Revd. F. O. Morris – The History Of British Birds 1891 Complete 6 Volumes
Rev. F. O. Morris, – A History Of British Birds published in 1891.
A fully complete set over the 6 volumes in stunning uniform green cloth binding with gilt decoration.
Extensively illustrated throughout with 394 hand tinted ornithological colour plates.
A wonderful set of highly sought after Ornithological reference.
Each volume dated 1891 on title page and stated third edition. Volumes III, IV, & V are dated 1895 at the foot of the spine, presumed later issue binding.
In overall good condition, the plates still nice and bright with little to no marking or stains. Some rubbing to bindings with some age related wear as illustrated.
One small area of indentation to back cover in one volume. This is shown in the listing images. Gilding good across all volumes.