Sale: 359 / Rare Books including Marine Art, Nov. 16./17. 2009 in Hamburg Lot 583

 
Heinrich Rudolf Schinz - Naturgeschichte und Abb. der Menschen, 1840f.


 
583
Heinrich Rudolf Schinz
Naturgeschichte und Abb. der Menschen, 1840f.
Estimate:
€ 600 / $ 720
Sold:
€ 552 / $ 662

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Schinz, H. R., Naturgeschichte und Abbildungen der Menschen und der Säugethiere. 2 vols. in 1. With lithogr. title and 136 lithogr. plates. Zurich, J. Honegger [1840ff.]. Contemp. half calf with some gilt spine. 4to. 124; 127 pp.
Nissen 3673. - Contains Menschen wit portrats of natives on Japon, China, New Zealand, Hottentotts and Indians, as well as the section Säugethiere with illustrations of exotic a domestic animals. - Slightly foxed and thumbed, the plate part at the beginning and towards the end stronger, 1 plate with defective corner, 1 text ll. with large mended defective spot. Edges slightly rubbed.

583
Heinrich Rudolf Schinz
Naturgeschichte und Abb. der Menschen, 1840f.
Estimate:
€ 600 / $ 720
Sold:
€ 552 / $ 662

(incl. 20% surcharge)