London, South Kensington
6 April 2001
HANBURY, Frederick Janson. An Illustrated Monograph of the British Hieracia, London: published by the author, July 1889-March 1898. 8 parts, 2°, 24 hand-coloured lithographed plates by E. Carter after Miss G. Lister and Mrs Frederick J. Hanbury (first text leaf of each part browned, some plates very faintly browned and with a few light marginal spots), unbound as issued in printed wrappers (front cover of pt. I and rear cover of pt. VIII severly torn, others with clean tears, some light fading), partly unopened. FIRST EDITION. Nissen BBI 781.
With Eight unpublished plates to Indian Zoology by Major Hardwicke (n.p., n.d., one additional plate), one incomplete work (?Natural History of Birds from the Works of the best Authors, Bungay, ?1815, 40 plates) and a collection of 16 mainly zoological plates. (19)
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