Eight Hand-Colored Natural History Volumes
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|1)||(19595) Bechstein, Johann Matthaus. Herrn de la Cepede's Naturgeschichte der Amphibien, oder der enerlegenden vierfussigen Thiere und der Schlangen: Eine Fortsetzung von Buffon's Naturgeschichte, in five volumes with hand-colored plates. Weimar: Verlage des Industrie: Comptoir's, 1800-1802. First edition. $6,000 More…|
|2)||(19464) Blanford, W.T. Eastern Persia; an account of the journeys of the Persian Boundary Commission, 1870 – 1871 – 1872, Volume II: The Zoology and Geology only. London: Macmillan, 1876. First edition. $650 More…|
|3)||(19593) Elliot, Daniel Giraud. A Monograph of the Pittidae, or Family of Ant Thrushes (first edition). New York: D. Appleton, 1863. First edition. $22,000 More…|
(19580) Gould, John. Asiatic Birds: Fifty-Four Specimens Selected from 'The Birds of Asia'. London: Henry Sotheran and Company, 1890. First edition. $14,500 More…
|5)||(19533) Gould, John and Sharpe, R. Bowdler. A Monograph of the Trochilidae, or Family of Humming-Birds (Supplement). London: Henry Sotheran and Company, 1887. First edition. $15,000 More…|
|6)||(19473) Morris, F. O. A Natural History of the Nests and Eggs of British Birds (with 225 color plates) in three volumes, complete. London: Groombridge and Sons, 1853-1856. First edition. $800 More…|
|7)||(19594) Pfeiffer, Louis and Otto, Fr. Abbildung und Beschreibung blühender Cacteen. Figures des Cactées en fleur peintes et lithographiées d'après nature (two volumes complete bound in one volume). Cassel: Theodor Fischer, 1843-1850. First edition. $4,000 More…|
||(19527) Roesel von Rosenhof, August Johann. Historia naturalis Ranarum nostratium / Die naturliche Historie der Froesche hiesigen Landes. Nuremberg: Johann Joseph Fleischmann, 1758. First edition. $19,500 More…|