* [NATURAL HISTORY]. JONES, Thomas Rymer (1810-1880). Cassell's Book of Birds. London: Cassell, Petter, and Galpin, [ca 1870].
4 volumes in 2, 4to (260 x 182 mm). 40 chromolithographic plates of birds and eggs, numerous in-text illustrations. Contemporary half red morocco gilt (some light wear or soiling). FIRST EDITION IN ENGLISH, based the "Birds" section of Alfred Edmund Brehm's scientific reference work Brehms Tierleben.
Property from the Estate of William Lipton, New York, New York