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Handbook of British Birds [ VOLUMES I, II, III, IV, and V ], Witherby, H F , F. C. R. Jourdain, N. F. Ticehurst and B. W. Tucker

The Author    Witherby, H F , F. C. R. Jourdain, N. F. Ticehurst and B. W. Tucker

The Title   Handbook of British Birds [ VOLUMES I, II, III, IV, and V ]

Binding   Hardback

The condition of the Book   Near Fine

The condition of the wrapper   Very Good

Publisher    H F and G Willerby 1938-1965

The Illustrations or Illustrator   Each volume illustrated with colour plates, plus line drawings, maps, etc. in the text.

Our reference number   785251

Volume I is a 1938 first edition, (reading copy only) and has had considerably more use than the rest, which are all reprints with corrections, published in 1965. Volumes III, IV, and V have dust wrappers. (now protected in removable clear acetate sleeves) Vol. I (326pp) Crows to Flycatchers,: Vol. II (368pp) Warblers to Owls: Vol. III (399pp) Hawks to Ducks: Vol. IV (471pp) Cormorants to Cranes: Vol. V (332pp) Terns to Game-Birds. Each volume has its own index of common names and an index of scientific names. Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. WE WILL NOT ASK YOU FOR EXTRA SHIPPING.


Price = 110.00 GBP

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