A Natural History of Uncommon Birds. Gleanings of Natural History

George Edwards

Binding in green morocco 28 x 23 x 3 cm (11 x 9 x 1 in.) London - 1743-1764

"At its date the Natural History and gleanings was are of the most important of all Bird Books, both as a Fine Bird Book and a work on ornithology. It is still high on each list." (Fine Bird Books).

A copy with 362 engravings of birds, mammals and plants, water colored at the time, preserved in its contemporary green morocco bonding.


Librairie Amélie Sourget

"Books, Maps and Manuscripts"

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