NEW YORK STATE. Natural History of New York. New York, Boston, Albany: 1843.<BR />
Lot 2130
NEW YORK STATE. Natural History of New York. New York, Boston, Albany: 1843.
Sold for US$ 400 inc. premium
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NEW YORK STATE.
Natural History of New York. New York, Boston, Albany: 1843.
Comprising: Zoology of New-York ... Part V. Mollusca. About 40 hand-colored plates (lacking some crustaceans); and Agriculture of New-York. 5 volumes: Soil (with hand-colored folding views); Plants (hand-colored plates of vegetables and cereals, graphs); Fruits (plate and text volume, hand-colored fruit plates numbered to 80); and Insects (hand-colored plates, including beetles and butterflies, numbered to 47).
Together, 6 volumes. 4to. First in original cloth, others in original sheep. Pale but persistent staining to most fruit plates, ex-library with bookplates and stamps to bindings, bindings worn and dry; sold not subject to return.
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