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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

AUDEBERT, J.B. & VIEILLOT, L.P.
Oiseaux Dorés ou à Reflets Métalliques. Histoire Naturelle et Générale des Colibris, Oiseaux-Mouches, Jacamars et Promerops/ Histoire Naturelle et Générale des Grimpéraux et des Oiseaux de Paradis.
Paris, AN XI- (1800-) 1802. 2 volumes. Large folio (510 x 335mm). With 190 (1 double-page) colour-printed engraved plates by Audebert, many heighte...
EUR 48,000.00

AUDEBERT, J.B.
Histoire Naturelle des Singes , peints d'après nature.
Paris, chez l'Auteur/ H.J. Jansen, 1797. Large folio (496 x 326 mm). With 61 engraved plates printed in colour and 2 plain engraved anatomical plat...
EUR 25,000.00

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

HEUGLIN, M.T. V.
Ornithologie Nordost-Afrika's, der Nilquellen- und Küsten-Gebiete des Rothen Meeres und des nördlichen Somal-Landes.
Cassel, T. Fischer, 1869-(1875). 2 volumes. Royal-8vo (228 x 155mm). pp. xii, (4), cviii, A-H, 1-416, (4), 417-851, (1); pp. (2), 853-1261, (2), 12...
EUR 3,900.00

KNIP, P. & TEMMINCK, C.J.
Les Pigeons, par Madame Knip, née Pauline de Courcelles, Premier Peintre d'Histoire Naturelle de S.M. l'Impératrice Reine Marie-Louise. Le texte par C.J. Themminck.
Paris, Mme Knip & Garnery, (1809-) 1811. Large-folio (517 x 345 mm). With 87 engraved plates, printed in colour, some heightened with gold and fini...
EUR 17,000.00

KNIP, P., TEMMINCK, C.J. & PREVOST, F.
Les Pigeons, par Madame Knip, née Pauline de Courcelles, le texte par C.J. Themminck... (volume I), Deuxième édition
& F. PREVOST (volume II). Paris, Mme. Knip, Bellizard, Dufour & Cie, (1838-1843). 2 volumes. Folio (535 x 355mm). (I:) With 87 engraved plates, pri...
EUR 50,000.00

MALHERBE, A.
Monographie des Picidées ou histoire naturelle des Picidés, Picumninés, Yuncinés ou Torcols.
Metz, Jules Verronnais, 1861-62. 4 volumes (including 2 plate volumes). Folio (360 x 545mm). pp. (14), lxx, 214; (4), 325; (4), 8; (4), 6, with 123...
EUR 65,000.00

SALM-REIFFERSCHEID-DYCK, J.M. Fürst Von.
Monographia generum Aloes et Mesembryanthemi.
Düsseldorf, Arnz; Bonn, Cohen, 1836-1863. 4to (315 x 245mm). 7 parts bound in 3 volumes. With 352 partly hand-coloured lithographed plates and expl...
EUR 18,000.00

SALVIN, O. & DU CANE GODMAN, F.
Biologia Centrali-Americana. AVES.
(London) 1879-1904. 4 volumes. 4to (310 x 255mm). pp. xliv, 512; (4), 598; iv, 510; vii, with 84 fine hand-coloured lithographed plates after J.C. ...
EUR 15,000.00

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

SOWERBY, J.
Coloured figures of English Fungi or Mushrooms.
London, printed by J. Davis and sold by the Author, 1797-1803, (1815). 3 volumes, bound in 2. Folio(320 x 200mm). With 440 hand-coloured engraved p...
EUR 15,000.00

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

TEMMINCK, C.J. & LAUGIER DE CHARTROUSE, M.
Nouveau recueil de planches coloriées d'oiseaux, pour servir de suite et de complément aux planches enluminées de Buffon…
Paris, F. G. Levrault, (1820)-1838-(1839). 5 volumes. Royal-folio (545 x 354mm). With 600 hand-coloured engraved plates, all with unnumbered accomp...
EUR 60,000.00

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