SHARPE, R. BOWDLER:
Title Wonders of the Bird World. With illustrations by A. T. Elwes.
Publisher London, Wells, Gardner, Darton and Co., 1898 1st
Seller ID 78203
Hardback, Size approx 8 x 6 inches. In light green cloth covers with decorative gilt lettering to spine and front. With coloured pictorial bird illustrations to front, spine and rear. Top edge gilt. In very good condition. Corners and edges a little rubbed. Some minor bumps to board edges. Endpapers darkened. Some light foxing spots to pages, Else a clean and tight copy. -- -Based on a series of lectures, the author describes some unusual birds, decoration, nests, courtship, migration, and more. 399pp. With b/w plates and illustrations in text.
NATURAL HISTORY::Ornithology R. BOWDLER SHARPE, Wonders, Bird World, illustrations, A.T. Elwes, unusual birds, decoration, nests, courtship, migration, 1898, illustrated, ornithology