Publisher:Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, 1978
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1978, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Tim Halliday
895 g.; VII, 8-296 pages, foreword by Bruce Campbell, acknowledgements, list of illustrations preface by author, notes and bibliography , appendix and index. Map illustrated endpapers, showing the six faunal regions of the world. The text is illustrated with both 16 coloured plates, 46 black-and-white drawing all executed by author. Green coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. A little bumping to the lower book corners and lower backstrip edge and rubbing and fading to all book edges. A few dust marks to the top of edge. Illustrated dust wrapper with green, blue and black titles to the front panel and blue and black titles to the backstrip. A little rubbing to the dustwrapper edges and dustwrapper panels. Fading to the backstrip and to the top dustwrapper edge. Clipping of the dustwrapper, front fold over, top right hand corner. Black-and-white photographs of author to the rear fold over panel. A book about the evolution of birds and their somewhat rocky relationship with humankind. This is the First USA Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Tim Halliday. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0030435617. ISBN/EAN: 9780030435614. Inventory No: 0109628.