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HISTOIRE NATURELLE DES POISSONS PAR LE CEN LACEPEDE [11 VOLUMES OF 13]

By: La Cepede, M. Le Comte De; Georges Louis Leclerc Buffon, Comte De

Price: $423.00

Publisher: Paris, A La Librairie Ste´re´otype De P. Didot L'Aine´ ... Et Firmin Didot, 1799-1804


B&W Illustrations; Aprox 3.5" x 5.5". This monumental work totaling 127 volumes and published in sections was highly regarded for it's scientific approach and description of many new species. 3/4 black calf over marbled boards. The finely executed engraved plates with this section totaling aprox 75. 57-58, 60, 62-69 [sections numbers 1-2, 4, 6-13]. Apparently 2 vols missing to complete the Poissons section. View more info