1801 G.T. Wilhelm. Natural History of MARINE ANIMALS 106 handcol. Plates - Aquatic, Shells, Book

£590.00

WILHELM, Gottlieb Tobias (1758-1811). 

Unterhaltungen aus der Naturgeschichte. Der Würmer Ester und Zweiter Band. 

Augsburg: Martin Engelbrechtsche Kunsthandlung. 1801-02. 

2 Volumes. 8vo. Engr. title, XXVIII, 404 pp.; engr. title, (4), 468, (19) pp.

With together 106 hand-coloured engraved plates. 

Attractive half calf bindings with gilt lettering to spine.

Nissen 4408.

First edition, with 106 hand-coloured engraved plates. 

Includes Sea shells, oysters, mussels, snails, jellyfish, marine creatures, sea weeds, sea cucumber, etc.

Plates extremely clean. Some age foxing to text.