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Brú de Ramón, Juan Battista.
COLECCION DE LÁMINAS QUE REPRESENTAN LOS ANIMALES Y MONSTRUOS DEL REAL GABINETE DE HISTORIA NATURAL DE MADRID. MADRID: ANDRES DE SOTOS, 1784
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Brú de Ramón, Juan Battista.
COLECCION DE LÁMINAS QUE REPRESENTAN LOS ANIMALES Y MONSTRUOS DEL REAL GABINETE DE HISTORIA NATURAL DE MADRID. MADRID: ANDRES DE SOTOS, 1784
Estimate
1,8002,500
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Brú de Ramón, Juan Battista.
COLECCION DE LÁMINAS QUE REPRESENTAN LOS ANIMALES Y MONSTRUOS DEL REAL GABINETE DE HISTORIA NATURAL DE MADRID. MADRID: ANDRES DE SOTOS, 1784

Volume one only (of 2), folio (298 x 205mm.), engraved dedication leaf, 35 engraved plates (only, of 78 for the 2 volumes), contemporary mottled calf, some repaired tears


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Palau 36258; Nissen ZBI 616

Catalogue Note

The naturalist and engraver Juan Battista Brú was the first curator of the Real Gabinete de Historia Natural in Madrid (later Museo Nacional de Ciencia). This is the first work to be published by the Real Gabinete.

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