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Author Name    HUDSON, W.H.:

Title   Rare, Vanishing & Lost British Birds. Compiled from notes by W. H. Hudson by Linda Gardiner. With 25 Coloured plates by H. Grovold.

Publisher    London and Toronto, J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. 1923

Seller ID   77382

Hardback, Size 9 x 6 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine. Blind embossed tree on front. In very good condition. Spine darkened. Boards clean. Slight curl to front board. Lacks front free endpaper. Mild foxing to front ‘half-title’ page. Colour plates clean and bright. A couple of tiny spots to a couple of page edges. Else a clean and tight copy. - The first edition was published in 1894. This edition records birds that were lost in the intervening years and measures that were taken to protect them, e.g. from collectors, not merely of eggs, but of the birds themselves. Each bird is described and accompanied by a beautiful illustration. 120pp. With 25 colour plates by H. Gronvold.

NATURAL HISTORY::BIRDS W.H. HUDSON, Rare, Vanishing, Lost, British Birds, Linda Gardiner, collectors, protect, Ornithology, Coloured plates by H. Grovold, J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1923,

Price = 10.00 GBP


British Military Greats Including Essays by Kate Adie, Max Arthur, Patrick Bishop, Len Deighton & more., Annabel Merullo and Neil Wenborn
British Military Greats Including Essays by Kate Adie, Max Arthur, Patrick Bishop, Len Deighton & more.

(03) Proceedings of The Dorset Natural History & Antiquarian Field Club. Volume 3.
(03) Proceedings of The Dorset Natural History & Antiquarian Field Club. Volume 3.

Lalla Rookh. An Oriental Romance. Illustrated with Engravings from Designs by Richard Westall, R.A., MOORE, THOMAS:
Lalla Rookh. An Oriental Romance. Illustrated with Engravings from Designs by Richard Westall, R.A.

Men Against The Frozen North, CALDER, Ritchie;
Men Against The Frozen North

Arctic Solitudes, MOUNTEVANS, Admiral Lord;
Arctic Solitudes

Out on the Pampas. Or, The Young Settlers. A Tale for Boys. With Illustrations by J. B. Zwecker. Second Edition., HENTY,G. A.:
Out on the Pampas. Or, The Young Settlers. A Tale for Boys. With Illustrations by J. B. Zwecker. Second Edition.

The Prehistoric and Roman Remains of Flintshire. With a short appendix to “The Prehistoric and Roman Remains of Denbighshire.” (1929). With 203 Illustrations, and 3 Maps of the County showing all the sites., Davies, Ellis;
The Prehistoric and Roman Remains of Flintshire. With a short appendix to “The Prehistoric and Roman Remains of Denbighshire.” (1929). With 203 Illustrations, and 3 Maps of the County showing all the sites.

Antarctica The Story of a Continent., DEBENHAM, FRANK;
Antarctica The Story of a Continent.

 


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