The Birds of The British Isles and Their Eggs Second Series by T. A. Coward, et al
1950. 8th Edition. 384 pages. Pictorial dust jacket over brown cloth with lettering. Contains black and white and colour plates. Moderate tanning, with light foxing and marking to pages. Heavy tanning to text block edges. Some rub-marking and tanning to pastedowns and endpapers. Cracking to front hinge, with exposed netting. Previous owner's inscriptions to frontispiece. Boards have moderate shelf wear, with rubbing and marking. Light bumping to corners and moderate crushing to spine ends. Binding remains firm. Unclipped jacket with heavy edge wear, large tears and chipping, causing loss around edges and spine. Heavy tanning and creasing, with rubbing and marking.