London: Thomas Nelson, 1857. Engraved title vignette, numerous charming engravings of animals throughout (5pp. of illustrations with 5 vignettes per page), gilt-bordered pages, 11pp., slim folio, tinted pictorial cloth-backed bds., tissue guards; (spine worn, corners and edges bumped, some light foxing). London: Thomas Nelson, 1857. Scarce. Very good (+). Includes a paragraph of descriptive "adventure" text for each illustration, topics ranging from Caffirs and Buffalo Hunting to Russian Travellers Attacked by Wolves and Escape from a Shark.
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London: George Virtue, 1840. 2 volumes. Engraved frontispiece portrait, and extra illustrated title page. Illustrated with 122 tissue protected plates (including the map and the title pages) from drawings by W.H. Bartlett, engraved in the first style of the art by R. Wallis, J. Cousen, Willmore, et al. 4to. Handsomely bound in contemporary brown polished calf; blind-stamped panels and gilt-stamped spines with black leather labels; marbled endpapers and page edges (leather is rubbed but sound and attractive; one plate loose;...
London: Knapton, 1738. Frontispiece portrait, engraved by Vertue; several other engraved head/tailpieces & decorative initials throughout. xv, 219, pp. Short 4to, attractively rebound in recent 1/2 brown calf with raised bands and burgundy leather label. London: John and Paul Knapton, 1738. Sixth edition. Fine. Two bookplates inside cover; light foxing on first and last several pages, otherwise a clean copy in near fine condition.