Bird books abound, but this antique pocket guide is a keeper. Well worn with loving use, the color plates will take your breath away.
This 1920 edition titled Bird Guide by Chester A. Reed contains 228 pages. The book illustrates 'Land Birds - Song and Insectivorous Birds East of the Rockies.' Bound black cover with gold lettering. A thoughtful gift for the nature lover on your list.
- ONE antique pocket book titled Bird Guide ( as shown)
Good-fair antique condition with overall wear consistent with age and use. The pages show discoloration and freckling. Front and back cover has been bent with use. The binding has separated from the pages, but most pages remain intact. The color plates showing birds in their habitat are clear and bright. Not bad for a book that is over 100 years old!
- Materials: paper, ink, fabric
- Color: black, cream, gold plus various color plates