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Animated Nature

—by BibliOdyssey / Thursday, August 18, 2011

Monkeys, bird, fish, armadillo, fly, and asts - hand-coloured engravings

Hand-coloured engravings from the 1785, 2-volume set:
'A New Dictionary of Natural History; or, Compleat Universal Display of Animated Nature. With Accurate Representations of the Most Curious and Beautiful Animals, Elegantly Coloured. By William Frederic Martyn**, Esq'. Both volumes were reissued by Gale in 2010: Volume 1. and Volume 2. The illustr...

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