The Birds of Burma, second edition

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The Birds of Burma, second edition

By Smythies, Bertram E.

SKU# 18307

$ 45.00

Pp. xxxix, 668, 31 color plates from paintings by Alan Hughs, one large folding color-highlighted map at rear.  Publisher’s original green cloth, gilt-lettered on spine, color pictorial dust jacket with black background lettered in white and with a wild game cock on the front cover, lg 8vo. This edition is revised from the very rare first edition which was first put on sale in Rangoon in January 1941.  See also Ripley 269.

Publisher Oliver and Boyd
Publisher Place Edinburgh
Date Published 1953
Date Published Estimated No
Edition Second edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description A few rub marks to dust jacket spine; a bright and clean copy in fine condition in a complete near fine dust jacket.
Limited Edition