Greene | Parrots in Captivity, 1884-1887, [but 1892], 3 volumes
Greene | Parrots in Captivity, 1884-1887, [but 1892], 3 volumes
Greene | Parrots in Captivity, 1884-1887, [but 1892], 3 volumes
Greene | Parrots in Captivity, 1884-1887, [but 1892], 3 volumes
Greene | Parrots in Captivity, 1884-1887, [but 1892], 3 volumes
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Greene | Parrots in Captivity, 1884-1887, [but 1892], 3 volumes

Estimate: 1,000 - 1,500 GBP

Greene | Parrots in Captivity, 1884-1887, [but 1892], 3 volumes

Estimate: 1,000 - 1,500 GBP

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Lot Details

Description

GREENE, WILLIAM THOMAS

Parrots in Captivity. London: George Bell, 1884-1887 [but dated 1892 on spine]


3 volumes, 8vo (250 x 170mm.), 81 chromoxylographic plates, publisher's dark green pictorial cloth gilt, top edges gilt, very minor occasional spotting


A GOOD SET, without the rare unfinished fourth volume, begun in 1888.


LITERATURE:

Nissen IVB 393

Condition Report

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