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Ornithological Illustration, Two Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
404
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Ornithological Illustration, Two Volumes. Rex Brasher's Birds and Trees of North America, Kent, CT, 1929, volume one, signed by Brasher on title page, copy number 98 of 500, illustrated with hand-colored plates; binding defective, 17 1/2 x 12 in.; [and] Waterfowl of North America, Winnipeg: Ducks Unlimited Canada, 1987, oversized landscape folio, limited edition, copy number 103 of 1,250, color illustrations, each signed by the artist, in the original publisher's brown leatherette binding and matching clamshell box, 23 1/2 x 18 in. (2)
Estimate $100-150


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Keywords

ducks unlimited canada, Rex Brasher, Biology, Conservation in Canada, Ducks Unlimited, Folio, Natural environment, Publishing, Wetland conservation in the United States, Kent, Winnipeg

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