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AEMILIANUS, J.
Naturalis de Ruminantibus historia Ioannis Aemyliani...
Venetiis, apaud Franciscum Zilettum, 1584. 4to (226 x 175mm). pp. (20), 122, (2), title with printer's woodcut device. Contemporary vellum.
EUR 1,800.00

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

ALDROVANDI, U.
De Qvadrvpedibvs Solidipedibvs volvmen integrvm.
I.C. Vterverivs ... collegit, & recensuit. H. Tambvrinvs in lucem edidit ... Cum indice copiosissimo. Bononiae, V. Benatius, 1616. Folio (350 x 238...
EUR 3,000.00

ALDROVANDI, U.
De Qvadrvpedibvs Solidipedibvs volvmen integrvm.
I.C. Vterverivs ... collegit, & recensuit. H. Tambvrinvs in lucem edidit ... Cum indice copiosissimo. Bononiae, N. Tebaldini, 1639. Folio (340 x 23...
EUR 2,500.00

ALDROVANDI, U.
De Reliquis Animalibus exanguibus libri quatuor, post mortem eius editi: Nempe de Mollibus, Crustaceis, Testaceis, et Zoophytis...
Bononiae, J.B. Ferroni, 1642. Folio (355 x 232mm). pp. (8, including one blank leaf)), 593, (29), including an engraved allegorical title and about...
EUR 3,900.00

ALDROVANDI, U.
Monstrorum Historia cum paralipomenis historiae omnium animalium....
Bologna, Typis N. Tebaldini, 1642. 2 parts bound in one. Folio (348 x 240mm). pp. (6), 747, (28); pp. 159, (1), (6). With engraved title and 477 wo...
EUR 9,500.00

ALDROVANDI, U.
Quadrupedum omnium bisulcorum historia ...
Bononiae, I. Baptista Ferronius, 1642. Folio (340 x 230mm). pp. (6), 1040, (12), with engraved allegorical title-page and 89 (some full-page) woodc...
EUR 3,900.00

ALDROVANDI, U.
Serpentum, et Draconum Historiae libri duo...
Bononiae, apud Clementem Ferronium, 1640. Folio (340 x 232mm). pp. (10), 427, (1), (28), with engraved frontispiece and 61 woodcuts in the text of ...
EUR 3,800.00

ALOË AMERICANA.
Heeft gebloeid in des universiteits Kruyd-Hof tot Leiden. Anno 1698. Engraved by Jan Swijnen.
The engraving measures 328 x 500mm. and shows a flowering Aloë Americana in the Leyden Botanic Garden.
EUR 1,500.00

BATTARRA, G.A.
Epistola selectas de re naturali observationes complectens. Accessere ex historia naturali curiosa nonnulla et tabulae elegantes.
Arimini, ex Typa Albertiniana, 1774. 4to (278 x 200mm). pp. xvii, (1), 25, (3), with 4 engraved plates and 1 charming engraved vignette on title. ...
EUR 1,900.00

BERTOLONI, A.
Amoenitates Italicae sistentes opuscula ad rem herbariam et zoologiam Italiae spectantia.
Bononiae, typis Annesii de Nobilibus, 1819. 4to (262 x 205mm). pp. (6), 472, with 6 engraved plates. Contemporary half vellum, marbled sides.
EUR 1,300.00

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

BLUME, C.L.
Collection des Orchidées les plus remarquables de l'Archipel Indien et du Japon.
Ouvrage dédié à sa Majesté Guillaume I Roi de Wurtemberg. Amsterdam, C.G. Sulpke, 1858. Folio (454 x 290mm). pp. (6), vi, 190, with hand-coloured l...
EUR 10,000.00

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

BOSGOED, MULDER. D.
Bibliotheca Ichthyologica et Piscatoria. Catalogus van boeken en geschriften over de natuurlijke geschiedenis van de visschen en walvisschen, de kunstmatige vischteelt, de visscherijen, de wetgeving op de visscherijen, enz.
Haarlem, de Erven Loosjes, 1873. 8vo (232 x 148mm). pp. xxvi, 474. Contemporary red half calf, spine in 6 compartments with gilt lettering.
EUR 350.00

