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    Sale 5428

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 500

    HUME, Allan Octavian (1829-1812) and Charles Henry Tilson Marshall. The Game Birds of India, Burmah and Ceylon. [Calcutta: for the Author, 1878-81]. 3 volumes, 8°. 144 chromolithographed plates after Davenport, Strutt and others (occasional very light foxing, mainly in the text). Original green pictorial cloth gilt. Provenance: Frederick Ducane Godman (armorial bookplate). FIRST EDITION. Nissen IVB 463; Zimmer I, 314. (3)

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    HUME, Allan Octavian (1829-1812) and Charles Henry Tilson Marshall. The Game Birds of India, Burmah and Ceylon. [Calcutta: for the Author, 1878-81]. 3 volumes, 8°. 144 chromolithographed plates after Davenport, Strutt and others (occasional very light foxing, mainly in the text). Original green pictorial cloth gilt. Provenance: Frederick Ducane Godman (armorial bookplate). FIRST EDITION. Nissen IVB 463; Zimmer I, 314. (3)


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