An Introduction to Study of Birds; or, the Elements of Ornithology, on Scientific Principles, with a Particular Notice of the Birds Mentioned in Scripture. W. C. L. MARTIN.

An Introduction to Study of Birds; or, the Elements of Ornithology, on Scientific Principles, with a Particular Notice of the Birds Mentioned in Scripture.

London: The Religious Tract Society, no date [circa 1860]. [Ornithology] ILLUSTRATED PRIZE BINDING, a later edition. Small octavo (16 x 11cm), pp.xii; 524; [2]. With frequent in-text wood engravings, including a frontispiece. Contemporary green full calf prize binding for Westbourne Collegiate School, with raised bands, gilt decoration to spine, and a new title label. Large school arms stamped to upper board. Yellow coated endpapers; all edges gilt. Heavy wear to outer edges and split joints; hinges holding firm. School prize plate for Latin, dated July 1860, to front pastedown. Good. First published in 1835. Item #52899

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