6460. Palmstruchs Svensk zoologi

PALMSTRUCH, J. W. - (QUENSEL, C. - SWARTZ, O.). Svensk zoologi. I-II (= fascicule 1-10). (C. Delén) 1806-(25).

Large 8:o. (All text missing). 72 handcoloured engraved plates J. W. Palmstruch (all, minor foxing, plate 43-48 and 61-66 with small holes in outer margin. ).
Plates uncut and loose in original uncut yellow printed wrappers, all with printing year 1825, except fascicule XI, dated 1818.
In a later redbrownish half leather box, gilt spine in five compartments, lettered title in gilt. (bound by Wolfgang Bremer).

Nissen, ZBI: 3259; Dal, Sveriges zoologiska litteratur, s. 118.
In 1825-30 the remaining stock of plates and text was supplemented with a new print of 100 copies with new wrappers dated 1825.