Philip Rickman - A selection of bird paintings and sketches - Limited edition - 1979

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Philip Rickman - A selection of bird paintings and sketches - Limited edition - 1979
Histoire, Histoire naturelle, Livres illustrés, Oeuvres collectives, Ornithologie, Ouvrages de référence, Voyages et découvertes - Quantité : 1 - Livre

Philip Rickman - A selection of bird paintings and sketches - Limited edition - Curpotten limited - Hardback (Hand-bound) - 1979 - Approximately 73 pages in total (pages are unnumbered) - 42 cm x 32 cm.

Limited edition - Out of series copy

This book is in very good condition - Clean bright contents - Firm bindings - Gilt title to spine and front cover - Limited edition - Out of series copy - Hand-bound by W T Morrell & company, limited, London. - 32 tipped-in, coloured full-page plates, with accompanying text on opposite pages which are unnumbered, with accompanying pencil rendering - Accompanied with an additional number of black & white illustrations of various birds - The coloured plates are beautifully drawn, and the renderings are very fine - A very rare, highly collectable copy of a scarce book by Philip Rickman.

List of plates:
Frontispiece - September (Patridges)
I - Caribbean Flamingoes
II - Trumpeter Swans and Cygnets
III - Barnacle Geese
IV - Red-breasted Geese
V - A Scottish Moss in Spring (Mallard and Teal)
VI - The Little Stranger (American Green-winged Teal)
VII - A Pair of Garganeys
VIII - Brazilian Teal
IX - Falcated Duck
X - Pintail
XI - A Thaw (Shovelers, Common and Jack Snipe)
XII - A Phase in the display of the Mandarin
XIII - The Dornoch Firth (Scaup)
XIV - Stellers Eiders
XV - A Pair of Buffle-heads
XVI - Smews
XVII - Hard Weather (Goosanders)
XVIII - Manchurian Cranes
XIX - The Mists Coming Down (Ptarmigan)
XX - Forest of Gaick (Red Gouse)
XXI - Autumn - Balnaboth (Blackgame)
XXII - A Winter's Day - Balbanoth (Blackgame)
XXIII - Winter Evening (Partridges)
XXIV - They have found the corn (Pheasants)
XXV - Melanistic Mutant Pheasants
XXVI - Spring - Antony House (Pheasants)
XXVII - The Welcome Thaw (Jack Snipe)
XXVIII - An Open Spring (Woodcock)
XXIX - Spring (A Pair of Kingfishers)
XXX - Blue Tits and Goldfinches
XXXI - Blackthorn Winter (Bullfinch)

Informations du lot
Object
Livre
Nombre de livres
1
Sujet
Histoire, Histoire naturelle, Livres illustrés, Oeuvres collectives, Ornithologie, Ouvrages de référence, Voyages et découvertes
Auteur/ Illustrateur
Philip Rickman
Titre du livre
A selection of bird paintings and sketches - Limited edition
État
Très bon état
Année de publication de l’ouvrage le plus ancien
1979
Édition
1ère édition dans ce format
Langue
Anglais
Langue d’origine
Oui
Éditeur
Curpotten Limited
Reliure
Couverture rigide
Nombre de pages
73
Dimensions
42×32 cm
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