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Buller, Walter L.

Octavo, 96 pp. ten plates and text engravings. Publisher's printed vellum binding with marbled end papers, covers lightly soiled, manuscript title on spine. Bookplate of the Earl of Northbrook and a letter to him from Silver laid down at front, very scarce.

Stock ID: 15866 Add to Cart
Hill, John.

Small folio, three volumes, 1880 pp. indices, 56 uncoloured engraved plates. Contemporary full calf, worn, modern spines with labels, some library stamps of the "Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales", occasional heavy foxing and oxidation, slight worming and some staining. The copy of E. P. Ramsay (1842-1916 and curator of the Australian Museum) with his large copperplate signature in all volumes; although there are blemishes it is still a sound, acceptable set.

Stock ID: 20807 Add to Cart
Pitman, Charles R. S.

Quarto, 362 pp. 23 coloured plates. Publisher's quarter cloth and marbled boards with title label, some wear but a good copy of a scarce and sought after book.

Stock ID: 21227 Add to Cart
Bewick, Thomas.

Octavo, two volumes 746 pp. wood engravings. Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, some wear, a stain in volume two but not affecting text, a very good copy.

Stock ID: 20514 Add to Cart
Bewick, Thomas.

Octavo, two volumes 746 pp. wood engravings. Contemporary diced calf, rebacked with modern spine and two coloured labels, new endpapers, a very good clean copy.

Stock ID: 21582 Add to Cart
Morris, F. O.

Octavo, eight volumes 1666 pp. 358 coloured engraved plates. Publisher's decorated red cloth, ex-libris on front pastedown with owner's name erased, a crisp near fine set.

Stock ID: 28242 Add to Cart
Bree, Charles Robert.

Octavo, five volumes 1152 pp. 252 chromolithographs. Publisher's blindstamped cloth with gilt design, the library stamps of the Royal Zoological Society of New south Wales throughout but mainly on preliminaries, a sound working set.

Stock ID: 34090 Add to Cart
Buller, Walter Lawry.

Large quarto, 384 pp. photographic frontispiece, 35 handcoloured plates by Keulemans. Contemporary full blue morocco with embossed owner's stamp, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, part one of publisher's blue printed wrappers retained, a few spots throughout otherwise a fine copy.

Stock ID: 38106 Add to Cart
Blackwall, John.

Folio, two volumes 384 pp. 29 handcoloured lithographed plates. Publisher's quarter cloth and papered boards with title labels, corners a little bumped but a very good copy.

Stock ID: 36432 Add to Cart
Walden, Arthur.

Quarto, 23-118 pp. coloured map and ten handcoloured plates. Contemporary brown half morocco and marbled boards, upper corner of drop title restored without affecting text, a very good copy.

Stock ID: 26603 Add to Cart
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