BRANDER, G.
Fossilia Hantoniensia collecta, et in Musaeo Britannico deposita.
Londini 1766. 4to (270 x 215mm). pp. (2), vi, 43, with 9 engraved plates and 1 engraved title vignette. Contemporary marbled boards, later half cal...
EUR 1,800.00

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 recent Conchology of Great Britain and Ireland, with the description and localities of all the species, marine, land, and fresh-water.
Second edition, greatly enlarged. London, Smith, Elder, and Co., (1844). Folio (315 x 255mm). pp. xiii, (1), 144, with 62 hand-coloured engraved pl...
EUR 2,500.00

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

BUXBAUM, J.C.
Plantarum minus cognitarum Centuria I (-III) complectens Plantas circa Byzantium & in Oriente observatas.
Petropoli, ex Typographia Academiae, 1728-1729. 3 parts (bound in 1 volume). 4to (255 x 210mm). (I): pp. (12), 48, with 65 engraved plates; (II): p...
EUR 3,000.00

CANDOLLE, A.P. DE.
Icones Plantarum Galliae Rariorum nempè incertarum aut nondum delineatarum. Fasciculus I, cum tabulis 50 aeneis.
Paris, (H. Agasse & Bernard), 1808. Folio (360 x 272mm). pp. viii, 16 with 50 engraved plates by Turpin (some by Poiteau) and engraved by Plée and ...
EUR 1,800.00

CARRICHTER, B.
Horn des heyls menschlicher blödigkeit. Oder Kreütterbuch darinn die Kreütter des Teutschen lands ausz dem Liecht der Natur nach rechter art der himmelischen einfliessungen beschiben. Durch Philomusum Anonymum...
Strassburg, C. Müller, 1576. Folio (305 x 195mm). ff. (14, one blank), 188, (13), with 58 contemporary hand-coloured woodcuts. Contemporary limp ve...
EUR 15,000.00

CAVOLINI, F.
Memorie per servire alla storia de' Polipi Marini.
Napoli 1785. 4to (265 x 220mm). pp. 279, with 9 engraved plates. Later half calf, gilt lettered spine.
EUR 1,500.00

CHARPENTIER, T. DE.
Libellulinae Europaeae descriptae ac depictae.
Lipsiae, Leopold Voss, 1840. Large-4to (315 x 235mm). pp. (4), 180, with 48 lithographed plates of which 46 beautifully handcoloured. Contemporary ...
EUR 5,800.00

CHARPENTIER, T. DE.
Orthoptera descripta et depicta. Cum tabulis LX coloratis.
Lipsiae, L. Voss, 1841-1845. Large-4to (290 x 225mm). pp. iv, (124), with 60 hand-coloured lithographed plates. Contemporary green half morocco, sp...
EUR 5,800.00

CHIAIE, S. DELLE.
Hydrophytologiae Regni Neapolitani. Algarum Regni Neapolis descriptiones et Icones.
Neapoli, ex Typographia Cataneo et Fernandes, 1829. Folio (408 x 255mm). pp. (2), 16, 11, (1), withhand-coloured engraved title, and 100 hand-colou...
EUR 4,500.00

COLLAERT, A.
Animalium quadrupedum omnis generis verae et artificiosissimae delinationes in aes incisae et editae ab Adriano Collardo.
[Antwerp, c. 1610]. Oblong 8vo. (177 x 225mm). Allegorical engraved title (Orpheus charming and taming the birds and beasts of the forests) and 19...
EUR 19,000.00

COMMELIN, C.
Horti Medici Amstelaedamensis Plantae Rariores et Exoticae.
Leyden, F. Haringh, 1706. 4to (220 x 162mm). pp. (8), 48, with 48 fine engraved plates. Contemporary calf, richly gilt ornamented spine with red gi...
EUR 4,600.00

