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GENERAL CATALOGUE.

NATURAL HISTORY.

Mammalia.

AUDEBERT, Histoire Naturelle des Singes et des Makis, roy. folio, 63 coloured plates, fine original copy, blue morocco extra, gilt edges, silk linings, £8.8s Paris, 1800 the same, roy..folio, coloured plates, russia, gilt edges, by Kalthoeber, £6. 16s 6d ib. 1800 "This work deserves a place in every library, intended to show whatever is most perfect in its kind." Swainson.

BELL'S History of British Quadrupeds, including the Cetacea, 8vo. with nearly 200 beautiful woodcuts, cloth bds. £1. 5s 1837 BEWICK'S General History of Quadrupeds, with the figures engraved on wood, fourth edition, royal 8vo. LARGE PAPER, very neat in calf, £1. 4s Newcastle, 1800

the same, imp. 8vo. Large paper, hf. bd. 1800 calf, £1. 8s

the same, fifth edition, 1807, with the Figures of British Land Birds, 1800, in 1 vol. royal 8vo. LARGE PAPER, hf. bd. morocco, uncut, £1. 11s 6d

eighth edition, 8vo. bds. 16s Newcastle, 1824 BINGLEY'S Memoirs of British Quadrupeds, illustrative of their Habits of Life, Instincts, Sagacity, and Uses to Mankind, 2 vols. imp. 8vo. LARGEST PAPER, numerous coloured engravings, (pub. at £3. 13s 6d) bds. £1. 5s BOCHARTI (Sam.) Hierozoicon, sive de Animali

1809

bus S. Scripturæ, cum Notis E. F. C. Rosenmüller, 3 vols. 4to. calf, neat, £2. 2s Lips. 1793-6 BOWDICH'S (T. E.) Analysis of the Natural Classification of Mammalia, for the Use of Students and Travellers, 8vo. 15 plates, calf, neat, 10s 6d Paris, 1821 BRANDT (J. F.) Mammalium Exoticorum novorum vel minus rite cognitorum Musei Academici Zoologici Descriptiones et Icones, with 19 plates of Animals, mostly coloured-Ejusd. Prodromus Descript. Animalium ab H. Mertensio in Orbis Terrarum Circumnavigatione observatorum, Fasc. I. cont. Polypos, Acalephas Discophoras et Siphonophoras, nec non Echinodermata,-2 vols. 4to. sewed, 18s Petropoli, 1835 CHATELAIN (Chev.) Memoire sur les Chevaux Arabes, 8vo. bds. 3s 6d Paris, 1816

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1805

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CHURCH'S Cabinet of Quadrupeds, with historical and scientific Descriptions, 2 vols. folio, LARGEST PAPER, (only 25 copies printed) with 84 beautiful engravings, PROOF IMPRESSIONS, (pub. at £17.178) boards, £2. 2s CLAMORGAN (Jean de) La Chasse du Loup, 4to. 14 wood-cuts, hf. bd. morocco, £1. 1s COOKE'S (Geo.) Etchings of Domestic Animals, from the most esteemed Masters, 20 plates, 4to. sewed, 8s CUVIER (G.) Tableau élémentaire de l'Histoire Naturelle des Animaux, 8vo. with 14 plates, hf. bd. calf, 7s Paris, 1798 CUVIER ET LACEPEDE, Description des Animaux vivants dans la Ménagerie du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, roy. folio, 37 fine engravings, sewed, £1. 5s Paris, 1801

1815

the same, royal folio, VELLUM PAPER, 41 engravings, some of which are additional, and beautifully coloured, hf. bd. uncut, £2. 2s ib. 1801 CUVIER ET GEOFFROY SAINT-HILAIRE, HISTOIRE NATURELLE DES MAMMIFÈRES, avec des Figures originales enluminées, dessinées d'après les Animaux Vivants, ouvrage publié sous l'Autorité de l'Administration du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, 3 vols. royal folio, containing 360 exquisitely coloured plates of Animals, (pub. at £47. 5s) very splendidly hf. hd. turkey morocco extra, gilt edges, £21. ib. 1824-35

•. The advertiser having purchased of the Parisian publishers all the remaining copies of this magnificent work, is enabled to offer them at the above extremely reduced price.

