A history of British birds, indigenous and migratory: including their organization, habits, and relations ; remarks on classification and nomenclature ; an account of the principal organs of birds, and observations relative to practical ornithology.
Printed for Scott, Webster, and Geary, London, 1837.
5 v., ill., 23 cm.
Notes: Vols. 4-5 published by W.S. Orr and Co. "W. Burness, printer, Edinburgh"--Colophon (v.1-3). Vol. 1: xv, 631 p., IX leaves of plates; v.2: xii, 503 p., X-XIII leaves of plates; v.3: xii, 768 [i.e. 772] p., XIV-XXII leaves of plates (numbers 480-483 incorrectly repeated in pagination); v.4: xxviii, 688 p., XXIII-XXV leaves of plates; v.5: xx, 677 p., XXVII-XXIX leaves of plates. Includes indexes.