Hardcover, no dustjacket, two volumes in one, this copy has been rebound with colorful pheasant and forest illustrations on the front and back covers (please see our photo), the binding is tight and square and the contents are pristine, the cover has some wear along the bottom edge and there is a small damp-mark on the top edge, no other remarkable flaws to this attractive copy which includes 64 illustrations, many in color, an exhaustive monograph. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Pheasants: Their Lives and Homes: 2 Volumes ...
Publisher: Doubleday, Doran
Publication Date: 1936
Book Condition: Near Fine
Book Description Doubleday, 1936. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 2nd Edition.. Moderate General wear. Binding Very Good, hinges Fine, text pages Fine. 255 + 309 pages. Published under the auspices of the New York Zoological Society. Contents Vol. I: Preface. Introduction. A Brief General Account. Daily Round of Life. Relation to Man. Blood Pheasants. Tragopan Pheasants. Impeyan Pheasants. Eared-Pheasants. Kaleege Pheasants. Crestless Fireback Pheasants. Crested Fireback Pheasants. White-Tailed Wattled Pheasant. Junglefowl. Vol. 2: Koklass Pheasants. Cheer Pheasant. True Pheasants. Long-Tailed Pheasants. Golden Pheasants. Bronze-Tailed Peacock Pheasants. Peacock Pheasants. Ocellated Pheasants. Argus Pheasants. Peafowl. Care of Pheasants in Captivity. Appendices. Index. Bookseller Inventory # 115213
Book Description Robert Hale, London, 1937. Green Buckram Gilt. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dustwrapper. UK Reprint. pp xxviii, 257 and 309 plus 64 pages of plates, about half of them in colour, and two maps. Light crease on printed pages up to page 30. Inscription on front-free endpaper. Size: 4to. Bookseller Inventory # 023168