London: Tryon Gallery, 1979. Folio, 14 colour plates. Publisher's blue quarter calf and marbled boards, slipcase. Limited to 505 copies.
Wildlife and Botanical Art Books
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Edition de la Main Fleurie, 2004. Quarto, 48 prints. WAS $1,800. Edited with a introduction by Ben Forkner. An edition of high quality reproductions of his original watercolors, along with key notes and correspondence by Audubon and a biographical introduction. Printed in a 14-point font on 200g deckled cream stock...
New York: American Heritage Publishing, 1966. Small folio, 431 colour plates by Audubon, fine copy in very good dustwrapper. The cheaper single volume issue, published the same year as a two volume set in a slipcase.
London: Oxford University Press, 1975. Octavo, text illustrations, very good copy in dustwrapper. Originally published 1862.
London: The Fine Art Society, 1881. Quarto, 32 illustrations from original wood blocks. Publisher's leather-grained cloth, all edges coloured, a few spots throughout, otherwise a very good copy.
New York: Random House, (2004. reprint). Quarto, colour plates, fine copy in dustwrapper. A showcase for Audubon's stunning colour plates, reproduced directly from the surviving original watercolours.
Berlin: J. Paul, 1787. Octavo, handcoloured titlepage, handcoloured engraved plates. Contemporary half calf and marbled boards.
London: Merrell Publishers, 2012. Quarto, colour illustrations, fine copy in dustwrapper. There has until now been no proper study of the bird in art, despite our fascination with birds, and despite the wealth of complex meanings associated with them in different cultures. A number of pagan gods are linked with...
Sydney: No publisher, [c1975]. Folio, five colour plates, each one blindstamped "N.W. Cayley limited edition 200", green cloth case, fine copy. With a pamphlet by Alec H. Chisholm, "Neville W. Cayley - the man and his art". Includes plate list and notes. The birds figured are Cockatiel, Scarlet-chested and Turquoise...
New York: Christie, Manson and Woods International Inc, 1993. Quarto, colour illustrations, publisher's cloth binding, very good. Auction catalogue.
New York: E P Dutton, 1935. Octavo, text illustrations, bookplate, fine copy in dustwrapper.
London: Country Life, 1978. Quarto, colour plates, fine copy in slipcase.
Melbourne: Queensberry Hill Press, 1981. Quarto, 20 plates and accompanying text leaves. Publisher's handsome quarter red morocco and red cloth with gilt floral design, floral endpapers, slipcase. Limited to 175 numbered copies. This handsome facsimile has an excellent introductory text by Helen Duffy. A note from the publisher (Peter Marsh)...
Old Greenwich: Devin-Adair, 1979. Octavo, illustrations, fine copy in dustwrapper.
London: Methuen, 1942. Octavo, text illustrations by the author, dustwrapper. Eric Ennion (1900-1981) was an important figure in British bird art.
London: Oxford University Press, 1943. Octavo, text illustrations, bookplate, colour plates by Ennion.
Cambridge: [Cambridge] University Press, 1903. Octavo, Publisher's cloth, library stamps and signature on title page.
London: Ebury Press, 1967. Quarto, colour plates, signature, bookplate, dustwrapper.
Fremantle: Fremantle Press, 2008. Quarto, colour illustrations, very good copy with dustwrapper. Seven leading botanical artists are brought together in this beautifully illustrated book. Author Janda Gooding shares the stories behind each artist's illustrations and reveals a rich and diverse record of Western Australia's unique flora, fauna and fungi. Illustrations...
Secauacus: Chartwell Books, 1980. Quarto, colour plates, dustwrapper. With an excellent essay on Gould and his circle by Maureen Lambourne. All the plates from Birds of Great Britain, first published 1862-1873, are figured.
London: Collins, 1951. Large folio, 31 coloured and uncoloured plates. Publisher's half morocco and slipcase, spine lightly sunned. Limited to 250 numbered copies and signed by the three contributors.
Exton: Schiffer, 1983. Quarto, photographs, fine copy in dustwrapper.
Caldwell: The Caxton Printers, (1980. reprint). Oblong format, 26 full page plates.
Singapore: Oxford University Press, 1990. Quarto, illustrations, fine set in slipcase. This is an excellent facsimile of Horsfield's classic study of the zoology of Indonesia.
London: H. F. and G. Witherby, 1975. Large octavo, colour plates, inscription, very good in dustwrapper.