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Lot nr:717
Book nr:35601
Author:MORRIS, Francis Orpen
Title:A History of British Birds by Rev. F.O. Morris, B.A., Member of Ashmolean Society. Second edition
Town:London
Publisher:Georges Bell and sons
Year:1870/71
Description:6 vol. sm. in-4to, 365 (60, 61, 56, 63, 65 and 60) nicely hand-coloured engr. plates by A.F. LYNDON after FAWCETT protected by a silky paper. Gilt ornam. publ. cloth (different birds on each vol.) gilt ornam. flat spine. Very good set.
Note:Ref. Nissen nr. 645. Konfoid, Morris: Ornithologist and anti-Darwinist, in the Auk, 55:3; July 1938, p. 496-500
Price:€400 - €600
Sellingprice:€500
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