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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


Black's Guide to Dorset, Salisbury, Stonehenge, Etc. Sixteenth Edition., HOPE MONCRIEFF, A. R.:
Black's Guide to Dorset, Salisbury, Stonehenge, Etc. Sixteenth Edition.

History of the Conquest of Peru. With a Preliminary View of the Civilization of the Incas. Second Edition. In Two Volumes., PRESCOTT, William H.;
History of the Conquest of Peru. With a Preliminary View of the Civilization of the Incas. Second Edition. In Two Volumes.

Sweet Thames Run Softly With Engravings By The Author., GIBBINGS, ROBERT:
Sweet Thames Run Softly With Engravings By The Author.

Magic Books From Mexico. With an Introduction and Notes on the Plates by C.A.Burland., BURLAND, C.A.:
Magic Books From Mexico. With an Introduction and Notes on the Plates by C.A.Burland.

The Soverign Reader: Scenes From The Life and Reign of Queen Victoria. For Upper Classes in Schools. With a red stamp on title-page: “Presented by the Publishers”., HENTY, G. A.
The Soverign Reader: Scenes From The Life and Reign of Queen Victoria. For Upper Classes in Schools. With a red stamp on title-page: “Presented by the Publishers”.

Suffolk. The Buildings of England., PEVSNER, NIKOLAUS:
Suffolk. The Buildings of England.

John Hawke's Fortune. A Story of Monmouth Rebellion. New Edition. Illustrated., HENTY, G. A.:
John Hawke's Fortune. A Story of Monmouth Rebellion. New Edition. Illustrated.

Bring On The Girls The Improbable Story of Our Life in Musical Comedy, with Pictures to Prove It., WODEHOUSE, P. G.; BOLTON, Guy;
Bring On The Girls The Improbable Story of Our Life in Musical Comedy, with Pictures to Prove It.

 


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