Title Coloured Illustrations of the Eggs of British Birds, with Descriptions of Their Nests and Nidification (Two Volumes)
Binding Half Leather - Hardbound
Book Condition Very Good+
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition Third Edition
Publisher London John Van Voorst 1856
Seller ID 033897
531 pages, plus 145 (and two additional) colored plates, in two volumes. Half bound in dark green polished leather with raised spine bands and gilt lettering and decoration. Pebbled cloth over the boards. Marbled end leaves and edges. Heraldic book plate on front paste down of volume I. A little very light foxing and a few very light scuffs. A lovely set!