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London: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1924. Introduction by Selwyn Image. Illustrated wi 61 b/w images. 274 pages. 8vo, original tan cloth, corners gently worn & bumped with small repairs at spine ends; top edge red with a few dampstained spots. London: The Bodley Head, (1924). Overall a very good copy.
Chicago: Cherryburn Press, 1943. Containing 24 loose impressions with individually titled mats, printed directly from the original wood blacks engraved by Thomas Bewick. The first vignette is neatly signed in pencil by R. Hunter Middleton who published the book. 12mo, portfolio, cloth backed patterned boards, black leather spine label, black slipcase. Chicago: Cherryburn Press, 1943. Near Fine. Previous owners ex-libris.
New York: G. & E. Waite, 1804. x, 531 pages. Thick 8vo. full contemporary calf; well-worn and with some worming at spine ends and joints but still solid; foxing throughout and some light scattered staining; paper damage at lower corner of pp 19-23 with some loss of text, a few other repaired tears. New York: Printed by G. & E. Waite, No. 64, Maiden-Lane, 1804. First American edition, with an Appendix, containing some American Animals not hitherto described. Overall a....
Newcastle: Charles Henry Cook, 1832. 2 volumes. Illustrated with hundreds of in-text engravings. xl, 386; xxii, 424pp. Bound in full contemporary brown calf with red and black spine labels (leather rubbed but sound and attractive; light scattered foxing). Newcastle: Printed by Charles Henry Cook, for R.E. Bewick, 1832. Very good (+). Volume 1 - Land Birds. Volume 2 - Water Birds. Bewick's unsurpassed wood-engravings are considered to have been the high-water mark of his artistic career. DNB.
Newcastle-Upon-Tyne: Andrew Reid, 1886. 53 plates and numerous text engravings, + two portraits of Bewick. Large thick 4to, pebbled black morocco with gilt dentelles & stamping; beveled edges; armorial bookplate. Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Andrew Reid, 1886. Limited Edition. Some light scuffing and wear at extremities, still a near fine copy. Large Paper Edition, limited to 250 copies. Laid in is a prospectus for the book, stating that each copy will be carefully printed by hand on paper especially made for this work...