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SA Auction #102 begins on 06 Oct 2022

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G.L. Maclean and Gail Darroll

DUCKS OF SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA

Quarter-leather boxed collectors' copy No. 57/200 with owner's name inscribed and author's and artist's signatures.

Published: Acorn Books, Randburg, 1986

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As new. Brown cloth-covered box with matching cloth-covered book covers and leather spine. Gilt titles on spine. Leather protection on box inner corners.

36 colour plates, many b/w sketches in margins. Maps to indicate range of each of the species dealt with in the book. Pages i-xv pp 1-150.

Textby Gordon Lindsay Maclean with illustrations by Gail Darroll. Foreword by Peter Scott. List of Subscribers. Contents include wetlands and waterfowl, the Species Accounts of 31 species, a list of colour plates, foreword, acknowledgements, author's preface, glossary, references and index.

A most beautiful book. Large and heavy (3,5 kg) which should be considered w.r.t. postage.

  • Overall Condition: As New
  • Size: 435 x 325 x 35 mm
  • Sold By: Pringle Bay Books
  • Contact Person: Neil Berens
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 082 899 7195 or 083 652 5694
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Mastercard, VISA, and EFT
  • Trade Associations: SABDA


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