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25 May 2017 16:30 GMT

Oliver Goldsmith

A History of the Earth and Animated Nature

Published: Blackie & Son, London, 1876

Edition: 1876 edition.

Reserve: $130

Approximately:

Estimate: $240-300

Bidding opens: 25 May 16:30 GMT

Bidding closes: 1 Jun 16:30 GMT

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2 Volumes.

Oliver Goldsmith, A History of the Earth and Animated Nature  with a supplement and numerous notes from the writings of distinguished naturalists, British and Foreign.

Preceded by a memoir of the author by John Francis Waller.

Half black leather with gilt raised bands.

Triple marbled endpapers.

Volume 1.

xli, 616 pages. Colour frontispiece with tissue-guard.

Colour vignette + colour and black & white plates.

Volume 2.

xxvii, 655 pages. Colour frontispiece with tissue-guard.

Colour vignette + colour and black & white plates.

Beautiful set with lovely plates and bindings.

Shipped and insured by recorded delivery.

Shipping weight 4000g.

  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 25 x 18 cm.


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