Or, a description of shells, arranged according to the Linnean system, and illustrated with sixty plates, containing 260 figures of univalves and bivalves.
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Octavo (235 163 mm). Contemporary blue half calf, brown morocco label, elaborate decoration to spine in compartments separated by raised bands, marbled boards and endpapers, gilt edges. With 60 hand-coloured engraved plates. Some occasional light foxing, title label and boards a little rubbed, an excellent copy.