HAWK WATCH: A GUIDE FOR BEGINNERS.

HAWK WATCH: A GUIDE FOR BEGINNERS.

PIRATES AND PREDATORS: THE PIRATICAL AND PREDATORY HABITS OF BIRDS. By Colonel R. Meinertzhagen C.B.E., D.S.O.

PIRATES AND PREDATORS: THE PIRATICAL AND PREDATORY HABITS OF BIRDS. By Colonel R. Meinertzhagen C.B.E., D.S.O.

PIRATES AND PREDATORS: THE PIRATICAL AND PREDATORY HABITS OF BIRDS. By Colonel R. Meinertzhagen C.B.E., D.S.O.

1959 1st edition. Large 4to (193 x 276mm). Ppx,230. Colour paintings by G.E.Lodge, b/w photographs, illustrations. Brick-red cloth, spine and upper board titled in gilt, gilt vignettes to upper board.

The author's account of a lifetime's observations of bird behaviour, particularly instances of predation, theft, parasitism and symbiosis in a wide variety of locations from India and Africa to Europe and the British Isles. Many good plates from paintings by G.E. Lodge and others.
£65.00
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Book Code
13751
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Author Meinertzhagen (Richard). (1878-1967).
Book Code 13751
ISBN B0000CK8AZ.
Book Description Good-plus in chipped dust-wrapper. Book-plate to front end-paper, pencil marginalia by a former owner, noting similar observations in India and elsewhere.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1959
Publisher Oliver and Boyd.
Place Edinburgh and London.