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African Antelope w/34 plates, 1/200  

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African Antelope

Swank, Wendell

[New York]

Winchester Press



143 pp. Illustrated with 34 color plates after paintings by Peter Skirta. Foreword by Anthony Dyer. (4to), maroon leatherette decorated in gilt, publisher's slipcase. No. 195 of 200 copies.

Signed at the limitation page by the author, artist, and the president of Amwell Press, who prepared the deluxe volume. Featuring superb full-color paintings by Peter Skirta, expertly annotated by Wendell Swank. Scarce copy of the deluxe signed edition, with numerous piece of ephemera from the press laid in.

Lot Amendments

A bit of light wear to slipcase; volume fine.

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