14th May 2013
CUVIER, Georges. The Class Aves with Specific Descriptions by Edward Griffith… and Edward Pidgeon. London: Whittaker, Treacher, and Co., 1829. 3 vols., 8vo (212 x 127mm.) 158 engraved plates only (of 160). (Some spotting and browning, slightly affected by damp, 1 plate torn with loss to third volume.) Near contemporary green morocco-backed cloth (extremities bumped, scuffed and somewhat affected by damp). - And three further volumes of related interest, 'The Class Mammalia' (6).
Hammer price: £95
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