FIELDBOOK WILD BIRDS & THEIR MUSIC F S MATHEWS 1907
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Price : US $9.99
Here you see an excellent copy of Fieldbook of Wild Birds and Their Music, by F. Schuyler Mathews, 1907. 'A descripton of the character and music of birds, intended to assist in the identification of species common in the eastern United States.. with numerous reproductions of watercolor and pen-and-ink studies of birds, and complete musical notations of bird songs by the author.' G.P. Putman's Sons, Knickerbocker Press.
262 pages in excellent, clean, bright condition with the lightest age-related discoloration around edges. Name in nice fountain pen inside front cover. Hc with gold decoration on front in excellent condition, some wear on edges and spine, a few small dots on surface--very good.
Includes index, lots of full-page color and b/w images, lots of music, and really interesting musical commentary: 'The following 3 songs belong to a grandfather, son and grandson respectively; the family resemblance of the music is, to say the least, remarkable..'
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This book is sold (sold on 2008-08-30)
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