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West Coast Rare Books

West Coast Rare Books

Westport / Ireland

Couch, A History of the Fishes of the British Islands.

Couch, A History of the Fishes of the British Islands.

Couch, Jonathan. A History of the Fishes of the British Islands. Four Volumes – Complete. London, Groombridge and Sons, 1864, 1864, 1864 & 1865, 25 x 15 cm. Vol.1: iv, 245 pages with 57 colour Plates / Vol.2: iv, 265 pages with 63 colour Plates / Vol.3: iv, 208 pages with 59 colour Plates / Vol.4: iv, 439 pages with 73 colour Plates. A total of 252 colour Plates, as called for. There are numerous B&W Illustrations in the text. Contemporary blue cloth with elaborate gilt titles and decorations to spine and front boards. Blind decorations to boards. Very good condition. Some shelf wear, rubbing and bumping. Edges dust dulled. Occasional very mild foxing and dust dulling inside. A very nice set.

Our price: EUR 995,-- 

Couch, A History of the Fishes of the British Islands.
Couch, A History of the Fishes of the British Islands.
Couch, A History of the Fishes of the British Islands.
Couch, A History of the Fishes of the British Islands.
Couch, A History of the Fishes of the British Islands.
Couch, A History of the Fishes of the British Islands.
Couch, A History of the Fishes of the British Islands.
Couch, A History of the Fishes of the British Islands.
Couch, A History of the Fishes of the British Islands.
Couch, A History of the Fishes of the British Islands.
Couch, A History of the Fishes of the British Islands.
Couch, A History of the Fishes of the British Islands.

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