NATURAL HISTORY OF BIRDS, Etc - Le Bufon, 1798, Vol 2 - 10 BIRD ENGRAVED PLATES
NATURAL HISTORY OF BIRDS, FISH, INSECTS, AND REPTILES. VOLUME 2 (BIRDS) OF 5-VOLUME SET
Book Details + Condition: Printed for the Proprietor, and Sold
by H.D. Symonds(London). Early Edition, 1798. Volume 2 only. Hardcover with full leather boards. 332 pages. Volume 2 is dedicated to birds, including the sparrow, blackbird, starling, lark, robin, pigeon, turtle dove, and many others. Illustrated with 10 full-page engravings of birds. Leather boards have been re-attached at some point, but binding remains firm; rubbed corners and edges; wear to boards; interior is clean and free of markings save normal age-toning to pages.