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6 Volumes. Large Hardbacks, approx 12.5 x 10 inches. In bevelled mustard-yellow cloth covers with gilt lettering and pictorial vignettes to spines and fronts. All edges gilt, with gilt-marbled floral endpapers. In very good conditions. Some minor rubbing to edges and corners. Otherwise cloths clean and bright. No penned inscriptions. Some light handling marks and some small areas of very light foxing, Else very clean and tight copies. Six volumes. Illustrated with full-page B&W plates and colour frontis-plates of eggs, with tissue guards at front. Comprehensive catalogue of British Birds. The author has included some birds which had been seen in small numbers but notes that British Birds are those which are regularly seen. The illustrations include the eggs.
Title: British Birds With their Nests and Eggs. In Six Volumes. Illustrated by F.W. Frowhawk.
Publisher: Brumby & Clarke, Ltd. London. n.d. ca 1900:
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Seller ID: 78983
Keywords: NATURAL HISTORY::BIRDS BUTLER, ARTHUR G.: FROHAWK, F.W.: British Birds, Nests, Eggs, six volumes, Brumby & Clarke, Ltd. London, 6 Volumes. Large Hardbacks, yellow, illustrated,