COMMELIN, C.
Praeludia botanica ad publicas Plantarum Exoticarum demonstrationes dicta in Horto medico, cum demonstrationes exoticarum 3 Octobris 1701, & 29 Maji 1702....
Leyden, Joh. du Vivie, 1715. 4to (260 x 205mm). pp. (viii), 85, (1), with 33 engraved plates. Contemporary vellum, gilt lettered spine.
EUR 2,500.00

COSTA, E.M. DA.
Historia Naturalis Testaceorum Britanniae, or, the British Conchology; containing the descriptions and other particulars of natural history of the shells of Great Britain andIreland./ La Conchologie Britannique...
London, printed for the Author..., 1778. 4to (300 x 235mm). pp. xii, (2), 254, vii, (1) with 17 engraved hand-coloured plates. Contemporary calf, o...
EUR 1,900.00

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

CUPANI, F.
Hortus Catholicus seù illustrissimi, & excellentissimi principis catholicae, Ducis Misilmeris, Comitis Vicaris, Baronis Prizis; nec non Magni Baronis Siculianae...
Napoli, F. Benzi, 1696. 4to (185 x 145mm). pp. (28), 262, title with armorial engraving by NicolauzPhilippone. Later half calf (worn).
EUR 1,600.00

DABRY DE THIERSAUT, C.P.
La Pisciculture et la Pêche en Chine.
Ouvrage accompagné de 51 planches représentant les principaux instruments de pisciculture et enginsde pêche employés par les Chinois et quelques no...
EUR 2,500.00

DECAISNE, J.
Le Jardin Fruitier du Muséum ou iconographie de toutes les espèces et variétés d'arbres fruitier cultivés dans cet établissement, avec leur description, leur histoire, leur synonymie.
Paris, F. Didot, 1862-1875. 9 volumes. Folio (295 x 212mm). With 508 (almost all) colour-printed engraved- or chromolithographed plates finished by...
EUR 14,000.00

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

DESHAYES, G.P.
Description des Animaux sans Vertèbres découverts dans le Bassin de Paris pour servir de supplément à la description des Coquilles Fossiles des environs de Paris comprenant une revue générale de toutes les espèces actuellement connues.
Paris, Baillière et Fils, (1856) 1860-1866. 3 text-volumes and 2 atlases. Large-4to (293 x 230mm). pp. (4), 912; (4), 968; (4), 668; (4), 88; (4), ...
EUR 7,500.00

DONOVAN, E.
The Natural History of British Insects; explaining them in their several states, with the periods of their transformations ... together with the history of such minute insects as require investigation by the microscope.
London, printed for the author, 1792-1813. 16 volumes, bound in 8. Royal-8vo (235 x 145mm). With 576 engraved plates of which 569 beautifully handc...
EUR 7,000.00

DOUBLEDAY, E. & WESTWOOD, J.O.
The genera of Diurnal Lepidoptera: comprising their generic characters, a notice of their habits and transformations, and a catalogue of the species of each genus.
London, Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1846-1852. 2 volumes. Folio (375 x 270mm). pp. xi, (1), 1-250; (2), 251- 534, with 86 lithographed pla...
EUR 19,000.00

DRESSER, H.E.
A history of the birds of Europe, including all the species inhabiting the western palaearctic region.
London, published by the author, 1871-1896. 9 volumes (including the supplement). Large-4to (320 x 250mm). With 723 (721 handcoloured) lithographic...
EUR 20,000.00

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

DUNKER, W.
Index Molluscorum Maris Japonici.
Kassel, Fischer, 1882. Large-4to (290 x 220mm). pp. vii, (1), 301, (1), with 16 hand-coloured lithographed plates. Later blue cloth, spine with red...
EUR 3,500.00

DUNKER, W.
Index Molluscorum quae in itinere ad Guineam inferiorem collegit Georgius Tams.
Cassellis Cattorum, T. Fischer, 1853. 4to (277 x 215mm). pp. (vi), 74 with 10 hand-coloured lithographed plates. Later blue cloth with gilt letterr...
EUR 1,200.00

