Natural History of 48 Quadrupeds, With Elegant Engravings, from Drawings by Alfred Mills.
Natural History of 48 Quadrupeds, With Elegant Engravings, from Drawings by Alfred Mills.
Natural History of 48 Quadrupeds, With Elegant Engravings, from Drawings by Alfred Mills.
Natural History of 48 Quadrupeds, With Elegant Engravings, from Drawings by Alfred Mills.
Natural History of 48 Quadrupeds, With Elegant Engravings, from Drawings by Alfred Mills.
Natural History of 48 Quadrupeds, With Elegant Engravings, from Drawings by Alfred Mills.
Natural History of 48 Quadrupeds, With Elegant Engravings, from Drawings by Alfred Mills.
(Miniature—Mills, Alfred)

Natural History of 48 Quadrupeds, With Elegant Engravings, from Drawings by Alfred Mills.

Mills, Alfred (illus.)

London: Darton, Harvey, & Darton and J. Harris, 1810. 96pp. First edition. Each of the forty-eight animals is depicted on full-page engraved plates and accompanied by a written description of the creature's temperament and way of life. Subjects range from the domestic (e.g., greyhound) to the exotic (e.g., hippopotamus). Scattered light internal spotting and wear, else a near fine copy in publisher's full red morocco with gilt-stamped spine. A scarce Mills title. (Bromer/Edison, pp. 140-141; Darton G651.1; Osborne, p. 207; Spielmann 365; Welsh 4993). (2 11/16 by 2 3/8; 68x61mm). Item #26816

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