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: 36495
Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket
B&W Illustrations; Aprox 3.5" x 5.5". This monumental 18th century 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. Here presented is the 4 volume section on ovipares including snakes, turtles, frogs, etc. Nos 71-4 [sections nos 1-4]. Numerous illustrations. View More...