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Audebert, J. B.

Histoire naturelle des singes, peints d'après nature. [AND] Histoire naturelle [des singes et] des makis. [Complete].

Paris, l'Auteur, [AND] H. J. Jansen, 1797-[An 8 = 1799]. Two volumes in one. Folio (49.2 x 31.8 cm). Three half-titles, two title pages; 178 pp. [24, 4, 4, 10, 4, 8, 10, 24, 14, 8, 10, 8, 44, iv, 2]; 63 engraved plates of which 61 finely colour-printed, with...

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Primatology at its most beautiful - by an artist-turned-scientist

Crosse, H. and P. Fischer

Histoire physique, naturelle et politique de Madagascar, published by Grandidier: Mollusques (Atlas).

Paris, Grandidier, [no date, but 1889]. 4to sized (32.0 x 24.6 cm). 27 hand-coloured lithographed plates (numbered 1-26, 24a), loose, preserved in contemporary style marbled paper folder.

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A complete set, in fine condition, of the mollusc plates of this important work

[Grandidier, A.] Decary, R.

Alfred Grandidier. Explorateur de Madagascar (1836-1921).

Tananarive, Imprimerie Officielle, 1936. 4to (28.3 x 22.6 cm).35 pp., large, double-folded map, several text illustrations including Grandidier's portrait. Original printed wrappers.

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Bibliography of the foremost explorer of Madagascar

Grandidier, G.

Recherches sur les Lémuriens disparus et en particulier sur ceux qui vivaient à Madagascar.

Paris, Masson, 1905. Large 4to (31.5 x 24.4 cm). 144 pp., 12 lithographed plates, 27 text figures, one tinted map. Later burgundy buckram with gilt title on the spine.

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An unusual clean copy with handwritten dedication by the author

Grandidier, G.

Titres et travaux scientifiques de M. Guillaume Grandidier.

Paris, Masson, 1905. 4to (27.6 x 22.3 cm). 74 pp., numerous text illustrations. Original printed wrappers.

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A rare work on Guillaume Grandidier, one of Madagascar's greatest naturalists

Lemoine, P.

Etudes géologiques dans le Nord de Madagascar. Contributions à l'histoire géologique de l'Océan Indien.

Paris, Librairie Scientifique A. Hermann, 1906. 8vo (24.1 x 15.9 cm). 520 pp., with many plates, tables and figures, one large folded coloured geological map of Madagascar in end paper pocket. Contemporary half cloth over marbled boards. Spine with gilt...

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Rare work on the geology of Madagascar - dedication copy to Franz Toula

Malotet, A.

Étienne de Flacourt ou les origines de la colonisation Française a Madagascar 1648-1661.

Paris, Ernest Leroux, 1898. 8vo (24.3 x 16.2 cm). Frontispiece portrait, xviii, 322 pp. Two facsimile early maps of Madagascar. Slightly later half cloth over marbled boards. Spine with small gilt vignette and black morocco label with gilt title. Original...

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A rare and important work on the history of Madagascar

Milne Edwards, A. and A. Grandidier and L. Lavauden [in A. Grandidier...

Histoire physique, naturelle et politique de Madagascar. XII-XV. Histoire naturelle des oiseaux. [AND] XII. Supplément. [Complete].

Paris, Imprimerie Nationale, Société d'Éditions Géographiques, Maritimes et Coloniales, and Tananarive, Imprimerie Officielle, 1876-1937. In five volumes (texte, atlas I-III, and supplément). Large 4to and folio (31 x 24 cm). 999 pp. [(i), 779; viii,...

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A very good complete set with all the fine Keulemans plates

Milne Edwards, A. and A. Grandidier and L. Lavauden [in A. Grandidier...

Histoire physique, naturelle et politique de Madagascar. XII-XV. Histoire naturelle des oiseaux. [AND] XII. Supplément. [Complete].

Paris, Imprimerie Nationale, Société d'Éditions Géographiques, Maritimes et Coloniales, AND Tananarive, Imprimerie Officielle, 1876-1937. In four volumes (texte, atlas I, atlas II, atlas III and Supplément). Large 4to and folio (31.0 x 24.1 cm)....

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A very good set with all the fine Keulemans plates

Pollen, F. P. L.

Recherches sur la faune de Madagascar et de ses Dépendances, d'apres les découvertes de François P. L. et D. C. Van Dam. I. Relation de voyage.

Leyde [Leiden], J. K. Steenhoff, 1868-1877. 4to (30.5 x 23.0 cm). 240, [2] pp., 48 mostly coloured and tinted lithographed plates and two tinted lithographed maps (one folded) one hand-written letter in facsimile (unpaginated, as part of the text). Original...

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Rare complete set, in five original folding wrappers, of the narrative part of this zoological, botanical and ethnographical expedition

Sauvage, H. [E.]

Histoire physique, naturelle et politique de Madagascar. XVI. Histoire naturelle des poissons.

Paris, Imprimerie Nationale (for Alfred Grandidier), 1888-1891. Large 4to (31.8 x 24.0 cm). Title page, half-title, 543 pp.; with 63 [+ 17] very fine lithographed plates designed and/or engraved by Jobin, Arnoul and Karmanski. Uniform later blue half morocco...

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A unique set, with additional proof plates