A General History of Quadrupeds. The Figures Engraved on Wood by T. Bewick. The Second Edition.

By: BEWICK, THOMAS:

Price: £250.00

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Hardback, approx 8.5 x 5 inches. Full calf leather binding,maroon leather spine label. Gilt edging to boards, blind embossed decoration to spine. In very good condition. Later leather to spine and corners, professionally rebacked, contemporary endpapers. Original leather boards rubbed with small chips/bumps to edges. Neat inscriptions to edges of title page (faded) “William Alexander, Gt. Yarmouth, 1792,” and “Sarah ... Southeran(?).” Some very minor handling marks to a couple of pages else a very clean, bright and tight copy. Profusely illustrated with B&W wood-engravings and title vignette. 483pp. Uniform binding with "Birds" ( see earlier section)..

Title: A General History of Quadrupeds. The Figures Engraved on Wood by T. Bewick. The Second Edition.

Author Name: BEWICK, THOMAS:

Categories: NATURAL HISTORY,

Publisher: Newcastle Upon Tyne, S. Hodgson, R. Beilby, Bewick &c. 1791 2nd:

Seller ID: 79703

Keywords: NATURAL HISTORY BEWICK, THOMAS: A General History of Quadrupeds, The Figures Engraved on Wood by T. Bewick, The Second Edition, S. Hodgson, R. Beilby, Bewick &c., 1791 2nd ,