A History of British Birds. Two Volumes.

By: Bewick, Thomas

Price: NZ$350.00

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Hinges loose and broken. Moderate rubbing to cloth boards. Spines creased and faded. Newspaper clipping pasted to endpapers. Bindings shaky with looseness to gutters between some gatherings. Feather inserted in one leaf. Pages clean.; Volume I: [2], xxxix, [1], 374, [2], 11, [1] pages + [1] page advertisements. Volume II: xxiii, [1], 406, [2], xxxvi pages. Original purple blind-stamped cloth boards. Title continues thus: Volume I: "Containing the History and Description of Land Birds". Volume II: "Containing the History and Description of Water Birds". Numerous wood engravings. Page dimensions: 223 x 141mm.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: A History of British Birds. Two Volumes.

Author Name: Bewick, Thomas

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Newcastle, Printed By J. Blackwell and Co.: 1847

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 6046