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    Sale 5808

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    8 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 91

    ADAMS, George (1750-1795). Plates for the Essays on the Microsope. (London: for the author, 1787). Oblong 2° (385 x 257mm.) 32 engraved plates (spotting throughout, one plate with crude repairs most with blimp library stamp). Rebound in blue cloth with gilt calf spine (rubbed). With a collection of 15 prints from the same, including proof states, 2 unrelated prints, and TWO ORIGINAL DRAWINGS FOR THE PLATES. BM 1: 124 (987)

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    ADAMS, George (1750-1795). Plates for the Essays on the Microsope. (London: for the author, 1787). Oblong 2° (385 x 257mm.) 32 engraved plates (spotting throughout, one plate with crude repairs most with blimp library stamp). Rebound in blue cloth with gilt calf spine (rubbed). With a collection of 15 prints from the same, including proof states, 2 unrelated prints, and TWO ORIGINAL DRAWINGS FOR THE PLATES. BM 1: 124 (987)


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