Book Description

Published by Hill House Publishers, Melbourne, 1989, limited facsimile edition of 1880 original. One of a series of remarkably exact same-size facsimile of the original in the British Library. Printed by offset lithography on acid-free matt art paper and hand bound. Red Japanese Saifu cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt British Museum Natural History crest to front cover. Folio, 22ins x 15ins, endpapers patterned with British Museum stamps, [iv], vi, 56 full page colour plates each faced by a page of text. "539" stamped to the front pastedown else no inscriptions or markings. F.
Dealer Notes
stock no: 45288
Author Gould, John
Date 1988
Binding Cloth
Publisher Hill House
Illustrator John Gould
Condition Fine

Price: £350.00

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