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Plate XXVI Wolverine. Gulo Luscus, Lin (Linnaeus). by Audubon, John James & Bachman, Rev. John

Philadelphia:: Audubon, J.J.,, 1843.. Imperial Folio Edition. Near Fine Condition with rich original hand-coloring. . A Near Fine orginal hand-colored lithograph by JT Bowen after painting by John James Audubon. (1785-1851). Near Fine condition with a f…

From Lowry-James Rare Prints & Books


Delices des yeux et de l'esprit ou collection generale des differentes espèces de coquillages que la mer renferme, communiquée au public. 6 volumes bound in 3. by Knorr, Georg Wolfgang

6 handcoloured additional engraved and handcoloured title-pages, 190 handcoloured engraved plates of shells by and after G. W. Knorr, J. C. Keller, J. C. Dietzsch, C. N. Kleemann, G. P. Trautner, J. A. Eisenmann, A. Hoffer and others, the majority of them…

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The Quadrupeds of North America by Audubon, John James

NY: Audubon . Three full moroccan leather hardcover volumes with raised bands at spine and gilt lettering and decoration. Good condition with mild shelf wear rubbing--more pronounced at extremities; marbled text edges; end papers and pages have foxing. NO…

From Maxwell's House of Books


Quadrupeds of North America 1860 edition. by John James Audubon & John Bachman

Publisher's deluxe binding in full blind-stamped morocco, blind stamped inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, all edges heavily gilt. 155 hand-colored lithographic plates. The first Lockwood edition and the second quarto book edition overall. Dime stain…

From William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA



Cambridge: University Press, 1876., 1876. First edition. First edition. Quarto. Contemporary three quarter red morocco and marbled boards with title in gilt on spine, ix [1], 246pp., 12 plates, each having a leaf of text, folding map: Map Of North Americ…



Notes sur l’osteometrie et la craniologie des Orang-Outans. by Delisle, F

Extracted from Nouvelles Archives de Musée d'Histoire Naturelle. 1895, 3. série, tome. VII. pp. (83)-114 with four text woodcuts and two chromolithographed plates by A. Millot (Lit. Lemercier) showing Max and Maurice.Contemporary calf backed marbled boa…

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Albino Bestiary. by Goodale, Rebecca

Portland, Maine:: Rebecca Goodale,, 2012.. Edition of 5. 13.75 x 12.5 x 3.5"; 24 pages. Handcolored silkscreen prints with paste patterns. Letterpress printed text. Wedding cake binding. Housed in three quarter clamshell case. Rebecca Goodale: &quo…

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Natural History of Victoria. Prodromus of the zoology of Victoria; or, figures and descriptions of the living classes of the Victorian indigenous animals by McCOY, Frederick

Melbourne: Robert S. Brain, 1885 -, 1890. Two volumes, thick octavo, with all 20 "decades", 199 lithographic plates (including one double folding plate), nearly all coloured and some finished by hand; attractively bound in contemporary navy half calf, sp…

From Hordern House Rare Books



London, R.H. Porter, & Dulau & Co.,1890.. FIRST EDITION 1890. FROM THE LIBRARY OF DESMOND MORRIS WELL KNOW ZOOLOGIST, NATURALIST AND ARTIST, WITH HIS BOOKPLATE ON FIRST PASTEDOWN. 4to, approxmately 265 x 190 mm, 10½ x 7½ inches, 45 hand-coloured lithog…

From Roger Middleton


Osservazioni pratiche intorno la pesca, by D'AMICO, Francesco Carlo

Tuna Fishing in Sicily [FISHERIES.] D'AMICO, Francesco Carlo. Osservazioni pratiche intorno la pesca, corso, e cammino de' tonni. In opposizione a quanto scrisse su tal soggetto l'avvocato dr Don Francesco Paola Avolio... con delle Istruzioni che riguarda…



Great and Small Game of Africa by Bryden H. A. and Others

Signed Limited Edition. 1-500 copies numbered and signed by the publisher, Rowland Ward. This being number 163. Tall, heavy 4to. xx, 612 pp. With fifteen hand-colored plates by J. Smit (each with a printed tissue guard) and numerous photogravure illustrat…

From Dale Pederson


Foreign field sports, fisheries, sporting anecdotes, &c. &c. : containing fifty plates, beautifully coloured, from the original drawings by HOWITT, Samuel

1841 1ed Foreign Field Sports Color Illustrated Hunting Fishing WHALING Howitt An extremely valuable and impressive, color illustrated work of sport and outdoors by illustrator Samuel Howitt. 'Foreign Field Sports' is a 19th-century sports manual known f…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


Otkuda u nosoroga shkura? : Skazka [How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin] by Rudyard Kipling

Kipling R. Otkuda u nosoroga shkura? : Skazka [How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin] / Rudyard Kipling, Russian translation by K. Chukovsky, illustrations by E. Evenbakh. — Moscow; Leningrad: Gosudarstvennoe izdatelstvo, printed by Pechatniy dvor, 1927. — …

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