A Hand-List of the Genera and Species of Birds [Nomenclator Avium Tum Fossilium Tum Viventium] [Volume I]

By: Sharpe, R. Bowdler

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Book Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth, ruled in blind, lettered in gilt on spine panel. De-accessioned from non-circulating museum library, lightly marked/stamped, handwritten call label on lower clear-coated spine panel (somewhat age-toned). Cloth has separated and been repaired along front joint; spine extremities are chipped and corners a bit rubbed/curled. xxi,303,20 pp. Volume I only. A few internal notations in pencil, else clean. Mounted on front flyleaf is a lengthy contemporary review, and hinged to the flyleaf is a presentation book plate from the Trustees of The British Museum; hinged to the rear flyleaf is an original mailing label addressed from The British Museum to the U.S. National Museum in Washington, D.C. and the Smithsonian Institution's stamp (invoice 1273).

Title: A Hand-List of the Genera and Species of Birds [Nomenclator Avium Tum Fossilium Tum Viventium] [Volume I]

Author Name: Sharpe, R. Bowdler

Categories: Birds/Ornithology,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Trustees of the British Museum: 1899

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Ex-Library

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013181