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Synopsis: Mauritius, the green and mountainous island in the Indian Ocean, once the home of the ill-fated dod, by the 1970s still had many unique but seriously endangered species. To rescue some of them from extinction, Gerald Durrell passed uncomfortable nights in the jungle looking for bats and pink pigeons, spending his spare time exploring the enchanted worlds of the coral reefs. By the end of his trip, he had an extraordinary collection of animals to take to his Jersey sanctuary from where the progeny could, in time, be restored to Mauritius.
About the Author: Gerald Durrell settled in Corfu with his family as a boy and immediately became fascinated by the island's natural history; these years are famously documented in My Family and Other Animals. In 1947 he began making expeditions to collect animals from around the world in order to protect endangered species. The Jersey Wildlife Protection Trust was formed to look after these animals, which is still run by his widow, Lee Durrell.
Title: Golden Bats and Pink Pigeons
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Book Condition: New
Book Description Simon & Schuster. Hardcover. Condition: GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, thatâ€™ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. Seller Inventory # 2841296319
Book Description Simon & Schuster. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Book shows minor use. Cover and Binding have minimal wear and the pages have only minimal creases. Seller Inventory # G0671243721I3N00
Book Description Simon & Schuster. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Book shows a small amount of wear to cover and binding. Some pages show signs of use. Seller Inventory # G0671243721I3N00
Book Description Simon & Schuster. Hardcover. Condition: Fair. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Seller Inventory # G0671243721I5N10
Book Description Simon & Schuster. Hardcover. Condition: Good. This book has a light amount of wear to the pages, cover and binding. Seller Inventory # G0671243721I3N00
Book Description Simon & Schuster. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Light shelving wear with minimal damage to cover and bindings. Pages show minor use. Seller Inventory # G0671243721I3N10
Book Description hardcover. Condition: Acceptable. This is a ex library book, stickers and markings accordingly. Seller Inventory # 34FG590003FW
Book Description Simon & Schuster, 1978. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. Includes supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Access codes may or may not work. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority. Seller Inventory # S_169034496
Book Description Simon and Schuster, 1978. Hard Cover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Hard cover first edition, no DJ, light signs of age and wear. We ship fast. Seller Inventory # 006456
Book Description Simon & Schuster. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 0671243721 Crisp pages. Tight binding. Light shelf wear on dust jacket. Price sticker residue on the cover. Foxing. Seller Inventory # C3D-R9NA-6924