Collins, 1977, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: John Olsen
128 pp., introduction by author, further reading and index. There are 9 full paged and 4 double page color illustrations by John Olsen, one illustration being the frontispiece . Also illustrating the text are numerous black and white photographs. Illustrated endpapers [both different), showing various sketches of birds by the artist. Dark blue boards with gilt writing on the spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, by John Olsen, with maroon coloured writing on front cover and on spine. This book formed the basis of television series, and in seven stories tells of the interaction of man and bird. The corners slightly rubbed and there is quite noticeable shelf wear on bottom edge of the book. There has been slight fading of the covers along top edge. Minor rubbing to the dustwrapper edges and dustwrapper panels. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: John Olsen. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; Art -- Australian ; Conservation ; Natural History -- Ornithology ; Art & Design. ISBN: 0002114461. ISBN/EAN: 9780002114462. Inventory No: 0100414.