Studies of Nature: with the Addition of Numerous Original Notes and Illustrations: [Three Volumes, Complete]


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 3 volumes, complete. Xl, 417; vii, 504; ii, 493 pages. Snugly bound in period speckled calf boards but rebacked with professional faux leather spines for institutional purpose. Prior ownership of the Bryce Thompson Institute of Plant Research, with bookplates at front and card pockets at rear. Crude gilt title lettering to faux leather spines includes LOC catalog numbering stamped in gilt. Includes frontis and 4 folding plates from copperplate. Snugly bound and clean; expected light toning and foxing scattered through contents, heaviest to endpages. Mild rubbing to leather at board edges with some mild abrasion to leather at corners. From the 1784 French edition. Snug neat copy with professional though unattractive rebacking. VG- thus ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping.

Title: Studies of Nature: with the Addition of Numerous Original Notes and Illustrations: [Three Volumes, Complete]

Author Name: De Saint-Pierre, James Henry Bernardin Amd Henry Hunter, (Ltranslator) and Benjamin Smith Barton (Notes and Additions)

Categories: Natural History, Science, History of, Antiquarian Books,

Publisher: Philadelphia, Abraham Small: 1808

Binding: Leather

Book Condition: Very Good-

Seller ID: 25092