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Fine Bird Books 1700-1900
Fine Bird Books 1700-1900

Fine Bird Books 1700-1900

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Fine Bird Books


by Sacheverell Sitwell & Handasyde Buchanan

and James Fisher

With a Forward by S. Dillon Ripley



The Atlantic Monthly Press.  New York. 1990.  First American Edition.  (First Printed in Great Britain 1953)

  • 180 pages. A comprehensive guide to collectible colourplate books. 
  • Amazing full color plates of numerous rare bird images. 


Volume is bound in navy blue cloth. Gold embossed letting on spine. No visible wear to cloth cover.  Book in Fine condition  Inside pages of books clean and bright.  Binding tight, nothing loose. No marks, scratches or stamps.  Dust jacket in near Fine condition, no scratches or shelf wear.  Spine is slightly faded (seems to be the trend for this edition.)


  • Overall dimensions 12" x 9 1/2” x 1".

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