IVB 939; Zimmer p.635: "A series of splendid plates accompanied by notes on the general habits of the species which are illustrated."" /> THORBURN, Archibald (1860-1835). <I>Game Birds and Wild-Fowl of Great Britain and Ireland,</I> London: Longmans, 1923. 4° (374 x 275mm). Half title, title printed in red and black, 30 coloured plates by Archibald Thorburn. Original red cloth gilt (spine faded, head of spine frayed, extremities lightly rubbed). <I>Provenance</I>: "H. B. Turner from K. V. T., Nov. 1st 1923" (inscription on front free endpaper). Nissen <I>IVB</I> 939; Zimmer p.635: "A series of splendid plates accompanied by notes on the general habits of the species which are illustrated." | Christie's