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London: Seeley, Service & Co. Limited, 1950. With contributions by James Andrews, M.C., M.B., T. Clifford Bland, Robert Blockey, Robin Farmiloe, Robin Harrison, John Inge, Christopher Lee-Elliott, Alastair McArthur, Douglas Service, and Michael Shephard. 63 illustrations. 352pp. 8vo, two-toned cloth. London: Seeley, Service & Co. Limited, (1950). Bumped corner, but still a near fine copy. Volume 29 of The Lonsdale Library of Sports, Games & Pastime. Founded by The Right Hon. The Earl of Lonsdale, K.G., G.C.V.O., D.L....
Honolulu: University Press of Hawaii, 1972. With color and b/w illustrations throughout. 270 pages. 4to, blue cloth, d.w. Honolulu: University Press of Hawaii, (1972). First printing. A very good(-) copy -- light foxing and spotting to outer edges, minor dampstaining and fading to lower edge of front cloth, sticker residue to front pastedown; in a very good(-) dust wrapper, edgeworn with wear to head and rear panel corner.
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.
Utrecht: Wild & Altheer, 1792. Small 4to bound with 2 titles by Camper. FIRST: Discours prononces par feu Mr. Pierre Camper, en l'academie de dessein d'Amsterdam, sur le moyen de representer d'une maniere sure les diverses passions qui se manifestent sur le visage; sur l'etonnante conformite qui existe entre les quadrupedes, les oiseaux, les poissons et l'homme; et en fin sur le beau physique. Publies par son fils Adrien Gilles Camper, traduits du Hollandois par Denis Bernard Quatremere d'Isjonval. (iv).....
New York: Christian Dior Parfums. Illustrated with striking glossy color photographs of women in feathered headpieces on facing pages with antique bird prints. Slim square 4to, glossy black printed wrappers. New York: Christian Dior Parfums, (no date, 1988). A near fine copy of this scarce catalogue. Catalogue created by Tyen, Artistic Directo rfor Parfums Cchristian Dior. He created "Correspondance" in honor of the exhibition "Splendid Plumage" at the New York Public Library. Christian Dior held a dinner at the New.....
Boston: Massachusetts State Board, 1912. Illustrated with drawings by W. I. Beecroft and the Author and Photographs by Herbert K. Job and others. Color frontispiece, 36 plates, additional illustrations, 622pp. Thick 4to, green cloth. (Boston): Massachusetts State Board of Agriculture, 1912. A very good(+) solid copy.
Wynnewood: Livingston, 1972. With 5 paintings by John C. Yrizarry; many full page mounted color photo illustrations, distribution maps & monochrome photos. Thick folio, green cloth, lightly edgeworn d.w. Wynnewood: Livingston Publishing Co. (1972). Second printing. Rear hinge repaired and pages a bit wavy from the mounted plates, still a very good solid copy.
London: Taylor and Francis, 1871. Folio. 8 pages, 12 hand-colored lithographed plates. Original brown boards, corners bumped, spine re-backed. London: Taylor and Francis, 1871. In very good condition, with scattered foxing and wear to boards. The group was meant to be part of a series of Chinese birds, that was not completed.