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ALSTON, E.R.
Biologia Centrali-Americana: MAMMALIA. With an introduction by P.L. Sclater.
(London) 1879-1882. 4to (312 x 250mm). pp. xx, 220, with 22 (20 beautifully hand-coloured) lithographed plates. Contemporary half calf, gilt orname...
EUR 3,000.00

ARENA, F.
La Natura e Cultura dei Fiori fisicamente esposta in due trattati.
Cosmopoli 1771. 2 volumes. 4to (235 x 180mm). pp. viii, 440; viii, 416; 167, (1), (8), with 65 folding engraved plates. Contemporary vellum, gilt d...
EUR 10,000.00

ELLIOT, D.G.
A Monograph of the Felidae or Family of Cats.
London, by the Author, (1878-) 1883. Large folio (597 x 477mm). With 43 splendid handcoloured lithographed plates from drawings by Joseph Wolf and ...
EUR 95,000.00

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

GROSE SMITH, H. & KIRBY, W.F.
Rhopalocera Exotica, being Illustrations of New, Rare, and Unfigured Species of Butterflies.
London, Gurney & Jackson, 1887-1902. 3 volumes. Large-4to (284 x 220mm). With 180 hand-coloured lithographed plates and descriptive text. Contempor...
EUR 9,500.00

LINNAEUS, C.
Species Plantarum, exhibentes plantas rite cognitas, ad genera relatas, cum differentiis specificis, nominibus trivialibus, synonymis selectis, locis natalibus, secundum systema sexuale digestas.
Holmiae, impensis Laurentii Salvii, 1753. 2 volumes bound in one. 8vo (197 x 125mm). pp. (12), 1-560; (2), 561-1200, (32). Later calf, richly gilt ...
EUR 5,500.00

MULSANT, E. & VERREAUX, E.
Histoire naturelle des Oiseaux-Mouches ou Colibris constituant la famille des Trochilidés.
Lyon, Bureau de la Société Linnéenne, (1873-) 1877 (-1879). 4 volumes & supplement (bound in 5). Large-4to (310 x 250mm). pp. (6), v, (1), 343; (6)...
EUR 12,000.00

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

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

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

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