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ALBIN, E.
Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux, ornée de 306 Estampes, qui les représentent parfaitement au Natural... et augmentée de notes & de remarques curieuses, par W.Derham.
La Haye, Pierre de Hondt, 1750. 3 volumes. 4to (293 x 235mm). With 306 fine engraved plates. Contemporary calf, richly gilt decorated spines in 6 c...
EUR 4,300.00

ART DE MULTIPLIER LES SERINS,
de les élever, de les instruire et de les guérir des maladies auxquelles ils sont sujets.
Paris, Daudouin, 1828. Small-8vo. pp. (4), 104, with 1 handcoloured engraved frontispiece (bound upwith:) MICHEL. Les Perroquets, leur education ph...
EUR 450.00

BAIREI, K.
Bairei Gakan (Drawing methods of Bairei).
Osaka, Meiji 36 [1903]. Printed by Chinzei, published by Shigemoto. 7 volumes. 8vo (217 x 132mm). With well over 100 coloured double page woodblock...
EUR 2,300.00

BESLER, M. R.
Gazophylacium rerum naturalium e regno vegetabili, animali & minerali depromptarum...
Leipzig and Frankfurt, Johann Herbort Kloss, 1716. Folio (386 x 264 mm). ff. 36, comprising title in red and black with engraved vignette, letterpr...
EUR 8,900.00

BETTONI, E.
Storia naturale degli Uccelli che nidificano in Lombardia, ad illustrazione della raccolta ornitologica dei fratelli Ercole ed Ernesto Turati. Con tavole litografate e colorate prese dal vero da O. Dressler.
Milano, coi tipi del Pio Istituto del Patronato, 1865-1868. 2 volumes. Large folio (443 x 314mm). With a chromo-lithographed frontispiece and 120 c...
EUR 22,000.00

BEWICK, T.
History of British Birds. The figures engraved on wood by T. Bewick.
Newcastle, Printed by Sol. Hodgson/ Edward Walker, 1797-1804. 2 volumes. 8vo (210 x 125mm). pp. (2), xxx, 335, (1), with 208 wood-engravings; pp. x...
EUR 5,500.00

BLAAUW, F.E.
A Monograph of the Cranes. Illustrated by 22 coloured plates (the greater number drawn under the immediate superintendence of the late Dr. G.F. Westerman) by Heinrich Leutemann and J.G. Keulemans
Leiden/ London, E.J. Brill/ R.H. Porter, 1897. Folio (450 x 360mm). pp. viii, 64, with 22 chromo-lithographed plates. Recent green half morocco, sp...
EUR 6,500.00

BONAPARTE, C.L.
Iconografia della Fauna Italica per le quattro classi degli Animali Vertebrati. Tomo I. MAMMIFERI E UCCELLI.
Roma, dalla tipografia Salviucci, 1832-1841. Folio (373 x 263mm). With 47 (of 48) fine hand-coloured lithographed plates and descriptive text. Cont...
EUR 2,900.00

BONAPARTE, C.L.
Iconographie des Pigeons non figurés par Mme Knip dans les deux volumes de MM. Temminck et Florent Prévost.
Paris, P. Bertrand, 1857-1858. Large-folio (560 x 370mm). With 55 beautifully handcoloured lithographed plates by Lemercier after drawings by P.L. ...
EUR 9,500.00

BONAPARTE, C.L.J.L.
(Prince of Canino). Iconografia della Fauna Italica per le quattro classi degli animali vertebrati.
Mammiferi e Uccelli, Anfibi, Pesci. Roma, Tipografia Salviucci, 1832-1841. 3 volumes. Folio (378 x 270mm). pp. (1104), with 180 very fine hand-colo...
EUR 28,000.00

BOUTEILLE, H. & LABATIE, M. DE.
Ornithologie du Dauphiné ou description des oiseaux observés dans les départements de l'Isère, de la Drôme, des Hautes Alpes et les contrées voisines.
Ouvrage contenant 300 sujets dessinés d'après nature par M. V. Cassien. Grenoble, H. Bouteille, 1843. 2 volumes. Royal-8vo. pp. 416, 358, with 72 l...
EUR 1,200.00

