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MORRIS (Rev. F.O.) A History of British Birds, 1857-1863, 6 vol.
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MORRIS (FRANCIS ORPEN)
A History of British Birds, 6 vol., mixed edition, 358 coloured plates by Benjamin Fawcett (2 detached), some spotting (particularly to volume 5), newspaper clipping regarding the nightingale pasted in (volume 3, p. 199), publisher's cloth gilt with bird motifs blocked in gilt on upper boards, pictorial gilt spines, rubbed at extremities, weak hinges (volume 3), large 8vo, Groombridge and Sons, 1857-1863
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