Audebert (Jean Baptiste) Histoire naturelle des singes et des makis, 61 engraved plates by Audebert, printed in colours and finished by hand, 2 uncoloured anatomical plates, half-title, list of subscribers, occasional slight foxing and offsetting, contemporary blue boards, worn, large folio (525 by 340mm.), Paris, Desray, an huitième 
FIRST EDITION of Audeberts first original work, and the earliest illustrated work devoted to monkeys. The colour-printing process was Audeberts own invention. See illustration overleaf.