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Harmonia ruralis; or, an essay towards a natural history of British song birds

Bolton, James naturalist

Harmonia ruralis; or, an essay towards a natural history of British song birds

... Illustrated with figures the size of life, of the birds, male and female, in their most natural attitudes; their nests and eggs, food, favourite plants, shrubs, trees, &c. &c. Faithfully drawn, engraved, and coloured after nature ... By James Bolton.

by Bolton, James naturalist

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Published by Printed [by Nicolson and Co.] for and sold by the author, at Stannary, near Halifax; sold also by B. and J. White, in London, and may be had of all other booksellers in [Manchester] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 5101, no. 1.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination2v.(viiip.,82leaves), plates
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17024634M

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[James Bolton, naturalist.]. Harmonia Ruralis; or, an Essay towards a Natural History of British Song Birds. Stannary and London: for the Author, 2 parts in one volume, 4° ( x mm). Hand-coloured etched frontispiece and 80 hand-coloured etched plates by Bolton. Contemporary green half morocco, marbled edges (rebacked, old spine laid down).

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7 " 7/8 x 11" (20,0 x 28,0 cm) Descri ption. Copper engraving. Names in English. Rare w ith b eautiful original hand Rating: % positive. harmonia ruralis; or, an essay towards a natural history of british song birds a new edition, revised and very considerably augmented.

london: w. simpkin and r. marshall,   James Bolton, painter, illustrator and 'good field naturalist' (Jackson) remained in Yorkshire throughout his life, making studies of plants, insects and birds.

Having published works on ferns and fungi, from he began a series of drawings of British song birds, publishing Harmonia Ruralis with etched plates in The piece was taken from an illutrated book titled Harmonia Ruralis; Or, An Essay Towards a Natural History of British Song Birds printed from to the mid s by London publisher W.T.

Gilling. The piece is matted with beige linen and framed under Tru Vue Museum Glass in a wooden frame with mahogany finish. A history of British birds. Six volumes, 10 1/4" x 6" A complete set of an early edition of the classic bird book, complete in a set of six volumes, in original blind-stamped blue cloth, with gilt decorations on spines & front covers, illustrated with coloured wood engravings by Benjamin Fawcett.Harmonia Ruralis, Or An Essay Towards A Natural History Of British Song Birds, Vol.

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