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HISTORIA NATURALIS TESTACEORUM BRITANNIAE, OR, THE BRITISH CONCHOLOGY; Containing the Descriptions and Other Particulars of Natural History of the Shells of Great Britain and Ireland: Illustrated with Figures. In English and French.

Mendes da Costa, Emanuel

Published by Printed for the Author., London, 1778
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Title printed in English and French. Lg. 4to. xii,254,viii pp. Index. Double column parallel text in English and French. Illustrated with 17 copper engraved hand-colored plates with multiple images. Cont. mottled calf, gilt decorated spine (rubbed and extremities chipped) with red calf spine label (chipped). Edges and corners a bit rubbed. Hinges split but holding nicely. Bookseller Inventory # 8075

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Publisher: Printed for the Author., London

Publication Date: 1778

Binding: Full Calf

Book Condition:Very Good

Edition: y First edition.

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