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22 September 2004
BAKER, Edward Charles Stuart. The Birds of Cachar, Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society Vols. VIII-XIII, Bombay: 1900-01. 8° (240 x 152mm). 7 chromolithographed plates after the author. Contemporary half calf (rubbed). Provenance: Ornithologische Bibliothek (library stamp).
MILNE-EDWARDS, A. Recherches sur la Faune Ornithologique Eteinte des Iles Mascareignes et de Madagascar, Paris: G. Masson, 1866-73. 2° (312 x 235mm). (Occasional light spotting.) Original green cloth (worn at corners).
With another 3 related works, T. C. Eyton's A History of the Rarer British Birds (London, 1836), B. E. Smythies' Birds of Burma (Rangoon, 1940), L. M. Loomis' Expedition so the California Academy of Sciences of the Galapagos Islands, 1905-1906, XII, A Review of the Albatrosses, Petrels and Diving Petrels (San Francisco, 1918). (5)
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