DURET, C.
Histoire admirable des plantes et herbes esmerveillable & miraculeuses en nature: mesmes d'aucunes qui sont vrays Zoophytes, ou Plant-animales, Plantes & Animaux tout ensemble,
pour avoir vie vegetative, sensitive & animale: Avec leurs Portraicts au naturel, selon les histoires, descriptions, voyages, & navigations des anc...
EUR 10,000.00

EHRENBERG, C.G.
Die Infusionsthierchen als vollkommene Organismen.
Ein Blick in das tiefere organische Leben der Natur. Leipzig, L. Voss, 1838. 2 volumes (text & atlas). Folio (457 x 335mm). pp. xviii, (4), 547, (1...
EUR 6,000.00

FERRARO, P.A.
Cavallo Frenato.
Napoli, Antonio Pace, 1602. Folio (350 x 240mm). pp. (6,) 159, (1), 320, (2), with numerous woodcuts of which many full-page. Contemporary vellum.
EUR 2,800.00

FICHTEL, L. VON & MOLL, J.P.C. VON.
Testacea microscopica aliaque minuta ex generibus Argonauta et Nautilus ad naturam delineata et descripta ... Microscopische und andere kleine Schalthiere aus den Geschlechtern Argonaute und Schiffer, nach der Natur gezeichnet und beschrieben ...
Wien, Camesianische Buchhandlung, 1803. 4to. (237 x 200mm). pp. xii, (4), 123, (1), with 24 handcoloured engraved plates. Later half vellum, spine ...
EUR 3,800.00

FORSTER, J.R. & FORSTER, G.
Characteres Generum Plantarum, quas in itinere ad Insulas Maris Australis. collegerunt, descripserunt, delinearunt annis MDCCLXXII - MDCCLXXV.
Londini, B, White, T. Cadell, & P. Elmsly, 1776. 4to (276 x 220mm). pp. x, 2, viii, 150, (4), with 78 engraved plates. Contemporary mottled calf, r...
EUR 7,800.00

FRANCHET, A. & SAVATIER, L.
Enumeratio Plantarum in Japonia sponte crescentium hucusque rite cognitarum adjectis descriptionibus specierum pro regione novarum ...
Paris, F. Savy, 1875-1879. 2 volumes. Royal-8vo (230 x 150mm). pp. (4), xiv, (2), 485, (3); pp. (4), 789, (3). Contemporary green half morocco, gil...
EUR 2,500.00

FREYER, C.F.
Neuere Beiträge zur Schmetterlingskunde mit Abbildungen nach der Natur.
Augsburg, beim Verfasser/ in Kommission bei der C. Kollmann'schen Buchhandlung/ in Kommission bei der Matth. Rieger'schen Buchhandlung, (1827) 1833...
EUR 23,000.00

FROELICH, J.A.
De Gentiana dissertatio.
Erlangae, typis Kunstmannianis, 1796. 8vo (215 x125mm). pp. (6), 142 with 1 fine hand-coloured engraved plate. Contemporary brown wrappers.
EUR 1,500.00

FUNK, A.F.
De Salamandrae terrestris vita, evolutione, formatione tractatus.
Berolini, sumtibus Dunckeri et Humblotii, 1827. Folio (410 x 265mm). pp. ix, (3), 60, with 3 hand-coloured engraved plates. Contemporary half cloth...
EUR 4,200.00

GAERTNER, J.
De frvctibvs et seminibvs plantarvm.
Accedvnt seminvm centvriae qvinqve priores (continens seminum centurias quinque posteriores). Stuttgart, typis Academiae Carolinae/ Tübingen, typis...
EUR 8,500.00

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 134 (of 135) engraved or lithograph...
EUR 7,500.00

GILIBERT, J.E.
Démonstrations élémentaires de botanique: Partie des Figures.
Lyon, Bruyset Ainé, 1796. 2 volumes. 4to (275 x 210mm). pp. (4), xvi, 15, 104; pp. (4), 24, 31, 48,15, with 342 engraved plates. Contemporary half ...
EUR 2,500.00

