THE GREENSHANK. By Desmond Nethersole-Thompson. New Naturalist Monograph  No. 5.

THE GREENSHANK. By Desmond Nethersole-Thompson. New Naturalist Monograph No. 5.

WEATHER AND BIRD BEHAVIOUR. By Norman Elkins. Illustrated by Crispin  Fisher. Third edition.

WEATHER AND BIRD BEHAVIOUR. By Norman Elkins. Illustrated by Crispin Fisher. Third edition.

THE YELLOW WAGTAIL. By Stuart Smith. New Naturalist Monograph No. 4.

1950 1st edition. Small 8vo (138 x 206mm). Ppxvi,178. Colour paintings by Edward Bradbury, b/w photographs, b/w line illustrations, maps, bibliography. Green buckram, spine titled in gilt.

This is a detailed description of the life, the biology and the behaviour of the yellow wagtail in the British Isles and the Channel coast of the continent. Chapters include:- The bird and its breeding distribution; Winter quarters and migrations; Nuptial display; The nest; The clutch; The brood; The final phase; The story of a name; The yellow wagtail group. Appendices on breeding distribution in Europe and Britain and the parasites of the wagtails. Excellent plates of paintings by Edward Bradbury. New Naturalist Monograph No. 4.
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46447
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Author Smith (Stuart).
Book Code 46447
ISBN B000J1G4FK
Book Description Slight fading to spine, slight browning to edges, much underlining of bird names. Good, lacks dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1950
Publisher Collins.
Place London.