Eagles, Hawks and Falcons of the World

By: Leslie Brown; Dean Amadon

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Book Condition: Fine


Very large book (two volumes in one) in beautiful condition, with clean, fine dust jacket. Size approx. 9" x 11-1/4" x 2-1/2" thick. All the diurnal birds of prey depicted in 125 color paintings by such great artists as Roger Tory Peterson, J. C. Harrison, Don R. Eckelerry, David Reid-Henry and many others. The information is presented in two parts. First, a series of introductory chapters covering taxonomy, morphology, senses, flight, hunting methods, food and feeding, migration, various aspects of breeding cycle, ecxonomics and relations with man, including falconry. Followingare generic and species accounts in systematic order. Throughout, over 125 color paintings by some of the world's most esteemed nature artists illuminate the text and evoke a true picture of the birds in their habitat. Each is accompanied by detailed identification keys. A book no connoisseur of birds should be without.

Title: Eagles, Hawks and Falcons of the World

Author Name: Leslie Brown; Dean Amadon

Categories: Nature, Birds of Prey,

Publisher: Seacaucus, NJ, Wellfleet Press: 1989

ISBN Number: 155521472X

ISBN Number 13: 9781555214722

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine Jacket

Seller ID: 025476

Keywords: birds of prey, eagles, hawks, ornithology, nature, falconry, falcons, nature artists,