Sharland, Michael,: Birds of the Sun
Book Number: 0211892
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1967. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 400 g; XIV, 182 pages, indexed. Text illustrated with 16 pages of black-and-white photography, colour illustrated dust jacket. The base and top edge of the boards are slightly rubbed, and the dust jacket is rubbed, with chipping at the fold over tips and head and tail of the back strip section. Previous owner's name on front end page. "Because of its broader interests in describing the Australian back country with some of the human characters who live there as well as the birds, this book should appeal to a wide public and make a contribution, as I am sure the author would wish, to the cause which is close to the hearts of all bird lovers, the conservation and protection of wildlife." -- from the foreword by General Sir Gerald Lathbury Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; Natural History -- Australia; Natural History -- Birds; Inventory No: 0211892.