This is the finest work on mammiferous animals ever published in any country, and has always been con sidered, both for the high talent displayed in the text and the extremely beautiful execution of the plates, which resemble drawings, as taking the first place in the class to which it belongs. As very few copies remain for sale, and the price is extremely low, the book must soon become scarce, and rise in value.

"Un des ouvrages les plus exacts et les mieux exécutés que l'on ait encore donnés sur les Mammifères." Brunet.

"It is unnecessary to dilate upon the splendid style in which this work is brought out, or on the ability and fidelity that characterise as well the figures as the descriptions contained in it, since these must be well known to all who have seen any of the plates. It will doubtless form the standard work of reference for the Mammalia. Necessarily too expensive for general circulation, public libraries and the collections of the rich can alone possess it; but to these it is indispensable; while the manner in which it is executed renders it worthy of a place by the side of their most costly and elegant volumes."- Zoological Journal.

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CUVIER'S Animal Kingdom, translated, with ad- | JARDINE'S NATURALIST'S LIBRARY

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DESMAREST (M.A. G.) Mammalogie, ou Description des Espèces de Mammifères, 2 parts in 1 vol. 4to. hf. bd. 18s Paris, 1820-22 DONOVAN'S NATURAL HISTORY OF BRITISH QUADRUPEDS, 3 vols. roy. 8vo. 72 beautifully coloured plates, (pub. at £5. 8s) bds. £1, 16s 1810-20

the same, 3 vols. in 2, royal 8vo. hf. bd. morocco, gilt edges, £2. 5s

1820

the same, 3 vols. in 1, royal 8vo. morocco extra, gilt edges, £2. 2s 1820 EDWARDS' (Syd.) Cynographia Britannica; an Account of the various Breeds of Dogs, imp. 4to. 6 Nos. (all published), with 12 plates of Dogs finely coloured, (pub. at £2. 5s) 10s 6d 1800 ELEPHANTOGRAPHIA curiosa, seu Elephanti Descriptio, authore D. G. C. Petro ab Hartenfelss, 4to. numerous plates, vellum, 10s

Erfordia, 1715 ELEPHAS, i. e. An historical and philosophical Account of the Elephant, (in German), by Caspar Hornius, 4to. with 11 large and curious plates, vellum, rare, 10s 6d Nurnberg, 1629 ENCYCLOPEDIE METHODIQUE. Quadrupèdes et Cetacés, (en forme de Dictionnaire) par Daubenton, with 192 plates (including Reptiles), 2 vols. 4to. hf. bd. £1. 5s FISCHER (Jo. Bapt.) Synopsis Mammalium, cum Addendis, Emend. et Indice, 2 vols. 8vo. hf. bd. calf, 14s Stuttg. 1829-30 GEOFFROY SAINT HILAIRE, Cours de l'Histoire Naturelle des Mammifères professé au Jardin du Roi, comprenant quelques vues préliminaires de Philosophie Naturelle, et l'Histoire des Singes, des Makis, des Chauve-Souris et de la Taupe, 8vo. hf. bd. neat, 12s Par. 1829 GOULD'S (John) Monograph of the Macropodidæ, or Family of Kangaroos, 2 parts, imp. folio, 30 beautifully coloured plates, (pub. at £6. 6s) bds. £5. 5s 1841 GRIFFITH'S (E.) Description of the Vertebrated Animals, 2 vols. imp. 8vo. with finely coloured plates, (pub. at £4. 8s) bds. £1. 4s 1821 HUET, Collection de Mammifères du Museum d'Histoire Naturelle classée suivant la Méthode de M. Cuvier, avec un Texte descriptif et un Tableau des Ordres, des Familles, et des Caractères, 4to. with beautifully coloured plates, bds. £1. 5s Paris, 1808 the same, 4to. hf. bd. mor. £1. 10s ib. 1808 the same, 4to. russia, marbled edges, £1. 158 ib. 1808 JARDINE'S NATURALIST'S LIBRARY MAMMALIA, viz. MONKEYS, 12mo. 32 coloured plates, with Portrait

and Memoir of Buffon, cloth, 5s Edin. 1833 IONS, TIGERS, &c. 12mo. 38 coloured plates, with Portrait and Memoir of Cuvier, cloth, 5s ib. 1837

MAMMALIA, viz.

