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Lot 118

C. A. KOFOID, A.D. MEAD, N.H. ODHNER, W.E. COLLINGE and others.

[A collection of 81 malacological works in 69 volumes, mostly off-prints or extracts, a few inscribed by their authors].

Lot 119

H.R. SIMROTH, W. KOBELT, A. SLAVIK, A. von NORDMANN, W. KOBELT, and others.

[GERMAN. - a collection of 85 malacological works in German in 82 vols, mostly off-prints or extracts, wide variety of subjects]

Includes a group of works by Heinrich Simroth

Lot 120

A.R. CARCELLES, J. ZETEK, A. MORENO and others.

[SPANISH, South America. - a collection of 34 malacological works in 30 volumes, mostly off-prints or extracts,]

Most in Spanish, relating to South and Central America, some inscribed.

Lot 121

MALACOLOGY.

Approximately 1000 works, mostly off-prints or extracts, mostly in English, mostly 20th century.

Lot 122

Charles DARWIN (1809-1882) & Edward Sylvester MORSE (1838-1925)

[JAPAN. - two rare off-prints concerning the Omori Shell Mounds]

The first work includes a letter by Darwin in support of Morse.

Lot 123

William Sidney COOPER (1854-1927)

[Two sketches: a blinkered horse's head and a horned cow, signed on the mounts].

Oil on paper

Lot 125

John James AUDUBON (1785-1851)

Pigeon Hawk

Original Bien edition double-elephant folio print

Lot 132

Rory MCEWEN (1932-1982).

[TULIPS: two large colored lithographic plates, each signed by the artist in pencil, and numbered].

Two signed limited edition prints from "the greatest painter of tulips since the Dutch masters of the 17th century"

Lot 141

William CURTIS (founder). – Sydenham Teast EDWARDS (1768-1819), and others.

[A collection of 16 hand-colored engraved plates from Curtis’s ‘Botanical Magazine’]

A fine selection: mostly red or yellow.

Lot 142

William CURTIS (founder). – Sydenham Teast EDWARDS (1768-1819), and others.

[A collection of 16 hand-colored engraved plates from Curtis’s ‘Botanical Magazine’]

Lot 143

William CURTIS (founder). – Sydenham Teast EDWARDS (1768-1819), and others.

[A collection of 16 hand-colored engraved plates from Curtis’s ‘Botanical Magazine’]

A fine selection: mostly pink.

Lot 149

[John Edward SOWERBY (1825-1870).]

"Cannabis Sativa. Common Hemp",

One of the best plates from Sowerby's 'English Botany'

Lot 153

W. P. A.; State of Connecticut

Fishery survey of important Connecticut lakes, with full set of maps, 1942.

CT Lakes A to Z: Rarely found complete; W. P. A. Project.

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