A History of the Fishes of the British Islands (4 volumes)

Couch, Jonathan

Published by George Bell & Sons, London, 1877
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
From White Fox Rare Books, ABAA/ILAB (West Windsor, VT, U.S.A.)

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Book. 4to - over 9¾. 4 volumes, with 252 color plates. Chromolithographic plates of fish are vibrant, stunning and clean throughout this set. Tissue guards well preserved. Blue calf over original blindstamped and gilt blue cloth boards, with gilded fish on front board. All volumes are tight. Other than a few creases and minor tears of preliminaries, text pages are clean. Some shelfwear to the cloth boards in the corners and along edges. Bookseller Inventory # 001200

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Title: A History of the Fishes of the British ...

Publisher: George Bell & Sons, London

Publication Date: 1877

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Couch, Jonathan

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

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