Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Light shelf wear and minimal interior marks. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Pp. 293, 4 full page color plates, 76 black-and-white illustrations (many are full page), lg 8vo. Publisher's light blue cloth, lettered in brown on the spine, color pictorial dust jacket, lg 8vo. This work surveys bird-book publishing from just before 1660, when metal plate printing was introduced, to the mid-nineteenth century, when the process was superseded by lithography. This is the cloth-bound first edition. An excellent reference source.
Title: Bird Etchings: The Illustrators and Their ...
Publisher: Cornell University Press
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Cornell University Press, 1985. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Good condition, some are ex-library and can have markings. Bookseller Inventory # GD-052-75-2454802