Pp. 311, 100 fine full page color plates, numerous other black-and-white photos and some color drawings, 1 map. Publisher's original mustard-yellow cloth, lettered in black on the spine, and with color illustration of a yellow-billed stork mounted on front cover, in matching cloth-covered slipcase illustrated with the same stork mounted on the front cover, folio. This is the Subscribers' Edition limited to 4700 numbered copies, this being #2651. This volume presents 100 reproductions from the original fine paintings by Finch-Davies that are housed in the Transvaal Museum in Pretoria, South Africa. The volume begins with a detailed introduction and biography of Finch-Davies by Alan Kemp. No ownership marks and no signs of use. A bright and clean copy in fine (new) condition in a fine slipcase. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Bird Paintings of C. G. Finch-Davies.
Publisher: Johannesburg: Winchester Press, . First edition.
Publication Date: 1984
Book Description Johannesburg, 1984. 311 pp. Col. plts. Hardcover. Seller Inventory # 39955
Book Description Winchester Press, Johannesburg, 1984. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. Limited. 312 pages (complete). Numbered 3353 of a limited edition of 5026 copies. A wonderful copy. The book is housed in a caramel cloth covered slipcase. Illustration plate affixed to the front (a little worn at the edges and a little scuffed). The slipcase has genial wear to the edges and corners from shelving. There are mild handling, shelving, storage marks. The slipcase is otherwise healthy, sturdy, sound. The boards are serene, elegant, healthy. The contents are in near impeccable condition. The only marks being the residue from scotch tape to the frontis and end papers. The contents are vivid, fresh, articulate, visceral, smart, very clean and clear, astonishingly generous - as if new throughout! Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted to the outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk. Seller Inventory # 43lf
Book Description Winchester Press, Johannesburg, 1984. Hardcover. Condition: Very good. Limited Edition. 311 p. 38 cm cloth and pictorial slipcase containing hardcover volume. Includes 99 colour plates, plus colour reproductions, biographical photos and portraits. Limited edition of 5026 volumes. Orange cloth with pictorial front board. Small rub mark on the front of the slipcase and thumbprint on title page, but otherwise like new. The size and weight of this book will require extra shipping. In addition to the beautiful reproductions, this volume includes an extensive biographical introduction as well as an inventory of Finch-Davies' work. Seller Inventory # 2583
Book Description Winchester Press, Johannesburg, 1984. Brown hardback cloth cover. Limited Edition [2090/5026]. xi, 311pp. Full page colour plates of Finch-Davies paintings. Complete with brochure and publisher's card to James Alder. VG: in Very Good condition without dust jacket in slipcase. Seller Inventory # k0893
Book Description Jonnesburg: Winchester Press, 1984. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Like New. The introduction by Alan Kemp is a detailed biography of this talented South African ornithologist and artist whose life ended in tragedy. Subscribers Edition. Oversize-extra postage may be requested. Seller Inventory # D389
Book Description Winchester Press, Johannesburg, 1984. Cloth. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: No d/w. FINCH-DAVIES, C. G. (illustrator). First Edition. xi + 311pp; Profusely illustrated in colour and b/w; Brown cloth cover with colour plate; Spine slightly sunned; In very good slip-case also slightly sunned and spotted else a fine copy; Digital photos available on request; Subscriber's Edition this being no. 3110 of total of 5026 volumes; Size: Folio. Limited Edition. Seller Inventory # 006703