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Eight limited edition volumes, signed by Morris and numbered. The limitation is 500 copies for all but 'Finches' and 'Wildfowl', which are 350 copies. All but 'Wildfowl' (square 4to) are in folio format: 'Birds of Prey' (1973, #499), 'Pigeons and Doves' (1976, #497) & 'Pencil Drawings' (1978, #73) in full calf; both 'Swamp' volumes (1978, #498 & #404) in half-calf and gilt-decorated cloth; 'Finches' (1976, #346), 'Wildfowl' (1977, #333) & 'Robins' (1979, #498) in quarter calf and cloth. The spine of 'Birds of Prey' lightly marked and the edges slightly foxed; the leather of 'Finches' a little mottled and its cloth lightly marked; the leather of the second 'Swamps' volume slightly mottled and the edges of both volumes slightly foxed; 'Pencil Drawings' a trifle bumped at the foot of spine, and the edges lightly foxed; the cloth of 'Robins and Wrens' very lightly marked. A very good+ set.
Title: Birds of Prey of Australia / Pigeons and Doves of Australia / Finches of Australia: a folio / Impressions of Waterfowl of Australia / Birds of the Australian Swamps (vols 1&2) / Pencil Drawings 1969-78 / Robins and Wrens of Australia: a selection.
Categories: Natural History,
Publisher: Melbourne, Lansdowne Editions: 1973-1979
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 36212