illustrations by S Howitt. (4to) 25.1x15 cm (10x5"), contemporary blindstamped cloth with gilt decorations and titles.

Thirty-six engravings of British animals including the badger, fox, otter, hare, rabbit, deer and a variety of birds.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Cloth faded; plates mild to moderately foxed; very good.
 
Item number:
308682a
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