Taxidermy: or, the Art of Collecting, Preparing, and Mounting Objects of Natural History. For the use of Museums and Travellers With plates.
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1823. Third edition. Scarce. Hardback three quarter leather, with marbled boards and gilt title to spine. Marbled page edges. Ex libris to front. Neat message to front says the book was a gift from the owner's mother in 1826, and was rebound in to this hardback in 1847. Neat owner's name (dated 1826) to top of title page. 168 pages, plus five engraved plates to rear. Boards a little rubbed to edges, and one or two spots of foxing - but overall in very good condition. 175 x 105 mm (7 x 4¼ inches).
Book ID: 3708
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