History of the Birds of Kansas

By Goss, N.S.

SKU# 15941

$ 42.00

Pp. 692, (1); 35 black-and-white photo-plates (photogravure illustrations of 529 birds). Publisher’s original brown cloth, ornately blind-stamped on the front and rear cover with beveled edges, lettered in gilt on the spine and front cover, gold floral decorated endpapers, all page edges are marbled, sm 4to (10 1/4 x 7 1/4 inches). An early review of the 343 avian species and subspecies that inhabit Kansas. In 2015 some of these species are no longer found in the state. No ownership marks and no signs of use.

Publisher Geo W. Crane
Publisher Place Topeka
Date Published 1891
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Near fine
Condition Description Spine cloth slightly lightened by the sun, one spot on front cover; this is a bright and clean very attractive copy in near fine condition.
Limited Edition