PERROTT, C[harlotte] L[ouisa] E[mily].

A Selection of British Birds

£100

A Selection of British Birds
(Part I all published).
Publishing Partnership, London, 1979

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This superb facsimile, lavishly produced and limited to 250 copies, provides access to one of the great rarities of English ornithology. Each copy is numbered.

As far as is known there are only three copies of the original still in existence in Great Britain. One copy is in the possession of the Cathedral Library, Worcester, another copy in the Bodleian and the third copy in private hands.

Description

Facsimile reprint limited to 250 copies. Folio (55 x 38 cm). 5 coloured plates, text, the original wrapper reproduced in brown, [with]Prospectus to the reprint, sm. folio, both bound in half brown morocco, marbled boards and both housed in original half morocco fold-over box, spine gilt lettered; a mint copy.

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