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RUMINATING ANIMALS, containing Deer, Antelopes, Camels, &c. 12mo. 35 coloured plates, with Portrait and Memoir of Camper, cloth, Edinb. 1835 RUMINATING ANIMALS, containing Goats, Sheep, Wild and Domestic Animals, &c. 12mo. 33 coloured plates, with Memoir of John Hunter, cloth, 5s ib. 1836 CETACEA, (Whales, &c.) 12mo. 32 coloured plates, with Portrait and Memoir of Lacepede, cloth, 5s ib. 1837 PACHIDERMATA, or Thick-skinned Quadrupeds, (Elephants, Rhinoceroses, &c.) 12mo. 31 coloured plates, with Portrait and Memoir of Sir H. Sloane, cloth, 5s

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BRITISH QUADRUPEDS, by Macgillivray, 12mo. 36 coloured plates, with Memoir of Aldrovandus, cloth, 5s ib. 1838 Docs, 2 vols. 12mo. 65 coloured plates, with Portraits of Pallas and D'Azara, cloth, 10s ib. 1840 MARSUPIALIA, or Pouched Animals, 12mo. 36 coloured plates, with Portrait of Dr. Barclay, cloth, 5s ib. 1841 HORSES, 12mo. 35 coloured plates, with Portrait of Gesner, cloth, 5s ib. 1841 INTRODUCTION to the Mammalia, by Lieut.-Col. H. Smith, 12mo. with Portrait of Drury, and 30 coloured plates, cloth, 5s ib. 1842 LANDSEER'S (Thos. and Edwin) Twenty Engravings of Lions, Tigers, Panthers, and Leopards, with an Essay on the Carniverous Quadrupeds, oblong fol. 20 plates, bds. 15s 1823 LANDSEER'S (Edwin) Monkeyana, 6 parts, folio, 1827 INDIA PROOFS, (pub. at £6. 6s) £2. 2s LANDSEER'S (Thos.) Characteristic Sketches of Animals, drawn from the Life, and engraved by Thomas Landseer, with descriptive and illustrative Notices by J. H. Barrow, royal 4to. 64 beautiful plates and vignettes, (pub. at £3.13s 6d) hf. bd. green mor. gilt edges, £2. 1832 the same, 8 parts, imp. 4to. INDIA PROOFS, (pub. at £4. 16s) £2. 8s LAWRENCE'S (John) Treatise on Cattle, the Ox, the Sheep, and the Swine, their Breeding, Management, Improvement, and Diseases, 8vo. hf. bd. neat, 4s LAWRENCE'S (John) History and Delineation of the Horse in all its varieties, with Instructions for Breeding, Breaking, Training, &c. 4to. 15 beautiful line engravings by John Scott, and many vignettes, fine early impressions, (pub. at £3. 15s) calf, neat, £1. 16s 1809

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the same, 4to. calf extru, marbled edges, 1809 the same, 4to. russia, gilt edges, £2. 8s the same, 4to. old green morocco, gilt edges, 1809 the same, 4to. elegantly bound in red morocco, gilt edges, £2. 18s 1809 All the above copies contain brilliant impressions of the plates. LICHTENSTEIN (Dr. H.) Darstellung von Säugethieren, parts 3 to 8 inclusive, folio, containing 32 coloured plates of new or rare Mammalia preserved in the Berlin Museum, £1. 7s Berlin, 1829-1833

Par 1 and 2 could be supplied, if wished.

