Lot 48 (Books & Works on Paper including Aviation & Transport, 31st July 2020)
Natural History.- Flourens, [M. J. P.] [Buffon, Cuvier and De Lacépède]
Oeures de Cuvier et Lacépède contenant le complément de Buffon a l'histoire des mammifères et des oiseaux l'histoire des cétacés, batraciens serpents et poissons…, Supplement to the complete works of Buffon annotated by M. Flourens, 49 hand coloured steel engraved plates by Traviès, A. Baron and others, on 125 subjects, some foxing throughout, contemporary uniform quarter blue morocco over marbled boards, spines with raised bands, gilt title, marbled endpapers, extremities rubbed, [not in Nissen], 4to, Garnier, Paris,  (4)
*** Cuvier et Lacépède’s supplement to the complete works of Buffon, important naturalistic collection which describes the various species of mammals, fish, birds, reptiles, and amphibians.
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