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Lot 326
Campbell, Archibald James Nests and eggs of Australian birds: including the geographical distribution of the species and popular observations thereon
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Lot Details
Campbell, Archibald James
Nests and eggs of Australian birds: including the geographical distribution of the species and popular observations thereon, Two volumes, octavo, with 28 chromolithograph plates and photographs; bookplates of two previous owners, small nick to head of spine, else very good in publisher's olive green cloth, with a gilt vignette on upper boards, Sheffield, Printed for the Author by Pawson and Brailsford, 1900 (14)

Footnotes

  • [with] Morris, Frank T., Birds of the Australian Swamps, Folio, two volumes; publisher's half chocolate calf, Melbourne, Landsdowne, 1978-1981, limited to 500 copies, signed and numbered by the author, [with] Schodde, Richard and Ian J. Mason, Nocturnal Birds, Folio,fine in publisher's morocco, with an addition signed and numbered plate by Boot loosely inserted, Melbourne, Landsdowne Press , 1980, [with] Sitwell, Sacheverell, Handasyde Buchanan and James Fisher, Fine Bird Books 1700-1900, Folio, 16 plates in colour, 22 plate in black & white; publisher's half morocco, slipcase, London, Collins & Van Nostrand, 1953; and ten other titles.

    Provenance:
    The Owston Collection
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