Oliver Goldsmith “Plate VII Jerboa”

$45.00

Oliver Goldsmith “Plate VII Jerboa” From A History of The Earth and Animated Nature. London & Edinburgh: A. Fullarton & Co., 1852. Octavo. Lithograph. Original hand coloring. Some spotting. Otherwise good condition.

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Description

A charming natural history print from Goldsmith’s mid-nineteenth century natural history. The bright hand coloring gives a liveliness to the nicely drawn birds and animals in the series, evidence that the 1800’s in England were really the years of great natural history illustration.