The book is the most outstanding collection of tortoise illustrations ever produced
SOWERBY, J. DE CARLE & LEAR, E.
Tortoises, Terrapins, and Turtles drawn from life. Text by John Edwards Gray.
London, Sotheran, Baer & Co., 1872. Folio (375 x 272mm). pp. iv, 16, with 60 lithographed plates ofwhich 57 beautifully handcoloured and enhanced w...