Natural History, Ornithology, Game Birds - Quantity: 1 - Limited edition - Book
|Object:||Book (More lots)|
|Number of Books:||1|
|Subject:||Game Birds, Natural History, Ornithology|
|Author/ Illustrator:||W.R. Ogilvie-Grant, Aymer Maxwell, J.G. Millais et al.|
|Book Title:||The Gun at Home and Abroad. British Game Birds and Wildfowl|
|Publication year oldest item:||1912|
|Publisher:||London and Counties Press Association|
The Gun at Home and Abroad. British Game Birds and Wildfowl, by W.R. Ogilvie-Grant, Aymer Maxwell, J.G. Millais et al. Published by London and Counties Press Association, 1912, limited to 950 copies, this being number 872.
Large quarto full red morocco with embossed gilt ruled edges on front cover and spine, gilt title to cover and spine, xii, 443 pages, 26 full-page tissue-guarded plates of game birds in colour by G.E. Lodge, 4 half-tone plates and numerous other black and white illustrations. Text pages printed on fine quality deckle edged paper. Top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed.
Covers have some scuffing and light chips to the leather. Part of the rear cover has a whitish bloom. Spotting to end papers and the frontispiece and, to lesser extent, the full title page. The half-tone plates also have some light staining. Apart from light age-toning to some page edges and the occasional mark, the text and illustrations are otherwise clean and bright. Binding firm, no cracked hinges or loose pages. Overall very good condition. A large, heavy volume.
Size: 32.5 x 27 cm
Weight: 3.7 kg
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