Pp. 191, 60 colored and 42 plain plates of drawings by Wilson. Publisher's dark blue cloth, lettered in silver on the spine and with gull in silver on the front cover, color pictorial dust jacket, lg 4to. Edward Wilson was a member of Scott's two Antarctic expeditions as zoologist and medical officer. During these expeditions he made many paintings, drawings and sketches. In this volume Brian Roberts assembled more than 300 of these fine illustrations mostly from the collections in the Scott Polar Research Institute at Cambridge. The colored illustrations in this volume are quite beautiful. No ownership marks. A fine (new) copy in a near fine dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Birds of the Antarctic, edited by Brian ...
Publisher: New York: Humanities Press, . First edition.
Publication Date: 1968
Book Description Blandford Press, Poole, Dorset, 1990. Cloth. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Reprint. (191pp). Numerous illustrations. Dust jacket pasted down with laminated foil, else as new Size: Quarto. Hardcover. Bookseller Inventory # 039068
Book Description London, Blanford Press, (1987)., 1987. Reprint; Lge. 4to; pp. 191; b/w frontispiece, pp. 39-134 b/w and colour illustrations, some other illustrations throughout, notes, bibliography, index, original cloth, dustjacket with some rubbing, internally a fine copy. Bookseller Inventory # 38461
Book Description Humanities Press, New York, 1968. First edition, large 4to, pp. 191; color and black and white illustrations; text in double column; original cloth (dampstaining) in white pictorial dust jacket; jacket edges (especially top) quite shelf worn; interior fine. Bookseller Inventory # 43176
Book Description London, (1967). 4to. Orig. full cloth. A little discolouring to frontcover. 191 pp., 60 illustr. in colour and 42 other illustr., textillustr. Bookseller Inventory # 11436
Book Description 1967. London, Blandford Press, . 4to. Original cloth in original dust-wrapper; pp. 191, over 300 black and white illustrations of birds from Wilson's originals; wrapper (not price-clipped, '5 gns.') with creasing to margins, extremely clean internally, a very good copy. First edition. Spence 979. Bookseller Inventory # 2094973