Item Detail

Item Number 6059
Title American Songbirds
Author Edey, Maitland A.
Condition VG/NONE
Publisher Random House
Place Published New York
Date Published 1940
Binding Hardcover
Notes The illustrated binding has pictures of birds on the front; the book itself is clean, straight & tight with no marks other than previous owner's gift inscription on the front facing page. It reads "Happy Birthday to Jane from Carter & Cynthia and dated May the twentieth, Nineteen-forty-one". The book has lots of color plates that were reproduced from ones in the State Museum at Albany, N.Y. The edges of the binding are worn and there is quite a bit of rubbing around the edges also, however the color illustration is pretty much free of rubbing and the color is still bright and colorful. Front & back pastedowns are decorated with images of birds. ; Color Plates; 11" x 9"; 71 pages
Keyword(s) Maitland A. Edey,Birds,Songbirds,American Songbirds,Bird Descriptions
Category(ies) Animals Insects Birds Reptiles,Anthropology Archaeology Earth Sciences,Texts Scholastic Reference Philosophy
Price $22.50