By John Gould Publisher : Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, Australia, 1972 Location : Australia Printed in Hong Kong.
Rs. 2,00,000 - 2,25,000
These eight volumes of John Gould’s The Birds of Australia are a complete set published in a limited edition by Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, Australia, 1972. Printed and bound in Hong Kong. Hardback brown cover with the title, author name and volume number embossed in gold on the spine. These books are a reproduction of the original books published by Richard and John E. Taylor in 1848. The volume four and eight of this set have several illustrations of birds on a double spread.