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Lot of 2 books about the seashore - 1871/1890

Lot reference 14079995

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Both with many attractive plates

Condition: Mixed / Multiple
Language: English
Edition: Multiple Books / Editions
Number of Books: 2
Binding: Hardback

1) H. G. Adams - Beautiful Shells: Their Nature, Structure, and Uses Familiarly Explained, with Directions for Collecting, Cleaning, and Arranging Them in the Cabinet, and Descriptions of the Most Remarkable Species - Groombridge And Sons, London - 1871
With 8 colour plates (including the frontis). Bright blue cloth cover with elaborate gilt titles to front and spine. Some rubbing and wear to covers, but minimal. Gold page edges. Prize bookplate to front end paper (see images). Some foxing, but not affecting the illustrations or colour plates, which are still bright.
- 156 pages
- Size: small 8vo.

2) W. H. Davenport Adams - Famous Caverns and Grottoes Described and Illustrated - T. Nelson and Sons, London - 1890
With 40 b/w illustrations. Bright blue cloth cover with elaborate gilt titles to front and spine. Some rubbing and wear to covers, but minimal. Prize bookplate to front end paper (see images). Some foxing, but not affecting the quality.
- 185 pages
- Size: small 8vo.

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Feedback score: 100%
Reviews given: 57
Member since: January 7, 2016
  • in excellent condition

    Targa02 October 16, 2017

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    Ben heel blij met de fantastische service en met het kavel. Prachtig boek. Dank!

    hedvy October 11, 2017

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    prachtig boekwerk, uitstekend verzonden, dank

    Pumaatje October 10, 2017

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    great, Thanks!!

    Pumaatje September 30, 2017

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    Received in good order. Thank you so much

    Henkzoon September 15, 2017

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