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Birds of Australia is the most comprehensive guide available to the extraordinary bird life of Australia. In 132 color plates of remarkable beauty and precision, Nicolas Day captures the details of all 770 of the continent's birds. A succinct text by Ken Simpson and other experts in the field addresses key points of identification while the book's unique handbook section discusses the breeding, behavior, feeding habits, evolution, and taxonomy of each bird family.
This sixth edition of Birds of Australia has been completely revised. It includes a full text overhaul in line with the new classification system, 18 new color plates, a completely revised handbook (partly illustrated in color), an extended color section on vagrant birds, over 200 new or redrawn black-and-white illustrations, and new range maps throughout.
Birds of Australia is carefully designed for field use. The book's weatherproof plastic binding, illustrated key to families, and field information and range maps adjacent to the plates make it the ideal book for birders to take into Australia's harsh deserts and tropical forests.
All readers--avid birders, ornithologists, students, and travelers to Australia--will find Birds of Australia an unrivaled introduction to the natural world of this remarkable continent.
About the Author: Ken Simpson is the author of Birds in Bass Strait and co-author of Birdwatching in Australia and New Zealand. Nicolas Day's published artwork includes Field Guide to the ACT and Birds of the Solomons, Vanuatu, and New Caledonia. Peter Trusler's art is showcased in Wildlife of Gondwana, Birds in Australian Gardens, popular bird charts, and the Australian Post's dinosaur stamp series.
Title: Birds of Australia
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication Date: 2000
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Princeton University Press, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Light wear from age. Overall good with no marks, damage, or labels. We Ship Daily! Satisfaction Guaranteed!. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000340168
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Book Description Princeton University Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: Good. 0691049955 Crisp pages. Tight binding. Light shelf wear on cover. No dust jacket. Some writing/underlining. Highlighting. Good reading copy. Bookseller Inventory # LWV-JP8L-F316
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Book Description 1999. Birds, Field Guides. Princeton University Press. Very good - near fine vinyl cover with dust jacket 440p. Bookseller Inventory # 5912
Book Description Princeton University Press, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: Used: Very Good. A little shelf wear to the cover, but pages appear clean and unmarked. Bookseller Inventory # CONE4-259m
Book Description Princeton Univ Press, Princeton, New Jersey, 2000. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine D. J. Sixth Edition. Fine sixth edition with fine dust jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 032284
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Book Description Princeton University Press, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # P020691049955
Book Description Princeton University Press, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: Like New. Almost new condition. Bookseller Inventory # P010691049955