Lot 130: Moore (Thomas). The Octavo Nature-Printed British Ferns: Being Figures and Descriptions of the Species and Varieties of Ferns Found in the United Kingdom, 2 vols., 1859-60, additional pictorial titles, 122 nature-printed colour plates by Henry Bradbury, occasional light spotting, presentation inscription, a.e.g., contemporary full green calf, spines with burgundy and tan labels and gilt decoration, edges slightly rubbed, 8vo, together with The Ferns and Fern Allies of Wakefield and its Neighbourhood, by T.W. Gissing, Wakefield, 1862, 26 hand-coloured plates by J.E. Sowerby, a.e.g., contemporary green half morocco, a little rubbed and scuffed, 8vo, plus E.J. Lowe's A Natural History of New and Rare Ferns, 1862 (4)
Dominic Winter's Travel & Natural History, Early Printed Books, Maps, Globes & Decorative Prints, Science & Mathematics, Bookbinding Equipment Auction July 2015
Wednesday, 15th July 2015
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