MEYER'S (J. D.) Populaere Zoologie, oder Be- | schreibung und Abbildung des aeussern und innern Baues derjenigen Thiere deren naehere Kenntniss allgemein nützlich ist. (Description and Representation of the form and anatomy of those Animals, of which a more intimate knowledge is universally useful), roy. folio, 60 plates, comprising numerous finely coloured figures, many with the skeletons, (pub. at £7. 7s) hf. bd. russia, £3.3s Nurnberg, 1802 the same, bound in 2 vols. royal folio, calf, very neat, £3. 10s ib. 1802 NATURAL HISTORY, Recreations in, or Popular Sketches of British Quadrupeds, 8vo. numerous fine engravings, (pub. at £2. 8s in bds.) russia, gilt edges, 10s 6d

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1815 the same, LARGE PAPER, roy. 8vo. some of the plates coloured, morocco extra, joints, and gilt edges, 14s 1815 NOYES DE MEREPOIX (P.) Sur les Conformations des Chevaux destinés au Service des Armées, 8vo. calf, 4s Mont. 1808 PENNANT'S (Thos.) History of Quadrupeds, third edition, 2 vols. 4to. with 109 plates, very neat in calf, £1. 4s 1793

the same, 2 vols. 4to. hf. bd. calf, 18s the same, 2 vols. 4to. LARGE PAPER, with fine impressions of the plates, bds. £1. 16s 1793 RICHARDSON'S (Dr. John) Fauna Boreali-Americana, or the Zoology of the Northern Parts of British America, (Class Mammalia), 4to. 28 plates-see Miscellaneous. SCHINZ (H. R.) Naturgeschichte der Säugethiere, complete in 29 parts, royal 4to. with 177 plates of Mammalia, finely lithographed, (pub. at £7. 78) unbound, £2. 12s 6d Zurich, 1824 SCHMID (Karl) Beschreibung der Säugethiere, 4to. hf. bd. 5s München, 1818 SCHREBER'S (J. C. D.) Säugethiere, 5 vols. in 4, 4to. 444 beautifully coloured plates of Mammalia, 3 vols. whole-bound russia, and 1 vol. hf. bd. russia, uniform, fine copy, (pub. at upwards of £30.) £8. 8s Erlangen, 1775, &c. the same, 5 vols. in 2, bds. wanting all the plates, 10s 6d ib. 1775, &c. SPORTSMAN'S CABINET, or a Correct Delineation and Account of the Canine Race, especially of the Sporting Breed, 2 vols. royal 4to. with 28 beautiful plates by Scott after Reinagle, brilliant proof impressions, and vignettes on wood, (pub. at £7. 7s) bds. £3. 13s 6d 1803-4

the same, PROOF IMPRESSIONS, 2 vols. roy. 4to. calf extra, marbled edges, £4. 4s 1803-4 the same, PROOF IMPRESSIONS, 2 vols. in 1, 1803-4 4to. russia, gilt edges, £3. 3s

the same, PROOF IMPRESSIONS, 2 vols. 4to. superbly bound in light green morocco, richly tooled on the back and sides, gilt edges, £5. 15s 6d 1803 All the above copies contain brilliant impressions of the plates. STUBBS' Anatomy of the Horse, including a particular Description of the Bones, Cartilages, Muscles, Fascias, Ligaments, Nerves, Arteries, Veins, and Glands, imperial folio, illustrated by 24 fine large copperplate engravings, all drawn from nature, by George Stubbs, the celebrated Animal Painter, (pub. at £4. 4s) in bds. with leather back, £2. 2s 1766 The standard work on the subject, till now considered very scarce.

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1838

SWAINSON'S Animals in Menageries, 12mo. numerous illustrations, cloth, 6s TEMMINCK, Monographies de Mammalogie, 4to. 25 plates, (pub. at £2. 10s) hf. bd. neat, 18s Paris, 1827 the same, 2 vols. 4to. with 50 plates, the first vol. bound in calf, very neat, the second vol. sewed, in 3 parts, (pub. at £5.) £2. 10s ib. 1827-38

