lvi pages + 431 plates with descriptive notes. Gold lettering on the spines, gold monogram on the front covers. The slip case is worn around the edges (has protected the books very well). A very good copy of these 2 volumes, with an introduction by Marshall B. Davidson. Plates are in full colour with some plates being double page fold-outs. This is a heavy set and will require additional shipping charges (at cost). Size: 11 x 13.5. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: ORIGINAL WATER-COLOR PAINTINGS BY JOHN JAMES...
Editorial: Michael Joseph Ltd. And Connoisseur
Año de publicación: 1966
Encuadernación: Brown Cloth Hardcover
Ilustrador: Audubon, John James
Condición del libro: Near Fine
Edición: Original Edition.
Descripción American Heritage Publishing Co. Hardcover. Condición: Good. B001I3J6JO Has slipcover, which has tearing to the marbled paper and two broken hinges in back. Books have fading to the spine where gilt lettering has worn off some. Has bookplate with previous owner's name. However, books are good tight and neat, with no problems. Five star seller - Ships Quickly - Buy with confidence!. Nº de ref. del artículo: SKU-602374
Descripción London. Michael Joseph Ltd. & The Connoisseur. 1966., 1966. folio. 34cm, in 2 volume, lv,pp., frontis portrait, & 431 colour plates (20 folding), 21 text figures, chronology, appendix, index, in full tan linen, gilt spine titles & facsimile Audubon initials on front, marbled endpapers, in marbled-decorated slip-case with paper label, slipcase worn on the edges else a near fine set (scn). ~ A magnificent production printed and bound at The Lakeside Press with colour prints prepared by Chanticleer Press. An English edition from the American Heritage Publishing Company edition of the same year. A substantial appendix is a cross-reference between Havell plate numbers from "The Birds of America" and the reproductions in this edition. The frontispiece portrait of Audubon by John Syme (1826) is from the White House Collection. Nº de ref. del artículo: 33721
Descripción American Heritage Publishing Co., 1966. Hardcover. Condición: Used: Good. Two volume set in paper slipcase. Hardcovers, no dust jackets as issued. Tight bindings, clean pages. Plates are beautiful. Box has some shelf wear at edges. Ex-library copy with usual stamps and stickers, but rarely if ever circulated. Cannot be shipped internationally due to size. Nº de ref. del artículo: HUDA7-480M
Descripción Crown Publishers,, NY:, 1966. Hardcover. Condición: Very Good. Complete in two volumes. Reproduced in color from the collection at the New York Historical Society. Introduction by Marshall B. Davidson. A reprint of the American Heritage edition. Faded along the spines, else both volumes are near fine in blue cloth. Housed in a very good (minor shelf wear) slipcase. Nº de ref. del artículo: 78760
Descripción American Heritage Publishing Co, N. Y., 1966. Cloth. Condición: Fine. No Jacket. John James Audubon Ilustrador. Original Edition. cloth hard covers are in fine condition with only slight sunning to spines with no dust jackets. slipcase is in very good condition with some wear to corners . copies are unmarked and tightly bound. due to over-sized content media mail shipping only please. Nº de ref. del artículo: 008859
Descripción New York : American Heritage Pub. Co., 1966. Hardcover. Condición: Very Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good. 1st Edition. American Heritage 1966 First edition thus, first printing (nap.) Huge, stunning book, approx. 11x13.5x2.5 inches, unpaginated, contains Vol. I and II of American Heritage's original release. Reproduced in color from the collection at The New York Historical Society. Includes 431 original watercolors; also Audubon's original marginal sketches and notes. 360 of the painting reproductions are full page; 64 are double page spreads and double page fold-outs. Dark blue clothboards with gilt lettering and rules on front and spine; slight sun-fading along edges; corners lightly bumped. Previous owner bookplate and inscription on ffep. Textblock clean, tight, square, unmarked, very light signs of pre-use on edges. Heavyweight paper stock. Unclipped glossy pictorial dust jacket has been protected in clear cover, so retains its original bright colors. Shows some wear including some light rubbing and chipping at corners and spine ends. Now protected in new, clear archival Brodart wrapper. Packaged with care and shipped in a box to arrive in best condition. Complete satisfaction guarantee; no sale is final until you are satisfied. Will ship international at cost. This volume makes available exact facsimiles of Audubon's plates. These works, from the collection of the New York Historical Society, were photographically reproduced under the supervision of the Society. The color and detail is true to the original, and much superior to the earlier editions (which were reprints made from early engraved plates, or even reprints of reprints.). Nº de ref. del artículo: 081003-3