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Sharpe, Richard Bowdler.

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000
ca. US$18,705 - US$28,058
Price realised:  £34,850
ca. US$54,324
Lot number 46, Views: 6

Sharpe, Richard Bowdler. MONOGRAPH OF THE PARADISEIDAE, OR BIRDS OF PARADISE AND PTILONORHYNCHIDAE, OR BOWER BIRDS. LONDON: HENRY SOTHERAN, 1891-1898 First edition, 2 volumes, folio (548 x 370mm.), lists of plates, 79 hand-coloured lithographed plates by and after J. Gould, J.G. Keulemans, and W. Hart, printed by Mintern Bros., contemporary blue-black morocco, gilt edges, a few plates with faint marginal dampstaining in first volume, one plate (Drepanornis albertisi) with short marginal tear

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Sotheby's
Title: Magnificent Books, Manuscripts and Drawings from the Collection of Frederick 2nd Lord Hesketh
Date of the auction: 7 Dec 2010
Address: Sotheby's