TOPSELL'S (E.) Historie of Foure-Footed Beastes, collected out of Gesner and all the Writers to the present day, folio, curious wood-cuts, very neat in calf, fine copy, 15s 1607 TOWER MENAGERIE, comprising the Natural History of the Animals contained in that Establishment, 8vo. numerous fine wood engravings, (pub. at £1. 1s) hf. bd. uncut, ôs

the same, new, calf gilt, 9s

1829

VIREY (J. J.) Histoire des Mœurs et de l'Instinct des Animaux avec les Distributions Méthodiques et Naturelles de toutes leur Classes, 2 vols. 8vo. hf. bd. calf, neat, 12s Paris, 1822 WINTERI (Geo. Sim.) De Re Equaria Partes tres, Lat., Ital., Gall., et German., fol. with 34 plates of Horses, Stallions, and Mares, calf, 16s Nurnberg, 1672 ZIMMERMANNI Specimen Zoologiæ Geographicæ, Quadrupedum domicilia et migrationes sistens, 4to. with a Zoographical Map of the World, calf, 14s Lug. Bat. 1777

Ornithology.

1738

ALBIN'S (Eleazar) Natural History of Birds, 3 vols. royal 4to. 306 fine coloured plates, old English red morocco, gold borders, and gilt edges, a remarkably beautiful copy, from the Library of the late General Hardwicke, £6. 6s AUDEBERT ET VIEILLOT, HISTOIRE NATURELLE DES OISEAUX DORÉS, (Colibris, OiseauxMouches, Jacamars, Promerops, Grimpereaux, in Oiseaux de Paradis,) 2 vols. royal 4to. with 180 exquisitely coloured plates, richly bound in red morocco, with joints, silk linings, and gilt edges, £9.9s Paris, 1802

the same, 2 vols. roy. folio, LARGE PAPER, with 180 most beautifully coloured plates, highly finished in gold; an original and fine copy in morocco, gilt edges, £18. 18s ib. 1802

This is one of the few copies having the names printed in LETTERS OF COLD. Published at Sixty Guineas.

AUDUBON'S BIRDS OF AMERICA, from Drawings made during a Residence of twenty-five years in the United States and its Territories, 4 vols. elephant folio, containing 435 plates of Birds, all of the natural size, beautifully coloured, (pub. at £200. unbound) hf. bd. in russia, £100,

1828-1839

the same, 4 vols. elephant folio, beautifully coloured plates, most splendidly whole-bound in dark crimson turkey morocco, back and sides most elaborately gilt, broad gold borders and gilt edges, £130. 1828-1839

AUDUBON'S Ornithological Biography; or an Account of the Habits of the Birds of the United States of America, accompanied by Descriptions of the Objects represented in the Work entitled "The Birds of America," 5 vols. royal 8vo. bds. £5. 5s Edinb. 1831-39

the same, 5 vols. whole-bound russia, gilt edges, £7.7s

the same, richly whole-bound, dark crimson morocco, gilt edges, £9. 9s

1775

BARLOW'S (Francis) Birds and Beasts, oblong folio, 67 prints, hf. bd. morocco, 10s 6d BECHSTEIN'S (J. M.) Cage Birds, their Natural History, &c. 8vo. bds. 5s 6d 1835 BELON DU MANS (P.) Hist. de la Nature des Oiseaux, folio, with numerous wood-cuts, calf, 18s Paris, 1555 BERT (Edmund) Treatise of Hawkes and Hawking, 4to. green morocco extra, tooled insides, gilt edges, £2. 12s 6d 1619 BEWICK'S (Thos.) History of British Birds, 2 vols. 8vo. with numerous wood engravings, new, in cloth bds. £1. 8s Newc. 1832 BIRDS, Natural History of, 3 vols. 12mo. with upwards of 100 coloured plates, calf, neat, 10s 6d

