Title The Birds of Our Rambles. A Companion for the Country.
Publisher London. Chapman and Hall. 1891
Seller ID 59996
Tall 8vo. In green pebbled cloth covers with gilt to spine. Patterned endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded and bumped at ends, with small marks to covers. Mild foxing to edges affecting some pages inside. Slight browning to endpapers. Many pages unopened/uncut. Else a clean and tight copy. 249pp. With 8 b/w plates. Intended as an introduction to Field Ornithology. The author describes the habits, song and appearance of the birds that regularly inhabit our country. the birds are described by habitat, garden, lanes, open fields, woods, lakes, moors, mountains, wetlands, rocky coasts, sandy shores.
NATURAL HISTORY::BIRDS CHARLES DIXON, Birds, Rambles, Companion, Country, Field Ornithology, habits, song, appearance, habitat, garden, lanes, open fields, woods, lakes, moors, mountains, wetlands, rocky coasts, sandy shores,