LILFORD (THOMAS L. POWYS, fourth Baron) Coloured Figures of the Birds of the British Islands, 7 vol.
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LILFORD (THOMAS L. POWYS, fourth Baron) Coloured Figures of the Birds of the British Islands, 7 vol.
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LILFORD (THOMAS L. POWYS, fourth Baron)
Coloured Figures of the Birds of the British Islands, 7 vol., second edition, photogravure portrait, 421 plates after A. Thorburn, G.E. Lodge and J.G. Keulemans, mostly chromolithographed, some hand-finished, all mounted on guards, green crushed morocco gilt, doublures gilt (each initialled R.J.C. on front turn-in), t.e.g., original parts wrappers bound in, moderate variable fading to spines [Nissen IVB 563; Fine Bird Books, p.91; Wood, p.436; Zimmer, p.399], 8vo, R.H. Porter, 1891-1897
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