Histoire Naturelle - Quadrupèdes - Buffon - 1769 - T8


M. de Buffon - intendant du Jardin du Roi, de l'académie française et celle des sciences...etc. Nouvelle édition

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In Paris, royal printing house - 1769.

1 volume in-12 - volume 8 alone.

To shine of time, back with ornate nerves, red edges. 388pp - 17 boards. 2 blunt corners.

Contained in this volume:

the Norway rat, groundhog, the bear, the Beaver, the raccoon, the coati, the agouti, Lion, the Tigers..., animals of the ancient continent, new world animals, animals common to both continents, the Tiger, the Jaguar, the cougar, Lynx, the caracal, the hyena, the civet, genet, Black Wolf, the ondatra ...

Good condition.

You can find the biography and work of the Count of Buffon: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Georges-Louis_Leclerc,_Comte_de_Buffon