Plantes et bêtes, causeries sur l'Histoire Naturelle by J.Pizzetta circa 1880
Plantes et bêtes par Pizzetta
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"Plants and Beasts, Familiar Talks on Natural History" by J.Pizzetta - 1882
Beautiful copy with superb romantic cardboard decorated.
Ancient work where one goes to discover natural history by following the wanderings of Dr. Magnus in the form of a novel as was often done at the end of the 19th century.
Second edition by HENNUYER printer editor in Paris.
150 engravings and 6 beautiful full-page coloured boards.
443 pages - Golden slices.
Handwritten inscription on the guard page: Given by Mademoiselle in Carcassonne - 1932 - P.Veillon
Freckles pronounced only on the first 15 pages