Birds from Moidart
Title: Birds from Moidart
Author: Mrs Hugh Blackburn
Publisher: David Douglas, Edinburgh
Hardback - 1st Edition - Rare - 87 Illustrations
Additional Product Information
An exceptional work from the talented yet relatively unknown Victorian artist Jemima Blackburn (here under the name Mrs Hugh Blackburn).
The exquisite pictures are all drawn from nature and reveal her skills as an artist able to record accurately from a purely visual record.
There are 87 lithographic plates of individual species.
This rare volume is in very good condtion overall.
The bright red cover boards are clean and bright with some light wear and tear at top and bottom of the spine and on the corners.
The inside pages are clean and bright with some light tanning towards the outer edges. Importantly all the sublime illustrations are clean. Clean gilt edged edges along the top of the book.
The book remains tightly bound.
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