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Taxidermy : or, The Art of Collecting, Preparing and Mounting Objects of Natural History, for the use of Museums and Travellers

By: Lee, Mrs R

Price: $90.25

Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, London, 1843

Edition: 6th Edition (improved)


244 pages (complete). Sixth, and last, edition of Mrs Lee's exhaustive instruction guide to taxidermy. Such puzzles as what to do with a flamingo, or a slug or a lamprey are answered with clarity and precision. A much owned copy. The boards are much worn, marked, stained all about from storage, age, handling. They are resolutely steady and sound. The contents have evidence of ownership throughout. The end papers have annotations and doodles. The contents are mell... View more info

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Taxidermy and Museum Exhibition

By: Rowley, John

Price: $114.00

Publisher: D Appleton and Company, London, New York, 1925

Edition: First Edition


331 pages (complete). An amiable copy. The boards are scuffed, marked and worn all about. The gilt decoration and titling are benign. The book is gently aging throughout with consequent insecurities to the binding and freckles of foxing about the contents. The trims are tanned. The pages, though, are amenable, clear, comfortable, competent, certain and able. fk View more info