GINANNI, G.
Opere postume del Conte Giuseppe Ginanni Ravennate. Tomo primo nel quale si contengono cento quattor dici piante che vegetano nel mare Adriatico.
Venezia, dalle Stampe di Giorgio Fossati, 1755. Folio (385 x 265mm). pp. (10), 19, (1), 63, (3), with an engraved title, 1 engraved medallion plate...
EUR 3,500.00

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

GOULD, J.
The Birds of Great Britain.
London, Taylor and Francis by the Author, [1862] - 1873. 5 volumes. Folio (555 x 380mm). With 367 fine hand-coloured lithographed plates, many heig...
EUR 85,000.00

GREVILLE, R.K.
Scottish Cryptogamic Flora, or coloured figures and descriptions of cryptogamic plants, belonging chiefly to the order Fungi; and intended to serve as a continuation of English botany.
Edinburgh, Maclachlan & Stewart, 1823-1828. 6 volumes. Royal-8vo (240 x 150mm). With 360 fine hand-coloured engraved plates and descriptive text. C...
EUR 4,500.00

HIRASE, Y.
Kai sen Shu (One thousand kinds of shells existing in Japan).
Kyoto 1912-21. 4 volumes. 4to (250 x 180mm). With 400 beautifully hand-coloured woodcuts. Contemporary silk bound volumes, in a Japanese cloth case.
EUR 7,500.00

HOFFMANN, G.F.
Enumeratio Lichenum Iconibus et Descriptionibus illustrata.
Erlangae, Wolfgang Walther, 1784. 3 parts. 4to (265 x 210mm). pp. (2), 1-46; pp. (2), 47-78; (2), 79-102, with 22 engraved plates. Contemporary hal...
EUR 1,500.00

HOFFMANN, G.F.
Plantarum Umbelliferarum Genera eorumque characteres naturales secundum numerum, situm, figuram...
Mosquae, typis N.S. Vsevolozskianis, 1816. 8vo (215 x 135mm). pp. (2), xxxiv, (2), 1-94, (2), (2, engraved title), 95-222, 20, with engraved hand-c...
EUR 1,500.00

HOST, N.T.
Salix.
Vienna, Typis viduae Antonii Strauss, 1828. Large folio (485 x 340mm). pp. (x), 34, with 105 fine hand-coloured engraved plates. Contemporary marbl...
EUR 24,000.00

JAUBERT, H.F. & SPACH, E.
Illustrationes Plantarum Orientalium.
Paris, Roret, 1842-1857. 5 volumes. Large-4to (345 x 255mm). With 500 engraved plates and 1 large folding map (the 4 maps are put together). Contem...
EUR 12,000.00

KERNER, J.S.
Beschreibung und Abbildung der Bäume und Gesträuche, welche in dem Herzogthum Wirtemberg wild wachsen.
Stuttgart, C.F. Cotta, 1783-1792. 4to (262 x 206mm). 9 parts bound in one. pp. (10), 1-30; (2), 31-52; (4), 53-67, (1, blank); (2), 69-82; (2), 83-...
EUR 8,500.00

KERNER, J.S.
Giftige und essbare Schwämme, welche so wohl im Herzogthum Wirtemberg, als auch im übrigen Teutschland wild wachsen.
Stuttgart, bey dem Verfasser, 1786. 8vo (230 x 147mm). pp. (8), viii, 68 with an engraved title vignette and 16 hand-coloured engraved plates. Cont...
EUR 2,800.00

KING, G. & PANTLING, R.
The Orchids of Sikkim Himalaya.
Calcutta, printed at the Bengal Secretariat Press, 1898. 4 volumes. Folio (348 x 275mm). pp. (14), iii, iv, 342, 11, with 453 lithographed plates o...
EUR 6,000.00

