1779. Item #52278
(ANIMAL HUSBANDRY). DER PRAKTISCHEN GEISCHICHTE EUROPAISCHER NATURPRODUKTE. Nurenberg: auf Kosten der Stiebnerschen Buchdruckeren, 1779-1782. 7 parts, numbers 1-7, bound in one volume. 288pp., continuous pagination between parts. 14 engravings of horses, asses, bulls, cows, sheep and goats, all with contemporary hand-coloring. 4to., green paper wrappers, hand-lettered paper label to spine. A near fine copy, remarkably clean, with minimal foxing and slight thumbing to edges of some leaves. The plates are bright and fresh, and sensitively colored.