Octopus reprint 1982
8vo, glazed pictorial boards, slight dulling to boards. Gift inscription to front free endpaper o/w VG+ 360 gms
(Order reference 15286)
A magnificently illustrated guide to birds of woodland and mountain regions, with full descriptions of the birds, their habitats, distribution, nest structure and eggs. The general introduction covers such aspects as migration, hunting birds, falconry and nesting and over 150 colour illustrations show the markings and distinguishing characteristics of the birds and their eggs.