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Charming Tiny Art Deco Book, Glimpses of Familiar Birds, Beautiful Watercolor Illustrations Pristine Notes Section Great Gift for Bird Lover

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Amazingly charming Art Deco era bird book!

"Glimpses of Familiar Birds," by William H. Carr....subhead: Land Birds of North America, East of the Rocky Mountains (excluding birds of prey).

Wonderful front endpapers feature a diagram of a robin, hand sketched with all body parts hand lettered, from toes to rump to crown.

The back endpapers focus on how to measure birds, from the tiny hummingbird to the brawny crow.

Inside, scores of birds are described on the left-hand page, with a beautiful color illustration of the bird on the right, all drawn by Merle V. Keith. Under each color picture there are lines for notes. Nobody ever wrote in this book, so all the notes sections are pristine.

Published by Samuel Gabriel Sons & Company, 157 clean, strongly bound pages.

A treasure!


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