The Book of Birds: The First Work Presenting in Full Color All the Major Species of the United ...

The Book of Birds: The First Work Presenting in Full Color All the Major Species of the United States and Canada

Grosvenor, Gilbert, and Alexander Wetmore, eds.; color portraits by Allan Brooks

Published by Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 1937
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Title: The Book of Birds: The First Work Presenting...

Publisher: Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society

Publication Date: 1937

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

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2 vols. with many b&w photos plus paintings. Vol. 1, 356 p., Vol. 2, 374 p. Volume 1 covers diving, ocean, wading, game, and shore birds, and swimmers, wild fowl, and birds of prey. Volume 2 covers owls, woodpeckers, flycatchers, crows, jays, orioles, creepers, thrushes, swallows, tanagers, wrens, warblers, hummingbirds, finches, and sparrows. Index in each volume. Green cloth, very good with some fading of covers and toning to spines and light wear at head and foot; no dust jackets. Extra postage will be required. Bookseller Inventory # 20089GG

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