THE STOLEN YEARS. By Hugh Falkus. First edition.

THE STOLEN YEARS. By Hugh Falkus. First edition.

MANKA, THE SKY GIPSY: THE STORY OF A WILD GOOSE. By

MANKA, THE SKY GIPSY: THE STORY OF A WILD GOOSE. By "BB". Written and illustrated by D.J. Watkins-Pitchford ("B.B".).

A COLOURED KEY TO THE WILDFOWL OF THE WORLD. By Peter Scott.

(1950) 1957 1st edition thus. 8vo paperback (138 x 215mm). Pp91 + blank pages for notes. Colour plates and b/w illustrations by Peter Scott.

Brief notes on world distribution accompany the coloured plates, which illustrate all known wildfowl, including the different races. "A Key to the Wildfowl of the World, containing black and white drawings only, was first published in the 2nd Annual Report of the Severn Wildfowl Trust, 1948-49. It was reprinted as a separate book in 1950, revised and reprinted again in 1951. This coloured version first published in 1957 amounts to an entirely new publication. Substantial additions have been made to the text and there has been further extensive revision in the light of the most recent taxonomic opinion.
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Book Code
46732
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Author Scott (Peter Markham). (1909-1989).
Book Code 46732
ISBN B003VVR5JO
Book Description Quite worn and stained. Colin Willock's copy with his signature on front cover and end-paper.
Book Cover Paperback
Published Date 1957
Publisher The Wildfowl Trust.
Place Slimbridge.