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    [Color-Plate Books]. W[illiam] Wood. General Conchology. London: Booth, 1815. First edition, volume I (all published). With 58 hand-colored plates. Generally good.

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    Octavo. 246 pages. With fifty eight (of sixty) hand-colored plates of shells. Bound by Bedford in later full dark green morocco, boards ruled in gilt, spine tooled and ruled in gilt in compartments, five raised bands, gilt burgundy morocco lettering label, gilt board edges and turn-ins, marbled endleaves. Front board detached, spine torn at headcap, corners torn. Plates generally clean. Generally good.



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    April, 2016
    6th Wednesday
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