Paris, Baudouin Frères et N. Delangle, 1827-28. Bound in 34 contemp. uniform hcalf, richly gilt spines. Various wear to spine-ends, a few vols. with small tears to hinges. Edges rubbed. Engraved portrait, 2 folded maps to vol. I, 3 plates to vol. 11, Carte polaires to vol. 5 and 192 engraved and handcoloured plates. (Oiseaux 118, Mammifères 74). Plates with tissue-guards and in general fine and clean. Textvolumes with some foxing and scattered brownspots throughout.