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    Lot of 13 Antique Copperplate Engravings Featuring Animals, Birds and Fish. Plate size measures 7 x 8.5 inches with an overall page size of 8 x 10.5 inches. Very good.

    More Information: Lot of 13 Antique Copperplate Engravings Featuring Animals, Birds and Fish. Plate size measures 7 x 8.5 inches with an overall page size of 8 x 10.5 inches. Extracted from Encyclopedia; or, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature, Philadelphia: Printed by Thomas Dobson, 1798. Thirteen glorious copperplate illustrations from Dobson's important eighteen-volume encyclopedia. Depicted are animals, fish and birds including a rhinoceros, swordfish, small mammals, various birds, insects, plants and shells. The paper is slightly toned and a few are modestly foxed but all are in generally very good condition.

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    June, 2009
    16th-17th Tuesday-Wednesday
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