Printed Books, Maps & Documents
Natural History & Field Sports
A selection of lots being sold 20 June 2018
Marcus Elieser Bloch. Ichtyologie, ou Histoire Naturelle, Generale et Particuliere des Poissons. Avec des figures enluminees, dessinees d'apres nature, parts 1-6 (of 12), in 3 volumes, 1st edition, Berlin: chez l'Auteur, & chez Francois de la Garde, 1785-1788.
A fine wide margined example of this highly important work, described as "possibly the most beautiful book on fishes ever published" (Dance).
Estimate £15,000 - 20,000
A selection of titles from a private collection of books on hunting, shooting and fishing.
For further information please contact John Trevers or Colin Meays