A BIRD COLLECTOR'S MEDLEY. By E.C. Arnold, M.A. With twelve coloured and eight collotype plates from drawings by the author, and various illustrations in the text.

A BIRD COLLECTOR'S MEDLEY. By E.C. Arnold, M.A. With twelve coloured and eight collotype plates from drawings by the author, and various illustrations in the text.
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Author Arnold (E.C.).
Book Code 47981
ISBN B06XPWCYW9
Book Description Slight marks to cover, end-paper name, but a very good copy.

1907 1st edition. 4to (190 x 253mm). Ppviii,144. Colour & b&w plates, text photographs. Green cloth, titled in gilt on spine & upper board.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1907
Publisher West, Newman & Co., London &
Place Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., London.
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An interesting account of the amateur bird collector and taxidermist, with much on wildfowling, punt-gunning and rough shooting. Despite pleas for conservation, much of the book is about obtaining rarities and song-birds for taxidermy.

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