Le Jardin des Plantes. Pierre BERNARD, Emmanuel LEMAOUT, Paul GERVAIS, Louis COUAILHAC.
Le Jardin des Plantes.
Le Jardin des Plantes.
Le Jardin des Plantes.

Le Jardin des Plantes.

Paris: L. Curmer, 1842.

Description Complete, Historique et Pittoresque du Museum d'Histoire Naturelle, de la Menagerie, des Serres, des Galleries de Mineralogie et d'Anatomie, et de la Vallee Suisse...Oiseaux, Reptiles, Poissons, Insectes et Crustaces. Profusely illustrated throughout with tissue-protected plates, portraits and plans, a few folding; 33 are hand-colored. 2 very thick imperial 8vo volumes. (6), xxiv, 416; (4), 664pp. Beautifully rebound by Montecot in 3/4 burgundy straight-grained morocco; delicately gilt- tooled spines with raised bands and tan leather labels; marbled endpapers, uncut edges, t.e.g. Paris: L. Curmer, 1842-43.

A beautifully illustrated book in an exquisite binding.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Fine
Language: French

Price: $3,000.00

Item #169047