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Auction #117 begins on 22 Aug 2024

Swank, Wendell

African Antelope

Published: Winchester Press, New York, 1971 ISBN 0876910290

Edition: First Edition + Slipcase

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Full red pebble design leather boards with gilt antelope vignette to upper board and gilt lettering to spine.

This is a collection of bold and evocative paintings of African antelope by Peter Skira, a North American artist-illustrator noted for his faithful and painstaking rendition of wildlife in its native habitat. The introductory and descriptive text by Dr.Wendell Swank is a careful study by an experienced wildlife biologist.

Half Title. Title. Table of Contents.Foreward by Anthony Dyer. Introduction - 144 pages text with 34 full-colour plates.

Fine- Dustcover rubbed but still serviceable.

  • Binding Condition: Fine + Slipcase
  • Overall Condition: Fine
  • Size: 32.5 x 24.5cm
  • Sold By: Quathlamba Winds Books
  • Contact Person: Ian & Yvonne Halford
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 01743 361772
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Paypal-Cheques-Direct Transfer to UK Bank.
  • Trade Associations: SABDA

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