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Illuminerade figurer till Skandinaviens Fauna.
1832 1832 - 2 bd. Lund: Academie-Boktryckeriet, Berling 1832-40. Med 200 håndkolorerede litograferede plancher [37 plancher med dagdyr og 163 med fugle]. Lille 4to. [16] + [276]; [12] + [292] s. Velholdt eksemplar med nyt forsatspapir indbundet i samtidigt halvlæder med guldtryk på ryggene og dekoreret lærred på permer.With 200 handcoloured lithographed plates [37 plates showing animals and 163 showing birds]. Well-preserved copy with new endpapers bound in contemporary halfleather with goldprint on spines and decorated cloth on boards. * This work was issued in 20 parts. It deals only with mammals and birds, chiefly birds, and like the same author's 'Skandinavisk fauna', in particular, it has contributed to animate and increase Swedish interest in studies and observations of animal life. The unpaginated text describes the forms figured, giving brief diagnoses, synonyms, descriptions, geographical distribution and habits. Most of the hand-coloured plates are printed by Körner & Co., some by Gjöthström & Magnusson, the birds were drawn and lithographed by M. Körner; one plate is signed W. v. Wright.Part 1-4 in 2nd issue, originally published in Stockholm: Norstedt 1829.Anker 365. Nissen 678. Lindberg p. 51. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]
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