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Title:
The Birds of California: A Complete, Scientific and Popular Account of the 580 Species and Subspecies of Birds Found in the State

Author:
Dawson, William Leon

Place:
Los Angeles

Publisher:
South Moulton Co.

Date:
1923

Description:
3 vols. Illustrated with than 1100 half-tone cuts of Birds in Life, Nests, Eggs, and Favprote Haunts, from photographs by Donald R. Dickey, Wright M. Pierce, William L. Finley and the author, together with 44 drawings in the text and a series of 15 full-page color plates chiefly by Major Allan Brooks; color frontispiece; printed tissue-guards. 4to. Decorative green cloth, lettered in orange and black. "Students' Edition." Dawson's great work on California ornithology.

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Condition:
Spines a bit faded, light soiling and shelf wear; faint wear to front pastedown on Vol. I; wood-engraved bookplate of Janet & Mel Nickelsburg to Vol. II; glue stain to front pastedown of Vol. III, else very good to near fine.


 
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121478
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