A History of the Earth and Animated Nature. A New Edition, with Corrections and Alterations. In Four Volumes. [vol. III and IV bound in one vol.].
Philadelphia: 1859, J. B. Lippincott.
iv, 302, iv, 319 pp. Leather. 8vo.
[Science - Natural History]
[Natural History - Birds - Fishes]
The 2 vols. bound together contain mostly birds and fish species. Illustrated throughout with wood engravings, b&w. Bound in original calf, with replaced spine and title label. Contains Index for all 4 vols.
Book has been professionally restored with new spine in leather imitation and reinforced gutter, to make a solid copy. Content with occasional minimal soiling and browning of margins. Illustrations are clean.