By: La Cepede, M. Le Comte De; Georges Louis Leclerc Buffon, Comte De
Paris, A La Librairie Ste´re´otype De P. Didot L'Aine´ ... Et Firmin Didot: 1799
Seller ID: 36490
Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket
B&W Illustrations; Aprox 3.5" x 5.5". This monumental work totaling 127 volumes and published in sections was highly regarded for it's scientific approach and description of many new species. 3/4 black calf over marbled boards. Not illustratred, many charts. Volumes #1-8 and 10-24. Section and series numbers the same as this was the beginning of the series. Some plates, including 18th century foldout maps of North and South America as well as one of Africa and Eurasia [this volume with back cover separated]. View More...