Lot n° 167
800 - 1000
Result with fees
Natural history of the Fish of the Lake Geneva basin. Geneva, H. Georg, 1874. In-folio, red half-basane with corners, publisher's cardboard plates preserved, binding heavily rubbed and stained, second plate blackened.
Original edition illustrated with 20 beautiful full-page chromolithography plates.
Unusual work. Sent autograph signed by the author "to Consul Gambini".
Marginal wetnesses, scattered freckles.
Enclosed is a double-page spread from the Religious Ceremonies of B. Picart; a double-page map of the Beauce region (17th c.), enhanced.
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