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A Vertebrate Fauna of Argyll and The Inner Hebrides

A Vertebrate Fauna of Argyll and The Inner Hebrides

SKU : SLS-BK103
£100.00Prix

Title: A Vertebrate Fauna of Argyll and The Inner Hebrides
Author: J. A. Harvie-Brown & Thomas E. Buckley
Publisher: David Douglas, Edinburgh
Date: 1892

 

Hardback - 1st Edition - Rare

Includes folding linen backed colour map of Argyll & the inner Hebridean Islands - in fine condition

  • Additional Product Information

    A rare and impressive edition and an important study of the Scottish natural world.

    John Alexander Harvie-Brown(1844-1916) was an eminent Victorian Scottish ornithologist & naturalist who wrote and recorded in numerous books his studies of the natural world.

    This book is an encyclopaedic record of birds, mammals & reptiles across the western isles and Argyll and one of a five volume record of Scottish wildlife.

  • Condition Notes

    Excellent preserved  handsome 1st edition volume.

    Cover boards are clean with bending on corners and some minor creasing along bottom edges front and back. Some sun fading on the spine and some fraying of edges at top and bottom however gilt titles remain bright and clean.

    Inside pages are bright and clean with some light tanning at the edges throughout the book. Gilt edged paging along the top of the volume. Original marker ribbon still present but detached.

    All Illustrations clean with original tissue protection.

     

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