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HORTUS SITWELLIANUS
Written by Sacheverell Sitwell; Osbert Sitwell; George Sitwell; Reresby Sitwell. Illustrated by Meriel Edmunds.
Stock no. 2116966
Published by Michael Russell. 1st thus 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The gardens at Renishaw, the home of the Sitwell family. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0859551067. SIGNED by author to top of title page. Spine and corners are a little bumped and worn. Some fading to spine. Wrapper is grubby with edge-creasing and some uneven browning.

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GREAT FLOWER BOOKS 1700-1900
Written by Sacheverell Sitwell; Wilfrid Blunt.
Stock no. 1710390
Published by Collins. 1st 1956. Almost very good condition.

Very large format. Leather spine and corners. Tissue guarded plates. A Bibliographical Record of Two Centuries of Finely-Illustrated Flower Books. Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. Limited to 295 numbered copies printed on 'Amstel' special mould-made paper. Due to the size of this book, if posted, it will need to be sent via courier and may incur extra shipping costs. SIGNED by authors, Sittwell and Blunt. Copy No. 42. Ex-Library (reference) minimal stamps. A few tissue guards have chips. Contained in a slipcase which has split for approx. 4" to bottom edge.

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FINE BIRD BOOKS 1700-1900
Written by Sacheverell Sitwell; Handasyde Buchanan; James Fisher.
Stock no. 1708677
Published by H.F. & G. Witherby Ltd.. 1st thus 1990. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

With a Foreword by S. Dillon Ripley. Large format. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0854932038. Wrapper spine faded.

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SOME BIRDS AND MAMMALS OF SOUTH AMERICA
Written by Sacheverell Sitwell; Carlos Selva Andrade. Illustrated by Axel Amuchastegui.
Stock no. 2111295
Published by The Tryon Gallery; George Rainbird. 1st 1966. Nearly fine condition.

Very large format. Quarter bound in morocco with hand marbled paper. 17 colour plates, using multi-colour lithography. Limited edition (in this format numbers 51 to 300). Plates are tissue-guarded. A beautiful book! Due to the size of this book, if posted, it will need to be sent via courier. This is copy no. 217. SIGNED by artist. A couple of marks to endpapers and a few foxspots to outer page edges. Some tissue-guards have become creased. Illustrations are fine - beautifully bright! Contained in a very good slip case, which is foxed and spotted, with wear.

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THE HUNTERS AND THE HUNTED
Written by Sacheverell Sitwell.
Stock no. 616159
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1947. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine in red title block. B/w illustrations.

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