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Author: Anon
Title: The Natural History of Birds
Price: 503.00 including postage and packing within the UK. Overseas postage extra.
Edition: 1st Ed.
Publishers: Brightly & Childs Bungay 1815
Full-leather in fair condition no dust-wrapper.
Description: Published also by T.Kinnersley, London. 22.0 x 15.0 cms. 2 vols. Pp. Vol 1, (1), xxxv, 582, 64 hand coloured plates. Vol 2, (2), 700, xv, 82 hand coloured plates. Rebound in 1981 by "F.E.W." in full morocco with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. In vol 1 pp 45/6, one corner torn with slight loss, last 200pp dampstained in lower fore corner, lacks last 2 leaves. In vol 2, pp 49/50 one corner torn with slight loss, early owner's details on front end papers, pp xiii/xiv (of index) torn with major loss. In all 146 plates only of 152. [Mullens & Swann p.19. Freeman 2763 wrongly giving the number of plates as 162]. A heavy set, additional postage will apply for delivery outside the UK.
Book Reference: 94002


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