W & A White & J Visscher: Albany, NY, 1842-43. Item #96-7275
12 x 9.5, cloth, Part I: introduction, 188 pp, 2 plates of Croton Aqueduct, Mammalia, 142 pp, 33 engraved b/w, index. Part II: Birds, 380 pp, 141 color plates, index. Part III: Reptiles and Amphibia, text, 415 pp, index. Part IV: Reptiles and Amphibia, plates, 23 engraved b/w plates of reptiles and amphibia, 79 engraved b/w plates of fishes, index. Parts V-VI: Mollusca and Crustacea, 271 pp, 70 pp, 40 polychrome plates of Mollusca , 13 polychrome plates of Crustacea, index. Original gilt and blindstamp decorated black cloth, ex lib, spine labels and book plates, no edge stamps, spine ends and forecorners worn, spine detached, and a few plates loose to Part II, otherwise hinges sound, good sound set. FIRST ED.