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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.
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, ...More
In 1768 George III acquired the complete Natural History which has remained in Windsor Castle ever since. .......The Royal Collection has now received its own copy of the facsimile
ON DISPLAY... in celebration of HM the Queen 90th birthday
29th February to 21st April at Filoli - Woodside, CA. In the historic House a collection of botanical illustrations from Mark Catesby's Natural History of North America, 1712–1726 are on display.
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To quote Dalya Alberge, The Sunday Times: 12 July 2015 on Catesby's Natural History
‘Drawn to perfection.... A facsimile of an 18th-century work is thought to be the most expensive book published in Britain today. ….the first major illustrated book on the natural history of the British colonies of North America, whose original is held in the Royal Collection.’
Click here to request an illustrated brochure and full details about how to acquire a copy of Mark Catesby's Natural History of North America.
The Peterborough Psalter....
the first copies are ready for delivery - place your order now for this 'perfection of Gothic Illuminated Book Art'
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Here you will find a wonderful selection of distinctive and stunning special gifts. Indulge and browse through our collection, look at our unique gift ideas and give us a call.
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.