LYDEKKER, Richard.

The great and small game of India,

£2,500

The great and small game of India,
Burma, & Tibet.
Rowland Ward, London 1900.

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Description

“A sumptuous rendering of south Asia’s wild game species in art and text. Lydekker describes more than seventy varieties of game with attendant notes on sport from the experiences of Demidoff, Darrah, Valentine, and others. The hand-coloured plates are especially striking” (Czech).

Description

First edition. 4to., limited to 250 copies signed by Rowland Ward, xviii, 416pp., 9 hand-coloured lithograph plates, modern green half morocco gilt, an excellent copy.

Bibliography

Czech, Asian p129; Nissen ZBI 2607.

 

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