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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

AUDEBERT, J.B. & VIEILLOT, L.P.
Oiseaux Dorés ou à Reflets Métalliques. Histoire Naturelle et Générale des Colibris, Oiseaux-Mouches, Jacamars et Promerops/ Histoire Naturelle et Générale des Grimpéraux et des Oiseaux de Paradis.
Paris, AN XI- (1800-) 1802. 2 volumes. Large folio (510 x 335mm). With 190 (1 double-page) colour-printed engraved plates by Audebert, many heighte...
EUR 48,000.00

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 18,000.00

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

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

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.) & LACEPEDE, (B.G.E.).
Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière, avec la description du Cabinet du Roy .
Paris, l' Imprimerie Royale, Hôtel de Thou, Plassan, 1749-1804. 44 volumes. 4to (245 x 192mm). With1 engraved portrait of Buffon, 4 folded tables, ...
EUR 36,000.00

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

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

CUVIER, G.
Le Règne Animal distribué d'après son organisation, pour servir de base à l'histoire naturelle des animaux.
Paris, Fortin, Masson et Cie, (1836-1849). 20 volumes (10 text-volumes & 10 atlas-volumes). Royal-8vo (269 x 188mm). With 993 engraved plates, apar...
EUR 10,000.00

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 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

GAY, C.
Historia fisica y politica de Chile: ATLAS ZOOLOGIA.
Paris, Thunot, 1854. Folio (360 x 285mm). With 133 (of 135) engraved or lithographed plates. Recentbrown half calf, gilt lettered spine.
EUR 2,900.00

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 135 engraved or lithographed plates...
EUR 8,500.00

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

GESSNER, C.
Thierbuch. Das ist ein kurtze Bschreybung aller vierfüssigen Thieren, so auff der Erden und in Wassern wonend, sampt jrer waren conterfactur... Zurich, Conrad Froschauer, 1563.
[with:] Vogelbuch, darin die Art, Natur und Eigenschafft aller Voglen sampt jrer waren Contrafacturangezeigt wirt... Zurich, Conrad Froschauer, 155...
EUR 125,000.00

GOULD, J. J.
Gould's Monographie der Ramphastiden oder Tukanartigen Vögel, aus dem Englischen übersetzt, mit Zusätzen und einigen neuen Arten vermehrt von J.H.C.F. Sturm und J.W. Sturm.
Nürnberg, Gedruckt auf Kosten der Herausgeber, 1841-1847. 4 parts, bound in one. 4to (325 x 235mm).With 38 lithographed plates of which 36 beautifu...
EUR 15,000.00

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

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

HEUGLIN, M.T. V.
Ornithologie Nordost-Afrika's, der Nilquellen- und Küsten-Gebiete des Rothen Meeres und des nördlichen Somal-Landes.
Cassel, T. Fischer, 1869-(1875). 2 volumes. Royal-8vo (228 x 155mm). pp. xii, (4), cviii, A-H, 1-416, (4), 417-851, (1); pp. (2), 853-1261, (2), 12...
EUR 3,900.00

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

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

KNIP, P. & TEMMINCK, C.J.
Les Pigeons, par Madame Knip, née Pauline de Courcelles, Premier Peintre d'Histoire Naturelle de S.M. l'Impératrice Reine Marie-Louise. Le texte par C.J. Themminck.
Paris, Mme Knip & Garnery, (1809-) 1811. Large-folio (517 x 345 mm). With 87 engraved plates, printed in colour, some heightened with gold and fini...
EUR 17,000.00

KNIP, P., TEMMINCK, C.J. & PREVOST, F.
Les Pigeons, par Madame Knip, née Pauline de Courcelles, le texte par C.J. Themminck... (volume I), Deuxième édition
& F. PREVOST (volume II). Paris, Mme. Knip, Bellizard, Dufour & Cie, (1838-1843). 2 volumes. Folio (535 x 355mm). (I:) With 87 engraved plates, pri...
EUR 50,000.00

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.
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 (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

LEVAILLANT, F.
Histoire naturelle des Perroquets...
Paris, Levrault, frères, 1801-1805. 2 volumes. Folio (495 x 312mm). pp. (viii), 135, (1, index); (iv), 112, (1, index), with 145 etched plates prin...
EUR 188,000.00

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

MALHERBE, A.
Monographie des Picidées ou histoire naturelle des Picidés, Picumninés, Yuncinés ou Torcols.
Metz, Jules Verronnais, 1861-62. 4 volumes (including 2 plate volumes). Folio (360 x 545mm). pp. (14), lxx, 214; (4), 325; (4), 8; (4), 6, with 123...
EUR 65,000.00

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 16,000.00

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

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 1,500.00

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

OORT, PIETER VAN. (After?).
Buceros plicatus Lath. (Wreathed Hornbill), Watercolour on paper c.1827-1837, 25.5 x 33.5 cm - visible image size, 53.0 x 58.5 cm - frame size, framed under glass.
Titled in pencil in old handwriting (lower centre): Buceros plicatus Lath, Java (Goenong Parang).
EUR 2,500.00

PETERS, W. C.H.
Naturwissenschaftliche Reise nach Mossambique... in den Jahren 1842 bis 1848 ausgeführt.
Berlin, Georg Reimer, 1852-1882. 6 parts bound in 10 volumes. 4to (330 x 240mm) & folio (470 x 330mm). With 210 (54 fine handcoloured) lithographed...
EUR 8,500.00

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

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 8,000.00

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. Later green half cal...
EUR 5,200.00

SALVIN, O. & DU CANE GODMAN, F.
Biologia Centrali-Americana. AVES.
(London) 1879-1904. 4 volumes. 4to (310 x 255mm). pp. xliv, 512; (4), 598; iv, 510; vii, with 84 fine hand-coloured lithographed plates after J.C. ...
EUR 15,000.00

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

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). ...
EUR 2,200.00

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

SUSEMIHL, J.C.
Deutsche Ornithologie oder Naturgeschichte aller Vögel Deutschlands in naturgetreuen Abbildungen und Beschreibungen. Herausgegeben von Dr. Bekker, Lichthammer, C.W. Bekker und Lembcke. Neue Ausgabe. I.-XXII Heft mit 132 Abbildungen.
Darmstadt, im Verlage von Carl Wilhelm Leske, (1837-1841). Folio (510 x 340mm). 22 parts bound in one. With 132 colour-printed and hand-coloured en...
EUR 19,000.00

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. First Series & Second Series.
London, Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, 1820-1833. 6 volumes. 8vo (250 x 160mm). With 318 beautifully handcoloured lithographed plates. Contemporary bro...
EUR 9,600.00

TEMMINCK, C.J. & LAUGIER DE CHARTROUSE, M.
Nouveau recueil de planches coloriées d'oiseaux, pour servir de suite et de complément aux planches enluminées de Buffon…
Paris, F. G. Levrault, (1820)-1838-(1839). 5 volumes. Royal-folio (545 x 354mm). With 600 hand-coloured engraved plates, all with unnumbered accomp...
EUR 60,000.00

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.
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

VIEILLOT, L.J.P.
Histoire naturelle des plus beaux oiseaux chanteurs de la zone torride.
Paris, J.E. Gabriel Dufour, 1805 (-1808). Folio (518 x 335mm). pp. iv, 112 (recte 114), with 72 engraved plates printed in colours and finished by ...
EUR 12,000.00

(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

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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