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Author: Boreman, T
Title: A Description of Three Hundred Animals . Viz. Beasts, Birds, Fishes, Serpents, and Insects. With a Particular Account of the Manner of Their Catching of Whales in Greenland
Price: 353.00 including postage and packing within the UK. Overseas postage extra.
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Publishers: Printed for R. Ware 1734
Hardcover in good condition no dust-wrapper.
Description: 17.0 x 10.0 cm. Pp. [8], 2-213, [1]., frontis and 98 plates most printed on both sides of paper, 1 folding, included in pagination. Bound in contemporary full calf with label. 6 cm split on one outer hinge, front end papers dampstained, heraldic bookplate on front pastedown, owner's name on front free end paper, folding plate repaired with slight loss, a few other minor repairs and frays, some pages rebound so as to obscure part of page at inner hinge. [Published anonymously but generally attributed to Thomas Boreman. Freeman 403 but this edition not referred to].
Book Reference: 120341

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