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You will find lots of information about the highest quality facsimile publications from important original material held in the collections of libraries and museums around the world. These limited edition publications are available for purchase by institutions and private collectors.

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Mark Catesby's Natural History of Carolina, Florida & the Bahama Islands...

Mark Catesby's Natural History of Carolina, Florida & the Bahama Islands The first facsimile edition of Catesby's original watercolour drawings of Birds, Beasts, Fishes, Serpents, Insects & Plants 1712-1726 which are held in the Royal Collection at Windsor Castle are published in four leather-bound volumes to mark the 300th anniversary of Catesby's arrival in the New World.

....... and as part of the commemoration of this anniversary.....

Bound volumes were displayed at prestigious museums and galleries across the United States in South Carolina, Georgia, Virginia and San Francisco, CA, as well as at the Smithsonian in Washington, and Lloyd Museum, Cincinnati.  In the UK the volumes were on show at Catesby events at The Linnean Society of London and Gainsborough's House Museum in Suffolk.

The response to the bound volumes was most gratifying and we have had many enquiries from both institutions and private collectors. 

Click here to receive an illustrated brochure and full details about how to acquire a copy of Mark Catesby's Natural History of North America.

Magna Carta...

Subscriptions are open for a unique authenticated facsimile of the British
Library Magna Carta manuscript.  This hand cut parchment which
replicates the exact shape of the original and with a replica seal is
now available framed.  The edition is limited to 480 copies and is
accompanied by a certificate and a copy of Magna Carta: The Foundation of Freedom 1215–2015, a richly illustrated volume, by the acknowledged world authority on the subject, Professor Nicholas Vincent.

Email susan.barnes@addisonpublications.com for further details and a subscription form

 

JUNE – SPECIAL OFFER

The Flemish Book of Hours of Marie de Medici...

A very limited number of copies of the Flemish Book of Hours of Marie de
Medici, exquisitely illuminated and bound in silk velvet embroidered in
silver, are available at a special price until the end of June.

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Thinking of publishing a rare manuscript?

Addison Publications also take on commissions to photograph, design, print and bind facsimiles of important and rare books. We have extensive experience in the handling and publishing of ancient and treasured manuscripts and the team have worked on many major publications for libraries and private individuals over the years, including the famous 11th Century Domesday Book. Please contact us if you would like to hear more.