SHELLEY, George Ernest. A Monograph of the Nectariniidae, or Family of Sun-Birds. London: by the author, 1876-80.
4°(320 x 245mm.). 121 hand-coloured lithographed plates by J.G.Keulemans, coloured by W.Hart (title very lightly spotted). Late 19th Century red half morocco, t.e.g. (joints slightly rubbed). Provenance: Peter Dowding Prankerd (armorial bookplate). Nissen IVB 873; Fine Bird Books p.108.