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Axel Amuchastegui

Some Birds and Mammals of Africa

Limited edition of 505 copies [this is copy number 57] Zaehnsdorf binding

Published: Tryon Gallery, London, 1979

Edition: First edition

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1 volume. Zaehnsdorf quarter leather.

Colour plates.

Gilt top page edges.

Folio slipcase.

Large size folio + Slipcase.

Limited edition of 505 copies printed.

This is copy number 57 and signed.

The plates were reproduced in multi-colour lithography at the Curwen Press Limited.

The text has been printed on Hollingworth all-rag paper.

Quarter bound by Zaehnsdorf of London in morocco with hand-marbled paper by Société des Papier Keller Dorian et Tutois Fréres Réunis.

Hilary Hook supplied the text.

Recorded shipping weight 5000g.

Shipped and insured by recorded delivery.

  • Binding Condition: very good
  • Overall Condition: very good
  • Size: 54 x 36 cm
  • Sold By: West Clare Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Tom Moloney
  • Country: Ireland
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 0657087803
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  • Trade Associations: AA Approved

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