BREHM, A.E.
Gefangene Vögel. Ein Hand- und Lehrbuch für Liebhaber und Pfleger einheimischer und fremdländischer Käfigvögel. Erster Teil, erster & zweiter Band (all published).
Leipzig & Heidelberg, C.F. Winter, 1872-1876. Royal-8vo (260 x 170 mm). pp. viiii, 626, (2); pp. 827, with 4 (1 coloured) plates. Contemporary hal...
EUR 550.00

BRISSON, M.J.
Ornithologia, sive synopsis methodica sistens avium divisionem in ordines, sectiones ... Ornithologie ou méthode contenant la division des Oiseaux ...
Paris, C.J.B. Bauche, 1760. 6 volumes (including the supplement). 4to (284 x 213mm). With 6 engraved titles and 261 folded engraved plates. Contemp...
EUR 7,500.00

BROWN, T.
Illustrations of the Game Birds of North America Chiefly the size of Nature.
Edinburgh, Frazer & Co.; Dublin, William Curry Jnr. & Co.; Glasgow, John Smith & Son; London, Smith, Elder & Co., 1834. Folio (546 x 410mm). With ...
EUR 38,000.00

BRUCE, J.
Voyage en Nubie et en Abyssinie, entrepris pour découvrir les sources du Nil. Pendant les années 1768, 1769, 1770, 1771, 1772 & 1773. Traduit de l'Anglais, par M. Castera.
Paris, Hôtel de Thou, 1790-1791. 5 volumes of text & 1 atlas. 4to. pp. lxxxiii, 620; 784; 858; 752;328, clxiii, with 7 (4 large folding) engraved m...
EUR 3,900.00

BUFFON, (G.L.L.).
Histoire Naturelle, générale et partriculière.
Aux Deux-Ponts, chez Sanson & Compagnie, 1785-1791. 54 volumes. 8vo (180 x 110mm). With one engraved portrait, 4 engraved maps and 324 engraved pla...
EUR 9,800.00

BUNREI, M.
Bunrei Kacho Gafu (Album of drawings of flowers and birds by Bunrei).
Yokohama, Meiji, 18 [1885]. 2 volumes. Folio (355 x 245mm). With 100 full-page coloured woodblock printed plates of which 32 double-page. In origi...
EUR 2,800.00

CETTI, F.
Gli uccelli di Sardegna.
Sassari, G. Piattoli, 1776. Small-8vo (145 x 100mm) . pp. (10), 334, (2), with 1 engraved title and6 engraved plates. Contemporary calf, richly flo...
EUR 1,000.00

CHERNEL, I.
Magyar Ornithologiai Központ. Magyarország Madarai különös tekintettel gazdasági jelentöségökre.
Budapest 1899. 2 volumes (282 x 200mm). pp. xxiv, 187; xix, 830, with 56 lithographed plates of which 51 chromo-lithographed and numerous figures i...
EUR 2,400.00

COLLAERT, A.
Animalium quadrupedum omnis generis verae et artificiosissimae delinationes in aes incisae et editae ab Adriano Collardo.
[Antwerp, c. 1610]. Oblong 8vo. (177 x 225mm). Allegorical engraved title (Orpheus charming and taming the birds and beasts of the forests) and 19...
EUR 19,000.00

COSTA, O.G & COSTA, A.
Fauna del regno di Napoli, ossia enumerazione di tutti gli animali…
Napoli, Tramater, (1829) 1832-1859. 11 volumes. 4to (270 x 220mm). With 377 mostly hand-coloured engraved plates. Later half vellum, gilt ornamente...
EUR 39,000.00

CRONAU, C.
Die Hühnervögel mit besonderer Rücksicht auf ihre Pflege und Zucht in der Gefangenschaft.
I. Band. Erste Abtheilung (all published !). Berlin, L. Gerschel, 1880. 2 volumes (text & atlas). Large-4to. (text) & Oblong-folio (atlas). pp. iii...
EUR 700.00

