New York: The Derrydale Press, 1936. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good. 48 plates, including four in color. New York: The Derrydale Press, 1936. First edition, #932 of 1,225 copies printed by Eugene V. Connett. Regarded as one of America's finest bird painters, Hunt (1878-1960) illustrated over 40 books and completed over 250 cover paintings for nearly 40 different magazines, including Sports Afield, The Saturday Evening Post, Natural History, and Country Gentleman. Quarto. Original brown leatherette binding, with gilt and black stamping. Small period bookseller's label to the front pastedown. Mild bit of rubbing to the tips, with some occasional minor wear to the dust jacket, including a short closed tear to the front panel; otherwise very good. The Derrydale Press 98.
(Inventory #: 65235)
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