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Gould, John, (1804-1881)

Auction:
2526B
Lot:
247
Sold for:
$5,629$4,750

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2526B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 14, 2010 11:00AM

Description:

Gould, John, (1804-1881), A Synopsis of the Birds of Australia and the Adjacent Island, London: 1837-1838, four parts, half cloth with original boards with slip-case, with seventy-three hand-colored plates and prospectus laid in to part I, 8vo, (boards loose and some chipping to edges, interior crisp and bright). Nissen 382; Wood, p. 364; Zimmer, p. 254; Sauer 5; Ferguson 2271.

Estimate $5,000-7,000

Keywords

Gould, Australia, Adjacent Island, London, John Gould

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