DEMIDOFF, A.
Voyage dans la Russie Méridionale et la Crimée, par la Hongrie, la Valachie et la Moldavie, exécuté en 1837 ... dédié à S.M. Nicolas Ier, Empereur de toutes les Russes: ATLASD'HISTOIRE NATURELLE.
Paris, E. Bourdin, 1842. Folio (435 x 280mm). With 95 engraved plates (including 4 folded maps), ofwhich 84 beautifully hand-coloured. Contemporary...
EUR 25,000.00

DESMAREST, A.G.
Histoire Naturelle des Tangaras, des Manakins et des Todiers.
Paris, Garnery/ Delachaussée, An XII (1805-1807). Large-Folio (535 x 342mm). With 72 colour-printedengraved plates finished by hand. Contemporary g...
EUR 15,000.00

DRESSER, H.E.
A history of the birds of Europe, including all the species inhabiting the western palaearctic region.
London, published by the author, 1871-1896. 9 volumes (including the supplement). Large-4to (320 x 250mm). With 723 (721 handcoloured) lithographic...
EUR 20,000.00

DRESSER, H.E.
A Monograph of the Coraciidae, or the family of the Rollers.
Farnborough, published by the author, 1893. Folio (370 x 285mm). pp. xx, 111, with 27 fine hand-coloured lithographed plates after and by J.G. Keul...
EUR 8,900.00

DRESSER, H.E.
A monograph of the Meropidae, or family of the bee-eaters.
London, published by the author, 1884-1886. Folio (380 x 280mm). pp. xix, (1), 1-40, 40a, 40b, 41-144, with 34 hand-coloured lithographs by J.G. Ke...
EUR 15,000.00

DUBOIS, C.F. & DUBOIS, A. (Fils).
Les Oiseaux de l'Europe.
Bruxelles, Leipzig, Gand, C. Muquardt, 1868-1872. 2 volumes. Royal-8vo (18 x 27cm.). With 1 photo-frontispiece of C.F. Dubois and 321 handcoloured ...
EUR 8,200.00

DUMONT D'URVILLE, J.S.
Voyage de la Corvette l'Astrolabe exécuté par ordre du Roi pendant les années 1826, 1827, 1828, 1829, sous le commandement de M.J. Dumont d'Urville: ATLAS ZOOLOGIQUE,
par J.C.R. Quoy et J.P. Gaimard. Paris, J. Tastu, 1833. Large-folio (525 x 345mm). With 192 (185 fine colour-printed and beautifully hand-finished)...
EUR 16,000.00

ENDLER, (F.G.) & SCHOLZ, (F.G.).
Der Naturfreund oder Beiträge zur Schlesischen Naturgeschichte.
Breslau, C.F. Barth/ A. Holäufer, 1809-1824. 4to (212 x 185mm). 11 volumes (bound in 7). With 572 beautifully handcoloured engraved plates and 1 pl...
EUR 8,000.00

GAIMARD, J.P.
Voyages de la commission scientifique du nord en Scandinavie, en Laponie au Spitzberg et aux Feröe pendant les années 1838, 1839 et 1840 sur la corvette La Recherche commandée par M. Fabvre, ... (ZOOLOGIE).
Paris, A. Bertrand, (1842-1855). Folio. 76 handcoloured engraved plates. Later calf, identical richly blind- and gilt stamped covers, blind- and gi...
EUR 3,500.00

GAY, C.
Historia fisica y politica de Chile: ATLAS ZOOLOGIA.
Paris, Thunot, 1854. Folio (360 x 285mm). With 134 (of 135) engraved or lithographed plates. Recentbrown half calf, gilt lettered spine.
EUR 3,800.00

GAY, C.
Historia fisica y politica de Chile: ATLAS ZOOLOGIA.
Paris, en casa del autor/ Chile, en el Museo de Historia Natural de Santiago, (1848). Folio (370 x 290mm). With 134 (of 135) engraved or lithograph...
EUR 7,500.00

GERMAR, E.F.
Reise nach Dalmatien und um das Gebiet von Ragusa.
Leipzig and Altenburg, F.A. Brockhaus, 1817. Royal-8vo (208 x 125mm). pp. xii, 323, (1), with 11 engraved plates of which 9 finely hand-coloured, p...
EUR 1,100.00

