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W.J. Gordon - Our Country's Series - 5 volumes - [ca. 1910]

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165 colour plates - Charts and index - Scarce titles

Number of Books: 5
Author/ Illustrator: W. J. Gordon
Book Title: Our Country Series
Condition: Good
Publication year oldest item: 1910
Edition: Other
Language: English
Publisher: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co
Binding/ Material: Hardback

Five books from the "Our Country Series".
Books of uniform size 19.5 x 14 cm.
Olive green cover with title and illustration.
Title on spine, colour top page edge and endpapers.

Book 1.
Our Country's Flowers and How to Know Them;
being a complete guide to the flowers and ferns of Britain.
Illustrated by John Allen.
v, 154 pages + colour frontispiece + 32 colour plates.
Species index + charts + in-text illustrations.

Book 2.
Our Country's Birds and How to Know Them.
A guide to all the birds of Great Britain.
Illustrated by G. Willis and R. E. Holding.
vii, 152 pages + colour frontispiece + 32 colour plates.
Species index + charts + in-text illustrations.

Book 3.
Our Country's Butterflies and Moths and How to Know Them.
A Guide to the Lepidoptera of Great Britain.
With a thousand examples in colour by H. Lynn.
vii, 150 pages + colour frontispiece + 32 colour plates.
Species index + charts + in-text illustrations.

Book 4.
Our Country's Shells and How to Know Them.
A Guide to the British Mollusca.
Illustrations and diagrams by A. Lambert.
iv, 152 pages + colour frontispiece + 32 colour plates.
Species index + charts + in-text illustrations.

Book 5.
Our Country's Fishes and How to Know Them.
A Guide to all the Fishes of Great Britain.
Sketches and illustrations by A. Lambert.
vii, 152 pages + colour frontispiece + 32 colour plates.
Species index + charts + in-text illustrations.

Very scarce copies.

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