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BIRDS OF THE NIGHT: Owls, Frogmouths, and Nightjars of Australia, Hollands, David

Author Name    Hollands, David

Title   BIRDS OF THE NIGHT: Owls, Frogmouths, and Nightjars of Australia

Binding   Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition   Near Fine

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Edition   First Edition

Size   4to - over 9" - 12" tall

Publisher   Balgowlah, NSW, Australia Reed Books 1991

ISBN Number    0730103250 / 9780730103257

Seller ID   012945

224pp., tinted endpapers. Stunning, photographic colour plates throughout, together with a b/white line-drawing, and distribution maps. Book clean and square. White titles over undamaged green boards and spine. Textblock pristine. Colour, photographically-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly bumped and edgeworn only. Owls and their kin are a source of mystery to many people - none more so than David Hollands whose unwavering interest in the Australian families has seen him spend countless nights, over six years, in the bush photographing and studying these amazing creatures. With each bird having a dedicated chapter, contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Locality Map, Acks., Introduction, Owls (9), Frogmouths (3), Nightjars (4), Pellets, Eyes - Ears, and Hunting, Trees - Hides and Cameras, Field Guide, Refs., Index. Book weight approx. 1.2 KG. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.

Natural History, Australia, Owls, Specie: Podargidae, Specie: Caprimulgidae, Ornithology, Identification Guide, Hollands, David, 1933- , Genera (Tyto), Genera (Ninox)

Price = 51.70 AUD

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