A New and Accurate System of Natural History. 6 Volumes Complete: RICHARD BROOKES MD A New and Accurate System of Natural History. 6 Volumes Complete: RICHARD BROOKES MD A New and Accurate System of Natural History. 6 Volumes Complete: RICHARD BROOKES MD A New and Accurate System of Natural History. 6 Volumes Complete: RICHARD BROOKES MD

A New and Accurate System of Natural History. 6 Volumes Complete

RICHARD BROOKES MD

Published by T CARNAN & F NEWBERY, 1772
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A very good set of the 2nd edition in full leather bindings. Vol.I: The History of Quadrupedes.Vol.II: The History of Birds.Vol.III: The History of Fishes and Serpents.Vol.IV: The History of Insects.Vol.V: The History of Waters, Earths, Stones, Fossils, and Minerals.Vol.VI: The History of Vegetables. Contents browned with age but clean and bright will 100s of fine engravings. The binding is full leather, preserving what looks like the original boards, with later spines expertly laid, tooled, and gilt bands. Bookseller Inventory # 30539

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Title: A New and Accurate System of Natural History...

Publisher: T CARNAN & F NEWBERY

Publication Date: 1772

Binding: Full-Leather

Illustrator: Richard Brookes

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: 2nd

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