Item #H357 Provincial Names and Folk Lore of British Birds. Charles Rev Swainson.

Provincial Names and Folk Lore of British Birds

Publisher: English Dialect Society, 1885.
Status: Out of print
Binding: Hardcover.
Condition: Near Fine.
Pages: 243

1855. Original wrappers bound in blue buckram. 'My object has been to gather from various quarters the provincial names of our wild British birds [all notices of domesticated species omitted], as well as the popular sayings and superstitions attached to them, illustrating these, if possible by references to similar beliefs prevalent among other nations' - Swainson.

Item #H357

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