Author Archives: Leslie

Newly added prints

A few years ago I came across a lot of around 100 prints from Edward Donovan’s Natural History of British Birds; or, a Selection of the most Rare, Beautiful, and Interesting Birds which inhabit this country. Published in 10 volumes in London from 1794 to 1819, the work includes a total of 244 hand-colored engraved plates of mostly European birds (and perhaps some that got in there by mistake). I am now offering these beautiful and colorful prints for the […]