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Author: Morris, F. O
Title: A History of British Birds
Price: 300.00 plus postage and packing
Edition: 1st
Publishers: Groombridge 1851
Hardcover in fair condition no dust-wrapper.
Description: 1851-1857, 6 vols. 356 of 358 hand coloured plates printed on tinted background. Original blind and gilt stamped cloth. Cloth faded, wear to extremities including some fraying of spine ends and fraying of outer hinges of vol 1. Front free end paper of each vol cut in half lengthways and so lacking fore half, some sporadic foxing. In vol 5 lacking plates of Eared Grebe and Dabchick, small repair to a text page, pencil note on 1 page, some plate numbering is erratic. [Freeman 2670].
Book Reference: 120023

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