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Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1974. Foreword by Wallace Stegner. Illustrated with 115 extended range photolithographic plates. Oblong folio, two-toned cloth, d.w., cracked board slipcase. Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1974. First printing. A fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper and poor box.
New York: Brooklyn Museum, 1990. Illustrated, mostly in color. 327 pages. Tall 4to, stiff glossy pictorial wrappers. New York: The Brooklyn Museum in association with Hudson Hills Press, (1990). First softcover edition. Gift inscription, possibly from the author, otherwise a fine copy. With a contribution by Helena E. Wright. Published on the occasion of the exhibition of the same title, organized by the Brooklyn Museum in association with the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
New York: Viking, 1967. Essays, poems and journals edited by Milton Wilson. 56 pages in full color, 144 pages in black and white photogravure, 10 maps and line drawings. 324 pages. Folio, gilt-lettered black cloth. New York: Viking Press, (1967). First edition. Small gift inscription on title page and cloth is a bit dusty, else a very good(+) copy.
Leipzig: Hermann Costenoble, 1861. With 16 plates by Emil Rittmeyer. Extra illustrated title page. 441pp., 8vo, finely bound in blue diced calf with gilt pictorial decorations, dentelles, marbled edges and endpapers (contemporary ink inscription on flyleaf; scattered foxing). Leipzig: Hermann Costenoble, 1861. Near Fine.
Newcastle: 1811. 225 copper engraved figures of quadrupeds, 111 vignettes. Small 8vo. x, 525, 1 pages. Early rebinding in 3/4 brown morocco, all edges gilt. Newcastle: Edward Walker, 1811. Sixth Edition. Binding is well worn with joints and hinges reinforced, corner removed from fly leaf. Overall still about very good. Thomas Bewick (1753-1828) English wood-engraver and natural history author. 302 descriptions of quadrupeds, including animals from Adive to Zorilla. It is particularly thorough on some of the domestic animals...
Berlin: Ernst Wasmuth, 1929. Photographische Pflanzenbilder. Hrausgegeben mit Einer Einleitung von Karl Nierendorf. Illustrated with 120 photogravure plates. 4to, gilt-stamped green cloth boards. Berlin: Verlag Ernst Wasmuth, (1929) A complete German second edition. Edited and with an Introduction by Karl Nierendorf. Missing dust jacket. Spine is slightly cocked, with wear to head and tail, some fraying at joints and corners, and small crack to front hinge. Binding is otherwise sound. Previous ownership signature on front end paper. Pages slightly toned.....
Berlin: Ernst Wasmuth, 1929. Photographische Pflanzenbilder. Hrausgegeben mit Einer Einleitung von Karl Nierendorf. Illustrated with 120 photogravure plates. 4to, gilt-stamped green cloth boards. Berlin: Verlag Ernst Wasmuth, (1929) A German second edition, complete but with several loose plates. Edited and with an Introduction by Karl Nierendorf. Missing dust jacket. Minor scuffs to cloth. Small ownership stamp on front endpaper. Pages slightly toned.