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GRAVES'S BRITISH ORNITHOLOGY; ...
[Advertisement. 1826]
Graves's British ornithology: or the history of every known species of British birds. ... Also by the same, Ovarium Britannicum; being a correct delineation of the eggs of such birds as are natives of, or domesticated in Great Britain. ...
[London]: [1826].
[2] p. ; 21.2 cm. (4º)

Drop-head title. On buff paper. Advertisements in English and French. The text indicates that the 'Proprietorship of the above Literary Property having changed hands, it is intended to publish them in future at ... reduced prices', dated 'Saville Passage, Jan. 1st. 1826'. The verso advertises a six-volume set of 'Le Musée Francais', Paris, 1805 and 'Le Musée Royal', Paris, 1818 'most splendidly bound in russia, gilt leaves, ... in the best style of Mr. Charles Smith.'

Copy Notes Bound inserted after the title-page of George Lawford's Catalogue ... for the year 1826 (q.v.) with two other advertisements, in a collection of booksellers' price lists.

Binding Recent olive green binder's cloth, gilt-lettered spine, numbered '65' in a series of sale catalogue volumes. Bound February 1925.

Reference Number 5157


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