Field Guide of Birds of the West Indies. Earle POOLE, Don R. ECKELBERRY, illustrators, James BOND.
Field Guide of Birds of the West Indies.

Field Guide of Birds of the West Indies.

London: Collins, 1960. [Ornithology] FIRST UK EDITION. Octavo (20 x 14cm), pp.256; [1], blank. With colour plate illustrations and line drawings. Publisher's red cloth titled and decorated in gilt to spine, cartographic endpapers, pictorial dust-jacket priced at 35s. Contents clean; a fine copy of the book in a slightly nicked and torn wrapper. Uncommon. The acclaimed work by the ornithologist James Bond, whose name was famously appropriated for spy fiction's most celebrated hero. This British edition followed two earlier printings in America; Philadelphia (1936) and MacMillan New York (1947). Item #60666

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