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2 volumes. Hardback, 7.5 x 4.5 inches. Attractive quarter bound calf leather with marbled paper boards. Maroon morocco labels on spines lettered in gilt with gilt decorations. Plain endpapers, speckled edges. In very good conditions. Edges rubbed and bumped, corners slightly bumped, some rubbing on spines and boards. Some minor spots to endpapers, neat inscriptions “Eliza Barrett” at fronts. Some light foxing spots and handling marks to vol.1. Else clean and tight copies. 3 engraved plates, a folding facsimile from unpublished journal of Gilbert. 314 pp & 321pp.
Title: Gleanings in Natural History. With Local Recollections. To Which are Added Maxims and Hints for an Angler. And Second Series. To which are added Some Extracts from the unpublished MSS. of The late Mr. White of Selborne
Categories: NATURAL HISTORY,
Publisher: London, John Murray, 1835 (vol.1: 3rd.ed. / vols. 2 & 3: 1st .editions).:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 78874
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