Coloured Figures of the Eggs of British Birds, with descriptive notices by... Edited (after the Author's death) by R. Bowdler Sharpe. Henry SEEBOHM.

Coloured Figures of the Eggs of British Birds, with descriptive notices by... Edited (after the Author's death) by R. Bowdler Sharpe.

Sheffield: Pawson and Brailsford, 1896. First edition, large 8vo, xxiv, 304 pp. Photographic portrait frontispiece and 60 chromolithographed plates of eggs, some mostly marginal foxing, wear and a couple of closed tears to the fly leaf verso as a result of it having been stuck to the frontispiece recto to conceal an inscription and a couple of ink monograms, but without affecting the frontispiece itself, bookplate to paste down. Original gilt titled red cloth, a little rubbed, spine slightly sunned. Casey Wood p561, giving the imprint as London. Item #17751

Price: £150.00

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