British birds - F. O MorrisPeerage, 1984, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. Very slightly ruffled edges of DJ otherwise a very well presented copy.
This is a reissue in one volume of the classic six-volume work published in 1895. A selection has been made of the most common and interesting birds and they are illustrated with nearly one hundred superbly detailed and accurately coloured plates. These illustrations are ofa standard seldom found in reference books of this kind today. Tony Soper has written a fascinating introduction and provided notes to update and explain the original text.
Illustrated by A. F. Lydon and Benjamin Fawcett. Size: 12¼" x 8½". 240 pages.