Publisher:Cassell Australia, Stanmore, New South Wales, 1979
Cassell Australia, 1979, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Gladys O'Grady
283pp., foreword by Terence Lindsay, index. The text is illustrated with full colour reproductions of paintings of Gladys O'Grady. Coloured endpapers. Black coloured boards with white writing on spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, showing Plumed Egret, with black background and white writing on front panel and spine. This book illustrates an extensive range birds found on the East Coast of Australia, with either eggs or young. The artist has been studying birdlife all of her 85 years, and the accompanying text has an emphasis on nesting and breeding habits of the birds illustrated. Slight rubbing of the bottom edge of the dustwrapper, and the lower corners of the boards; otherwise very good order. Size: 8vo - over 7�" - 9�" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Gladys O'Grady. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; Natural History -- Ornithology; Australia; ISBN: 0726966509. ISBN/EAN: 9780726966507. Inventory No: 0208183.