1787 BOLTON'S (James) Harmonia Ruralis; or, an Essay towards a Natural History of British Song Birds, illustrated with Figures the size of Life, of the Birds, Male and Female, in their most natural Attitudes; their Nests and Eggs, Food, favourite Plants, Shrubs, Trees, &c. faithfully drawn, engraved, and coloured after Nature, 2 vols. in 1, folio, LARGE PAPER, 80 coloured plates, bds. £1. 11s 6d Stannary, 1794-96

the same, 2 vols. in 1, folio, LARGE PAPER, coloured plates, neatly hf. bd. calf, uncut, £2. 2s ib. 1794-96 BONAPARTE'S AMERICAN ORNITHOLOGY, or Natural History of the Birds inhabiting the United States, which have not been described by Wilson, 3 vols. imp. 4to. 27 plates, beautifully coloured, (pub. at £12. 12s) hf. bd. £5. 5s Philadelphia, 1825-28 BONAPARTE'S Geographical and Comparative List of the Birds of Europe, and North America, 8vo. cloth bds. 5s 1838 BONAPARTE'S Observations on the Nomenclature of Wilson's Ornithology; also his Genera of North American Birds, 2 vols. in 1, 8vo. 10s 6d Philad. & N. York, 1826-28 BORKHAUSEN und LICHTHAMMER'S Deutsche Ornithologie, imp. folio, with 78 finely coloured plates of German Birds, calf, neat, gilt edges, £5. 5s Darmstadt, 1800-5

A beautiful but unfinished work; it has no title. BOWDICH'S (T. E.) Introduction to the Ornithology of Cuvier, for the use of Students and Travellers, 8vo. 12 plates, containing 263 Birds, and parts thereof, bds. 10s 6d Paris, 1821

the same, 8vo. plates, calf extra, 12s ib. 1821 BRISSON, Ornithologie, 6 vols. 4to. with upwards of 250 fine plates of the Birds of all Countries, neat, £2. 2s Paris, 1760

"In this valuable work the scientific ornithologist wili find recorded many of those genera which modern systematists have only revived or modified."---Swainson.

BROWN'S (Peter) New Illustrations of Zoology, containing 50 coloured plates of new, curious, and non-descript Birds, with a few Quadrupeds, Reptiles, and Insects, with Descriptions in English and French, 4to. an original copy, finely coloured, hf. bd. russia, neat, £1. 16s 1776

the same, 4to. the plates coloured, an original copy, hf. bd. uncut, £1. 16s 1776

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the same, 4to. original copy, neatly bound, £1. 16s 1776 BUFFON, HISTOIRE NATURELLE DES OISEAUX, 10 vols. royal 4to. with 1008 plates, beautifully coloured, an original and remarkably fine copy; French red morocco, silk insides, gilt edges, by De Rome, £30. Paris, 1770-86 the same, 10 vols. bound in 15, 4to. coloured plates, very neat in russia, fine set, £25. ib. 1770-36 the same, the 1008 plates only, beautifully coloured, struck off in small folio, 5 vols. hf. bd. £10. 10s COTTON'S (John) Song Birds of Great Britain, royal 8vo. with 33 coloured plates, containing delineations of 33 Birds of the natural size (privately printed) cloth bds. £1. 10s DESMAREST, HISTOIRE NATURELLE DES TANGARAS, des Manakins et des Todiers; avec Figures d'après les Dessins de MADAME KNIP, née Pauline de Courcelles, royal folio, 72 most beautifully coloured plates, russia extra, marbled edges, £6. 16s 6d Paris, 1805 This splendid work was published at 360 francs. the same, royal folio, coloured plates, elegantly hf. bd. green morocco, full gilt back and gilt edges, £4. 14s 6d ib. 1805

1836

"The text is valuable, and replete with information. The plates are beautiful and faultless."-Swainson. DONOVAN'S NATURAL HISTORY OF BRITISH BIRDS, 10 vols. roy. 8vo. with 240 finely coloured plates, (pub. at £18.) bds. £6. 1794-1818 the same, 10 vols. bound in 5, half green morocco, extra, gilt edges, £8. 8s DONOVAN'S Natural History of the Nests and Eggs of British Birds, a collection of UNPUBLISHED MANUSCRIPT PAPERS AND DRAWINGS, together with six Nos. printed but not published, INCLUDING COPYRIGHT, £10. 10s DRAWINGS (50 Pencil) of British Birds, the size of Life, by the late Francis Bauer, Esq., Royal Draughtsman at Kew, imp. folio, £4. 4s DRAWINGS (28) of Birds in the Menagerie at

