Brasilia: Eletronorte. Filled with color drawings of 500 Brazilian birds. 251pp., folio, pictorial boards; covers slightly bowed, lacks accompanying CD. Brasilia: Eletronorte, no date, circa 2000. A very good copy, internally clean.
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New York: Macmillan, 1985. Foreword by Robert McCracken Peck. Introduction and Descriptive Captions by William Vogt. All 435 of Audubon's plates reproduced in color. Large, thick 4to, blue cloth, d.w. New York: Macmillan Publishing, (1985). A near fine copy in a very good dust wrapper. Reprint of the 1937 edition, the first accessible printing of Audubon's work. Published to honor the 200th anniversary of his birth.
Cambridge: Business Historical Society, 1929. Edited by Howard Corning. Foreword by Francis H. Herrick. x + 173pp., 8vo, dark green cloth with paper spine label; corners and spine ends lightly bumped. Cambridge: Business Historical Society, 1929. A very good(+) copy.
Montreal: Optimum, 1978. Introduction by Roger Tory Petersen. Illustrated with 77 full-color plates. 319 pages. Tall thick 8vo, red cloth, d.w.; tear to lower front edge of dust wrapper. Montreal, (1978). A very good(+) copy in a very good dust wrapper.
London: 1631. Together with: New Atlantis, A Work Unfinished. Written by Francis, Lord Verulam, Viscount St. Alban. Published after the author's death by W. Rawley. Lacks the main title page, but with an extra engraved title page dated 1631. The engraved portrait of Bacon is mounted inside the front cover. , 218, ; , 43pp. 4to, old boards (well-rubbed and soiled; lacking spine but still firmly sewn). London: Printed by W. Lee, 1631. Possibly the 3rd edition. There is an...
London: John Haviland, 1639. Together with: New Atlantis, A Work Unfinished. Written by Francis, Lord Verulam, Viscount St. Alban. Published after the author's death by W. Rawley. Lacks frontispiece & blank fly-leaves, but with an extra engraved title page dated 1631. , 218, 4to, old leathers (well-rubbed , joints starting but still firmly sewn; internally clean). London: John Haviland for William Lee, 1639. Fifth edition. Un-dated divisional title page for New Atlantis. The "Sylva Sylvarum" is a collection of Bacon's...
Leiden: Fransciscum Hackium, 1648. Thick 16mo, old leather; professionally re-backed to match, red leather spine label. Leiden: Fransciscum Hackium, 1648. Very good. Old stamp on title page. Very good copy of the first Latin edition (printed the same year by Elzevir).
Pennsylvania: Hutchinson, 1982. 361pp. 8vo, blue cloth (very slight spine slant). Pennsylvania: Hutchinson Ross Publishing, (1982). A near fine copy, signed by the editor on the title page. Benchamark Papers in Systematic and Evolutionary Biology V. 4.
Hartford: Case, 1868. 2 maps, one folding, 15 black-and-white plates. xx + 608pp., 8vo, pebbled cloth; scattered foxing, covers rubbed and worn. Harford: O. D. Case & Co, 1868. A rubbed, lightly worn but sound and very good copy.
New York: Library of America, 1996. Many plates, some in color. 48 plates, some in color, several text illustrations. xv + 701 pages, 8vo, green cloth, board slipcase. New York: The Library of America, (1996). A fine copy. Contains the following titles: Travels Through North and South Carolina, Georgia, East and West Florida, Travels in Georgia and Florida, 1773-74: A Report to Dr. John Fothergill, Miscellaneous Writings.
Savannah: Beehive Press, 1973. Map of Florida, plates. Thick 8vo, 1/2 green cloth, d.w. chipped and lightly soiled. Savannah: Beehive Press, (1973). A facsimile of the 1792 London edition embellished with its nine original plates with seventeen additional illustrations.
New York: Sterling Publishing Co., 1997. Profusely illustrated in color. 220 pages, slim 4to, pictorial wrappers. New York: Sterling Publishing Co., Inc., (1997). First paperback edition. A very good copy.
New York: 1976. Black-and-white illustrations, some color plates. 8vo, cloth-backed boards., d.w. N.Y., (1976). First Printing.
San Francisco: Sierra Club, 1970. Illustrated, some in color. large 8vo, cloth, d.w. San Francisco, (1970). A Sierra Club Publication.
Paris: L'Imprimerie, 1836. 603p., uncut, rebound in modern brick cloth. Paris: L'Imprimerie Royale, 1836. First Edition. Near Fine. Ownership signature of art historian Meyer Schapiro.
Paris: L. Curmer, 1842. Description Complete, Historique et Pittoresque du Museum d'Histoire Naturelle, de la Menagerie, des Serres, des Galleries de Mineralogie et d'Anatomie, et de la Vallee Suisse...Oiseaux, Reptiles, Poissons, Insectes et Crustaces. Profusely illustrated throughout with tissue-protected plates, portraits and plans, a few folding; 33 are hand-colored. 2 very thick imperial 8vo volumes. (6), xxiv, 416; (4), 664pp. Beautifully rebound by Montecot in 3/4 burgundy straight-grained morocco; delicately gilt- tooled spines with raised bands and tan leather labels;...
London: Chapman and Hall, 1860. Illustrated by Theodore Horschelt. xiii + 446pp., 8vo, gilt-lettered 3/4 red leather over cloth. London: Chapman and Hall, 1860. A very good (+) copy.
Garden City: Doubleday, 1958. Illustrated. 288pp. 8vo, cloth, d.w. Garden City: Double Day, 1958. First Edition. A very good copy in a very good (-) dust wrapper.
San Francisco: Friends of the Earth, 1973. Profusely illustrated, including 59 color plates. Folio, green cloth, d.w. San Francisco: Friends of the Earth, circa 1973. A near fine copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper. Photographs by Peter Martin, Wilbur Mills, John P. Milton, Gilbert Staender, and others, of the Brooks Range and North Slope provinces in the Arctic.
New York: Abrams, 1987. Fully illustrated with color photos throughout, 484pp. Thick 4to, yellow cloth, d.w. New York: Abrams and the National Geographic Society, (1987). A fine copy in a fine dust wrapper.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1932. Illustrated. x + 244pp., 8vo, decorative cloth; minor wear to spine ends New York: Simon & Schuster, (1932). First edition. A very good copy.
Paris: Bureau de la Societe des Publications Illustrees, 1839. 6 volumes. Frontispiece portrait in first volume and small vignettes on all title pages. Profusely illustrated with 121 fine hand-colored plates and maps, tissue guards (Scattered foxing and some age-browning). Short 4to, attractively bound in contemporary brown leather-backed boards with gilt-decorated spines (evenly faded to tan); marbled endpapers. Paris: Bureau de la Societe des Publications Illustrees, 1839. Text in French. A very good(+) set.
West Park, NY: 1906. A.L.S. 4to. 1 page, West Park, NY, providing the recipient with an Autograph Quote Signed within the letter, from his latest book, in part: "...In reply to yours of the 15th I give you this enrichment from my latest book: "Sentiment from nature which has been so assiduously cultivated in our times is so fast undergoing this change & is softening into sentimentalism toward the lower animals." Boldly signed and in very good condition. American naturalist...
New York: Macmillan, 1917. Frontis. in color, many b/w illus. xix, 577pp. 8vo, blue cloth, corners bumped, cloth lightly soiled. New York: Macmillan, 1917. First Edition.
Ed. by Antonio Pace. With Natural History Commentary and Luigi Castiglioni's Botanical Observations. illus. 487pp. 8vo, cloth; (previous owner's inscription on front flyleaf, otherwise vg). Syracuse UP, 1983.