London, South Kensington
8 October 1999
NORDMANN, Alexander von. Mikrographische Beitrge zur Naturgeschichte der wirbellosen Thiere, Berlin: G. Reimer, 1832. 2 volumes in one, 4 (255 x 210mm.), 20 engraved plates, some coloured (spotting mainly to text leaves), contemporary brown half calf gilt, spines with raised bands and red and black labels (wear to covers). FIRST EDITION. Nissen 2983.
PALMN, J. A. Finska Fogelgg/Eggs of Finnish Birds, Helsinki: Finska Litteratur-Sllskapets Tryckeri, 1879. Oblong 4 (255 x 350mm.), 25 chromolithographed plates by Gsta Sundman, contemporary green half morocco (chips to spine and covers).
With 21 works in 27 volumes mostly on natural history including Jabez Hogg's The Microscope (sixth edition, London, 1867.). (28)
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