Great Black Woodpeckers Exploring. Original Wood-cut Print. 1895.
Title: Great Black Woodpeckers Exploring.
Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co., London.
Source: The Royal Natural History.
Size: Approx. 6 3/8 x 10 inches.
Description: Original British antique Wood Cut print from Lydekker’s Natural History. The black woodpecker is a large woodpecker that lives in mature forest across the northern palearctic. It is the sole representative of its genus in that region.
The Palearctic or Palaearctic is one of the eight biogeographic realms on the Earth’s surface, first identified in the 19th century, and still in use today as the basis for zoogeographic classification. The Palearctic is the largest of the eight realms. It stretches across all of Europe, Asia north of the foothills of the Himalayas, North Africa, and the northern and central parts of the Arabian Peninsula.
Condition: Very Good.
Some slight foxing /browning. Minor ink transfer below the title. Minor creases and bottom left corner folded in the margin.