The Good Child’s Cabinet of NATURAL HISTORY. Embellished with 32 fine Engravings. Vol. 3. FISHES.
London: John Wallis, No 16, Ludgate Street, June 10th. 1801.  pages. Fine engraved frontispiece and 31 wood-engravings in the text. Original boards, sometime re-backed in black roan, with the original pictorial title label to the upper board. 103 x 69 mm. First. Edition. Rare. One of five volumes that comprised. ‘Wallis’s Elegant Present of Natural History,’ a boxed library issued by Wallis in 1801, and still in print as late as 1813. See Alderson, ‘Miniature Libraries For the Young,’ page 24.
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