The Dodo and Kindred Birds or the Extinct Birds of the Mascarene Islands

by HACHISUKA, Masauji.
The Dodo and Kindred Birds or the Extinct Birds of the Mascarene Islands
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The Dodo and Kindred Birds or the Extinct Birds of the Mascarene Islands

by HACHISUKA, Masauji.

Format: Hardcover

Status: Out of print

Code: R30074

Condition: Used, Fine

Dust Jacket: Very Good

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London: H.F. & G Witherby, Ltd., 1953. No. 88 of an edition limited to 485 copies. TEG. Fine hardcover in original navy cloth in dust jacket. Bookplate of ornithologist Rodolphe Meyer de Schauensee. 1949 hand written signed letter from Hachisuka to Baron Meyer de Schauensee, pasted to ffep. Letter to Meyer de Schauensee dated 1953 from Nagamichi Kuroda announcing the death of Hachisuka. Copies of New Light on the Dodo and It's Illustrators [1956] by Friedmann and The Dodo of Mauritius [1939] by The Marquess Hachisuka pasted on rear endpapers. Beautifully illustrated and handsomely printed.

Publisher: H.F. & G Witherby, Ltd.

Year of Publication: 1953

Page Count: 250