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Large octavo, two volumes, 1289 pp. portrait, 37 lithographed plates mostly coloured, folding coloured map. Binder's cloth retaining the two printed front wrappers, top edges gilt, others uncut, scarce.
Stock ID: 26876 Add to Cart
Quarto, four volumes, 1580 pp. 25 egg plates, uncoloured vignettes by Neville Cayley senior, photographs by the author and H. Barnes. Binder's cloth showing signs of wear, some pale foxing throughout, nonetheless a sound set.
Stock ID: 13882 Add to Cart
Quarto, four volumes, 1580 pp. 25 egg plates, uncoloured vignettes by Neville Cayley senior, photographs by the author and H. Barnes. Near contemporary half black calf, all edges speckled, slight wear otherwise an excellent set.
Stock ID: 27134 Add to Cart
Octavo, four volumes, 1913 pp. text illustrations. Contemporary half morocco, slight wear and previous owner's notes, otherwise a sound set.
Stock ID: 21235 Add to Cart
Folio, 33 chromolithographic (finished by hand) plates and accompanying text leaves. Publisher's handsome green blindstamped and gilt cloth, hinges split and some shelf wear to corners, a few spots mainly confined to the first two plates, a very good copy.
Stock ID: 34917 Add to Cart
Small quarto, five volumes, 1858 pp. 125 colour plates by Gronvold. Publisher's red cloth (volume five in dustwrapper), a fine set.
Stock ID: 25785 Add to Cart
Octavo, 658 pp. 18 chromolithographic plates by Keulemans. Publisher's brown cloth, partly unopened, a superb near mint copy, very scarce in this condition.
Stock ID: 15850 Add to Cart
Quarto, four volumes, 2690 pp. Modern quarter morocco and marbled boards, some minor marginal staining in volume one, publisher's blue wrappers retained, very scarce.
Stock ID: 13685 Add to Cart
Large quarto, 302 pp. photographs, three chromolithographs including one of the Frill-necked Lizard. Publisher's handsome illustrated green cloth and top edge gilt, some slight rubbing and both hinges cracked and shaken otherwise a very good copy.
Stock ID: 32124 Add to Cart
Large quarto, 24 pp. 30 double page handcoloured plates including eight of reptiles and amphibians. Publisher's coloured illustrated boards with new spine and endpapers, a few blemishes but a very sound copy of a handsome book. With the bookplate of David McPhee.
Stock ID: 7959 Add to Cart
Octavo, 104 pp. 45 handcoloured plates by Oudart, one coloured map. Contemporary half red morocco and marbled boards, later endpapers (?) top edge gilt other edges uncut, minor shelf wear. Two bookplates and single library stamp on front endpaper, a few plates with minor background staining, otherwise a sound attractive copy.
Stock ID: 27607 Add to Cart
Quarto, 166 pp. 30 handcoloured plates by Smit. Early plain orange wrappers, some chipping, the signature of "V. Reiser 1906". A few spots mainly confined to the text, the plates clean.
Stock ID: 8307 Add to Cart
Octavo, 447 pp. four tinted plates, folding map. Publisher's cloth, the bookplate of J. Walter Tyas, a fine copy.
Stock ID: 31137 Add to Cart
Octavo, engraved plates. Fourteen volumes (bound in twenty), contemporary full diced calf with tooled spine, some shelf wear, two volumes with spines repaired, some spotting and paper oxidation throughout, nonetheless a sound acceptable set.
Stock ID: 26871 Add to Cart
Folio, 94 pp. colour plates. Publisher's half morocco, marbled boards and slipcase, spine sunned. Limited to 295 numbered copies numbered and signed by both authors.
Stock ID: 30576 Add to Cart
Octavo, 128 pp. 80 handcoloured plates. Publisher's (?) handsome blindstamped and decorated cloth, all edges gilt, a few occasional spots and signature on front endpaper, a fine copy.
Stock ID: 15220 Add to Cart
Quarto, four volumes illustrations, fine set in dustwrappers.
Stock ID: 33495 Add to Cart