BUFFON (Georges-Louis LECLERC DE) & LACÉPÈDE (M. de)

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BUFFON (Georges-Louis LECLERC DE) & LACÉPÈDE (M. de)

[Histoire naturelle, générale et particulière (…)]. (General and Specialized Natural History) • Histoire naturelle des oiseaux. Paris, Imprimerie Royale, 1774-1779 (10 vol.). • […] (Natural History of Birds).

Supplement. Paris, Imprimerie Royale, 1770-1778 (10 vol.).

20 volumes of in-12 duodecimo, calf leather, covers with double gilt fillet borders, spine in six compartments with raised bands, gilt lettered in two, the others with gilt decoration (ancient binding).

Numerous engraved plates, some folded.
Only two parts amongst the seven comprising Buffon's work.

Damp ex-libris stamp on titles and in the volumes.

Provenance :

  • Items quantity:  20
  • Expertissim Reference: 2011080167