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Large hardback, 10.5 x 7 inches. In dark green cloth with gilt lettering to spine, gilt line paneled front board with vignette to front. Top page edges gilt. Pale yellow endpapers. In very good condition. Some wear and repair to cover; spine repaired with horizontal split to middle and split to rear edge, ends split at corners and chipped at top end. Some handling to boards. Small bumps and splits to corners. Some glue repairs to inner binding around p380-420. Crack between front endpapers. Some minor handling marks to pages. Small faint stain to fore-edge of first few plates (does not effect print), else plates very clean and bright. A couple of rubbed /chipped page edges. Else a clean and tight copy. 599pp. Complete with 48 stunning Colour-chromo plates, with many B&W wood-engravings within text. (Map mentioned in title not published until later 2nd edition.)
Title: The Game Birds and Wild Fowl of Sweden and Norway; With an account of the Seals and Salt-Water Fishes of those Countries. With Map, Woodcuts and Chromo Illustrations.
Publisher: London, Frederick Warne and Co., 1867 1st:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 81622
Keywords: Sports & Pastimes::Shooting LLOYD, L.: The Game Birds and Wild Fowl of Sweden and Norway; With an account of the Seals and Salt-Water Fishes of those Countries, Woodcuts and Chromo Illustrations, Frederick Warne and Co., 1867 1st, Colour-chromo plates, B&W wood-engravings, birds, fish, sport, game, hunting, fishing, shooting,