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AUDEBERT, Histoire Naturelle des Singes et des Makis, roy. folio, 63 coloured plates, fine original copy, blue morocco extra, gilt edges, silk linings, £8. 8s Paris, 1800 the same, roy. folio, coloured plates, russia, gilt edges, by Kalthoeber, £6. 16s 6d ib. 1800 "This work deserves a place in every library, intended to show whatever is most perfect in its kind.” Swainson.
BELL'S History of British Quadrupeds, including the Cetacea, 8vo. with nearly 200 beautiful woodcuts, cloth bds. £1. 5s 1837 BEWICK'S General History of Quadrupeds, with the figures engraved on wood, fourth edition, royal 8vo. LARGE PAPER, very neat in calf, £1. 4s Newcastle, 1800
the same, imp. 8vo. Large paper, hf. bd. calf, £1. 8s 1800
the same, fifth edition, 1807, with the Figures of British Land Birds, 1800, in 1 vol. royal 8vo. LARGE PAPER, hf. bd. morocco, uncut, £1. 11s 6d
eighth edition, 8vo. bds. 16s Newcastle, 1824 BINGLEY'S Memoirs of British Quadrupeds, illustrative of their Habits of Life, Instincts, Sagacity, and Uses to Mankind, 2 vols. imp. 8vo. LARGEST PAPER, numerous coloured engravings, (pub. at £3. 13s 6d) bds. £1. 5s 1809 BOCHARTI (Sam.) Hierozoicon, sive de Animali
bus S. Scripturæ, cum Notis E. F. C. Rosenmüller, 3 vols. 4to. calf, neat, £2. 2s Lips. 1793-6 BOWDICH'S (T. E.) Analysis of the Natural Classification of Mammalia, for the Use of Students and Travellers, 8vo. 15 plates, calf, neat, 10s 6d Paris, 1821 BRANDT (J. F.) Mammalium Exoticorum novorum vel minus rite cognitorum Musei Academici Zoologici Descriptiones et Icones, with 19 plates of Animals, mostly coloured-Ejusd. Prodromus Descript. Animalium ab H. Mertensio in Orbis Terrarum Circumnavigatione observatorum, Fasc. I. cont. Polypos, Acalephas Discophoras et Siphonophoras, nec non Echinodermata,-2 vols. 4to. sewed, 18s Petropoli, 1835 CHATELAIN (Chev.) Memoire sur les Chevaux Arabes, 8vo. bds. 3s 6d Paris, 1816
CHURCH'S Cabinet of Quadrupeds, with historical and scientific Descriptions, 2 vols. folio, LARGEST PAPER, (only 25 copies printed) with 84 beautiful engravings, PROOF IMPRESSIONS, (pub. at £17.17s) boards, £2. 28 1805 CLAMORGAN (Jean de) La Chasse du Loup, 4to. 14 wood-cuts, hf. bd. morocco, £1. ls COOKE'S (Geo.) Etchings of Domestic Animals, from the most esteemed Masters, 20 plates, 4to. sewed, 8s
CUVIER (G.) Tableau élémentaire de l'Histoire Naturelle des Animaux, 8vo. with 14 plates, hf. bd. calf, 78
Paris, 1798 CUVIER ET LACEPEDE, Description des Animaux vivants dans la Ménagerie du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, roy. folio, 37 fine engravings, sewed, £1, 5s Paris, 1801
the same, royal folio, VELLUM PAPER, 41 engravings, some of which are additional, and beautifully coloured, hf. bd, uncut, £2. 2s ib. 1801 CUVIER ET GEOFFROY SAINT-HILAIRE, HISTOIRE NATURELLE DES MAMMIFÈRES, avec des Figures originales enluminées, dessinées d'après les Animaux Vivants, ouvrage publié sous l'Autorité de l'Administration du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, 3 vols. royal folio, containing 360 exquisitely coloured plates of Animals, (pub. at £47. 5s) very splendidly hf. bd. turkey morocco extra, gilt edges, £21. ib. 1824-35
. The advertiser having purchased of the Parisian publishers all the remaining copies of this magnificent work, is enabled to offer them at the above extremely reduced price.
