ANDERSON, John (1833-1900) and Georges Albert BOULENGER (1858-1937). Zoology of Egypt. London: Bernard Quaritch (vol.I); Hugh Rees (vol.II) or Hugh Rees for the Egyptian Government (vol.III-IV), 1898-1907. 4 volumes, 4° (320 x 255mm). Portrait of Anderson, 4 maps (one coloured), 228 plates (30 double-page, 98 coloured lithographs after H.Grönvold, P.J.Smit and others). Original green cloth gilt, t.e.g. Volume I limited to 100 copies. Nissen ZBI 110.
Richard MEINERTZHAGEN and Michael John NICOLL (1880-1925). Nicoll's Birds of Egypt. London: Hugh Rees, 1930. 2 volumes, 4° (320 x 255mm). Portrait of Nicoll, 3 folding coloured maps, 37 plates (31 coloured) after Green, Grönvold, Lodge and others. Original green cloth gilt, t.e.g. Nissen VBI 675.
FINE COPIES. The second work is a companion to the first, and completes what was a comprehensive survey of Egyptian fauna. (6)