Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux. Tome Huitieme.

G.-L. Leclerc de Buffon (*1707 - 1788)
Volume 8 of Buffon's natural history of birds. Published in Paris in 1779.

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Description

Describing several birds with 14 copper engravings. Follow by 46 pages register. Complete.

Details

CartographerG.-L. Leclerc de Buffon
TitleHistoire Naturelle des Oiseaux. Tome Huitieme.
Publisher, YearL'Imprimerie Royale, Paris, 1779
Size17.0 x 10.5 cm (6.7 x 4.1 inches), Small 8vo
Collation4 pages, 418 pages, 46 pages
Illustrations14 copper engravings
CoverFull leather binding
Volume8. volume
ReferenceNissen 673

Condition

Minor browning, text block partly cracked.

Cartographer

Georges-Louis Leclerc de Buffon was born 1707 in Montbard. He was responsible for the King's Gardens in Paris. He also published several books related to animals and insects. He died 1788 in Paris.

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G.-L. Leclerc de Buffon: Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux. Tome Huitieme..
Volume 8 of Buffon's natural history of birds. Published in Paris in 1779.

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