London, South Kensington
23 April 2008
PALMEN, Johan Axel (1845-1919). Finska Fogelagg [Eggs of Finnish Birds]. Helsingfors [ie. Helsinki]: Finska Litteratur-Sallskapets Tryckeri, 1879. Oblong 4° (247 x 342mm). Parallel text in Finnish and Swedish, 24 coloured lithographed plates by Gosta Sundman, one printed on brown paper. Contemporary half calf, spine with gilt bird motifs in compartments and green morocco lettering-piece (covers scratched, extremities lightly rubbed). Not in Nissen.
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