Cassell's Book of Birds

 

The Illustrated Book of Birds  one of the most popular books from its first edition in 1880 to the present time. It is noted for its crisp, beautiful chromolithographs.

Artist: Thomas Ryner Jones

Medium: Chromolithography

Date: 1810-1880

Plate Size: 10" x 7 ½"

Condition: Excellent

 

$75 each

 

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The Red Backed Shrike
The Red Backed Shrike
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The Sharp Billed Oriole
The Sharp Billed Oriole
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The Oronoko Coracina
The Oronoko Coracina
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The Nightgale
The Nightgale
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The Purple Crested Corythaix
The Purple Crested Corythaix
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The Tawny Goatsucker
The Tawny Goatsucker
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Waglers Cassicus
Waglers Cassicus
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The Lapwing
The Lapwing
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Ruby Bird of Paradise
Ruby Bird of Paradise
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The Blue Grandala
The Blue Grandala
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The Ground Parrakeet
The Ground Parrakeet
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The Angola Vuliure
The Angola Vuliure
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Sparrow Hawk
Sparrow Hawk
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Common Tern
Common Tern
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The Imperial Eagle
The Imperial Eagle
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The Houbara
The Houbara
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Ruddy Shieldrake
Ruddy Shieldrake
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Hastings Tragopan
Hastings Tragopan
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Puffin
Puffin
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Squacco Heron
Squacco Heron
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Whiskered Fantail
Whiskered Fantail
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Rock Pigeon
Rock Pigeon
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Ptarmigan
Ptarmigan
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Painted Spur-Fowl
Painted Spur-Fowl
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Goldfinch
Goldfinch
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Crimson Topaz
Crimson Topaz
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Chinese Jacana
Chinese Jacana
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Sanguine Francolin
Sanguine Francolin
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Northern Diver
Northern Diver
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Blue Striped Lory
Blue Striped Lory
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Mandarin Duck
Mandarin Duck
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