Publisher: New York: Graphis, 2001
Edition: 1st Edition
Condition: Near Fine / Near Fine
Item #: 111841
First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Gray cloth-covered boards with title blind-stamped on cover and spine; with photographically illustrated dust jacket. Photographs by Victor Schrager. Text by A.S. Byatt. Includes a list of plates and notes on the contributors. Designed by Doyle Partners. 128 pp., with 124 duotone plates. 11-3/4 x 9 inches.
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket (bumps to upper corners, else Fine).
From the publisher: "Over a period of seven years, Schrager has elegantly photographed over 100 species of birds in the hands of ornithologists. In each of Schrager's rich, platinum prints the human hand is transformed into a delicate pedestal for an even more delicate creature."