Lot 217: Mantell (Gideon Algernon). A Pictorial Atlas of Fossil Remains, Consisting of Coloured Illustrations Selected from Parkinson's "Organic Remains of a Former World," and Artis's "Antediluvian Phytology", 1st edition, 1850, hand-coloured lithograph frontispiece, and 74 hand-coloured engraved plates (one folding), contents loose and gutter-percha perished, occasional light spotting, original brown cloth gilt, upper board near detached, joints split, 4to, together with Moxon (Charles), Illustrations of the Characteristic Fossils of British Strata..., to which are added, Explanatory Notes..., 1841, 34 lithograph plates, some spotting, hinges repaired, original cloth gilt, spine faded and strengthened at head & foot, small 4to, with Penn (Granville), A Comparative Estimate of the Mineral and Mosaical Geologies, 1822, hinges repaired, contemporary calf, rebacked, 8vo, plus seven others related, including Geology and Mineralogy... by the Rev. William Buckland, 2 vols., (Bridgewater Treatise VI), [2nd edition], 1837 (10)
Dominic Winter's Printed Books and Maps Auction October 2015
Wednesday, 14th October 2015
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