London. 1869-71. Three volumes. ,800; 786; 810pp. Frontis. Illus. Thick quarto. Green morocco, gilt extra, marbled endpapers, gilt inner dentelles. Some wear at extremities, one spine and one hinge loosened but sound, else very good. Item #WRCAM28752
A later edition of the rare 1851-53 work by Wood, the classic work of zoology by the popular naturalist. A handsome, profusely illustrated set with designs by Zwecker, Weir, Wood, and Harvey, among others, and engravings by the Dalziel brothers.