London.: Edward Orme
First Quarto Edition; Published Date: 1807
40 hand-coloured plates plates with tissue guards
350 x 260 mm (14 x 10 inches) - 306pp; 239pp, [xi] + plates.
Green hardback half-leather cover with green cloth boards.
VG : in very good condition without dust jacket as issued. 20th century Riviere rebind. Spines faded. Some foxing. With heraldic bookplates of Henry Salvin. Original cover plates bound in.
The Natural History of the Elephant, the Rhinoceros, the Tiger, the Leopard, the Dear, the Deer, the Buffalo, the Wolf, the Wild Hog, the Jackall, the Wild Dog, the Civet, and Other Domesticated Animals; as Likewise the Different Species of Feathered Game, Fishes, and Serpents.
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