LEMAIRE, C. L. & Florent PREVOST. Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux d'Europe (Passereaux), Paris: F. Savy, [1846]. 8°, half title, hand-coloured wood-engraved title before plates, 80 hand-coloured wood-engraved and 2 plain plates after the Pauquet brothers (title spotted, text lightly spotted, wood-engraved title browned and lightly spotted, plates mainly marginally spotted), later morocco-backed cloth, t.e.g. Second edition. Nissen IVB 541, Zimmer II, 496.

Lot 231 / Sale 9066
lemaire, c. l. & florent prevost.  <i>histoire naturelle des oiseaux d'europe (passereaux)</i>, paris: f. savy, [1846].  8°, half title, hand-coloured wood-engraved title before plates, 80 hand-coloured wood-engraved and 2 plain plates after the pauquet brothers (title spotted, text lightly spotted, wood-engraved title browned and lightly spotted, plates mainly marginally spotted), later morocco-backed cloth, t.e.g. second edition. nissen ivb 541, zimmer ii, 496.

Price Realized £259
($369)
Sales totals are hammer price plus buyer’s premium and do not reflect costs, financing fees or application of buyer’s or seller’s credits.

Estimate
    £200 - £300
  • ($285 - $428)

Sale Information Sale 9066
Printed Books including Maps and Atlases, Travel, Natural
6 April 2001
London, South Kensington

Lot Description LEMAIRE, C. L. & Florent PREVOST. Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux d'Europe (Passereaux), Paris: F. Savy, [1846]. 8°, half title, hand-coloured wood-engraved title before plates, 80 hand-coloured wood-engraved and 2 plain plates after the Pauquet brothers (title spotted, text lightly spotted, wood-engraved title browned and lightly spotted, plates mainly marginally spotted), later morocco-backed cloth, t.e.g. Second edition. Nissen IVB 541, Zimmer II, 496.

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