Lansdowne Press, 1972, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Signed by Author
96 pp., preface, index. Text illustrated with colour of and black and white photographs and line drawings . There is a sticker on the title page which proclaims "for her help and encouragement and 'putting up' with the clacking of my old typewriter, I dedicate this book to my wife, Thelma" signed Les de Ross. Green coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. Minor shelf wear evident on the bottom edge of the book. Photographic dustwrapper, which is protected, with the green back ground with yellow writing on the spine. There is evidence of browning on the verso of the dustwrapper. This book is "both an introduction to the field and a complete and expert guide for both large-scale aviculturist and owners of small aviaries.". -- from the front fold over panel blurb. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; Hobbies ; Natural History -- Ornithology ; Signed by Author. ISBN: 070180145X. ISBN/EAN: 9780701801458. Inventory No: 0100148.