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The Handbook of British Birds - Five Volume Set

£24.99 Out Of Stock

Product description

Five Volume set

Volume I - Crows to Flycatchers - 326 pages - 33 plates, text figures and maps - published 1938
Volume II - Warblers to Owls - 352 pages - 30 plates, text figures and maps - published 1938
Volume III - Hawks to Ducks - 387 pages - 39 plates, text figures and maps - published 1939
Volume IV - Cormorants to Crane - 461 pages - 33 plates, text figures and maps - published 1940
Volume V - Terns to Game-birds, Additions and Corrections, Systematic List and Indices - 356 pages - with 22 plates, text figures and maps - published 1941

The books do not have dust jackets. Each volume shows signs of shelf wear and rubbing. The spines are sun faded. The spine on Volume III has some signs of water staining. Each volume has a name written on the front free end paper. There is slight foxing to the front free end papers. Internally, the pages are clean and the bindings are firm.

Item details

Author(s):
Witherby, H.F.; Jourdain, Rev F.C.R.; Ticehurst, Norman F.; Tucker, Bernard W
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Dimensions:
9" by 6.75"
Edition:
1938 - 1941
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
2382
Publisher:
H.F. & G Witherby Ltd
Title:
The Handbook of British Birds - Five Volume Set

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Five Volume set

Volume I - Crows to Flycatchers - 326 pages - 33 plates, text figures and maps - published 1938
Volume II - Warblers to Owls - 352 pages - 30 plates, text figures and maps - published 1938
Volume III - Hawks to Ducks - 387 pages - 39 plates, text figures and maps - published 1939
Volume IV - Cormorants to Crane - 461 pages - 33 plates, text figures and maps - published 1940
Volume V - Terns to Game-birds, Additions and Corrections, Systematic List and Indices - 356 pages - with 22 plates, text figures and maps - published 1941

The books do not have dust jackets. Each volume shows signs of shelf wear and rubbing. The spines are sun faded. The spine on Volume III has some signs of water staining. Each volume has a name written on the front free end paper. There is slight foxing to the front free end papers. Internally, the pages are clean and the bindings are firm.

Author(s):
Witherby, H.F.; Jourdain, Rev F.C.R.; Ticehurst, Norman F.; Tucker, Bernard W
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Dimensions:
9" by 6.75"
Edition:
1938 - 1941
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
2382
Publisher:
H.F. & G Witherby Ltd
Title:
The Handbook of British Birds - Five Volume Set

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