Marine Life, Helminthology, parasitic worms
"Helminthology - Infusoria or Worms generated in Infusions"
Helminthology is the study of parasitic worms and the effects on their hosts.
Copperplate etching (aquatint) by John Pass. Beautiful original hand coloring.
Published in Encyclopaedia Londinensis.
Publisher J. Wilkes
London, dated 1808
Light general age toning of paper. Otherwise VERY GOOD. Two horizontal folds to fit small book size of the Ecyclopaedia.
27,2 x 21,5 cm (ca.10.7 x 8.5")