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Blaauw, Frans Ernst
A MONOGRAPH OF THE CRANES. LEIDEN: E.J. BRILL AND LONDON: R.H. PORTER, 1897
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3,5004,000
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Blaauw, Frans Ernst
A MONOGRAPH OF THE CRANES. LEIDEN: E.J. BRILL AND LONDON: R.H. PORTER, 1897
Estimate
3,5004,000
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Blaauw, Frans Ernst
A MONOGRAPH OF THE CRANES. LEIDEN: E.J. BRILL AND LONDON: R.H. PORTER, 1897
FIRST EDITION, folio (460 x 362mm.), half-title, 22 hand-finished photolithographed plates, original pictorial cloth gilt
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Literature

Nissen IVB 105; Fine Bird Books, p.77; Wood, p.242; Zimmer, p.59

Catalogue Note

Only 170 copies of this handsome monograph were printed. The illustrations were based on living specimens at the Zoological Gardens of Amsterdam.

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