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Regne animal dispose en tableaux methodiques:

COMTE J Achille [Joseph] 1802-1866

Publisher: Fortin Masson et Cie, Successeurs de Crochard et cie.
Publish Year: 1840
Publish Place: Paris
Illustrator: REMOND N. DUMENIL P.

Book No: 005819
Price: £1750
Status: For Sale

Book Condition: Very Good
Size: Elephant Folio - over 15 - 23" tall
Jacket Condition: Contact Us
Binding: Hardcover
Book Type: Unknown
Edition: First Edition
Inscription: Unknown

VG, 1840, Tall Elephant Folio, 90 pls TP. In modern, to style, half red morocco, with contemporary red faded boards, some blind tooling, edges lightly bumped and rubbed. Spine, raised bands, decorative gilt tooling and titles. Internally, red marbled endpapers, text block edges sprinkled red, book label to fpd (William Alexander Murray), [1] engraved titlepage, [1] blank, [2] introduction, 90 pls (of 90) double page pictorial charts 80*55.5 cms (20 of which were produced at 32 Southampton St, Strand London & the remainder in Paris at Rue de Place de l'Ecole de Medecine, No 13), depicting approximately 5,000 images, new cloth joints, minimal paper repairs. A very good copy. Weighs 10.5 Kg, and is 56.7*44.5*5 cms. (Graesse 315. Brunet 5572. Nissen 938. Crochard 1839 p11) Title continues: ouvrage adopte? par le Conseil royal de l'instruction publique pour l'enseignement des colle?ges et autroes etablissements de l'universite?