GESSNER, C.
Icones Animalium Quadrupedum Viviparorum et Oviparum, quae in Historiae Animalium Conradi Gesneri Libr. I. et II. describuntur... Editio Tertia. Novis Eiconibus non paucis…. Die figuren und contrefacturen von allerley vierfüssigen Thieren.
Heidelberg, A. Cambier, 1606. Folio (360 x 240mm). pp. 127, (1, blank), (6, indices), with woodcut printer's device and 141 woodcuts. [With:] Icone...
EUR 17,000.00

GOULD, J.
A Monograph of the Odontophorinae, or Partridges of America.
London, published by the Author, (1844-) 1850. Folio (545 x 368 mm). With 32 fine hand-coloured lithographed plates after Gould and Richter. Contem...
EUR 18,000.00

GOULD, J.
Monograph of the Pittidae.
London, Published by the Author, 1880-1881. 2 parts in one volume. Folio (370 x 550mm). With 10 hand-coloured lithographed plates by Gould, W. Hart...
EUR 14,000.00

GOULD, J.
The Birds of Great Britain.
London, Taylor and Francis by the Author, [1862] - 1873. 5 volumes. Folio (555 x 380mm). With 367 fine hand-coloured lithographed plates, many heig...
EUR 85,000.00

GRAY, G.R.
A fasciculus of the Birds of China.
(London, Taylor and Francis, 1871). Folio. pp. 8, with 12 handcoloured lithographed plates. New half red morocco, spine with gilt lettering.
EUR 1,800.00

GRAY, G.R.
A fasciculus of the Birds of China.
(London, Taylor and Francis, 1871). Folio (308 x 240 mm). pp. 8, with 12 handcoloured lithographed plates. New brown half morocco, spine with gilt ...
EUR 1,800.00

HEERKENS, G.N.
Aves Frisicae.
Rotterrodami, apud C.R. Hake, 1788. 8vo. pp. 298, (1), with a charming engraved title showing a bird (Alauda) by J.L. Anselin. Contemporary marbled...
EUR 1,200.00

HILL, J.
An History of Animals. Containing descriptions of the Birds, Beasts, Fishes, and Insects, of the several Parts of the World; and including accounts of the several classes of Animalcules, visible only by the assistance of Microscopes...
London, Thomas Osborne, 1752. Folio (375 x 235mm). pp. (8), 584, (4), with 28 engraved plates. Contemporary half calf, spine in 6 compartments with...
EUR 1,600.00

HUMBOLDT, A. VON & BONPLAND, A.
Beobachtungen aus der Zoologie und vergleichenden Anatomie, gesammelt auf einer Reise nach den Tropen-Ländern des neuen Kontinents, in den Jahren 1799, 1800, 1801, 1802, 1803und 1804. Bearbeitet und herausgegeben von dem Erstern.
Tübingen, bey F.C. Cotta/ Paris, bey Levrault, Schoell und Compagnie, 1806. 4to (342 x 250mm). pp. x, 212. Contemporary blue boards (a bit worn).
EUR 1,000.00

INDIAN BIRDS-
A stunning series of original Indian birds painted in gouache on Mica.
Eleven bright and striking 19th century coloured paintings of birds including a Yellow Sparrow, White Sparrow, Crow-headed Bird, Falcon, Red Coler ...
EUR 2,300.00

JACQUEMONT, V.
Voyage dans l'Inde pendant les années 1828 à 1832, publié sous les auspices de M. Guizot.
Firmin Didot frères, (1835-)1841-1844. 4 volumes. Folio. With 4 maps and 290 plates, of which 25 in the zoological section are handcoloured. Old h...
EUR 12,500.00

JACQUIN, J.F. (Baron von).
Beyträge zur Geschichte der Vögel.
Wien, C.F. Wappler, 1784. 4to (285 x 230mm). pp. (10), 45, (1), with 19 handcoloured engraved plates. 19th century cloth-backed marbled boards (spi...
EUR 4,500.00

