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Archibald Thorburn

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BIRDS (CYANAMID WRAPPER)
Written by S. Vere Benson. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn.
Stock no. 2130413
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1979. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Observer book no. 1. Revised edition. 100 colour and 101 b/w illustrations. In rare advertising wrapper. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with browning and one tear with chipping.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BIRDS
Written by S. Vere Benson. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn.
Stock no. 1816796
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book no. 1. Revised edition. 100 colour and 101 b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0723215138. Contents crinkled from damp and some dampstaining. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is browned and faded.
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THE COMPLETE ILLUSTRATED THORBURN'S MAMMALS
Written by Gordon B. Corbet. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn.
Stock no. 2127979
Published by Beaver Publishing Limited. 1st thus 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1859620574. Light page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.
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THE COMPLETE ILLUSTRATED THORBURN'S BIRDS
Written by Archibald Thorburn; Peter J.S. Olney. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn.
Stock no. 2127978
Published by Beaver Publishing Limited. 1st thus 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A classic work for every lover of bird life. Absolutely superb colour illustrations! With an Introduction by Olney. ISBN: 1859620566. Couple of cover edges are a little faded. Pale page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with some fading to edges.
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THE BIRDS OF BRITISH SOMALILAND AND THE GULF OF ADEN VOLUME III
Written by Geoffrey Archer; Eva M. Godman. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn; Henrik Gronvold.
Stock no. 1811162
Published by Oliver & Boyd. 1st 1961. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. 7 superb colour plates and folding map to rear. 1042 pages. Deckle-edged. Light marks to endpapers (minor). Contents clean. Front flap of dustwrapper sports '1965' in blue ink to top. Dustwrapper slightly faded at spine and slightly scuffed to side of onlay.
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THE BIRDS OF BRITISH SOMALILAND AND THE GULF OF ADEN VOLUME IV
Written by Geoffrey Archer; Eva M. Godman. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn.
Stock no. 1811160
Published by Oliver & Boyd. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Their Life Histories, Breeding Habits, and Eggs. 7 superb tissue-guarded colour plates. 1570 pages. Folding colour map at rear. Large format. Deckle-edged. Tape marks to endpapers else contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine. Front flap of dustwrapper sports '1965' in blue ink to top.
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THE MAMMALS OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND
Written by J.G. Millais. Illustrated by J.G. Millais; Archibald Thorburn; G.E. Lodge; Henrik Gronvold.
Stock no. 1706435
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1904. Almost very good condition.

Three volumes. Blue cloth, gilt titles. 14 x 13", large heavy format. Top edge gilt. Limited edition of 1025 copies. With 62 photogravures, 62 coloured plates and 149 uncoloured plates. Copy No. 217. Bookplates to front pastedowns. 12cm split to one side of spine from top to volume 1. Spines faded. Corners worn. Occasional foxspot to contents.
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