William Turton assisted by his daughter - A conchological dictionary of the British isles - 1819

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William Turton assisted by his daughter - A conchological dictionary of the British isles - 1819
Biology, Collected works, Colonial history, History, Illustrated, Natural History, Reference works - Quantity: 1 - Book

William Turton assisted by his daughter - A conchological dictionary of the British islands - John Booth - half leather binding - 1819 - 272 pages - 16 cm x 11 cm

This book is in very good clean bright condition firm binding edge wear to spine which has 4 raised bands elegant delicate patterns to both boards
marbled page ends all around

38 Excellent beautiful full page coloured plates which contain 100 types of shell extremely fine colouring each one is indexed and referenced with categories and thorough descriptions - a remarkable and rare example of British contology highly collectable early book

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Biology, Collected works, Colonial history, History, Illustrated, Natural History, Reference works
Author/ Illustrator
William Turton assisted by his daughter
Book Title
A conchological dictionary of the British isles
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1819
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
John Booth
Binding/ Material
Half leather
Number of pages
272
Dimensions
16×11 cm
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