Brandt, Eduard. (Wild Animals. Described after the observations and tales of naturalists and travelers.) With

24  chromo  lithographs  on  12  plates .

Stuttgart, Rudolph Chelius, 1860. Large 8vo. 1 l. title, 198 pp. Cloth with back-plate and mounted orig. cover, front with large gilt lion illustration.

Wegehaupt II, 401. – Not in Schwenk (!), Schwerdt, Souhart, and Mantel. – Owner’s mark from 1893. – A little foxing throughout, but not disturbing. Only at the beginning and the final quire somewhat more.

The plates each with hunting scene above, below the animals in their environment. Comprising wild boar – fox – weasel family – badger – otter – lynx – wolf – bear – lion – tiger – jaguar and seals .

Offer no. 12,248 / EUR  189. (c. US$ 218.) + shipping

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