London: Whittaker, 1827. First. hardcover. 5 volumes. 196 plates (out of 210) with 76 colored by hand. Handsomely bound in contemporary 3/4 green morocco, lightly worn, some scattered foxing. London: George Whittaker, 1827. First English edition. Very good (+). very good(+).
A near fine set, with light scattered foxing, of this classic zoological book- a standard for the first half of the nineteenth century.