Natural History (1873)

Dr. G. Hartwig

The Tropical World: Aspects of Man and Nature in the Equatorial Regions of the Globe

Published: Longmans, Green & Co.

Date: 1873

full leather (tan calf) with gilt titles spine, also 5 raised bands & elaborate decorative gilt designs in 5 panels, to front & rear covers a double gilt fillet border stopped at corners by gilt rosette design, edges of boards gauffered in gilt, doublures tooled in blind, All page edges.marbled & marbled end-papers, colour frontis. chromoxylographic (chromolithograph) plate plus 7 others and numerous woodcuts in text, A popular scientific account of the natural history of the animals, plants and humans In the tropical regions, also covering the climates, oceans, birds, insects, snakes, amphibians & reptiles. Contents list to front detailing each chapter followed by full list of illustrations.

colour plates & woodcuts

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