Sale: 499 / Rare Books, July 06. 2020 in Hamburg Lot 318

 
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Francis Orpen Morris
A History of British Birds, 1895-1897.
Post auction sale: € 700 / $ 833
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Lot description
Francis Orpen Morris
A history of British birds. Fourth edition, revised, corrected, and enlarged. 6 Bände. London, J. C. Nimmo 1895-97.

Das ornithologische Standardwerk in einem sauberen und unbeschnittenen Exemplar.

Vierte Ausgabe, erschien erstmals 1851.

EINBAND: Halbmaroquinbände der Zeit mit reicher Rückenvergoldung und Kopfgoldschnitt. 27 : 18,5 cm.- ILLUSTRATION: Mit 394 kolorierten Holzstich-Tafeln.- ZUSTAND: Weiße Vor- und Schlußbll. meist minim. gebräunt, sonst innen sauber und breitrandig; Artnamen teils mit deutscher Bezeichnung in schwachem Bleistift, 1 Innengelenk gelockert, Einbände stellenw. gering berieben, Deckel tls. leicht fleckig.- PROVENIENZ: Exlibris Hayward Radcliffe Darlington.

LITERATUR: Nissen 645. - Mullens/Swann S. 417. - Anker 346. - Freeman 2670.

Fourth edition. 6 vols. With 394 colored wood-engraved plates. Contemp. half morocco with richly gilt spine and top edge gilt. - White leaves at beginning and end minim. browned, else clean and broadmargined copy. Name of the species partly with German term in faint pencil, 1 inner hinge loosened, bindings partly with minor rubbing and staining. Bookplate H. R. Darlington.

318
Francis Orpen Morris
A History of British Birds, 1895-1897.
Post auction sale: € 700 / $ 833
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