THE GOLDEN EAGLE. By Jeff Watson.

THE GOLDEN EAGLE. By Jeff Watson.

ADVANCED BIRD ID GUIDE: THE WESTERN PALEARCTIC. EVERY PLUMAGE OF ALL 1,300  SPECIES AND SUBSPECIES RECORDED IN BRITAIN, EUROPE, NORTH AFRICA AND THE  MIDDLE EAST. By Nils van Duivendijk.

ADVANCED BIRD ID GUIDE: THE WESTERN PALEARCTIC. EVERY PLUMAGE OF ALL 1,300 SPECIES AND SUBSPECIES RECORDED IN BRITAIN, EUROPE, NORTH AFRICA AND THE MIDDLE EAST. By Nils van Duivendijk.

THE SPORT OF BIRD-STUDY: A BOOK FOR YOUNG OR ACTIVE PEOPLE. By Herbert Keightley Job.

(1909) 1909 1st UK edition. 8vo (158 x 217mm). Ppxvi,312,iv. B/w photograph plates by the author, top edge gilt. Green titles to green cloth, spine titled in gilt.

First published by The Outing Publishing Company, Deposit, New York. "Profusely illustrated with photographs from life by the author". The author seeks out birds, camera in hand, showing readers how to repeat the trick themselves. Popularising natural history from the earlier days of camera ownership amongst the population. Numerous good photographs. Chapters include: The appeal of the sport; Hunting game-birds with the camera (upland game birds); The robbers of the falls, and others (hawks); The bird of night (owls); Strange bed-fellows (cuckoos and kingfishers); Knights of the chisel (woodpeckers); Birds with a handicap (goatsuckers and hummers); Professional fly-catching (flycatchers); Crow relatives (crows, jays, blackbirds, etc); Our priceless swallows and swifts; Four neighbours diverse (tanagers, waxwings, shrikes, vireos); Feathered gems (the warblers); Thrush cousins (thrashers, wrens, titmice, kinglets, thrushes, etc); Water-bird waifs (wading and swimming birds); The bird-house of science of N.E. North America; A bird calendar; List of the birds to observed in Litchfield County, Connecticut.
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45478
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Author Job (Herbert Keightley).
Book Code 45478
ISBN No ISBN
Book Description Spine slightly shaken, slight use, browning to end-papers, large inscription to fly-leaf. Good.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1909
Publisher Grant Richards.
Place London.