Birds and Their Ways

By: Armstrong, Jessie F

Price: £42.00

Quantity: 1 available


This is a very rare bird book, written for children, and illustrated with 10 full-page and 6 text wood engravings of birds. octavo 19 by 13 cms. (7.5 by 5 inches) Text of 137 pages. Original pictorial cloth, gilt edges. It's not listed in any of the standard bibliographies of bird books and there is currently no other copy listed online. It's undated but the publishers, Swan Sonnenschein, list it in their catalogue for 1886. A very clean copy, firm and sound in the covers, no internal marks Signature inside front cover, a few very small and faint spots to the cover-see photo, corners bent, one leaf with a small tear in the blank outer margin

Title: Birds and Their Ways

Author Name: Armstrong, Jessie F

Categories: Children's and Illustrated, Natural History, Ornithology,

Publisher: London, Swan Sonnenschein and Co: 1886

Seller ID: 004429