Collectors Item 2

Special bookshop in Hermanus South Africa

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Hemingways of Hermanus has a wide variety of collectors items on the shelves. The latest arrivals are mentioned on this page (opens in new window).

THE HISTORY OF BRITISH BIRDS

VOL. 1   Printed in 1797 and containing the history and description of land birds.

VOL. II  Printed in 1804 and containing the history and description of water birds.

 Both volumes illustrated with figures engraved on wood by T. Bewick and are contained in one binding.  The binding has a leather spine and the cover shows minimum wear to top edges of the boards.  Some slight foxing on front and back end covers otherwise in fine condition.  Price : R18 000.

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