Spectacular Like New Gift
Harry Abrams, 1986. Heavy oversized coffee table book. Near mint condition, light creases to handful of page corners. Original illustrated dust jacket not price clipped. "Guy Coheleach, considered one of the finest wildlife painters of our time" presents The Big Cats, from the cheetah on the vibrant jacket to all the species including puma, jaguar, lion, tiger, snow leopard, clouded leopard, and more. In all includes 154 Illustrations, including 59 plates in full color. Black and white frontispiece of white tiger. Maps detailing each of the cats past & present range and charts that graphically present the important facts of each group. Glossary of Terms and Index. The foreword is an essay titled "The Artist as Predator" by the late noted animal expert Roger Caras. Text by zoologist Nancy A. Neff. A spectacular gift or addition to any wildlife / nature enthusiast. This is truly an incredible and huge volume. 244 pages.