[France] C.S. Sonnini.
Stipple. Plate 146 x 84mm. 5¾ x 3¼".
Charles Nicolas Sigisbert Sonnini de Manoncourt (1751-1812), the French naturalist who between 1799 and 1808 wrote 127 volumes of the 'Histoire Naturelle', which included the noteworthy 'Histoire naturelle des Reptiles', written with Pierre Andre Latreille.
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