KNORR, G.W. & WALCH, J.E.I.
De natuurlyke historie der versteeningen, of uitvoerige afbeelding en beschryving van de versteende zaaken, die tot heden op den aardbodem zyn ontdekt: ... Uit het hoog- in 't nederduitsch vertaald door M. Houttuyn, met verscheide aanmerkingen.
Amsterdam, J.C. Sepp, 1773. 3 volumes (bound in 4). Folio (445 x 275mm). pp. (4), xiv, 64; (4), 1-184; (2), 185-484; (4), 236, with 1 double-page h...
EUR 28,000.00

KNORR, G.W.
Verlustiging der oogen en van den geest of verzameling van allerley bekende Hoorens en Schulpen, die in haar eigen kleuren afgebeeld zyn. Thans nagezien, verbeterd, vervolgd,en met een geheel nieuwe nederduitsche beschryving uitgegeven.
Amsterdam, Erven van F. Houttuyn, 1770-1775. 6 parts (bound in 3 volumes). Large-4to (255 x 200 mm). With 190 handcoloured engraved plates. Contemp...
EUR 15,000.00

KUNDMANN, J.C.
Rariora Naturae & Artis item in Re Medica, oder Seltenheiten der Natur und Kunst des Kundmannischen Naturalien-Cabinets, wie auch in der Artzeney-Wissenschaft. Darinnen abgehandelt werden I.
Examen Fossilium & Lapidum quorundam rariorum, oder Untersuchung verschiedener unterirdischer Seltenheiten und sonderbar figurirten Steine. II. Mem...
EUR 3,500.00

LA CHAMBRE, (MARIN CUREAU DE).
Traité de la Connoissance des Animaux, où tout ce qui esté dict Pour, & Contre le Raisonnement des Bestes.
Paris, Pierre Rocolet, 1647. 4to (220 x 160mm). pp. (8), 390. Contemporary calf, richly gilt spine in 6 compartments with red gilt lettered label (...
EUR 2,800.00

LACEPEDE, B.G. DE.
Histoire Naturelle des Poissons.
Paris, Plassan, an VI-XI (1798-1803). 5 volumes. 4to (252 x 195mm). With 116 engraved plates and 1 folding table. Contemporary calf, spines with 6 ...
EUR 4,500.00

LACEPEDE, (B.G.E.).
Histoire Naturelle des Quadrupèdes Ovipares et des Serpens.
Paris, Hôtel de Thou, 1788-1789. 2 volumes. 4to (255 x 190mm). pp. 17, (1), 651, with 2 large folded tables and 41 engraved plates; pp. 8, 19, (1),...
EUR 2,100.00

LAUCHE, W.
Deutsche Pomologie. Chromolithographische Abbildung, Beschreibung und Kulturanweisung der empfehlenswerthesten Sorten. Aepfel, Birnen, Kirschen, Pflaumen, Aprikosen,
Pfirsiche und Weintrauben. Nach den Ermittelungen des Deutschen Pomologen-Vereins. Berlin, Paul Parey, (1879-) 1882-1883. 6 volumes. Royal-8vo (220...
EUR 5,000.00

LESSON, R.P.
Centurie zoologique, ou choix d'animaux rares, nouveaux ou imparfaitement connus; enrichi de planches inédites, dessinées d'après nature par M. Prêtre, gravées et coloriées avec le plus grand soin.
Paris, F.G. Levrault, 1830. Royal-8vo (235 x 145mm). pp. x, 244, with 80 colour-printed hand-finished engraved plates. Contemporary green half calf...
EUR 3,200.00

LESSON, R.P.
Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux-Mouches.
Paris, A. Bertrand, (1829-30). 8vo (240 x 158mm). pp. xlvi, 223, with 86 colour-printed engraved plates finished by hand. Contemporary red morocco,...
EUR 9,000.00

