London, South Kensington
6 April 2001
ADANSON, Michel. Histoire Naturelle du Sénégal, Paris: Claude-Jean-Baptiste Bauche, 1757. 2 parts in one volume, 4°, folding engraved map by Laurent, 19 engraved plates by and after Thérèse Reboul, woodcut headpieces (light, mainly marginal, spotting, occasional faint browning), contemporary calf, triple gilt border, spine gilt in compartments (extremities very lightly rubbed), g.e.; bookplate of A. M. Labouchere. FIRST EDITION. Brunet I, 49 (note); Nissen ZBI 27.
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