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The Handbook of British Birds

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Product description

Five volume set by H.F. Witherby, Rev. F.C.R. Jourdain, Norman F. Ticehurst and Bernard W. Tucker, published by H.F. & G. Witherby Ltd. Originally published in1940, this is the seventh impression dated 1952.
Vol I : Crows to Firecrest
Vol II: Warblers to Owls
Vol III: Hawks to Ducks
Vol IV:Cormorants to Crane
Vol V: Terns to Game -Birds
All volumes include coloured plates, text figures and maps.
Weight 3810g

In good used condition, bound in blue cloth with gold lettering, some wear to edges, bumped corners, four volumes have internal crack to rear hinge.

Item details

Author(s):
Witherby, H.F.; Jourdain, Rev. F.C.R.; Ticehurst N. F.; Tucker, B. W.
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
Octavo
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
1819
Publisher:
H.F. & G. Witherby Ltd.
Title:
The Handbook of British Birds

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Five volume set by H.F. Witherby, Rev. F.C.R. Jourdain, Norman F. Ticehurst and Bernard W. Tucker, published by H.F. & G. Witherby Ltd. Originally published in1940, this is the seventh impression dated 1952.
Vol I : Crows to Firecrest
Vol II: Warblers to Owls
Vol III: Hawks to Ducks
Vol IV:Cormorants to Crane
Vol V: Terns to Game -Birds
All volumes include coloured plates, text figures and maps.
Weight 3810g

In good used condition, bound in blue cloth with gold lettering, some wear to edges, bumped corners, four volumes have internal crack to rear hinge.

Author(s):
Witherby, H.F.; Jourdain, Rev. F.C.R.; Ticehurst N. F.; Tucker, B. W.
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
Octavo
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
1819
Publisher:
H.F. & G. Witherby Ltd.
Title:
The Handbook of British Birds

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