October 27, 2016, 1:00 PM BST
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Lot 387: Thorburn (Archibald) - British Birds,(47 views)
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Description: 4 vol. with supplementary part, plates, bookplate to front pastedowns, foxed at edges , 1915-16 [supplement 1918] § Nelson (T.H.) & others. The Birds of Yorkshire , 2 vol., frontispieces and plates, a little soiling, contents separating a little, hinges splitting and/or pulling , 1907 § Cramp (Stanley) & others, editors . Handbook of the Birds of Europe, the Middle East and North Africa , 9 vol., vol.VIII from the coeval RSPB Limited Ornithologists' Edition, illustrations, some colour, Oxford , 1978-94 § Smythies (Bertram E.) & Cdr . A.M. Hughes, The Birds of Burma, second edition, chromolithographed frontispiece and plates, large folding map, Edinburgh & London , 1953, second original rexine, else original cloth, supplement to first original wrappers, each a little rubbed and bumped, first and second mentioned a little worn, first boards faded and spotted with damp-staining, last two dust-jackets ; and 2 others, duplicate volumes of third mentioned, 4to & 8vo (19)
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