KLEIN (JACOB THEODOR) Ova avium plurimarum, 1766; and others (3)
Lot 171
KLEIN (JACOB THEODOR) Ova avium plurimarum, 1766; and others (3)
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KLEIN (JACOB THEODOR)
Ova avium plurimarum, first edition, German and Latin text, 21 hand-coloured plates, 3-page manuscript index bound in before title,early notes in pencil on some plates, Leipzig, J. Kanter, 1766--ALBUM, "Drawings of Eggs for Dr. Latham", hand-coloured pencil drawings of bird's eggs, showing 45 eggs on 9 pages, with manuscript index, and 5 hand-coloured pen and ink drawings of nesting birds, after 1796, near uniform red half morocco, slightly rubbed, 4to; and another, early nineteenth album of prints, pencil, pen and ink and watercolour drawings (3)
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