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Lot 518
Whitehead (John)
Sold for £740 (US$ 1,229) inc. premium
Lot Details
Whitehead (John)
Exploration of Mount Kina Balu, North Borneo, 12 lithographed natural history plates (11 hand-coloured), and 20 tinted lithographed plates showing views and ethnographic subjects by and after Whitehead, illustrations in text, pictorial decorated cloth gilt, worn, folio (375 by 246mm.), London, Gurney and Jackson, 1893

Footnotes

  • FIRST EDITION. ‘’My primary object in undertaking these expeditions was ornithological’’ (Introduction).

    References: Nissen ZBI 4394; Fine Bird Books, p.114; Anker 528; Wood, p.626; Zimmer, p.673.
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