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    [Comte de Buffon]. Bernard Germain de Lacépède. Oeuvres Complètes de Buffon... Paris: A. Eymery, 1825. Nouvelle Édition (new edition). Twenty five volumes (this set without the supplemental five volumes of Histoire naturelle des quadrupedes ovipares, serpents, poissons et cetacees.) Octavo (7.875 x 4.75 inches; 200 x 123 mm.). Various paginations. With engraved portrait, four folding engraved maps, twelve black and white engraved plates, 217 hand-colored plates, for a total of 234 inserted maps and plates. Complete. Later green pebbled cloth, boards decoratively ruled in blind. All volumes rebacked in green morocco, spines tooled and lettered in gilt in compartments, five raised bands, marbled endleaves. Bindings somewhat worn, some foxing, offsetting in text, plates generally clean. Good. Nissen, ZBI 694.

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