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SCHLEGEL, H.
De Vogels van Nederlandsch Indie beschreven en afgebeeld.
Les Oiseaux des Indes Neêrlandaises décrits et figurés. Leiden, E.J. Brill & Amsterdam, G.L. Funke,(1863-66). 3 volumes (in 1). 4to (301 x 235mm). pp. 38, (2), 68, (2), 79, (4), with 49 hand-coloured and 1 plain lithographic plates. Contemporary gilt lettered half cloth, marbled sides.

"Three parts comprising all published of a work on the birds of the Dutch East Indies. The descriptive text, including descriptions of several new species, is in both Dutch and French. The plates (some of which, at least, are by J. Smit) have the figures in miniature but are of high quality ..." (Zimmer 557). "All published of a work on the birds of Indonesia; it consists of three issues: the Pitta's (Vol. 1), the Kingfishers (Vol. II), the Falcons (Vol. III)" (Landwehr 171). A fine copy of this beautifully illustrated work, with 205 bird illustrations on 50 plates. Nissen IVB, 829; Wood 554
 


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