Lot 298: Bewick (Thomas). History of British Birds, 2 vols. (Land/Water), Newcastle 1797-1804; A General History of Quadrupeds, 4th ed., 1800; The Fables of Aesop and Others, 1818, numerous wood-engraved vignette illustrations, British Birds with the first state vignette at p. 285 of volume I, facsimile receipt, signature and thumb-mark at front of Fables, partially unopened, some light spotting and offsetting, contemporary half calf, spines rubbed with repaired tears, joints cracking, 8vo Large paper copies. (4)
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