A Monograph of Endangered Parrots (the Remarque Edition limited to 26 copies)

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A Monograph of Endangered Parrots (the Remarque Edition limited to 26 copies)

By Silva, Tony

SKU# 15226

$ 750.00

Pp. xviii, 356; 28 fine colored and 15 plain plates by Gracia Bennish.  Elaborately gilt-decorated full green morocco leather, spine with five raised bands that is lettered in gilt in three compartments, French marbled endpapers, in a green cloth slipcase lined with matching suede, folio.  This is the Remarque Edition, of which only 26 lettered copies were produced.  This is copy 'T' that is signed by the author Tony Silva and by the illustrator Gracia Bennish; it also contains an original full-page drawing by Bennish that appears as the frontispiece.  An authoritative and beautiful work that has already become a classic in the study of parrots.  No ownership marks and no signs of use.

Publisher Silvio Mattacchione and Co.
Publisher Place Pickering, Canada
Date Published 1989
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description A fine (new) copy in a fine slipcase with one faint mar.
ISBN 0-9692640-6-2
Limited Edition Yes