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Image for Practical Taxidermy: A Manual of Instruction to the Amateur in Collecting, Preserving, and Setting Up Natural History Specimens of all kinds. To which is added a chapter upon the Pictorial Arrangement of Museums. Illustrated. Second edition, revised and considerably enlarged. With additional instructions in modelling and artistic Taxidermy.

Practical Taxidermy: A Manual of Instruction to the Amateur in Collecting, Preserving, and Setting Up Natural History Specimens of all kinds. To which is added a chapter upon the Pictorial Arrangement of Museums. Illustrated. Second edition, revised and considerably enlarged. With additional instructions in modelling and artistic Taxidermy.

By: BROWNE, MONTAGU:

Price: £44.00

Publisher: London, L.Upcott Gill, n.d. ca1893 2nd edition (Catalogue dated ‘93.):

Seller ID: 82412


Hardback, approx 8 x 5 inches. Green cloth decorative gilt lettering to spine and front with gilt lion design, and printed pictorial ‘animal’ decoration to spine and 1/2 of front board. Decorative floral endpapers. In very good condition. Cloth darkened with rubbing to edges and corners, handling marks to rear, corners bumped. A couple of small nicks to cloth on front spine edge, with glue repair. Some marks to boards. Corners slightly bumped. Bookseller label to front endpaper “A. Lionel Clarke, Gloucester.” Some minor handling marks to endpapers and title page. Some o... View more info

Image for Animal Portraiture. Being Fifty Studies by Wilhelm Kuhnert. Accompanied by a series of original articles by R. LYDEKKER.

Animal Portraiture. Being Fifty Studies by Wilhelm Kuhnert. Accompanied by a series of original articles by R. LYDEKKER.

By: KUHNERT, WILHELM:

Price: £240.00

Publisher: London, F.Warne & Co. 1912 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 82306


Large hardback, Folio, 15 x 11 inches. Dark brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine, lighter cloth panel to front with gilt lettering and lion design. Top page edges gilt. In very good condition. Some wear to extremities of cover; corners bumped, edges rubbed, nicks to ends of spine, chip to front fore edge of cloth. Bookplate to front “Festina Lente.” Lacks front free endpapers. Edge of title page chipped and rubbed with backing repair. Some darkening to page edges, some handling marks and some plates with marks to edges. All guarded. Else a clean and tight copy. 50 very nice mou... View more info

Image for Lapland. A Natural History Illustrations by Mike Unwin.

Lapland. A Natural History Illustrations by Mike Unwin.

By: RATCLIFFE, Derek:

Price: £32.00

Publisher: T & A D Poyser. 2005 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 82098


Hardback. 10 x 7.5 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine, in glossy pictorial dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Corners bumped. Handling marks. Not price clipped). foxing to top page edges. A very clean and tight copy. 35200. With colour illustrations and maps Comprehensive guide to the flora and fauna of Lapland. View more info