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A History of British Fishes ... illustrated by nearly 400 woodcuts ... [Bound with:] Supplement to the History of British Fishes ... in two parts. William YARRELL.

A History of British Fishes ... illustrated by nearly 400 woodcuts ... [Bound with:] Supplement to the History of British Fishes ... in two parts

London: Van Voorst, [1835-]1836-1839. 2 volumes, 8vo. (9 1/2 x 6 inches). Half-titles. Numerous illustrations.

Contemporary full brown morocco by J. Mackenzie & Son, covers elaborately bordered in gilt and with a large central design composed of small tools in gilt, spine in six compartments with raised bands, lettered in the second and third, the others with a repeat decoration in gilt, marbled endpapers, gilt edges

Provenance: John Murray (circular booklabel)

First edition with the supplement in a beautiful contemporary binding by Mackenzie.

Nissen, Schöne Fischbücher 133.

Item #26827

Price: $750.00

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