MILLAIS, JOHN GUILLE. 1865-1931. British Diving Ducks. London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1913.
Lot 4721
MILLAIS, JOHN GUILLE. 1865-1931.
British Diving Ducks. London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1913.
Sold for US$ 500 inc. premium

Lot Details
MILLAIS, JOHN GUILLE. 1865-1931. British Diving Ducks. London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1913.
Ornithology
MILLAIS, JOHN GUILLE. 1865-1931.
British Diving Ducks. London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1913.
2 volumes. Folio (399 x 300 mm). [16], 141, [1]; xii, 164 pp. With 39 color, 14 photogravure, and 18 collotype plates after Thorburn, Dixon, Grönvold and Millais. Original red cloth, spine gilt-lettered, t.e.g.
Light wear to corners of leaves, light spotting to three or four plates, cloth rubbed with wear to extremities, fading to spine of vol II.

LIMITED EDITION, No 278 OF 450 COPIES. "A detailed monograph, beautifully illustrated" (Zimmer). The limitation page of the second volume is unnumbered in this copy. Ayer/Zimmer p 436; Wood p 464.
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