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Natural History for Children. II Birds

by Anon

Natural History for Children. II Birds by Anon - 1819

Natural History for Children. II Birds

by Anon

  • Used
  • Hardcover
Natural History for Children: being a Familiar Account of the most remarkable quadrupeds, birds, insects, fishes and reptiles, trees and plants. With plates and numerous cuts. In five vols. Vol. II. Birds
First edition. Printed for Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, Paternoster-row, and N. Hailes, Piccadilly. 1819. 12mo. Half title, Engraved frontispiece by J. Shury. Title. (2), 151, (1 adverts) pp. Over 50 woodcuts. Full contemporary tree calf. Spine in six compartments divided by double gilt rules. Leather label, gilt lettering. All edges sprinkled red. Bettison's Cheltenham bookseller's plate to fep. Signed Ellen Mary and Sarah Maria Seton Karr to ffep. Short detachment of title and contents to upper edge. Offsetting from frontispiece to title. Upper joint cracking but firm. Rubbing and wear to extremities. Each volume complete in itself. Extremely rare. One copy recorded - in the British Library.John Shury Engraver and print maker (1788-)
  • Bookseller Independent bookstores GB (GB)
  • Illustrator John Shury
  • Book condition Used
  • Quantity-available 1
  • Edition First
  • Binding Hardcover
  • Publisher Printed for Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, Paternoster-row, and N. Hailes, Piccadilly
  • Place of Publication London
  • Date Published 1819
  • Keywords Juvenile, Natural History, Ornithology, Illustrated, Children's
  • Size 12mo