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SMITH, Rev. Thomas.
The Naturalist's Cabinet: Containing Interesting Sketches of Animal History; Illustrative of the Natures, Dispositions, Manners, and Habits, of all the most Remarkable Quadrupeds, Birds, Fishes, Amphibia, Reptiles, &c. IN THE KNOWN WORLD.

Regularly Arranged, and Enriched with Numerous Beautiful Descriptive Engravings.

Description:
1. pp. v, (i), ii, (7)-354, (xxii) Index, (ii) Advertisement. Frontispiece, additional engraved title and 12 plates. 2. pp. (ii), ii, (3)-360, (xv) Index, (iii) Advertisement. Frontispiece, additional engraved title and 6 plates. 3. pp. (ii), iii, (i), (3)-356, (xv) Index, (i) Advertisement. Frontispiece, additional engraved title and 8 plates. 4. pp. (ii), iv, (3)-344, (xiv) Index, (ii) Advertisement. Frontispiece, additional engraved title and 12 plates. 5. pp. (ii), iii, (i), (3)-368, (xii) Index. Frontispiece, additional engraved title and 2 plates. 6. pp. (ii), iii, (i), (3)-353, (i) blank, (ii) Directions to Binder, (xii) Index. Frontispiece, additional engraved title and 7 plates. TOTAL OF PLATES : 53 of 60. Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, twin labels, usual rubbing along ends and edges but all joints firm, some foxing of the plates and 3 plates in v.I have marginal paper flaws not affecting the images, lacking 7 plates as listed [this is not uncommon], many of the plates are not found at the pages listed, offered as a very good working set, ex libris RICHARD FREEMAN with his notes at the front of v.1 [where he states '60 plates].

*FREEMAN BNHB #3470 - a French edition was issued 12mo. in 1810; the English edition is much less common.

Published by James Cundee. [London].

Date Published: 1806-1807. 6 volumes. 8vo.

Stock No. 63481

Price: 300.00

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