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The Handbook of British Birds 5 Volumes by Witherby - First - 1938 - from Takara Books (SKU: 599)

The Handbook of British Birds 5 Volumes

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The Handbook of British Birds 5 Volumes

by Witherby

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
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The Handbook of British Birds 5 Volumes
All First Editions, First Printing of this 5 volume set all in very good condition throughout (see images), from private collection.Volume 1: Crows to Flycatchers 1938 VG/VG
Volume 2: Warblers to Owls 1938 VG/VGVolume 3: Hawks to Ducks 1939 VG/VG
Volume 4: Cormorants to Crane 1940 VG/VG Volume 5: Terns to Game-birds 1941 VG/VG
All books are un-clipped, very minor foxing to page edges but otherwise great collectible condition with solid bindings. Small neat owners bookplate to each volumes FEPs. More photos available if required.Additional postage will be required for shipping outside of the UK due to the size and weight of this 5 volume set.

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Bookseller
Takara Books GB (GB)
Bookseller's Inventory #
599
Title
The Handbook of British Birds 5 Volumes
Author
Witherby
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Witherby
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1938
Keywords
ornithology, birds
Bookseller catalogs
First Editions; Nature; Ornithology;
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