THE OBSERVERS BOOK OF BRITISH BIRDS Early 1950s
POCKET SERIES NO 1 in series
Illustrated hardcover pocket book. "The Observer's Book of British Birds" by S. Vere Benson. From the Observer's Pocket Series. Foreword by The Rt. Hon. Frances Countess Of Warwick. A splendidly illustrated pocket book, describing 236 species of British birds. With 200 illustrations, a hundred of which in full colour, with index of species. A beautiful little book in excellent condition, a must have for ornithologists, birds lovers and Twitchers out there!
Condition: Hardback Book cover without DJ spotted aged and tired. The spine has been reinforced and saved with clear tape. Gifted pencil writing inside cover; "from 'Ricky Pick' 1951 for a Happy Birthday". Complete but loose initial and last pages but still being held.
• FREDERICK WARNE & CO. LTD.
• LONDON - NEW YORK
Product Dimensions: 14 x 9.2 x 2 cm
DCB Book code DP687 7 048-051