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The list of 190 items in category Amphibian, Butterfly, Fish, Insect, Shells & Reptile Prints. has been split into 4 sections. This is section 1.

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Amphibia: Ascidians, Solitary Salpa & Chain-Salpa
Lydekker s Royal Natural History
c1895 - 25 x 16 cm

Genuine antique engraving

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Ref 37183 : £3


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Amphibia: Gecko, Earthsnake and Tree Frog.
by Latreille from Cuvier; Animal Kingdom
1834 - 14 x 23 cm

Antique print with original hand colouring. Corner fold.

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Ref 30001 : £10


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Amphibia: Toad
SPCK Plates Illustrative of Natural History
1845 - 34 x 28 cm

Early Victorian hand coloured antique woodcuts of creatures with original hand-colouring. These prints were issued as separate sheets at three farthings plain and “tuppence” coloured. The sheet size is about 34 x 28 cm. Each sheet has a paragraph about the creature.

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Ref 39727 : £12


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Annelida: Horseleech

C19th - 18 x 13 cm

Antique original hand coloured engraving

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Ref 35650 : £1


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Cnidaria: Sea Anemones
by Merculiano from Richard Lydekker
c1890 - 25 x 16 cm

Original antique chromolithograph of drawing

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Ref 30115 : £10


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Coleoptera. Stag beetle and five others.
Catlow, M E, Popular British Entomology
1860 - 12 x 16 cm

Antique lithograph with original hand colouring.

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Ref 30062 : £10


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Coleoptera: Beetle

c1870 - 11.5 x 13 cm

Unusual antique original chromolitho print in large free ivory bevelled mount (250 x 300mm).

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Ref 39433 : £4


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Crustacea. Hermit Crabs
Lydekker s Royal Natural History
c1895 - 16 x 25 cm

Genuine antique engraving

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Ref 37182 : £3


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Crustacea. Lobster, etc.
by FOPC from Richard Lydekker
c1890 - 25 x 16 cm

Original antique chromolithograph of drawing . Short tear neatly repaired.

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Ref 30113 : £5


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Diptera. Pale giant horse-fly; Common Backswimmer; etc.
Catlow, M E, Popular British Entomology
1860 - 12 x 16 cm

Antique lithograph with original hand colouring.

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Ref 30065 : £6


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Echinodermata: Sea Urchins - 6 species within the class Echinoidea
by M Latreille from Cuvier; Animal Kingdom
1834 - 12.5 x 18 cm

Antique engraving with original hand colouring. A little faint spotting (see image).

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Ref 39430 : £5


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Entomology - Insects, Tab III. 25 species, many shown in multiple engravings, inc. Progall Insects - Cochineal & Formica Leo; Water Worms, Tipula & Nymph, Prickly Caterpillars, Swallow's Nest fly, etc.
The New Encyclopaedia or Modern Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences by William Henry Hall, London, engraved on copper by Isaac Taylor. The mount is 375 x 550 mm and the window 215 x 365 mm.
1789 - 26.5 x 41.5 cm

Genuine antique original large copper engraving, printed on hand made laid paper. In very good condition. Shown close up in a free ivory bevelled mount. Standard postage if sent rolled without mount or plus £2 packed flat with mount as then a Medium Parcel. Discount for more than one!

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Ref 39456 : £15


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Entomology - Insects. 13 species, many shown in multiple engravings, inc. Lantern fly, Locust, Scorpion, Crickets, Papilio, Mantis & Dragonfly.
The New Encyclopaedia or Modern Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences by William Henry Hall, London, engraved on copper by Isaac Taylor. The mount is 375 x 550 mm and the window 215 x 365 mm.
1789 - 26.5 x 41.5 cm

Genuine antique original large copper engraving, printed on hand made laid paper. In very good condition. Shown close up in a free ivory bevelled mount. Standard postage if sent rolled without mount or plus £2 packed flat with mount as then a Medium Parcel. Discount for more than one!

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Ref 39454 : £15


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Entomology -Insects: Ant Lion and its pit
Cassell s Popular Natural History
1865-80 - 18 x 25 cm

Genuine antique engraving, tinted background (blank verso).

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Ref 39442 : £2


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Entomology. Mimicry in Insects.
by H Morin from Richard Lydekker
c1890 - 16 x 25 cm

Original antique chromolithograph of drawing

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Ref 30109 : £7


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Entomology: Insect Life in Summer
Lydekker s Royal Natural History
c1895 - 16 x 25 cm

Genuine antique engraving

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Ref 37187 : £3


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Ageneiosus inermis.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30368 : £4


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Ambassis commersonii.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30352 : £8


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Amia Marmorata.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30363 : £6


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Aspidophorus quadricornis.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30364 : £6


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Bagrus Doroides.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30360 : £5


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Callyodon ustus.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30358 : £7


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Caranx amblyrhynchus.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 35653 : £4


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Caranx trachurus.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30366 : £4


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Clarius Hasselquistii.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30362 : £4


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Cobitis malapterura.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30346 : £5


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Cobitis Spiloptera.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30344 : £4


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Cottus ventralis & C claviger.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30369 : £4


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Erythrinus Vettatus.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30340 : £6


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Hemiramphus dispar.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30341 : £5


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Hemiramphus dussumieri.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30347 : £6


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Heterobranchus longifilis.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30350 : £6


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Hydragyra Hispanica and H Vernalis.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 11 x 17 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30338 : £8


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Lepidopus argyreus.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30356 : £6


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Lichia vadigo.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30354 : £7


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Loricaria acuta.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30351 : £5


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Malapterus Reticulatus.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30342 : £6


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Orestias Pentlandii.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30339 : £6


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Pimelodus Pentlandii.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30349 : £5


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Pimelodus raninus.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30343 : £6


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Pinguipes brasilianus.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30355 : £8


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Platiystoma vaillantii.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30348 : £5


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Rhynchobdella aral.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30357 : £4


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Rinelepsis genibarbis.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30345 : £6


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Seriola lactaria.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30359 : £6


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Serranus phaeton.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 35652 : £5


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Fishes, exotic and deepwater. Silurus glanis.
Cuvier & Valenciennes, Paris; from the RARE Histoire Naturelle des Poissons
1828-1849 - mount window 17 x 11 cm

Original antique hand coloured engraving. Free ivory bevel cut mount 28 x 21.

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Ref 30361 : £6


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Fishes. 11 species inc. Goat fish, Sea Eagle, Sea Devil, Goget, Father Lasher & Canis Carcharias.
The New Encyclopaedia or Modern Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences by William Henry Hall, London, engraved on copper by Isaac Taylor. The mount is 375 x 550 mm and the window 215 x 365 mm.
1789 - 26.5 x 41.5 cm

Genuine antique original large copper engraving, printed on hand made laid paper. In very good condition. Shown close up in a free ivory bevelled mount. Standard postage if sent rolled without mount or plus £2 packed flat with mount as then a Medium Parcel. Discount for more than one!

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Ref 39449 : £18


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The list of 190 items in category Amphibian, Butterfly, Fish, Insect, Shells & Reptile Prints. has been split into 4 sections. This is section 1.

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