Item #21425 THE BOOK OF BIRDS. Dr. Gilbert Grosvenor, President of the National Geographic Society, National Geographic Society, Foreword.


Washington DC: National Geographic Society, 1925. First printing. Cloth. 7" x 10". 215pp. illus. wth 331 color portraits of North American Birds from paintings by Louis Agassiz Fuertes and 94 illus. in b&w. Previous owners signature at the top of the front flyleaf. Includes forward by Dr. Gilbert Grosvenor, Common Birds of Town and Country by Dr. Henry Henshaw, How Birds Can Take their Own Portraits by by George Shiras 3rd, Encouraging Birds Around the House by Krederick H. Kennard, Our Greatest Travelers by Wells Cooke, The World Record for Feathered Friends. Near Fine / No dust jacket. Item #21425

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