Mary Trumer [=Trimmer] / M. Gerson Hesse - Histoire des animaux, avec la description - 1835

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Mary Trumer [=Trimmer] / M. Gerson Hesse - Histoire des animaux, avec la description - 1835
History, Illustrated, Natural History - Quantity: 1 - Other - see description - Book

M. Gerson Hesse / Mary Trummer: Histoire des animaux, avec la description des principaux quadrupedes, oiseaux, poissons, serpent reptiles et insectes; traduit de l'anglais de Mary Trumer, par M. Gerson Hesse. Paris, Chez Didier ... Limoges, Chez Martial Ardant et fils, 1835. Two volumes in one binding. Duodecimo: (VIII) 284, (4) 313 pp. Original half leather with title label. The spine has an old restoration and is somewhat damaged. The name of a previous owner on the flyleaf. Some old library stamps here and there. Complete with many text engravings.

Rare, I can’t find it anywhere (?). There is however an other edition, published in Toul bij J. Carez, 1828, with the title ‘Abrégé d'histoire naturelle’. This is a translation by Mary Trimmers A Natural History of the Most Remarkable Quadrupeds, Birds, Fishes...

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, Illustrated, Natural History
Author/ Illustrator
Mary Trumer [=Trimmer] / M. Gerson Hesse
Book Title
Histoire des animaux, avec la description
Condition
Fair
Publication year oldest item
1835
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
No
Publisher
Paris, Chez Didier ... Limoges, Chez Martial Ardant et fils, 1835.
Binding/ Material
Half leather
Extras
Other - see description
Number of pages
609
Dimensions
13.8×8.3 cm
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