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Brown coaver with title and author's name on spine in yellow. some minor bumping to top and bottom of spie but elsewise cover is as new. 192 pp with photograph frontispiece and many other plates of illustrations and b/w photographs. Pages clean and clear, binding tight. Book is as new.D/j in colour with photo of island on front cover, has age wear to edges, some bumping and chipping to edges, otherwise good conditon. All in all an excellent copy. A rare find in this mint condition. endpaper maps. The author was "a zoologist and specialist in animal behavior at the Max Planck Institute". About the natural history of the islands. Writing of the Islands and of their flora and fauna the author has given us a book of scientific importance about one of the least accessible parts of the world.". Shipping weight 585 grms. including packing. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000527
Publisher: Macgibbon and Kee, London
Publication Date: 1960
Book Condition: Excellent
Dust Jacket Condition: Good+
Edition: First Edition.
Book Type: Hard Cover
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Rite Price Books & Bits
Bayswater, WA, Australia
AbeBooks Seller Since 30 November 2002
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