ROYLE, J. Forbes

Illustrations of the Botany and Other Branches of the Natural History of the Himalayan Mountains and of the Flora of Cashmere.

Date: 1839

Wm. H. Allen, 1839. 2 Volumes. Folio. [380 x 280mm] First Edition. Volume one text: lxxviii, [2], ,472. Volume two plates. View of the Himalayan Mountains [aquatint frontispiece]; handcoloured section of Himalayan Mountains, 3 uncoloured plates of fossils, hand coloured plan of Botanic Gardens at Sharunpore; 94 hand coloured plates of animals[2], insects[2], birds[2] and botany. Contemporary Half morocco, recently restored with original spine laid down. Cloth a little soiled otherwise a Very Good set.

£6750

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