Osterly Park, by W. Hayes, exquisitely finished in colours, and on a much larger scale than those published, mounted on card-boards, folio, £2. 16s DRAWINGS of European Birds, of the full natural size, highly finished in colours, by a German artist of the last century named Jacob Scheller, 54 subjects on 28 folio sheets, in a portfolio, 15s DRAWINGS. Nineteen very highly finished Drawings of Indian Birds, in colours, executed by a native Artist, with their Names, large 4to. from the collection of Peter Collinson, the friend of Linnæus, £1. 11s 6d

EDWARDS'S NATURAL HISTORY OF BIRDS, and of some other rare and undescribed Animals, Quadrupeds, Reptiles, Fishes, Insects, &c. with his Gleanings of Natural History, 7 vols. 4to. 362 finely coloured plates, an originai copy, in old red morocco, full gilt backs, and gilt edges, fine old set, £13. 13s 1743-64

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the same, 7 vols. royal 4to. yellow morocco, gilt edges, fine old set, £11. 11s

1743-64

the same, 7 vols. bound in 4, roy. folio, LARGE PAPER the plates very beautifully coloured on impressions known as 'reverses,' so printed for the purpose of enabling the artist to produce the effect of highly finished drawings; morocco, tooled borders, joints, and gilt edges, beautiful set, £16. 16s 1802

the same, 7 vols. roy. 4to. WITH 362

PLATES, BEAUTIFULLY COLOURED LIKE DRAWINGS,

(pub. at £30.) hf. bd, morocco, uncut, top edges gilt, £12. 12s 1802 "Edwards had the simplicity and piety of Izaac Walton, and may be looked upon as one of our

greatest worthies. His writings will always remain of

authority, from the faithfulness of his descriptions." Swainson. ENCYCLOPEDIE METHODIQUE: Ornithologie, par Bonnaterre et Vieillot, 4 vols. and the Dictionnaire d'Ornithologie, together 5 vols. 4to. with 240 plates, calf gilt, very neat, £5. 15s 6d Paris, 1823

the same, 5 vols. - Quadrupèdes et Cetacés par Daubenton; Mammalogie ou Description des Espèces de Mammifères, contenant l'Explication des Planches, &c. par M. Desmarest, with 192 plates, (including Reptiles) 3 vols. -together 8 vols. hf. bd. calf, £6. 6s EYTON'S (T. C.) Monograph of the Anatidæ, or Duck Tribe, including the Geese and Swans, 4to. with 24 plates, (of which 6 are coloured,) and upwards of 70 wood-cuts of Bills and Feet, (pub. at £4.) cloth bds. £3. 3s 1838 EYTON'S (T. C.) History of the rarer British Birds, containing Descriptions of all the Species discovered since the time of Bewick, to whose work the present forms a Supplement, 8vo. with wood-cut figures of nearly all the species, and vignettes, 10s 6d 1838

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the same, roy. 8vo. (pub. at £1. 1s) bds. 17s FALCONRY.- La Fauconnerie de F. Jan des Franchieres, recueillie des Livres de M. Martino, Malopin, Michelin, et Amé Cassian; Fauconnerie du Guillaume Tardif; La Vollerie de Messire Artelouche d'Alagona; Recueil de tous les Oiseaux de Proye, servans à la Fauconnerie et Vollerie, 4to. with wood-cuts, hf. bd. morocco, neat, very rare, £1. 4s Poitiers, 1567 FALCONRY.-Giorgi (Fed.) del Modo di conoscere i buoni Falconi, Astori e Sparaccieri, 12mo. vellum, 5s Venezia, 1573 FRISCH'S Vorstellung der Vögel Deutschlandes und beiläufig auch einiger Fremden, (Representation of the Birds of Germany, and occasionally of some Exotic Birds,) folio, with 177 coloured plates, comprising 235 figures of Birds, German bds. £2. 12s 6d Berlin, 1763 GOULD'S BIRDS OF EUROPE, 22 parts, forming 5 vols. imp. folio, 449 beautifully coloured plates, (pub. at £76. 8s) a subscriber's copy, new in bds. £55.

