MORRIS (FRANCIS ORPEN) Birds, Eggs, 3 vol. ;History of British Birds, 6 vol. (9)
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MORRIS (FRANCIS ORPEN) Birds, Eggs, 3 vol. ;History of British Birds, 6 vol. (9)
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MORRIS (FRANCIS ORPEN)
History of British Birds, 6 vol., "second edition", 365 hand-coloured plates, George Bell, 1870; Natural History of the Nests and Eggs of British Birds, 3 vol., third edition, 248 plates, John C. Nimmo, 1892, perforated stamp on titles and one text leaf in each volume, ink stamp on verso of plates, recased in publisher's pictorial cloth gilt, most rebacked preserving original spines (one with loss), 8vo (9)
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