Caroli a Linné Systema Naturae [per regna tria naturae: secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis] Tom. I. Pars II. [provenance: ornithologist John Cassin]. Carl von Linné, Carolus Linnaeus.
Caroli a Linné Systema Naturae [per regna tria naturae: secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis] Tom. I. Pars II. [provenance: ornithologist John Cassin]
Caroli a Linné Systema Naturae [per regna tria naturae: secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis] Tom. I. Pars II. [provenance: ornithologist John Cassin]

Caroli a Linné Systema Naturae [per regna tria naturae: secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis] Tom. I. Pars II. [provenance: ornithologist John Cassin]

Holmiae [Stockholm]: Impensis Direct. Laur. Salvii [Lars Salvius], 1767. Hardcover. "Editio duodecima, reformata." [2], 533-1327, [35] p.; 21 cm. Modern leather with gilt-tooled title on red leather spine label. All page edges speckled red. Modern endpapers tinted to contemporary appearance. Text is entirely in Latin. Includes several indices. Former owner's inscription on blank leaf preceding title page: "John Cassin 15 May 1856 Philadelphia." John Cassin (1813-1869) was an American ornithologist who named 198 birds not listed by Alexander Wilson or John James Audubon. He became curator of the Philadelphia Academy of Natural Sciences in 1842. In Near Fine Condition: rebound; first few leaves lightly foxed; otherwise, clean and tight. Near Fine. Item #006936

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