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SA Auction #93 begins on 19 Aug 2021

US Auction #8 begins on 01 Sep 2021

Captain Cecil D. Priest.

The Birds Of Southern Rhodesia., 4 Volumes.

Published: William Cloves and Sons, Limited., London, 1933 - 1936

Edition: 1933 - 1936

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The Birds of Southern Rhodesia, by Captain Cecil D. Priest, published and printed by William Clowes And Sons, Limited , London and Beccles. Volumes 1, 2, 3, and 4. Published 1933, 1934, 1935 and 1936.

Navy cloth boards with gilt lettering on the spines, wear to the corners of the boards and tops of the spines, some scuffing and marking to boards. Intermittent foxing and discolouration to the pages. Exlibris labels on the reverse side of top boards. Volume one has a small tear, 1cm to the top front end paper. 

Prolifically illustrated with map, colour plates and illustrations.

Captain Cecil D. Priest was a member of the South African Ornithological Society and Associate member of the American Ornithologists' Union.  

  • Binding Condition: Good
  • Overall Condition: Good
  • Size: 26,5 cm x 18,5 cm
  • Sold By: Hemingways Books
  • Contact Person: Noel Hunt
  • Country: South Africa
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