1896 British Birds Arthur Butler Zoology Ornithology Illustrated Science Nests Eggs British Birds, with their nests and eggs in six volumes
Arthur Butler & various authors Illustrated by F.W. Frohawk
In Englishh language. Five of six volumes. Fourth volume is missing
Wonderful richly illustrated edition on various types of British birds, their habitats and eggs. Each volume contains numerous full page illustrations (lithographs ) in black & white. Also, each volume has several plates in color before the title page showing birds eggs.
London, Brumby & Clarke, 1896 – 1898
Vol 1: Pp.: 3 plates + 768 + 208 with numerous illustrations Vol 2: Pp.: 4 plates + 192 with numerous illustrations Vol 3: Pp.: 6 plates + 175 with numerous illustrations Vol 5: Pp.: 3 plates + 178 with numerous illustrations Vol 6: Pp.: 6 plates + 252 with numerous illustrations
Dimensions: 31 x 25 cm
Binding: Original hardcover binding with gilt decorated front and spine cover. Some signs of wear along the edges, spine extremes slightly damaged.
Condition: Text block edges gilted, clean copy in general, in very good condition.
For additional details, please see the photos. More photos are available on demand If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us
*Please note that this is extremely heavy item *