The Geese of Europe and Asia. S. Alpheraky.
The Geese of Europe and Asia
The Geese of Europe and Asia

The Geese of Europe and Asia

London: Rowland Ward, 1905. Frohawk, F W. First Edition. Hardcover. Being a description of most of the geese inhabiting the old world. 198 pp plus 24 stunning colored plates by Frohawk and a frontis by Sushkin. Extra large format 14 in high x 11 inch wide. Considered the first detailed account of this interesting group of birds. A lovely copy. Near fine in orig. green gilt cloth AND laid inside is the original double sided Rowland Ward promotional flyer for the book. Although the book shows no limitation, the prospectus states that this is a limited edition. It most likely was published in a small number. We have never seen a copy offered before with the prospectus (which also is in fine condition). Superb item for a collector. Near Fine. Item #3447

Price: $800.00

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