By: Perrinsn, Dr. Christopher
New York, Readers Digest: 1987
Seller ID: 004293
Condition: As New in Very Good dust jacket
This is a beautifully illustrated book that will inform you of all types of birds, including: The male hornbill, who walls his mate into a tree cavity and keeps her locked away for weeks; tailorbirds, who stitch leaves together with spider webs; desert sandgrouse, who use their feathers to carry water to their chicks, and a host of other strangely named species that are very talented in finding food and protecting their young. The dust jacket has two 1" tears on the back, properly repaired, as well as a few chips on the spine ends. The reading is fascinating, the bird portraits stunningly ... View More...