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ABBOT, J. & SMITH, J.E.
The Natural History of the Rarer Lepidopterous Insects of Georgia.
London, T. Bensley for J. Edwards, Cadell and Davies, and J. White, 1797. 2 volumes. Folio (405 x 315mm). pp. (8), xvi, (1), 1-98; pp. (4), 99-208,...
EUR 65,000.00

AYLESFORD COUNTESS, BOTANICAL WATERCOLOURS- (Louisa Finch, Countess of Aylesford, 1760-1832).
Two albums of original botanical watercolours. 2 volumes. Large folio (500 x 390mm), c. 1790-1820.
Comprising: GRASSES, 1 page manuscript index and 99 original watercolours mounted within watercolour borders & CLASS V. ORDER 2 TO 6, 1 page manusc...
EUR 12,000.00

BENNETT, J.W.
A selection of rare and curious Fishes found upon the coast of Ceylon. From drawings made in that island and coloured from life.
London, printed for the Author, 1851. 4to (296 x 240mm). pp. viii, with 30 splendidly hand-colouredengraved plates all heightened with gum arabic e...
EUR 5,800.00

CARNIOLA (KRAIN)- FLOWERS OF CARNIOLA. BOTANICAL WATERCOLOURS
A collection of watercolours of local flora made for presentation to Franz Joseph I, to celebrates 600 years of Habsburg rule of Carniola.
Folio (550 x 390mm). 30 sheets of original watercolours by ? A. Guaiz, the first with the arms of the Duchy of Carniola (Krain) surmounted by the i...
EUR 18,000.00

DONOVAN, EDWARD.
A Wonderful Collection of Beautiful Original Watercolours by Edward Donovan for one of his finest works 'An Epitome of the Natural History of Insects of China'.
London 1798. 4to. (240 x 200mm). Watercolours mounted on card, with Latin and English nomenclature in manuscript. Preserved in a recent half vellum...
EUR 145,000.00

GOEDAERT, J.
Metamorphosis Naturalis, ofte historische beschryvinghe van den oirspronk, aerd, eygenschappen ende vreemde veranderinghen der wormen, rupsen, maeden, vliegen, witjens, byen,motten...
Middelburg, J. Fierens (1662-1669). 3 volumes. Small-8vo (150 x 92mm). pp. (40), 152, 16; (24), 288, (16); (18), 208, with 3 handcoloured engraved ...
EUR 9,500.00

LISTER, M.
Historiae sive synopsis methodicae Conchyliorum et tabularum anatomicarum.
Editio altera. Oxonii, typogr. Clarendoniano, 1770. 4 parts & appendix (bound in 1 volume). Folio (365 x 245mm). pp. iv, (4), 12, 77, 6, 7, with 43...
EUR 28,000.00