Title History of British Birds.
Edition First Edition
Publisher Newcastle Printed by Sol. Hodgson 1797
Seller ID 539
First issue. In two volumes. xxx, , 335pp + advertisement; xx, 400pp. Contemporary half calf over marbled boards, spines lettered and decorated in gold, marbled endpapers, edges uncut. Wood engravings by the author. With the bookplates of Robert M. Mann on the front pastedown endpapers. Front boards detached, name on titles, annotations in pencil on the flyleaf of volume I, sporadic foxing. ; Octavo