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A General History of Quadrupeds. The Figures Engraved on Wood by  Thomas Bewick - Hardcover - Seventh Edition - 1820 - from Glenbower Books (SKU: 26656)

A General History of Quadrupeds. The Figures Engraved on Wood

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A General History of Quadrupeds. The Figures Engraved on Wood

by Bewick, Thomas

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  • Hardcover
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Very Good/No Jacket
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Newcastle Upon Tyne: T. Bewick, Longman, Hurst Etc, 1820. bound in recent half-morocco, pages x, 528, lavishly illustrated with woodcuts, text generally clean and tight but a couple of gatherings (20 pages in all) are variously foxed, apparently a paper quality issue in this edition. Nice copy.. Seventh Edition. Half-Leather. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Glenbower Books IE (IE)
Bookseller Inventory #
26656
Title
A General History of Quadrupeds. The Figures Engraved on Wood
Author
Bewick, Thomas
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Edition
Seventh Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
T. Bewick, Longman, Hurst Etc
Place of Publication
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Date published
1820
Keywords
ILLUSTRATION, WOODCUTS, NATURAL HISTORY,
Bookseller catalogs
Sciences and Technology;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
foxed
Foxing is the age related browning, or brown-yellowish spots, that can occur to book paper over time. When this aging process...[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
Gatherings
A term used in bookbinding, where a gathering of sheets is folded at the middle, then bound into the binding together. The...[more]
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