4to. 23 cm x 17 cm. , v-x, 1-404, ,  (publisher's advertisements) pp. With 100 beautiful illustrations (water-color drawings) done by H.E. Dresser. Brown cloth lettered in gilt on the front board and spine, with decorations stamped on the front board and spine in pink, orange, and brown; top edge gilt. A wonderful volume on the birds of Great Britain, a striking publisher's binding. A Near Fine volume with a tiny dog ear to a few leaves and minor wear and toning to the flyleaves.