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Auction:
2483
Lot:
274
Sold for:
$711$600

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

(Conchology), Three titles: Crouch, Edmund A., An Illustrated Introduction to Lamarck's Conchology, London: Longman, Rees, et al., 1827, original gilt pictorial and stamped cloth, with twenty-two colored plates with gum arabic, 4to; two copies, Hirase, Shintaro, Illustrated Handbook of Shells, Tokyo: Matsumara Sanshodo, 1938, and an expanded edition, Maruzan Co., [n.d.], both with photographic illustrations, 8vo, (all very good).
Estimate $600-800

All in very good condition.

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London, Tokyo, Maruzan Co.

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