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British Birds and Their Eggs - J. Maclair Boraston

W & R Chambers, 1921, Hardback ..
Condition: Good. Mildly bumped at head & tail of spine and corners, rubbed at head and tail. Slightly shaken. A little light spotting throughout, heavier to edges of text block. Previous owners inscription to ffep and pastedown.

Green decorative cloth with yellow titling to spine and upper board, illustration of rooks flying the roost to upper board. 136 Colour illustrations. THIS book has been written with the exclusively practical object of enabling persons unacquainted with British birds to identify them by their most obvious characteristics. Handbooks hitherto designed for this purpose have, by classifying the birds according to genera and species, or by arranging them merely in alphabetical order, failed to meet this need. 290pp. Size: 8vo Large Post (8¼" x 5")

£17.30 (Now Sold)