A Portfolio of Australian Birds
By Cooper, William T. and Hindwood, Keith
Pp. 60; 25 superb full-page color plates from paintings by William T. Cooper. Publisher’s original coarse-weave cloth, lettered in black on the spine and with black vignette of perching bird on the front cover, color pictorial dust jacket illustrated with male and female bower-birds on the front cover and male and female flame robins on the rear cover, sm folio (14.25 x 11.25 inches). A beautiful book illustrating a diversity of Australian birds, especially in the parrots, with accompanying text by Keith Hindwood. The plates from paintings by Cooper are among his best examples of bird art.
|Publisher||A. H. & A. W. Reed|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||1|
|Condition Description||A tight and clean copy in very good condition in a chipped and edge-worn dust jacket with small piece missing from the bottom rear outer corner.|