KLEIN, J.T.
Ova Avium plurimarum ad naturalem magnitudinem... Sammlung verschiedener Vögel Eyer in natürlicher Grösse und mit lebendigen Farben geschildert und beschrieben.
Leipzig, Königsberg und Mietau, bey Johann Jacob Kanter, 1766. 4to (280 x 215mm). pp. 36, with 21 handcoloured engraved plates. Contemporary boards...
EUR 1,500.00

LACHMUND, F.
De Ave Diomedea dissertatio, cum verâ ejus effigie aeri incisa, ex Muséo D. Friderici Lachmund Hildesheim. Ad Cl. Virum, Dn. D. Johan. Danielem Majorem.
Amsterdam, A. Frisius, 1674. 12mo (130 x 75mm). pp. 52, (6), with 5 (4 folded) engraved plates. Recent boards.
EUR 2,500.00

LEACH, W.E.
The Zoological Miscellany, being descriptions of new and interesting animals.
London, R.P. Nodder & Son, 1814-1817. 3 volumes. 8vo (250 x 155mm). pp. 144; 154, (8); (6), 152, with 150 handcoloured engraved plates. Contemporar...
EUR 2,800.00

LESSON, R.P.
Centurie zoologique, ou choix d'animaux rares, nouveaux ou imparfaitement connus; enrichi de planches inédites, dessinées d'après nature par M. Prêtre, gravées et coloriées avec le plus grand soin.
Paris, F.G. Levrault, 1830. Royal-8vo (235 x 145mm). pp. x, 244, with 80 colour-printed hand-finished engraved plates. Contemporary green half calf...
EUR 3,200.00

LESSON, R.P.
Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux-Mouches, ouvrage orné de planches dessinées et gravées par les meilleurs artistes.
Paris, A. Bernard, (1829-30). 8vo (240 x152mm). pp. xlvi, 223, with 86 very fine hand-coloured engraved plates. Loose sheets in contemporary cloth...
EUR 2,800.00

LESSON, R.P.
Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux-Mouches.
Paris, A. Bertrand, (1829-30). 8vo (240 x 158mm). pp. xlvi, 223, with 86 colour-printed engraved plates finished by hand. Contemporary red morocco,...
EUR 9,000.00

LESSON, R.P.
Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux-Mouches.
Paris, A. Bertrand, (1829-30). 8vo (232 x 142mm). pp. xlvi, 223, with 86 colour-printed engraved plates finished by hand. Contemporary red morocco,...
EUR 18,000.00

LESSON, R.P.
Les Trochilidées ou les Colibris et les Oiseaux-Mouches...
Paris, A. Bertrand, (1832-33). 8vo (232 x 150mm). pp. (4), iv, 171, (1), xliii (1), with 66 very fine colour-printed engraved plates finished by h...
EUR 2,500.00

LEVAILLANT, F.
Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux d'Afrique.
Paris, J.J. Fuchs/ Delachaussée, An VII (1799)-1808. 6 volumes. Large-4o (325 x 252mm). With 300 engraved plates in double state, plain and colour-...
EUR 34,000.00

LEVAILLANT, F.
Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux de Paradis et des Rolliers, suivie de celles des Toucans et des Barbut.
Paris, Denné le jeune/ Perlet, (1801-) 1806. 2 volumes. Large-folio (515 x 335mm). With 114 colour-printed engraved plates, with extensive gouache ...
EUR 130,000.00

LEWIN, W.
The Birds of Great Britain, systematically arranged, accurately engraved, and painted from nature; with descriptions, including the natural history of each bird. Les Oiseaux de la Grande Brétagne, rangés dans un ordre systématique....
London, J. Johnson, 1800-1796-1801. 8 volumes, bound in 4. 4to (270 x 220mm). With 1 handcoloured engraved frontispiece and 335 handcoloured engrav...
EUR 9,000.00

MATHEWS, G.M.
The Birds of Australia.
London, Witherby & Co., 1910-1927. 12 volumes, including the 5 supplements. 4to (337 x 248 mm). With 600 handcoloured lithographed plates after and...
EUR 26,500.00

