JACKSON, Christine E.
Title: Sarah Stone : natural curiosities from the new worlds.
Publisher: London Merrell Holburton / Natural History Museum 1998
Seller ID: 33924
4to. 160pp, 59 colour plates and other b&w illustrations. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 185894063X *** Sarah Stone (1760-1844) recorded in watercolour many items from Sir Ashton Lever's private museum, which featured specimens and ethnographic material brought back by British expeditions to Africa, the Americas, the Far East and Australia (including some from Cook's voyages).
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