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6 vols. Tall 8vo. In original publishers bevelled pictorial cloth covers with gilt to spine and black lettering to front. Top edge gilt. Really bright Set. In very good condition. Very light rubbing to edges. Volume V has 2 light scratches on rear board. Mild foxing to edges. Small name written on each second blank page.Colour plates mostly clean and bright. With 72 very nice colour chromolithographic plates, and 1,600 wood-engravings. Comprehensive guide to animal life around the world at the end of the 19th C.
Title: The Royal Natural History. Preface by P.L.Sclater. Illustrations by W.Kuhnert, F.Specht, P.J.Smit, and others.
Categories: NATURAL HISTORY,
Publisher: Frederick Warne. 1893-96 1st editions.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 81454
Keywords: NATURAL HISTORY RICHARD LYDEKKER, Royal Natural History, P.L.Sclater, W.Kuhnert, F.Specht, P.J.Smit, first edition Natural History colour chromolithographic