Illustrated Index of British Shells, Containing Figures of All the Recent Species, with Names and Other Information

By: Sowerby, G. B. (1788 - 1854; British naturalist, illustrator, and conchologist).

Price: $600.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair


xv pages, followed by 24 colored plates and related text leaves; Blind stamped cloth covers, with gilt stamped lettering; All edges gilded; Cloth covers are worn along edges and on spine covers; Lettering on top cover remains good; Many small penciled checks throughout contents and on plates, and occasional penciled marginalia; Plate I shows a couple of small chips on outside edge; Plates XI and XII show creases at upper outside corners, not affecting images; Contents and plates are otherwise in good condition, though with occasional very light smudges; Collated and complete.

Title: Illustrated Index of British Shells, Containing Figures of All the Recent Species, with Names and Other Information

Author Name: Sowerby, G. B. (1788 - 1854; British naturalist, illustrator, and conchologist).

Categories: Conchology,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Simpkin, Marshall, and Co.,: 1859

Binding: Cloth - Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fair

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: sm 4to

Seller ID: 030522