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Plate XXVI Wolverine. Gulo Luscus, Lin (Linnaeus). by Audubon, John James & Bachman, Rev. John

Philadelphia:: Audubon, J.J.,, 1843.. Imperial Folio Edition. Near Fine Condition with rich original hand-coloring. . A Near Fine orginal hand-colored lithograph by JT Bowen after painting by John James Audubon. (1785-1851). Near Fine condition with a f...

From Lowry-James Rare Prints & Books

$15,000.00


Quadrupeds of North America 1860 edition. by John James Audubon & John Bachman

Publisher's deluxe binding in full blind-stamped morocco, blind stamped inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, all edges heavily gilt. 155 hand-colored lithographic plates. The first Lockwood edition and the second quarto book edition overall. Dime stain...

From William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

$8,000.00


The Quadrupeds of North America by Audubon, John James

NY: Audubon . Three full moroccan leather hardcover volumes with raised bands at spine and gilt lettering and decoration. Good condition with mild shelf wear rubbing--more pronounced at extremities; marbled text edges; end papers and pages have foxing. NO...

From Maxwell's House of Books

$7,500.00


Albino Bestiary. by Goodale, Rebecca

Portland, Maine:: Rebecca Goodale,, 2012.. Edition of 5. 13.75 x 12.5 x 3.5"; 24 pages. Handcolored silkscreen prints with paste patterns. Letterpress printed text. Wedding cake binding. Housed in three quarter clamshell case. Rebecca Goodale: &quo...

From Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, LLC

$4,700.00


Natural History of Victoria. Prodromus of the zoology of Victoria; or, figures and descriptions of the living classes of the Victorian indigenous animals by McCOY, Frederick

Melbourne: Robert S. Brain, 1885 -, 1890. Two volumes, thick octavo, with all 20 "decades", 199 lithographic plates (including one double folding plate), nearly all coloured and some finished by hand; attractively bound in contemporary navy half calf, sp...

From Hordern House Rare Books

AU$6,250.00


DOGS, JACKALS, WOLVES and FOXES. A MONOGRAPH of the CANIDAE. by MIVART, St. George.:

London, R.H. Porter, & Dulau & Co.,1890.. FIRST EDITION 1890. FROM THE LIBRARY OF DESMOND MORRIS WELL KNOW ZOOLOGIST, NATURALIST AND ARTIST, WITH HIS BOOKPLATE ON FIRST PASTEDOWN. 4to, approxmately 265 x 190 mm, 10½ x 7½ inches, 45 hand-coloured lithog...

From Roger Middleton

£2,400.00


Foreign field sports, fisheries, sporting anecdotes, &c. &c. : containing fifty plates, beautifully coloured, from the original drawings by HOWITT, Samuel

1841 1ed Foreign Field Sports Color Illustrated Hunting Fishing WHALING Howitt An extremely valuable and impressive, color illustrated work of sport and outdoors by illustrator Samuel Howitt. 'Foreign Field Sports' is a 19th-century sports manual known f...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$2,500.00


Great and Small Game of Africa by Bryden H. A. and Others

Signed Limited Edition. 1-500 copies numbered and signed by the publisher, Rowland Ward. This being number 163. Tall, heavy 4to. xx, 612 pp. With fifteen hand-colored plates by J. Smit (each with a printed tissue guard) and numerous photogravure illustrat...

From Dale Pederson

$2,500.00


On Growth and Form by Thompson, D'Arcy Wentworth

Cambridge at the University Press, 1917. First edition. A few illustrations within the text, thick octavo, pp xvi, 793, a small blemish to page 11/12, slight age-toning thoughout, otherwise very clean and sound internally, red cloth very slightly worn, w...

From Mike Park Ltd

£1,750.00


Journal of Arid Environments. Volume 1 (1978) through to Volume 71 (2007) [lacking a few parts)

Journal of Arid Environments. Volume 1 (1978) - Volume 71 (2007) [LACKING Volumes 55 part 2 through to Volume 58 part 1, and parts 42 (4), 46 (3), 51 (3) and 54 (2 & 4). Extremely scarce - an almost complete set to 2007. Paperbacks, in parts as issued...

From Mike Park Ltd

£1,500.00


Otkuda u nosoroga shkura? : Skazka [How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin] by Rudyard Kipling

Kipling R. Otkuda u nosoroga shkura? : Skazka [How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin] / Rudyard Kipling, Russian translation by K. Chukovsky, illustrations by E. Evenbakh. — Moscow; Leningrad: Gosudarstvennoe izdatelstvo, printed by Pechatniy dvor, 1927. — ...

From ParusBook

$1,800.00


Kipling R. Otkuda u kita takaiia glotka [How the Whale got his Throat] by Rudyard Kipling

Kipling R. Otkuda u kita takaiia glotka [How the Whale got his Throat] / Rudyard Kipling, Russian translation by K. Chukovsky, rhymes translated by S. Marshak, illustrations by E. Krimmer. — Moscow; Leningrad: Gosudarstvennoe izdatelstvo, printed by Pec...

From ParusBook

$1,800.00


The wonders of the animal kingdom. Exhibiting delineations of the most distinguished wild animals in the various menageries of this country. by HUISH, Robert

1829 RARE 1ed Huish Animal Kingdom Illustrated Plates Lion Bears Tigers MonkeysRobert Huish's 'The Wonders of the Animal Kingdom' is a 19th-century illustrated work on rare and exotic animals. While the contents of the text are desirable, the real draw of...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$1,500.00


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