e father R. B. Sheridan". Decr 11th 1853." Brunet I, 1080 (omitting this edition); Nissen IVB 115; Sitwell Fine Bird Books 1700-1900 p.78; Zimmer I, 64. " /> BOLTON, James. <I>Harmonia Ruralis; or, an Essay towards a Natural History of British Song Birds: illustrated with figures, the size of life, of the birds, male and female, in their most natural attitudes; their nests and eggs ... a new edition,</I> London: Henry G. Bohn, 1845. 2 volumes bound in one, 4° (292 x 235mm.), hand-coloured engraved frontispiece and 80 plates (the second vol. with duplicate title to vol. one, occasional light spotting mainly to text), contemporary green half morocco gilt (extremities rubbed), g.e., the front free endpaper inscribed, "To my dear boy Brinsley on his birth day from his affect<V>e father R. B. Sheridan". Dec<V>r 11th 1853." Brunet I, 1080 (omitting this edition); Nissen IVB 115; Sitwell <I>Fine Bird Books 1700-1900</I> p.78; Zimmer I, 64. | Christie's