MATHEWS, G.M.
The Birds of Australia.
London, Witherby & Co., 1910-1927. 13 volumes. 4to (350 x 255mm). With 600 hand-coloured lithographed plates after and by Keulemans, Grönvold, R. G...
EUR 22,000.00

MORRIS, B.
British Game Birds and Wildfowl.
London, Groombridge and Sons, (1889). 4to (310 x 255 mm). pp. iv, 254, with 60 handcoloured plates. Publisher's green gilt pictorial cloth.
EUR 2,900.00

MORRIS, F.O.
A History of British Birds. Fourth edition, revised, corrected, and enlarged. With three hundred and ninety-four plates coloured by hand.
London, John C. Nimmo, 1895-97. Royal-8vo (265 x 175mm). With 394 fine hand-coloured plates. Publisher's brown cloth, covers with gilt bird ornamen...
EUR 1,200.00

MORRIS, F.O.
A History of British Birds. Second edition.
London, Bell and Daldy, 1870. 6 volumes. Royal-8vo (255 x 175 mm). With 365 fine handcoloured plates. Publisher's green gilt pictorial cloth.
EUR 950.00

NAUMANN, J.A.
Johann Andreas Naumann's... Naturgeschichte der Vögel Deutschlands, nach eigenen Erfahrungen entworfen... herausgegeben von dessen Sohne Johann Friedrich Naumann.
Leipzig, E. Fleischer, 1820-1844 (volumes 1-12); Stuttgart, Hoffmann, (1860), (volume 13). 13 volumes bound in 12. Royal-8vo (222 x 145mm). With 3 ...
EUR 8,000.00

NAUMANN, J.F.
Johann Andreas Naumann's... Naturgeschichte der Vögel Deutschlands, nach eigenen Erfahrungen entworfen... herausgegeben von dessen Sohne Johann Friedrich Naumann.
Leipzig, E. Fleischer, 1820-1844 (volumes 1-12); Stuttgart, Hoffmann, (1860), (volume 13). 13 volumes. Royal-8vo (228 x 141mm). With 3 engraved por...
EUR 27,500.00

NODDER, R.P.
Original watercolour,
measuring 22,5cm x 19,5cm, signed Rich. P. Nodder 1808.
EUR 1,600.00

NOVARA-
Reise der Österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 (B. von Wüllerstorf-Urbair). ZOOLOGISCHER THEIL, Erster Band (Wirbelthiere).
Wien, Kaiserlich-Königlichen Hof- und Staatsdruckerei, 1869. 4to (285 x 230mm). [Contains:] Zelebor, J. Säugethiere. pp. 42, with 3 (2 coloured) li...
EUR 1,800.00

OLINA, G.P.
Uccelliera overo discorso della natura, e proprieta di diversi uccelli, e in particolare di que'che cantano, con il modo di prendergli, conoscergli... E con le Figure... dal Tempesta, e dal Villamena.
Roma, Angelo de Rossi, 1684. 4to (270 x 210mm). Leaves 5, including engraved title, pp. 77, (1), leaves 6 (index), engraved title, enclosed in broa...
EUR 6,500.00

PETERS, W. C.H.
Naturwissenschaftliche Reise nach Mossambique... in den Jahren 1842 bis 1848 ausgeführt.
Berlin, Georg Reimer, 1852-1882. 6 parts bound in 9 volumes. 4to (330 x 240mm) & folio (470 x 330mm). With 210 (54 fine handcoloured) lithographed ...
EUR 8,500.00

PHILLIPS, J.C.
A Natural History of the Ducks.
Boston and New York 1922-1926. 4 volumes. 4to. pp. xlii, 1545, with 118 (mostly folded) maps and 102 (74 coloured) plates. Half cloth, labels on sp...
EUR 2,500.00

PISO, W. & MARCGRAF, G.
Historia naturalis Brasiliae, ... in qua non tantum Plantae et Animalia, sed et indigenarum morbi, ingenia et mores describuntur...
Lugdun. Batavorum et Amstelodami, F. Hackium apud L. Elzevirium, 1648. Folio (397 x 248mm). pp. (xii, including frontispiece), 122, (2); (iv), 293...
EUR 18,000.00

