Parrots in Captivity, 3 volumes, complete

Click on image thumbnails to zoom

Parrots in Captivity, 3 volumes, complete

By Greene, W.T.

SKU# 12213

$ 4,500.00

Pp. x, 144; xiv, 114; viii, 144, with 81 fine chromolithograph plates. Contemporary half red morocco over marbled boards with matching marbled endpapers, spine with five raised bands with gilt decorations and gilt-lettering, top edge gilt, lg 8vo. This important work details Cockatoos, Parakeets, Lories and Parrots. It is highly prized by interior decorators for the beauty of its plates - therefore complete copies have become difficult to obtain.

Publisher George Bell and Sons
Publisher Place London
Date Published 1884-1887
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First
Number of Volumes 3
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description A bright, clean copy in fine condition in a very fine binding.
Limited Edition