British Birds and Their Nests 1967
Gowers And Burgons Birds, Butterflies & Moths British Birds and Their Nests 1967 British Birds and Their Nests 1967 25 - We love this set which contains charming colour drawings of birds and their nests. Included are the Lapwing defending its speckled eggs, the Robin who has made a fine nest in an old kettle, a Song Thrush with a nest of green-blue eggs, a male and female Blackbird struggling to keep their large brood fed, the colourful Jay, the concealed nest of the Snipe, the grand nest of a Rook, the sparse nest of the Herring Gull, a Curlew and chicks, the unusual nest of the Reed Warbler, a Little Owl and nest, the bulky nest of the Yellow Hammer, a Barn Owl and eggs, a Chaffinch and its tidy nest, a Starling who has made its next in an old building, the distinctive Magpie, nesting Blackcaps, House Martins and their mud nests under the house eaves, roof nesting House Sparrows and Swifts, a Long-Tailed Tit which lines its nest with feathers, the Golden Plover which uses practically no nesting material, the fir tree living Goldcrest, a Sandwich Tern nesting on a shallow hole in the sand and the glorious Kestral with its nest high in the trees. There is plenty of interesting information on the backs of these cards which are size 67 x 36mm
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British Birds and Their Nests 1967

Issuer: Gowers And Burgons Condition: Mint * These are original and NOT reprints Description: We love this set which contains charming colour drawings of birds and their nests. Included are the Lapwing defending its speckled eggs, the Robin who has made a fine nest in an old kettle, a Song Thrush with a nest of green-blue eggs, a male and female Blackbird struggling to keep their large brood fed, the colourful Jay, the concealed nest of the Snipe, the grand nest of a Rook, the sparse nest of the Herring Gull, a Curlew and chicks, the unusual nest of the Reed Warbler, a Little Owl and nest, the bulky nest of the Yellow Hammer, a Barn Owl and eggs, a Chaffinch and its tidy nest, a Starling who has made its next in an old building, the distinctive Magpie, nesting Blackcaps, House Martins and their mud nests under the house eaves, roof nesting House Sparrows and Swifts, a Long-Tailed Tit which lines its nest with feathers, the Golden Plover which uses practically no nesting material, the fir tree living Goldcrest, a Sandwich Tern nesting on a shallow hole in the sand and the glorious Kestral with its nest high in the trees. There is plenty of interesting information on the backs of these cards which are size 67 x 36mm Number of cards in set: 25

Price for complete set: Only £9.00

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