PREVOST, F. & LEMAIRE, C.L.
Histoire Naturelle d'Oiseaux d'Europe (Passereaux). Deuxième édition revue et corrigée avec 80 planches représentant 200 sujets peintes d'après nature gravées sur acier et coloriées avec soins.
Paris, F. Savy, (1864). Royal-8vo (240 x 155mm). pp. (4), 132, 12, with handcoloured sub-title and 82 (80 handcoloured) engraved plates. Publisher'...
EUR 1,500.00

ROCHEBRUNE, A.T. DE.
Faune de la Sénégambie: OISEAUX.
Bordeaux 1884. Royal 8vo (250 x 170mm). pp. 85-459, (1), with 30 fine handcoloured lithographed plates. Disbound.
EUR 750.00

ROSENIUS, P.
Sveriges fäglar och fägelbon med fägelbilder utförda i färgljustryck efter originalmälmingar av G. Swenander.
Lund, C.W.L. Gleerup, 1926-1949. 6 volumes. Folio. With 798 (144 coloured) plates. Contemporary blind stiff wrappers (first 3 volumes), remainder u...
EUR 2,500.00

ROYEN, WILLEM II VAN.
Two Silver Pheasants and a Black-crowned Night Heron in a landscape.
Signed and dated, lower right W V ROYEN 1735, also dated lower left: 1735, inscribed in brown ink on verso: 'dese vogels sijn bij d: edl: aghtb: He...
EUR 20,000.00

ROYLE, J.F.
Illustrations of the Botany and other branches of the Natural History of the Himalayan mountains and the Flora of Cashmere.
London, W.H. Allen & Co., (1833-) 1839 (-1840). 2 volumes (text & atlas). Folio (370 x 270mm). pp. lxxx, 472; pp. (iv), with 1 aquatint frontispiec...
EUR 10,000.00

RÜPPELL, E.
Neue Wirbelthiere zu der Fauna von Abyssinien gehörig, entdekt und beschrieben.
Frankfurt am Main, S. Schmerber, 1835 (-1840). Folio (390 x 280mm). pp. (8), 40; 116; (2), 18; (4),148; with 95 lithographed plates of which 81 fin...
EUR 12,000.00

SALVIN, F.H. & W. BRODRICK.
Falconry in the British Isles. Second edition, revised and enlarged.
London, Jan van Voorst, 1873. Royal 8vo (283 x 185mm). pp. viii, (2), 171, (1), with 28 fine handcoloured lithographed plates. Publisher's green gi...
EUR 5,500.00

SALVIN, F.H. & W. BRODRICK.
Falconry in the British Isles. Second edition, revised and enlarged.
London, Jan van Voorst, 1873. Royal 8vo (283 x 185mm). pp. viii, (2), 171, (1), with 28 fine handcoloured lithographed plates. Later green half cal...
EUR 5,200.00

SCHLEGEL, H. & VERSTER VAN WULVERHORST, A.H.
Traité de Fauconnerie.
Leiden & Düsseldorf 1844-1853. Elephant-Folio (695 x 510mm). With tinted lithographic pictorial titlepage, 2 tinted lithographic plates and 14 hand...
EUR 49,000.00

SCHLEGEL, H.
De Vogels van Nederland. Beschreven en afgebeeld.
Leiden, D. Noothoven van Goor, (1859-1861). 3 volumes (1 text- & 2 atlas-volumes). 8vo (170 x 130mm). pp. viii, 699, (1, errata), with 362 handcol...
EUR 4,000.00

SELIGMANN, J.M.
Sammlung verschiedener ausländischer und seltener Vögel worinnen ein jeder dererselben nicht nur auf das genaueste beschrieben sondern auch in einer richtigen und sauber illuminirten Abbildung vorgestellet wird.
Nürnberg, J.J. Fleischmann, 1749-1773. Volumes 1-8 (of 9), bound in 4. Folio (380 x 245mm). With 2 engraved frontispieces, 8 engraved title-vignett...
EUR 38,000.00

