1828 Ornithologia or the Birds A Poem in Two Parts With an Introduction to their Natural History
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First Edition, Illustrated, Leather Binding, Very Scarce
The first edition.
A very scarce poem, written by James Jennings. Jennings also wrote 'The Pleasures of Ornithology. A Poem' and 'Observations on the Dialects of the West of England'.
An illustrated frontispiece and a vignette title page to both parts.
Gift inscription to the head of title page, dated 1847.
In a half calf binding, with paper covered boards. Externally, very smart. Patches of light rubbing to the paper covered boards as well as to the joints and extremities.
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