BRITISH FRESH-WATER FISHES
by Rev. W. Houghton
Illustrated by A.F. Lydon
Published by William Mackenzie. 1st. 1879
Very good condition. Two volumes. Very large format. Attractive brown pictorial cloth with gilt illustration and titles. 41 hand-finished coloured litho plates, 37 b/w engravings. All edges gilt.
Book: all plates present, book plate to front pastedown. Inscription in ink to half-title of first volume. Corners a little bumped and rubbed. Plates superb. Joints very neatly strengthened with black tape. A few light foxspots throughout. Rear cover of Volume 1 has small, lighter faded patches.
Stock no. 596463