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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.


 
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125503
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