Lot 87 of 541:
Fulton's Illustrated book of Pigeons  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$228
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The Illustrated Book of Pigeons. With Standards for Judging
Author:
Fulton, Robert
Place:
London
Publisher:
Cassell, Petter & Galpin
Date:
[c.1870s]
Description:

viii, 392 pp. 50 chromolithograph plates after J.W. Ludlow; woodcut illustrations in text. (4to) 27.5x21 cm (10¾x8¼") original red cloth, pictorially decorated in gilt and black. Early edition.

Superb illustrations of many exotic varieties of pigeons and standards for their breeding and judging.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some wear to cloth, hinges a bit shake, bookplate; very good.
 
Item number:
273619
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