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. Category: Miscellaneous, Foreign Travel, Antiquarian Book, History, Reference Book No: 005819 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 £1,750.00 Add to Basket Ask a question Buy from Abe Books Refer to a friend Additional information 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),  engraved titlepage,  blank,  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?