Author(s): Handasyde Buchanan
From dust jacket notes: "...Handasyde Buchanan's authoritative and richly illustrated survey includes plates from works such as Audubon's The Birds of America, Redoute's unsurpassed flower books, Maria Sybilla Merian's Insects of Surinam, John Gould's impressive output of bird books, Mark Catesby's Natural History of Carolina, and many more, both famous and little-known, from Britain, America, France, Germany, the Netherlands and Italy. Nature into Art will be of immense and lasting appeal to both the collector and the connoisseur of fine books. 60 pages of color. Over 65 black-and-white illustrations."
Tidy copy, ex National Library with protective cover. Usual stamps