SIX-VOLUME HISTORY OF BRITISH BIRDS, WITH 358 SUPERB HAND-COLORED PLATES
MORRIS, Francis Orpen. History of British Birds. London, 1865. Six volumes.
Early edition of Morris’ popular British ornithology, with 358 vividly hand-colored wood-engravings by Benjamin Fawcett from the drawings of Richard Alington. Handsomely bound by William Matthews. $2500.