Eggs & Nests of British birds - R. L. E. FordA & C Black, 1961, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Good — in Poor Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with loss at the bottom third of the spine, further loss at the head and corners. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding. Price Clipped. Edges of the text block lightly spotted. Text complete, clean and tight but a little age-tanned.
4th Impression. [First Edition: 1950] From the cover: “Watching birds at their nests calls for a sound technique as well as patience, and in the first part of his book Mr. Ford explains to the beginner such arts as camouflage, the construction of a hide, and the use of artificial bird calls. There is a valuable chapter on the encouragement of birds and their protection. In the second part of the book the eggs, nest and nesting site of each British bird are described, and many are illustrated in the eight colour plates and nineteen photographs.”
Jacket designed by C. W. Bacon. Size: 8" x 5¼". Blue boards with Brown titling to the Spine & Upper Board. 94 pages.