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BRITISH BIRDS WITH THEIR NESTS AND EGGS IN SIX VOLUMES

by Arthur G. Butler

Illustrated by F.W. Frohawk

Published by Brumby & Clarke, Limited. Circa. 1900

Almost very good condition. Large format. Green cloth spine & corners, gilt title to spine. Lighter green boards with gilt title to front. 24 colour plate pages of eggs spread across the different volumes at the front. Numerous b/w plates of the birds. Top edges gilt, others untrimmed.

Boards grubby and marked. Spine & corners rubbed and worn. Volume 6 has a pin hole to front spine edge which pierces the spine and prelims at the margins. Volume 1 has a white circular label to front pastedown. Volume 3 has name and address in pencil to free front endpaper and small split to cloth of spine. Joints are cracked. Volume 2 has a small split to cloth at top front of spine. Scattered foxspots and a few grubby marks throughout. All 24 colour plates present.

Stock no. 1821323

 

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