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BRITISH BIRDS An Illustrated Magazine Devoted to the Birds on the British List [VOLUMES 1 - 68 + Index; 1907-1975.]

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Publisher Location:
London
Year Published:
1907
Edition:
First Edition
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Inventory No:
026105

Condition

Overall:
Fine
Dust jacket:
Binding:
Hardcover
Size:
8vo

£1080.00

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A fine, complete run of the first 68 volumes and index vol. for vols 1-12 (1907-1912); uniformly bound in red cloth with gilt lettering and gilt grouse vignette to the front board and spine. Bound with the original wrappers positioned at the end of each volume.; b/w images throughout and the odd colour frontisipiece plate. Condition generally excellent, a few volumes with the odd page showing some foxing; bindings fine with minimal wear only. A fine bright run. "This is the most important of the periodicals devoted to Biritsh birds, eggs and nests. A feature of this journal is the biography of British ornithologists by W. H. Mullens that runs through it" Wood p. 258) Please note this is a very heavy set and postal surcharge is likely to apply.

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