Sale 18BP01 | Lot 353

LYDEKKER, RICHARD The Great and Small Game of India, Burma, & Tibet.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

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Lot 353
LYDEKKER, RICHARD The Great and Small Game of India, Burma, & Tibet.
London: Rowland Hill, 1900. One of 250 copies, this copy 55, signed by Rowland Hill. Publisher's green cloth. 11 5/8 x 9 1/2 inches (29 x 24 cm); xviii, 416 pp.; 9 very fine hand-colored plates, and text illustrations throughout. Binding worn but sound, endpapers renewed (and binding probably tightened), generally clean internally. 1901 inscription of C. Harrison on first blank.
One of the greatest works on Asian big game, the plates are of very high quality.


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $2,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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