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PHEASANTS THEIR LIVES AND HOMES, 2 VOL. SET (COMPLETE) SIGNED LIMITED EDITION by William Beebe - Hardcover - Limited ed - 1926 - from Andre Strong Bookseller and Biblio.com

PHEASANTS THEIR LIVES AND HOMES, 2 VOL. SET (COMPLETE) SIGNED LIMITED EDITION

by William Beebe

Condition: Good +


New York: New York Zoological Soc./Doubleday Page and Co., 1926. Limited ed. Hardcover. Good +. 8 x 10 in. Ivory paper boards with gilt medallions. Signed by Beebe on the limitation pag, copy #24. Condition is GOOD+ ; both have some damage to the spine, vol 1 has loss to the spine head and vol. 2 has a split and chips to the upper spine. Covers are clean, both have minimal shelf wear. Both bindings are tight. Text is bright and unmarked and the plates are excellent. Birds. RGR.


  • Bookseller: Andre Strong Bookseller US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 34529
  • Title: PHEASANTS THEIR LIVES AND HOMES, 2 VOL. SET (COMPLETE) SIGNED LIMITED EDITION
  • Author: William Beebe
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good +
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Limited ed
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: New York Zoological Soc./Doubleday Page and Co.
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1926


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