Lot 333

Shelley (G. E., Capt.)

A Monograph of the Nectariniidae, or Family of Sun-birds, FIRST EDITION, 121 hand-coloured lithograph plates by J. G. Keulemans, heightened with gum arabic, clean, foxing to text, contemporary half morocco over marbled boards, gilt, t.e.g., extremities slightly rubbed, marbled endpapers, [Fine Bird Books p.108; Nissen IVB 873; Wood p.566], 4to, by the Author, 1876-80.

Estimate: £4,000-£6,000