ELLIOT, Daniel Giraud. A Monograph of the Paradiseidae or Birds of Paradise. London: printed for the subscribers by the author, 1873.
Large 2° (604 x 470mm.), 1p. list of subscribers, uncoloured lithographed plate of details and 36 fine plates after Joseph Wolf, lithographed by Joseph Smit and finely hand-coloured by J.D. White. Contemporary red half morocco gilt, t.e.g.
A FINE COPY of one of the most magnificent bird books. Nissen IVB 296; Anker 131; Zimmer p. 207; Fine Bird Books p. 74