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$200 - $300

Title:
The Speaking Parrots: A Scientific Manual
Author:
Russ, Karl
Place:
London
Publisher:
L. Upcott Gill
Date:
[1884]
Description:
vi, 296 pp. Translated by Leonora Schultze. Illustrated with 8 wood-engraved plates printed in colors; 9 black & white plates. 7¾x5, original color pictorial cloth lettered in gilt. Lovely color wood engravings of parrots.
Lot Amendments
Condition:
Spine ends chipped and frayed, head well so, corners worn, split along rear joint; quite shaken, hinges cracking, paper label affixed to front pastedown, else good to very good, plates bright.
 
Item number:
125503
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