BERRINGTON (JOHN SHEPHERD) Pictures from the Kingdom of Fish 2 copies, [c1936] (2)
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BERRINGTON (JOHN SHEPHERD) Pictures from the Kingdom of Fish 2 copies, [c1936] (2)
Sold for £175 (US$ 294) inc. premium
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BERRINGTON (JOHN SHEPHERD)
Pictures from the Kingdom of Fish; Beelden uit he Rijk der Visschen...Teekeningen van F.E. Spiering, 2 copies, proofs, text in English and Dutch, 2 or 3 leaves of preliminaries, [9]pp. text, followed by blanks, 7 printed illustrations, 9 originals in pencil and wash (Dutch text on versoes, signed F.E.S) pasted into waiting blanks, and approximately 20 un-used originals (almost all signed with initials) inserted, oblong 8vo, [Gorinchem, J. Nooduyn & Zoon, 1936] (2)

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  • We can find only one record of the book (a copy in Middelburg; 105pp.). All but 2 or 3 of the inserted orginals were clearly intended as illustrations to the book.
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