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Author Name    Yarrell, Sir William

TITLE   SECOND SUPPLEMENT To the First Edition of the HISTORY OF BRITISH FISHES Being a Supplement to the Second.

Binding   Hardback

Book Condition   Fine

Edition   1st Edition

Size   large 8vo

Publisher   London John Van Voorst 1860

Seller ID   Pa880

xxiii, 36; 30, [ii]pp. Edited by Sir John Richardson. Frontis. engraving of Yarrell by Heath dated 1859. Scarce supplement to Yarrell's 2 volume set of British Fishes. Originally pub. in1836 with a second edition in 1841. This supplement has directions at the rear for the binder to use the supplement with the first and second editions. A third edition appeared in 1859 presumably after this supplement was published. A 23 page memorial to Yarrell prefaces the new species and vignettes dated 1859 including a bibliography of his pub. works and papers. ORIGINAL PEBBLE GRAINED OLIVE GREEN CLOTH, GILT.

Price = 40.00 GBP



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