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Author: Patterson, A
Title: Catalogue of the birds of Great Yarmouth : giving a few descriptive notes, and dates when most of the rarer species were Obtained
Price: 300.00 plus postage and packing
Edition: Reprinted from the Zoologist
Publishers: Great Yarmouth Printing Co. 1901
Hardcover in good condition no dust-wrapper.
Description: 1st edition in book form. Limited edition of 100 copies. 21.5 x 14.0 cm. Pp. (iv), 59, 9 plates, text illustrations. Original printed paper-covered boards, morocco spine. Spine rubbed, fore corners slightly rubbed, boards slightly discoloured. Author's own copy with his bookplate on front pastedown, newspaper cutting of "Death of a Yarmouth Bird-man (George Smith)", an obituary by Patterson dated 1917 affixed to verso of one of the plates. Pen and ink drawing of two waders (?chuffs), pasted on verso of last leaf, signed and dated by Patterson. Lacking front free end paper.
Book Reference: 120535


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