Bustards, Hemipodes, and Sandgrouse: Birds of Dry Places

By: Johnsgard, Paul A.

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Quarto (28 cm.), pp. 276. Black boards with gilt spine text. Light blue endpapers. Includes 51 color plates, 53 black and white illustrations and 39 maps. Appears unread. Jacket shows very light rubbing and indentations on back. The first monograph concerning all extant species of these three, Old World arid land dwelling families of birds. Lavishly illustrated and covering taxonomic history, zoogeography, evolutionary trends, behavior, breeding, conservation and full species accounts. Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Title: Bustards, Hemipodes, and Sandgrouse: Birds of Dry Places

Author Name: Johnsgard, Paul A.

Illustrator: Major Henry Jones

Categories: Wildlife,

Edition: First edition

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1991

ISBN Number: 0198576986

ISBN Number 13: 9780198576983

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: near fine

Seller ID: 13582