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Thompson, Stuart L.

Published by The Book Society of Canada, 1958
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From Live Oak Booksellers (Langley, WA, U.S.A.)

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8vo. (22 cm.) vi, 90p. Profusely illustrated with black and white drawings by John A. Crosby and an Identification Key in color by Robert Kunz. Frontispiece black and white drawing of Stuart L. Thompson [and his children?] by Fred Finley. Green cloth blind stamped in gilt letters on the front cover and the spine. Color pictorial onlays to front cover which are reproductions of parts of the Color Identification Key. Front pastedown and first two pages comprise the Color Identification Key. Books for Further Study and Alphabetical Index of French-Canadian Names [of birds] and Alphabetical Index of Scientific Names [of birds]. Full descriptions, including appearance, voice, habitat, range, etc., for each of the birds listed. Very minor wear to extremities, gilt somewhat dulled, else very good and better with no internal markings. The Color Identification Key, which shows identifying marks such as size, head, back, wing, tail, breast, sides, and habitat is a handy tool to use. Stuart Thompson was also the author of OUTDOOR RAMBLES and, incidentally, the nephew of Ernest Thompson Seton. Bookseller Inventory # 006283

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Bibliographic Details


Publisher: The Book Society of Canada

Publication Date: 1958

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: John A. Crosby and Robert Kunz

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: 1st Edition

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