SHELLEY, G.E.
A Handbook of the Birds of Egypt.
London, John van Voorst, 1872. Royal-8vo (253 x 160 mm). pp. viii, (2), 342, with 14 handcoloured lithographed plates by J.G. Keulemans. Contempora...
EUR 1,000.00

SUSEMIHL, J.C.
Teutsche Ornithologie oder Naturgeschichte aller Vögel Teutschlands. Herausgegeben von Borkhausen, Lichthammer und Bekker dem Jüngern.
Damstadt, im Verlage der Herausgeber, 1800-1811. Folio (450 x 300mm). 21 parts (of 22), bound in 2 volumes. With 126 hand-coloured engraved plates....
EUR 14,000.00

SWAINSON, W.
Zoological Illustrations, or original figures and descriptions of New, Rare, or Interesting Animals, selected chiefly from the classes of Ornithology, Entomology, and Conchology: Volume III.
London, Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, 1822-1823. 8vo (230 x 145mm). With 63 beautifully handcoloured lithographed plates. Recent half green morocco, ...
EUR 950.00

TEMMINCK, C.J. & WERNER, J.C.
Manuel d'ornithologie, ou tableau systématique des oiseaux qui se trouvent en Europe; précédé d'une analyse du système général d'ornithologie, et suivi d'une table alphabétique des espèces.
Seconde édition, considérablement augmentée et mise au niveau des découvertes nouvelles. Paris, H. Cousin & E. d'Ocagne, 1820-1842. 6 volumes (4 te...
EUR 8,200.00

TEMMINCK, C.J.f
Verhandelingen over de Natuurlijke Geschiedenis der Nederlandsche overzeesche bezittingen, door de Leden der Natuurkundige commissie in Indie en andere schrijvers. Uitgegevenop last van den Koning door J.C. Temminck: ZOOLOGIE.
Leiden 1839-1844. Folio (434 x 300mm). pp. (6), 228, 72, 72, 26, 250, with 3 double-page tables and102 lithographed plates of which 84 beautifully ...
EUR 9,800.00

TEMMINCK, C.J.
Verhandelingen over de Natuurlijke Geschiedenis der Nederlandsche overzeesche bezittingen, door de Leden der Natuurkundige commissie in Indie en andere schrijvers. Uitgegevenop last van den Koning door J.C. Temminck: ZOOLOGIE.
Leiden 1839-1844. Folio (415 x 270mm). pp. (6), 228, 72, 72, 26, 250, with 3 double-page tables and100 lithographed plates of which 81 beautifully ...
EUR 3,500.00

VAILLANT, A.N.
Voyage autour du monde, exécuté pendant les années 1836 et 1837 sur la corvette La Bonité, publiée par ordre du Gouvernement sous les auspices du département de la marine.
HISTOIRE NATURELLE: ATLAS ZOOLOGIQUE. Par Eydoux & Souleyet. Paris, A. Bertrand, (1842-1852). Folio(484 x 320mm). pp. (2), 8, with 101 (96 handcolo...
EUR 9,000.00

(WOLFF, J.).
Unterschiedliche Arten von Vöglen nach dem Leben gezeichnet. Verlegts Jeremias Wolff Künsthändler in Augsburg.
Augsburg, J. Wolff, (about 1710). Oblong-8vo (280 x 75mm). 17 engravings on 9 leaves. Recent boards.
EUR 3,900.00

WORM, O.
Museum Wormianum, seu Historia rerum Rariorum, tam Naturalium, quam Artificialium, tam Domesticarum, quam Exoticarum, quae Hafniae Danorum in aedibus authoris servantur.
Lugduni Batavorum, I. Elsevirium, 1655. Folio (350 x 220mm). pp. (12), 389, (3), with woodcut title-vignette and 139 woodcuts and 13 engravings in ...
EUR 2,500.00

ZINANNI, G.
Delle uova e dei nidi degli uccelli libro primo del Conte Giuseppe Zinanni.
Aggiunte in fine alcune osservazioni, con una dissertazione sopra varie spezie di Cavalette. Venezia, A. Bortoli, 1737. 4to (285 x 204 mm). pp. (8)...
EUR 3,900.00


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