LAZY RIVERS. By Alan Savory.

LAZY RIVERS. By Alan Savory.

WILD CHORUS. Written and illustrated by Peter Scott.

WILD CHORUS. Written and illustrated by Peter Scott.

MORNING FLIGHT: A BOOK OF WILDFOWL. Written and illustrated by Peter Scott.

(1935) 1939 reprint. Large 4to (230 x 293mm). Ppxiv,138. Colour and plain plates by the author. Blue cloth, upper board and spine titled in gilt.

Classic East-coast wildfowling with much on punt-gunning. Chapters include: Brown and green; the pilgrimage to Mecca; The Fens; Penelope on flood-water; Grey goose; Hard frost; Birds of the brown land; The aura; The weather; A grove in the forest; Saltings; Full moon; Moon fields; This punt gunning; With the expert; Kazarka; Rough passage; January day; Horizonless white; Duffer's luck; Mallards and greylags; The best day; Reflected frost; The passing of the 'Clanging Battalions'; A net to catch geese; More adventures with the goose net; The story of Egbert; Florence and Percival; Borough Fen; Unfriendly places; No sea-walls; Wild music.
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Book Code
480
More Information
Author Scott (Peter Markham). (1909-1989).
Book Code 480
ISBN B0017XBR7E
Book Description Slightly browned but a very good copy in rubbed and price-clipped but protected dust-wrapper. A nice copy.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1935
Publisher Country Life.
Place London.