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All books are in very good condition unless otherwise stated.
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BUTLER, Arthur G., et al. BRITISH BIRDS with their Nests and Eggs. £ 60.00

Illustrated by F.W. Frohawk. Orders Passeres & Picariae by Arthur G. Butler; Orders Striges & Accipitres by the Rev.Murray A. Mathew; Orders Steganopodes, Herodiones, Odontoglossae & Gaviae by Henry O. Forbes; Order Anseres by John Cordeaux; Orders Columbae, Pterocletes, Gallinae, Fulicariae & Alectorides by W.B. Tegetmeier; Order Limicolae by the Rev.Henry H. Slater; OrderPygopodes by O.V. Aplin; & Order Tubinares by the Rev. H.A. MacPherson. Hull and London. Brumby & Clarke Ltd. ND (!896 - 1898). 6 vols. pp. (iv), 208 (pp. 33 -36 duplicated); (iv), 192; (iv), 175; (iv), 219; (iv), 178; (iv), 252. 24 colour plates of eggs with tissue guards and 319 monochrome plates of birds. Royal 8vo. Quarter red cloth, top edges gilt, decal edges slightly dusty. Previous owners blind stamp on front free endpaper in all volumes, his name in ink on front free endpaper of Volume 1. The first three volumes have neat ink marginalia. Vol. 1 - pp. 57/58 top corner torn away not affecting text; Vol 5 - small stain at top edge not affecting text or main body of the plates. A good set.

Order Number: 7507

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