This is the finest work on mammiferous animals ever published in any country, and has always been con sidered, both for the high talent displayed in the text and the extremely beautiful execution of the plates, which resemble drawings, as taking the first place in the class to which it belongs. As very few copies remain for sale, and the price is extremely low, the book must soon become scarce, and rise in value. "Un des ouvrages les plus exacts et les mieux exécutés que l'on ait encore donnés sur les Mammifères." Brunet.
"It is unnecessary to dilate upon the splendid style in which this work is brought out, or on the ability and fidelity that characterise as well the figures as the descriptions contained in it, since these must be well known to all who have seen any of the plates. It will doubtless form the standard work of reference for. the Mammalia. Necessarily too expensive for general circulation, public libraries and the collections of the rich can alone possess it; but to these it is indispensable; while the manner in which it is executed renders it worthy of a place by the side of their most costly and elegant volumes."- Zoological Journal.
CUVIER'S Animal Kingdom, translated, with additional Descriptions, by Griffith and others, CLASS MAMMALIA, 5 vols. 8vo. upwards of 200 plates, complete, (pub. at £7. 4s) cloth, £2. 10s
the same, 5 vols. 8vo. hf. bd. russia, uncut, top edges gilt, £3. 1827 CUVIER, des Dents des Mammifères, considérées comme Caractères Zoologiques, 8vo. 100 plates, £1. 10s Paris, 1825 DANIELL'S (Sam.) Tribe of Antelopes in Africa, folio, five coloured plates, with descriptions, 5$
DESMAREST (M.A.G.) Mammalogie, ou Description des Espèces de Mammifères, 2 parts in 1 vol. 4to. h. bd. 18s Paris, 1820-22 DONOVAN'S NATURAL HISTORY OF BRITISH QUADRUPEDS, 3 vols. roy. 8vo. 72 beautifully coloured plates, (pub. at £5. 8s) bds. £1. 168 1810-20 the same, 3 vols. in 2, royal 8vo. hf. bd. morocco, gilt edges, £2. 5s 1820
the same, 3 vols. in 1, royal 8vo. morocco extra, gilt edges, £2. 2s 1820 EDWARDS' (Syd.) Cynographia Britannica; an Account of the various Breeds of Dogs, imp. 4to. 6 Nos. (all published), with 12 plates of Dogs finely coloured, (pub. at £2. 5s) 10s 6d ELEPHANTOGRAPHIA curiosa, seu Elephanti Descriptio, authore D. G. C. Petro ab Hartenfelss, 4to. numerous plates, vellum, 10s
Erfordia, 1715 ELEPHAS, i. e. An historical and philosophical Account of the Elephant, (in German), by Caspar Hornius, 4to. with 11 large and curious plates, vellum, rare, 10s 6d Nurnberg, 1629 ENCYCLOPEDIE METHODIQUE. Quadrupèdes et Cetacés, (en forme de Dictionnaire) par Daubenton, with 192 plates (including Reptiles), 2 vols. 4to. hf. bd. £1. 5s FISCHER (Jo. Bapt.) Synopsis Mammalium, cum Addendis, Emend. et Indice, 2 vols. 8vo. hf. bd. calf, 14s Stuttg. 1829-30 GEOFFROY SAINT HILAIRE, Cours de l'Histoire Naturelle des Mammifères professé au Jardin du Roi, comprenant quelques vues préliminaires de Philosophie Naturelle, et l'Histoire des Singes, des Makis, des Chauve-Souris et de la Taupe, 8vo. hf. bd. neat, 12s Par. 1829 GOULD'S (John) Monograph of the Macropodidæ, or Family of Kangaroos, 2 parts, imp. folio, 30 beautifully coloured plates, (pub. at £6. 6s) bds. £5. 5s GRIFFITH'S (E.) Description of the Vertebrated Animals, 2 vols. imp. 8vo. with finely coloured plates, (pub. at £4. 