London, South Kensington
6 April 2001
VOSMAER, Arnout. Description d'un Receuil exquis d'Animaux Rares consistant en quadrapedes, oiseaux et serpents, des indes orientales, et occidentales, Amsterdam: J. B. Elwe, 1804. 33 parts in one volume, 4°, hand-coloured engraved title and 35 plates, including one folding (2 leaves at beginning misbound, corner of ca. 8 leaves at beginning quite wormed, upper margin of a few leaves lightly waterstained, a few leaves faintly browned, a few light spots), contemporary half calf (lightly worn); ownership inscription in crayon on pastedown and endpaper. FIRST EDITION. Nissen ZBI 4294.
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