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Birds of Our Country. Their Eggs, Nests, Life, Haunts and Identification. 2 vols.
FINN, F. & ROBINSON, E. KAY

  • Birds of Our Country. Their Eggs, Nests, Life, Haunts and Identification. 2 vols.

30 colour plates, numerous other illus., index.

William Moorcroft (1872-1945), Potter, was born in Burslem. Having studied at the South Kensington School of Art, he returned to the Potteries and worked as a designer for James McIntyre & Co. In 1913 he left to set up his own pottery, which continues to this day. Contains William Moorcroft's distinctive sepia printed bookplate, the design of which is inspired by illuminated initials from medieval manuscripts.

30 colour plates, numerous other illus., index.

William Moorcroft (1872-1945), Potter, was born in Burslem. Having studied at the South Kensington School of Art, he returned to the Potteries and worked as a designer for James McIntyre & Co. In 1913 he left to set up his own pottery, which continues to this day. Contains William Moorcroft's distinctive sepia printed bookplate, the design of which is inspired by illuminated initials from medieval manuscripts.

Binding 4to orig. green cloth, spines gilt, a little wear on extremities,
Publication Hutchinson & Co, 1893. William Moorcroft's set with his bookplate.
  • Product Code: RGW14934
  • Availability: In Stock
  • £40.00