Tuesday, April 12, 2011


 6366 #Ruschi, Auguston Ruschi, Auguston:  BEIJA-FLORES DO ESTADO DO ESPIRITO SANTO Hummingbirds of State of Espirito Santo Editora Rios Brazil 1982. Hardcover Folio  13" - 23" tall Pages263 1st Edition Thus 1st Printing Illus. by:Etienne Demonte Color Plates A beautiful scientific book on hummingbirds. In addition to the 29 color plates, the professor provides the Latin names, identifies the body parts, and describes the characteristics of the birds. Everything you've always wanted to know and see in up close color! Whether you are a collector of all things Hummingbird or a student of this amazing creature or love the illustrator, you will want this book. Etienne Demonte is a Brazilian naturalist-painter who lives (at that time) in Rio de Janeiro. Animals & Birds.  Defects include a small piece seemingly cut from top of DJ and a couple of other minor flaws. The book has a small cut our of front fly leaf at top and prior owners stamp on bottom of title page. The color plates and all other pages are in perfect condition.  VG+/ G+ $195.00

To confirm availability or place order, please email me @ madlyn.blom@gmail.com  Shipping will be by U.S.P.S. unless you request another carrier.  Postage based on speed and location.  Packaging will be well done so you will receive it as it is when pictures were taken. 

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