286 Full-Color Animal Illustrations: From Jardine's Naturalist's Library

286 Full-Color Animal Illustrations: From Jardine's Naturalist's Library

by William Jardine
     
 

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A spectacular range of wildlife appears in this fine collection of painstakingly accurate 19th-century drawings. Both artists and animal lovers will treasure these splendid illustrations of mammals, birds, fish, and insects.See more details below

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A spectacular range of wildlife appears in this fine collection of painstakingly accurate 19th-century drawings. Both artists and animal lovers will treasure these splendid illustrations of mammals, birds, fish, and insects.

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Contains 286 color illustrations (complete with their original identifying captions) of a diverse range of wildlife from the library of Jardine, the eminent naturalist. First published between 1833 and 1845 in his 40-volume , their detail, accuracy and fine rendering make them valuable more than a century later. They include plates by writer, illustrator, and landscape painter Edward Lear, and picture mammals, birds, fishes, and insects. Oversize: 12x9.25<">. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780486401379
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
01/21/1998
Series:
Dover Pictorial Archive Series
Pages:
80
Product dimensions:
9.26(w) x 12.29(h) x 0.37(d)

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