The Birds of Scotland, with other poems

By: Grahame, James

Price: £85.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


Small octavo, pp 7, (5), 248, top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed, some pages slightly dusty internally, but generally in very good condition, bound in a late nineteenth century quarter morocco and pebbled cloth, gilt decorated spine with raised bands. An excellent copy. {The Oates-Selborne copy, with the bookplate of Robert Washington Oates; the library was later gifted to the Gilbert White Museum in 1955.}. [Rev. James Grahame {1765 - 1811), was a Scottish poet whose poems are full of quiet observation of country sights expressed in graceful verse. The Birds of Scotland, exemplifys both ornithological knowledge and descriptive ingenuity and ease.]

Title: The Birds of Scotland, with other poems

Author Name: Grahame, James

Categories: Ornithology, Poetry,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Edinburgh, James Ballantyne & Co.: 1806

Binding: Quarter leather

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 016790