8s) bds. £1. 4s 1821 HUET, Collection de Mammifères du Museum d'Histoire Naturelle classée suivant la Méthode de M. Cuvier, avec un Texte descriptif et un Tableau des Ordres, des Familles, et des Caractères, 4to. with beautifully coloured plates, bds. £1. 5s Paris, 1808 the same, 4to. hf. bd. mor. £1. 10s ib. 1808 the same, 4to. russia, marbled edges, £1. 15s ib. 1808 JARDINE'S NATURALIST'S LIBRARYMAMMALIA, viz. MONKEYS, 12mo. 32 coloured plates, with Portrait
and Memoir of Buffon, cloth, 5s Edin. 1833 11ONS, TIGERS, &c. 12mo. 38 coloured plates, with Portrait and Memoir of Cuvier, cloth, 5s ib. 1837
JARDINE'S NATURALIST'S LIBRARY MAMMALIA, viz. RUMINATING ANIMALS, containing Deer, Antelopes, Camels, &c. 12mo. 35 coloured plates, with Portrait and Memoir of Camper, cloth, Edinb. 1835 RUMINATING ANIMALS, containing Goats, Sheep, Wild and Domestic Animals, &c. 12mo. 33 coloured plates, with Memoir of John Hunter, cloth, 5s ib. 1836 CETACEA, (Whales, &c.) 12mo. 32 coloured plates, with Portrait and Memoir of Lacepede, cloth, 58 ib. 1837 PACHIDERMATA, or Thick-skinned Quadrupeds, (Elephants, Rhinoceroses, &c.) 12mo. 31 coloured plates, with Portrait and Memoir of Sir H. Sloane, cloth, 5s ib. 1837 BRITISH QUADRUPEDS, by Macgillivray, 12mo. 36 coloured plates, with Memoir of Aldrovandus, cloth, 5s ib. 1838 DOGS, 2 vols. 12mo. 65 coloured plates, with Portraits of Pallas and D'Azara, cloth, 10s ib. 1840 MARSUPIALIA, or Pouched Animals, 12mo. 36 coloured plates, with Portrait of Dr. Barclay, cloth, 5s ib. 1841 HORSES, 12mo. 35 coloured plates, with Portrait of Gesner, cloth, 5s ib. 1841 INTRODUCTION to the Mammalia, by Lieut.-Col. H. Smith, 12mo. with Portrait of Drury, and 30 coloured plates, cloth, 5s ib. 1842 LANDSEER'S (Thos. and Edwin) Twenty Engravings of Lions, Tigers, Panthers, and Leopards, with an Essay on the Carniverous Quadrupeds, oblong fol. 20 plates, bds. 15s 1823 LANDSEER'S (Edwin) Monkeyana, 6 parts, folio, INDIA PROOFS, (pub. at £6. 6s) £2. 2s LANDSEER'S (Thos.) Characteristic Sketches of Animals, drawn from the Life, and engraved by Thomas Landseer, with descriptive and illustrative Notices by J. H. Barrow, royal 4to. 64 beautiful plates and vignettes, (pub. at £3. 13s 6d) hf. bd. green mor. gilt edges, £2. 1832 the same, 8 parts, imp. 4to. INDIA PROOFS, (pub. at £4. 16s) £2. 8s LAWRENCE'S (John) Treatise on Cattle, the Ox, the Sheep, and the Swine, their Breeding, Management, Improvement, and Diseases, 8vo. hf. bd. neat, 4s LAWRENCE'S (John) History and Delineation of the Horse in all its varieties, with Instructions for Breeding, Breaking, Training, &c. 4to. 15 beautiful line engravings by John Scott, and many vignettes, fine early impressions, (pub. at £3. 15s) calf, neat, £1. 16s
the same, 4to. calf extru, marbled edges, 1809 the same, 4to. russia, gilt edges, £2. 8s the same, 4to. old green morocco, gilt edges, £2.2s 1809 the same, 4to. elegantly bound in red morocco, gilt edges, £2. 18s 1809 All the above copies contain brilliant impressions of the plates. LICHTENSTEIN (Dr. H.) Darstellung von Säugethieren, parts 3 to 8 inclusive, folio, containing 32 coloured plates of new or rare Mammalia preserved in the Berlin Museum, £1. 7s Berlin, 1829-1833
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