CHELONIIDAE PRESS. ROBINSON, Alan James. ~ A Fowl Alphabet.
No. 91 of 150 regular copies (of a total edition of 231), signed by the artist. 26 wood engravings of birds by Alan James Robinson, one for each letter, with lettering by Suzanne Moore in yellow and the latin and common names of each printed in red and yellow. 48 leaves of Rives lightweight paper folded and unopened with printing on alternating rectos and versos. Text printed by Harold Patrick McGrath in brown and black. 8vo., bound by Claudia Cohen in original sparkling marbled paper by Faith Harrison, printed paper label on spine. In excellent condition.
The text is culled from Animate Creation, a popular edition of Our Living World by Rev. J.G. Wood, Vol. II Birds 1885.
A remarkable, imaginative and beautifully printed alphabet.