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3 vols.; Size 5.0 x 6.75 inches. In brown cloth covers with gilt to spine and front with with small illustration in gold on front covers. Illustrated endpapers. Speckled edges. With illustrated dustwrappers. In very good condition with very good dustwrappers. Really bright cloth covers. (dw; Very slightly rubbed around edges Volume I has light crease on front cover, volume III has a few tiny nicks & a very small mark head of spine. All NOT price clipped). A clean and tight set. 400, 384, 286pp. With colour plates by A.THORBURN & others, reproduced from Lord LILFORD’s work: “Coloured Figures of The Birds of The British Islands.” 207 photo.plates by R.KEARTON and others. Contents include migration, general characteristics of birds, eggs, nests, feet, beaks, description of species and how to make friends with birds. A comprehensive guide to british birds and their eggs.
Title: The Birds Of The British Isles And Their Eggs. The Wayside & Woodland Series 3 Volumes. 1st.Series: The Families Corvidae To Phoenicopteridae/ 2nd.Series: The Families Anatidae To Phasianidae./ 3rd.Series: Their Migration And Habits And Observations On Our Rarer Visitants. 7th, 8th and 4th editions.
Categories: Wayside & Woodland series,
Publisher: F.Warne & Co.Ltd. 1950/50/50 (7th./8th./4th.):
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 81929
Keywords: NATURAL HISTORY::Wayside & Woodland series Wayside & Woodland, BOYD, A.W., COWARD, T.A., Birds, British Isles, Eggs, 3 vols, Corvidae, Phoenicopteridae, Anatidae, Phasianidae, Migration, Habits, Rarer Visitants, birds, eggs, nests, feet, beaks, species, photographs Ornithology