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SA Auction #84 begins on 30 Jul 2020

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Lea (Isaac)


Published: Carey, Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia, 1833

Edition: First Edition

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First edition: 227 pages + 4 pages publisher's catalogue, 6 engraved plates, light foxing and watermarks in the book, full leather binding with the title label fallen off the spine, and a piece removed at the bottom of the spine, a good copy.

Isaac Lea (March 4, 1792 - December 8, 1886) was an American conchologist, geologist, and publisher, who was born in Wilmington, Delaware

  • Overall Condition: A Good Copy
  • Size: tall 8vo (260 x 160 mm)
  • Sold By: Clarke's Africana & Rare Books
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  • Country: South Africa
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