Parrots in Captivity, 3 volumes, complete.: Greene, W.T. Parrots in Captivity, 3 volumes, complete.: Greene, W.T. Parrots in Captivity, 3 volumes, complete.: Greene, W.T. Parrots in Captivity, 3 volumes, complete.: Greene, W.T.

Parrots in Captivity, 3 volumes, complete.

Greene, W.T.

Published by London: George Bell and Sons, -. First edition, 1884
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Pp. x, 144; xiv, 114; viii, 144, with 81 fine chromolithograph plates. Contemporary half red morocco over marbled boards with matching marbled endpapers, spine with five raised bands with gilt decorations and gilt-lettering, top edge gilt, lg 8vo. This important work details Cockatoos, Parakeets, Lories and Parrots. It is highly prized by interior decorators for the beauty of its plates - therefore complete copies have become difficult to obtain. A bright, clean copy in fine condition in a very fine binding. Bookseller Inventory # 2213

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Title: Parrots in Captivity, 3 volumes, complete.

Publisher: London: George Bell and Sons, -. First edition

Publication Date: 1884

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Natural History Books is an independent, rare book retailer operating out of Iowa City, IA. The business is owned and operated by Noriko and Russell Ciochon. We only sell books through our NHB website and other book service websites. We do not offer books for sale within the state of Iowa. We specialize in rare and hard to find books in all areas of natural history especially ornithology, herpetology, ichthyology, mammalogy, paleontology, botany, evolutionary biology and travel and exploration. Our rare and hard-to-find book section has many fine hand-colored plate books. Our latest acquisition is the ichthyology and aquarium fish collection of Ross Socolof Books of Florida. We are always buying natural history books – if you have a collection to offer, please contact us at noriko@naturalhistorybooks.com or by calling (319) 354-9088.

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