Cassell's Book of Caged Birds

 

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

Author[s]: W. A. Blakston, W. Swaysland & August F. Wiener, F.Z.S.

Artist: W.Routledge and W.Ludlow

Medium: Chromolithography

Publisher: Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co., London, Paris & NY   

Date: 1877-1880

Size: 8" x 10 ¾"

Condition: Very Good

 

$50 each

 

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Conure, Parrakeet
Conure, Parrakeet
Woodpecker Jay
Woodpecker Jay
Weaver-Bird
Weaver-Bird
Pipit, Skylark, Woodlark
Pipit, Skylark, Woodlark
Parakeet
Parakeet
Starling, Mynah
Starling, Mynah
Norwich Cararies
Norwich Cararies
Finch, Waxbill
Finch, Waxbill
Nun, Sparrow
Nun, Sparrow
Song Thrush Blackbird
Song Thrush Blackbird
Titmouse
Titmouse
Mannikin, Sparrow, Nutmeg
Mannikin, Sparrow, Nutmeg
Parrot Finch
Parrot Finch
Norwich Canaries
Norwich Canaries
Black-Headed Bunting
Black-Headed Bunting
Black-Cap
Black-Cap
Belcian Canaries
Belcian Canaries
Scotch Fancy Canaries
Scotch Fancy Canaries
Orange Bishop, Weaver, Finch
Orange Bishop, Weaver, Finch
Robin, Wren, Redstart, Wheatear
Robin, Wren, Redstart, Wheatear
Finch, Mannikin, Etc.
Finch, Mannikin, Etc.
Finch Male Female
Finch Male Female
Fieldfare Starling
Fieldfare Starling
Goldfinch & Canary Mules
Goldfinch & Canary Mules
Wydah Bird
Wydah Bird
Assorted Finch
Assorted Finch
Lizard Canaries
Lizard Canaries
Goldfinch & Canary Mule
Goldfinch & Canary Mule
Canary, Goldfinch
Canary, Goldfinch