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

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

LINNAEUS, C.
Hortus Upsaliensis, exhibens Plantas Exoticas, Horto Upsaliensis Academiae a sese illatas ab anno 1742 in annum 1748, additis differentiis, synonymis habitationibus, hospitiis, rariorumque descriptionibus, in gratiam studiosae juventutis.
Amstelaedami, apud J. Wetstenium, 1748. 8vo (196 x 115mm). pp. (10), 306, (40), with 3 folded engraved plates. 19th century half calf, spine with g...
EUR 1,000.00

LINNAEUS, C.
Materia Medica Liber I. De Plantis secundum Genera, Loca, Nomina, Qualitates, Vires, Differentias, Durationes, Simplicia, Modos, Usus, Synonyma.... digestus.
Holmiae, L. Salvius, 1749. 8vo (202 x 124mm). pp. (32), 252, with fine engraved frontispiece and 1 engraved folded plate. Contemporary half calf.
EUR 3,900.00

LISTER, M.
Historia animalium Angliae tres tractatus unus de Araneis, alter de Conchleis tum Terrestribus tum Fluviatilibus, tertius de Conchleis Marinis. Quibus adjectus est Quartus deLapidibus ejusdem ...
Londini, Joh. Martyn, 1678. 4to (200 x 165mm). pp. (8), 250, (2), with 9 folded engraved plates. Contemporary calf, gilt decorated spine with red g...
EUR 2,500.00

LISTER, M.
Historiae sive synopsis methodicae Conchyliorum et tabularum anatomicarum.
Editio altera. Oxonii, typogr. Clarendoniano, 1770. Folio (395 x 250mm). pp. iv, (4), 12, 77, 6, 7,with 439 engraved plates (depicting 1083 figures...
EUR 9,500.00

MARTINI, F.H.
Neues systematisches Conchylien-Cabinet. Band I.
Nürnberg, bey G.N. Raspe, 1768. Large-4to (290 x 230mm). pp. (20), xxviii, 408, with an engraved portrait of Martini and a fine hand-coloured front...
EUR 2,000.00

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 22,000.00

MERIAN, MARIA SIBYLLA.
Erucarum ortus, alimentum et paradoxa metamorphosis...
Amsterdam, J. Oosterwyk, (1718). 3 parts bound in one. 4to (197 x 155mm). With hand-coloured engraved allegorical frontispiece by J. Schijnvoet, ha...
EUR 45,000.00

MICHAUX, F.A.
The North American Sylva; or, a description of the forest trees of the United States, Canada, and Nova Scotia... Translated from the French of F. Andrew Michaux with notes byJ.J. Smith.
Philadelphia, WM. Rutter & Co., 1871. 3 volumes. Royal-8vo (265 x 170mm). With portrait of F.A. Michaux and 156 fine hand-coloured engravings after...
EUR 4,300.00

[MONTAGU, ELIZABETH (1741-1832), Duchess of Manchester].
An album of forty-nine botanical paintings on vellum. Drawings dated 1761-1782.
Large 4to (the mounts 390 x 330 mm, the vellum sheets 236 x 161 mm), comprising 49 original paintings in body- and watercolours on vellum, mounted ...
EUR 115,000.00

MONTAGU, G.
Testacea Britannica or Natural History of British Shells, marine, land, and fresh-water, including the most minute: systematically arranged and embellished with figures.
London, J. White, 1803-1808. 3 parts (including supplement) bound in one. 4to (265 x 210mm). pp. (2), xxxvii, (3), 1-291, (1); (2), 293-606, (4); (...
EUR 2,900.00

MORIS, J. & NOTARIS, DE. J.
Florula Caprariae sive enumeratio plantarum in insula Capraria vel sponte nascentium vel ad utilitatem Latius excultarum.
Torino, ex Typographia Regia, (1839). 4to (310 x 235mm). pp. 242, with 6 engraved plates. Later wrappers.
EUR 800.00

MORO, A.L.
De Crostacei e degli altri Marini Corpi che si truovano su' monti libri due.
Venezia, S. Monti, 1740. 4to (275 x 195mm). pp. (16), 452, with engraved title-vignette and 8 folded engraved plates. Later half calf, spine with g...
EUR 1,900.00

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