Title A General History of Quadrupeds. The Figures Engraved on Wood by T. Bewick. The Fourth Edition.
Edition Fourth Edition
Publisher Newcastle upon Tyne Printed by and for S. Hodgson, R. Beilby, and T. Bewick 1800
Seller ID 175
x, 525pp + 1p errata. Full black leather, sides stamped in blind, spine decorated in blind, dark red morocco label lettered in gold. Marbled endpapers and edges. Engraved title vignette and numerous in-text illustrations. With the bookplate of Bertrand Suggit on the front pastedown endpaper. Two old dealer's descriptions pasted on the verso of the front free endpaper and the flyleaf. A printed description of the ornithoryncus is tipped in front of page 525. Light wear to extremities. A very good+ copy. ; Octavo
Non-fiction SCIENCE ANIMALS