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Large hardback, Folio, 15 x 11 inches. Dark brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine, lighter cloth panel to front with gilt lettering and lion design. Top page edges gilt. In very good condition. Some wear to extremities of cover; corners bumped, edges rubbed, nicks to ends of spine, chip to front fore edge of cloth. Bookplate to front “Festina Lente.” Lacks front free endpapers. Edge of title page chipped and rubbed with backing repair. Some darkening to page edges, some handling marks and some plates with marks to edges. All guarded. Else a clean and tight copy. 50 very nice mounted colour plates. 105pp.
Title: Animal Portraiture. Being Fifty Studies by Wilhelm Kuhnert. Accompanied by a series of original articles by R. LYDEKKER.
Categories: NATURAL HISTORY::,
Publisher: London, F.Warne & Co. 1912 (1st.).:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 82306
Keywords: NATURAL HISTORY:: KUHNERT, WILHELM, Animal Portraiture, Fifty Studies, original articles, R. LYDEKKER, F. Warne & Co., 1912, 1st, colour plates, lion, tiger, seal, squirrel, deer, hare, bear, cat, wolf, owl, birds, monkey, rhino, swan, duck, parrot, beaver, bison