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Six Books on Natural History.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3482T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 02, 2020 12:00PM


Six Books on Natural History. Schroter, Ludwig and Schroter, Dr. Carl, Coloured Vade Mecum to the Alpine Flora, Zurich: Albert Raustein, 1907, twenty-six illustrated plates with twenty-four in color, with dust jacket, 8 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.; Perkins, Edward, Na Motu: or Reef-Rovings in the South Seas. A Narrative of Adventures at the Hawaiian, Georgian and Society Islands, New York: Rudney & Russel, 1854, ten plates and two maps, in red textured cloth, stamped in blind with central gilt insignia on front cover, gilt-lettered spine, 9 x 6 1/2 in.; Jenkins, Ian and Sloan, Kim, Vases and Volcanoes: Sir William Hamilton and His Collection, London: British Museum Press, 1996, Contemporary exhibition catalogue, 11 x 8 1/2 in.; Baril, Tom (1952-), Botanica, Arena Editions, 2000, Collection of floral photographs by artist Tom Baril, 14 x 11 1/4 in.; Adams, Ansel (1902-1984) and Newhall, Nancy (1908-1974), This is the American Earth, San Francisco: The Sierra Club, 1960, photographic collection of the American wilderness, 14 x 10 1/2 in.; Bryant, William Cullen (1794-1879), Picturesque America: or, the Land We Live in, New York: Appleton, 1872-1874, Illustrated throughout, bound in full brown leather, blind stamped boarders and spine, gold-lettered title on front cover and spine, 13 x 10 in.
Estimate $100-150

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William Hamilton, William Cullen, Kim, Carl, Edward, Tom Baril, Ian, Adams, Na, Perkins, Jenkins, Bryant, Sloan, Nancy, Ludwig, Mecum, Ansel, Schroter, London, Zurich