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1837

the same, 5 vols. half bound calf, £55. the same, bound in 5 vols. imperial folio, elegant in green mor. richly gt, with borders, £70. GOULD'S Birds of Australia, 13 parts, imp. folio, 221 beautifully coloured plates, (pub. at £40. 19s) new in bds. £31. 10s

the same parts 1 and 2, £1. 5s

1837-43

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the same, imperial folio, beautifully coloured plates, hf. bd. morocco, gilt edges, £9. 9s GOULD'S Synopsis of the Birds of Australia, and the adjacent Islands, 2 parts, imp. 8vo. with 37 coloured plates, (pub. at £2. 10s) bds. £1. 16 1837

bds. 15s

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the same, part I. imp. 8vo. coloured plates. 1837 GOULD'S Icones Avium, or Figures and Descriptions of New and Interesting Species of Birds in various parts of the Globe, 2 parts, imp. folio, 18 finely coloured plates, (pub. at £3. 10s) sewed, £2. 12s 6d 1837-8

GOULD'S Monograph of the Ramphastidæ, or Toucans, 3 parts, imp. folio, complete, 34 beautifully coloured plates, £5. 15s 6d 1833-5 the same, imp. folio, beautifully coloured plates, elegantly hf. bd. morocco, gilt back and gilt edges, £7.

GOULD'S Monograph of the Trogonidæ, 3 parts, imp. folio, complete, 36 beautifully coloured plates, £6. 10s

1838

the same, imp. folio, beautifully coloured plates, elegantly hf. bd. morocco, gilt back and gilt edges, £7. 17s 6d

1838

GRAVES'S (G.) British Ornithology, being the History of every known Species of British Birds, 2 vols. royal 8vo. 96 coloured plates, (pub. at £5. 5s) calf gilt, £1. 11s 6d 1811-13 the same, 2 vols. in 1, royal 8vo. calf neat, £1.5s 1811-13

HAVELL'S Collection of Figures of the Birds of Paradise, folio, 22 beautifully coloured plates, sewed, £1. 16s

HAYES' (Wm.) Portraits (101) of rare and curious Birds, with their Descriptions, from the Menagerie of Osterly Park, 4to. containing 101 plates, beautifully coloured, with a view of the Menagerie, red morocco, gilt edges, £4. 8s

1794

the same, 4to. 101 beautifully coloured plates, neat in vellum, marbled edges, £4. 4s 1794 HERVIEUX, Traité des Serins de Canarie, 12mo. with wood-cuts, calf, 5s Paris, 1713 HEWITSON'S British Oology, being Illustrations of the Eggs of British Birds, with Descriptions, 2 vols. roy. 8vo. complete, with numerous coloured plates, bds. £5. 5s Newcastle, 1831-38 HUNT'S (J.) British Ornithology, 3 vols. 8vo. 156 finely coloured plates, (pub. at £5. 5s) hf. bd. uncut, £2. 12s 6d Norwich, 1815-22 JARDINE AND SELBY. Illustrations of Ornithology, by Sir W. Jardine, and P. J. Selby, Esq. with the co-operation of J. E. Bicheno, Esq., J.G.Children, Esq., Major-General Hardwicke, Dr. Horsfield, R. Jameson, Esq., Sir. T. Stamford Raffles, N. A. Vigors, Esq., and John Gould, Esq. 3 vols. royal 4to. with 150 accurately engraved figures of new and interesting, or rare species, of Birds, beautifully coloured, also a duplicate set of the same, uncoloured; in all three hundred plates, (pub. at £15. 15s) neatly hf. bd. top edges gilt, £6. 6s Edinb. 1829, &c.

"This is a very excellent and valuable work, as indeed the talent employed on it sufficiently ensures. The plates are beautifully coloured, and the letter-press accurately and well written. We strongly recommend it to our scientific readers."-Neville Wood.

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