The Bird Observers Club, Melbourne, 1964, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Peg Maltby
88 pages, last two blank, introduction by Jack Hyett, preface by author, list of illustrations, index scientific names and common names. The text is illustrated with 13 coloured plates of various honeyeaters by Peg Maltby. Pale orange boards with silver illustration on front panel and silver writing on front panel and spine. Minor rubbing to the head and the heel of spine. Inserted loosely is an errata slip between front paste down and ffep. Illustrated dustwrapper, by Peg Maltby, with white background and gilt writing on front panel and spine. Dustwrapper is slightly rubbed and there is some creasing on top edge on front panel. This book is for the field observation of the Australian honeyeaters. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Peg Maltby. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Natural History -- Ornithology ; Australia; Inventory No: 0100487.