6463. Von Wright's on Scandinavian fishes in 1st edition

WRIGHT, WILHELM VON. Skandinaviens fiskar målade efter lefvande exemplar och ritade på sten. Text B. Fr. Fries - C. U. Ekström. Stockholm (Norstedt & Söner) 1836-57.

4to. 59 coloured lithographed plates and 1 uncoloured (4 plates reinforced in outer margin, 1 plate in all margins, 1 plate loose, 2 plates with some dampstaining, all plates with offsetting from text, about 15 harder, partly spotted, 7 harder) and 3 engraved plates of fishing tackles.
Contemporary brown half calf, worn, mended in the joints, new inner doublures and endpapers, gilt spine. Some foxing or spotting, 5 textleaves reinforced in the margins.

Dal 314; Nissen: ZBI 1435. With the 44-page appendix on fishing tackles in Scandinavia, but without the Latin text.

Collation: (upper yellow wrapper to a fascicule dated 1846 placed as title, printed title missing), (I)-IV, (1)-222 , (2), 3-44, (2) pp. (Lacking the Latin text).