Dec 06, 2012 - Sale 2297

Sale 2297 - Lot 260

Price Realized: $ 4,080
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 300 - $ 500
(BIRDS.) Bartlett, Edward. A Monograph of the Weaver-Birds, Ploceidae, and Arboreal and Terrestrial Finches, Fringillidae. Parts 1-5 in one volume. 31 hand-colored lithographed plates after Frohawk. 4to, contemporary 1/2 calf, top of spine worn, raised bands rubbed, original wrappers of the first and last parts bound in; scattered foxing affecting some plates, dampstain in blank upper margin of plate depicting Phyrigilus Alaudinus. first edition. all published. Nissen IVB 77. Maidstone, 1888-89