MORRIS, F.O. A natural history of the nest and eggs of British birds. George Bell and Sons. 1875.
8vo. 3 vols. Original green cloth, gilt vignette of nest to upper boards, elaborate gilt spines; pp. iv + 164 + 8 [ads.], viii + 164 + 8 [ads], iv + 171 + [8 [ads], 232 chromolithographed plates; previous owner's inscriptions to prelims, tape repairs to top edges of two advertisement leaves in vol I, very good.
Second edition. A very nice copy of Morris's companion work to his British Birds. The illustrations are renowned for the accuracy of their colours.