Enter> Birds' Eggs and Nests. London; A & C Black, LTD.Black's 2/6 Nature Series. Fantastic antique prize binding with large gold design on both front and rear covers.
Awarded on 1939, by St. Paul's School to S. Booth for Model Petrol Engine. Illustrated with sixteen, tissue guarded, full page plates, eight in color.Bound in three-quarter leather with bright gold lettering and design. Leather is fully intact, and surprisingly for a book of this age there is only very light shelf wear. Binding is tight and square with clean white pages.
Color plates are all still very bright; interior pages are nearly perfect. Overall a very well preserved antique book.
The item "BIRD EGGS & NESTS 8 Color Plates ANTIQUE PRIZE BINDING Ornithology WATCHING Rare" is in sale since Friday, December 27, 2013. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "edition_deluxe_rarebooksllc" and is located in Portland, Oregon. This item can be shipped worldwide.