Melbourne: Lansdowne, 1973. Hardcover. Plum cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Glossy color-illustrated dust jacket with black lettering. 548 pp. Color illustrations. Oversized and will need extra shipping. VG-/VG- boards coming loose at spine, some light rubbing and wear to corners and edges of boards. Corner and edge wear to dust jacket. Item #165912
This new field guide from the world's foremost authority on parrots comprises beautiful colour plates with a succinct text on the opposite pages. It will cover every species in the world and include up-to-date distribution maps. Useful introductory chapters examine topics such as taxonomy, evolution, breeding biology, behaviour and conservation. The primary purpose of the book is identification of the world's parrot species and it will become an essential reference for a wide variety of people including birders, researchers, conservationists, aviculturists and customs officials. -Amazon.
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