The Bird Book 1914 Chester A. Reed ~ First Edition published by Charles Reed ~ Ornithology ~ Color Illustrations


Title: The Bird Book: Illustrating in Natural Colors More Than Seven Hundred North American Birds, also Several Hundred Photographs of Their Nests and Eggs

Author: Chester A. Reed, S. B.

Description: First Edition, published by Chas. K. Reed, February 1914. Green pebbled cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine and front cover. Lightly worn at spine ends and corners. Interior is unmarked and generally clean. A few leaves show some edgewear. Rear endpapers cracked at gutter, but hinge is strong. pp. 472, plus [8] advertisements for the publications of Charles K. Reed.

The final book by Chester Albert Reed (1876-1912), posthumously published by his father, Charles K. Reed. It was reissued the following year by Doubleday, Page & Company.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Chas. K. Reed
Place: Worcester, Mass.
Year: 1914

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