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    Sale 7536

    Important Natural History Books From The Arcadian Library

    14 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 246

    SCHWERDT, C.F.G.R. (1862-1939). Hunting, Hawking, Shooting, illustrated in a catalogue of Books Manuscripts Prints and Drawings collected by C.F.G.R. Schwerdt. London: privately printed for the Author by Waterlow and Sons, 1928-1937.

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    SCHWERDT, C.F.G.R. (1862-1939). Hunting, Hawking, Shooting, illustrated in a catalogue of Books Manuscripts Prints and Drawings collected by C.F.G.R. Schwerdt. London: privately printed for the Author by Waterlow and Sons, 1928-1937.

    4 volumes, 4°. Engraved vignette on title-page and numerous full page coloured and uncoloured illustrations. Red morocco by Kelly and Sons, gilt title on upper side and spine, spine with raised bands, top edge gilt, chemise and half morocco slipcase. NUMBER 7 OF 300 COPIES, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Finely-bound copy of the the foremost English sporting bibliography. (4)


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