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4 vols.; Hardbacks, 10 x 7.5 inches. Blue cloth covers with red and lgit lettering to spines and gilt ‘migrating birds’ design to fronts. In colour dustwrappers with illustrated plates pasted to fronts. In very good near fine conditions with very good dustwrappers (DW’s some rubbing to egdes and ends of spines, some minor fading to spine on v.1. Vol.4 is price clipped. All in protective sleeves.) Cloths clean and bright, endpapers clean, no penned inscriptions. Inside pages and plates all very clean, bright and tight throughout. A very nice set. 284, 232, 270 & 364pp. Illustrated with a total of 66 colour plates by Peter Scott, and 108 distribution maps.
Title: The Waterfowl of the World, Complete in Four Volumes. With Plates in Colour by Peter Scott, and Distribution Maps.
Publisher: London, Country Life Limited, 1954, ‘56, ‘59, ‘64, 1st editions:
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Seller ID: 81765
Keywords: NATURAL HISTORY::BIRDS SCOTT, PETER: DELACOUR, JEAN: The Waterfowl of the World, Complete in Four Volumes, With Plates in Colour by Peter Scott, and Distribution Maps, Country Life Limited, 1954, 1956, 1959, 1964, 1st edition, dustwrappers, 66 colour plates, 108 maps, ducks, geese, swans,