THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BRITISH BIRDS
by S. Vere Benson
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st. 1937
Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. Observers book No. 1. Brown cloth with black titles to spine and front. Describing two hundred and twenty-six species with 200 illustrations, 100 of which are in full colour.
Damp spotting along edges of covers. Name to front endpaper. Hinge next to half-title page is partially cracked. Contents are still excellent. Wrapper has become a bit faded in places. Is edge-chipped with a few tears and small pieces of loss. What looks like ink splash marks and dark brown spots, also to wrapper. Still remarkably full wrapper for its age.
Stock no. 2123616
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern