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Author: Bewick, T
Title: A History of British Birds. Land Birds. Water Birds
Price: 103.00 including postage and packing within the UK. Overseas postage extra.
Edition: 4th Ed.
Publishers: Edward Walker Newcastle 1809
Full calf in good condition no dust-wrapper.
Description: 21.5 x 13.0 cm. Land Birds and Water Birds, two parts in one as intended. Part 1, xlii, 43-327. Part 2, xviii, 19-168, 171-185, 184-360. Contemporary calf covered boards rather worn particularly at extremities, recent calf spine retaining older label, recent end papers. Sporadic foxing throughout. Pagination is erratic in Part 2, it appears that leaves from another edition may have been used for pp 171-185, the text and illustrations are however complete, in fact four words from page 268 are repeated at the top of page 171.[Roscoe 20]
Book Reference: 94062


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