A History of the Earth and Animated Nature... [and] A Life of the Author by Washington Irving [complete in two volumes]

By: Goldsmith, Oliver

Price: $442.46

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


liv, 536; 541 pages. With hand coloured title page to each, frontispiece of Goldsmith in Vol. 1, and 45 of the 46 plates called for in this edition [lacking xxi; the 24 supplementary plates were "not necessarily included in this edition" - directions to the binder]. All edges and endpapers marbled (top edge dusty); light scuffing to covers. Clean interiors; bindings sound. Text in double columns. Each plate retains the tissue guard; the colouring is supurb. Volume 1 dated 1846; volume 2: 1847.

Title: A History of the Earth and Animated Nature... [and] A Life of the Author by Washington Irving [complete in two volumes]

Author Name: Goldsmith, Oliver

Categories: Biology, Art, History of Science, Animals, Fine Bindings, Birds, Lepidoptera, Zoology,

Publisher: London, Edinburgh, and Dublin, A. Fullarton & Co.: 1847

Binding: half leather

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 10.2 x 6.75 inches

Seller ID: Books013279