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Natural History & Sport in Moray. Author of ‘Wild Sports of the Highlands,’ ‘Tour in Sutherland,’ Etc.

By: ST. JOHN, Charles;

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Edinburgh David Douglas 1882 ‘new edition’:

Seller ID: 76837


Hardback. Tall 8vo; approx 10.5 x 7 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering and eagle design to spine, and gilt shield to front. Decorative endpapers. In very good condition. Corners slightly rubbed. Fading to spine and edges of boards. Small rubbed spot to cloth on rear. Tissue guards darkened. Some minor spotting and foxing inside. Page edges darkened. p165 darkened at top from peice of old newspaper. Else inside pages very clean and tight. 323pp; 40 very nice b&w engraved “heliograph” plates (including views) by A. Durand, Paris. Many illustrations within text. View more info

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Sketches of the Wild Sports & Natural History of The Highlands. Illustrated Edition.

By: ST. JOHN, CHARLES;

Price: £70.00

Publisher: John Murray, London. 1878:

Seller ID: 74900


Size approx 6 x 8.5 inches. In dark green cloth with black and gilt bordering and gilt WildCat and Owl to front and rear boards. In very good condtion. Some minor marks to boards, minor rubbing to corners with sml nick to cloth at top corner. Inside owners prize label to endpaper with original bookseller label “G.G. Walmsley, Liverpool.” to front. Endpapers and page edges slightly foxed else very clean and tight throughout. 338pp. Profusely illustrated throughout with wood-engravings. View more info