SCHWERDT, C.F.G.R. 'HUNTING HAWKING SHOOTING. ILLUSTRATED IN A CATALOGUE OF BOOKS MANUSCRIPTS PRINTS AND DRAWINGS'. LONDON: PRIVATELY PRINTED FOR THE AUTHOR BY WATERLOW & SONS LIMITED, 1928, 1937
2,000 - 3,000 USD
- 'Hunting Hawking Shooting. Illustrated in a Catalogue of Books Manuscripts Prints and Drawings'. London: Privately Printed for the Author by Waterlow & Sons Limited, 1928, 1937
- Paper, ink, leather
4 volumes, 4to (12 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.; 325 x 250mm). 382 plates, 138 of which colored, decorative head- and tailpieces; one or two stray spots, plates in vol. III a bit puckered. Three-quarter green morocco over green cloth covered boards, bound by Kelly & Sons, spines with raised bands in six compartments, second, third, and fourth gilt-lettered, top edges gilt, decorative endleaves; extremities rubbed, some chips to spines, spines sunned, edges foxed.
Irving J. Feist (bookplate to front pastedowns)
First edition, number 59 of 300 copies, signed by the author.