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Osbert Salvin, P L Sclater
Central and South American Birds 1861-1896 Ibis and Zoological Society of London Colour Plates
Zoological Society of London, 1861. Zoological Society of London. Hardcover. Zoological Society of London; 1861-1883 and The Ibis; 1869-1896. Hardcovers. First editions. 2 volumes of bound up proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. First Volume: 1861-1870, most of the 29 papers are from 1867-1870, 264pp, a fold out map and 12 colour plates, numerous drawings/diagrams; Second volume: 1871-1883, 379pp, 22 colour plates, 1 map. Binding cracked and resewn in middle of book. Third Volume: The Ibis 1869-1896, 36 papers, 353pp., 18 colour plates. Except for break to one volume noted a very good set, some penciled bibliographic notes pertaining to contents to each front fly else the set is clean and tidy, plates are all nice without issues, colors are vibrant still, just some light foxing to pastedowns. 8vo[octavo or approx. 6 x 9 inches] We pack securely and ship daily with delivery confirmation on every book. The picture on the listing page is of the actual book for sale. Additional Scan(s) are available for any item, please inquire. . Very Good. 1861. First Edition.
Bookseller: Mark Lavendier, Bookseller [United States]

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