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Marine Life 5; .


Shells etc  from Various Sources 5

25. marine animals; Scolopendrae Marinae Aldr. (Marine Centipedes). Saugegel et Meer. Hirudines Marinae. Meersaugegel. Meerwurm. Lumbrici Aquatici seu Marini. Lampret (Sea Worms, Lamprey). Meerstern Marinae Stellae (Sea Star, starfish - Echinoderms).

  Printed by the heirs of Math: Merian, 1650-1653  for John Jonston,  (1603-1675)-Merian- pre 1655  from the first edition of Historia Naturalis de Piscibus et Cetis, Libri , published in 1657 Folio (32.6 x 19.4 cm) one of  249 engraved plates and six engraved title pages. The second edition published in Amsterdam  reversed the images and altered the paper making it one of the few books where the first edition is obvious and for some reason much scarcer .   £48 ea inc delivery


Crabs, Lobsters, Seahorse, Worms
Antique copper engraving from P.J. Le Bas's (1707-1783) "LE SPECTACLE DE LA NATURE ou ENTRETIENS SUR LES PARTICULATITES de L'HISTOIRE NATURELLE" published by Chez les Freres Estienne in 1780 in Paris, France. The engraver was P.J. Le Bas. (1707-1783) Small but rare early detailed engraving (7 " x 4 ") £40 inc delivery


les Coquillages univalves a Volute / Shells 1
Antique copper engraving from P.J. Le Bas's (1707-1783) "LE SPECTACLE DE LA NATURE ou ENTRETIENS SUR LES PARTICULATITES de L'HISTOIRE NATURELLE" published by Chez les Freres Estienne in 1780 in Paris, France. The engraver was P.J. Le Bas. (1707-1783) Small but rare early detailed engraving (7 " x 4 ") £40 inc delivery


les Coquillages univalves a Volute / Shells 2
Antique copper engraving from P.J. Le Bas's (1707-1783) "LE SPECTACLE DE LA NATURE ou ENTRETIENS SUR LES PARTICULATITES de L'HISTOIRE NATURELLE" published by Chez les Freres Estienne in 1780 in Paris, France. The engraver was P.J. Le Bas. (1707-1783) Small but rare early detailed engraving (7 " x 4 ") £40 inc delivery


les Coquillages univalves/ Shells
Antique copper engraving from P.J. Le Bas's (1707-1783) "LE SPECTACLE DE LA NATURE ou ENTRETIENS SUR LES PARTICULATITES de L'HISTOIRE NATURELLE" published by Chez les Freres Estienne in 1780 in Paris, France. The engraver was P.J. Le Bas. (1707-1783) Small but rare early detailed engraving (7 " x 4 ") £40 inc delivery


les Coquillages Bivalves /Shells
Antique copper engraving from P.J. Le Bas's (1707-1783) "LE SPECTACLE DE LA NATURE ou ENTRETIENS SUR LES PARTICULATITES de L'HISTOIRE NATURELLE" published by Chez les Freres Estienne in 1780 in Paris, France. The engraver was P.J. Le Bas. (1707-1783) Small but rare early detailed engraving (7 " x 4 ") £40 inc delivery
Pictures are larger to allow identification as if I label every name will go nuts . . . sorry !
Conchology Bivalves IV
Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18

Conchology Bivalves V Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18

Zoophytes Genus.Tubipora G Madrepora

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Zoophytes Genus. Madrepora
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Zoophytes Genus.Isis Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18

Zoophytes Genus.Gorgonia . . . Sea Fan Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18


Zoophytes Genus.Gorgonia . . . Sea Fan2 Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18


Zoophytes Genus.Alcyonium Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18

Zoophytes Genus.Flustra Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18


Zoophytes Genus.Corallina Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18

Vermes Zoophytes Genus.Sertularia Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18


Vermes order Zoophytes Genus.Hydra Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18

Vermes order Zoophytes Genus.Infusoria Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18

Vermes order Zoophytes Genus.Infusoriae 2 Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18

Light Luminonous Animals. . jellyfish etc
Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18

Crustacea Order cancer Genus Dorippe G.Dormio
Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18

Crustacea Order cancer Genus Portunus Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18 perfect

Crustacea Order cancer Lobster Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18

Crustacea Order cancer Genus ursus etc
Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18

Crustacea Order cancer Genus Pagurus Antique copper engraving published as the Act directs, 1814, from 'Cyclopedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending compiled by John Wilkes(1750-1810, of Milland House, Sussex) an important 19th Century encyclopaedia which was regarded by some as subversive when it first appeared. It was edited by Revd. Abraham Rees (1743–1825)..The majority of the engravings were produced by Syd Edwards (artist) and by engravers such as Wilson Lowry & John Farey, Jr.& J. Scott . Published by Longman,Hurst Rees Orme & Brown, Paternoster Row London . Page size 21 x 27 cm unmounted £18






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