Frogs - Toads

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Pfurtscheller, P.
Amphibia. Anura. Rana I [AND] Rana II. [Frog]. Tab. 26-27.
Wien, Pichler's Witwe & Sohn, ca. 1912. Two charts in two. Very large broadsheets (140 x 130 cm each). Each single sheet lithographed on two half-sheets, combined into one. Printed in chromolithography on one side.
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Two very rare large, pictorial wall charts depicting the live history and anatomy of the frog
Frogs and...
Seba, A.
Frogs and fish, development from egg to adult [Plate 78 of Seba's Locupletissimi rerum naturalium thesauri accurata descriptio ].
Amsterdam, Jansson-Waesberg, J. Wetsteen and William Smith, 1734. Large folio (59.0 x 49.5 cm). Double-sized engraved plate.
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From one of the 18th-century's most splendid and greatest natural history achievements
Historia i...
Swammerdam, J.
Historia insectorum generalis in qua verissina mutationem...duce experientia... recepta vulgo insectorum metamorphosis solide refutatur... adjicitur dilucidatio... Ex Belgica latinam fecit Henricus Christianus Henninius. Editio Secunda.
Ultrajecti [Utrecht], Ottho de Vries, 1693. 4to (19.3 x 15.6 cm). Half-title, title in red and black with woodcut vignette, 212 pp., [xvii]; 13 (mostly) folded engraved plates, one folded table. Contemporary half vellum over marbled boards, spine with gilt title on morocco label, gilt name embossed on front board.
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Swammerdam's essential work on the morphogenesis of insects and frogs
Die Reptil...
Wolterstorff, W. [G.]
Die Reptilien und Amphibien der nordwestdeutschen Berglande. Unter Mitwirkung von E. Cruse, W. Henneberg, Klöber, H. Kloos, P. Krefft, J. Sömmerling, Fr. Westhoff u. A.
Magdeburg, Walther Niemann, 1893. 8vo (20.1 x 13.3 cm). [iv], 242 pp.; 17 text engravings. Contemporary grained half calf over marbled boards. Spine with gilt title. Marbled edges.
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A very rare work on the herpetology of north-western Germany