Birds' Life in Japan, volume II: Birds of the Waterside (=Genshoku Nihon yacho seitai zukan)

By Kiyosu, Yukiyasu

SKU# 15729

$ 30.00

Pp. (6), 153, (1); 250+ color and black-and-white photos, some text-figures. Publisher’s original blue cloth, lettered in silver on the spine and on the front cover, clear textured dust jacket, in color pictorial slipcase lettered in black on the spine and front cover, lg 8vo. This is volume 2 of a two volume set; it is the complete work on aquatic birds. The text is in Japanese but the English common names are used throughout. From the research library of ornithologist Edgar B. Kincaid, Jr. with his bookplate on the front endpaper. Kincaid is called the “father of Texas birding.” He was the editor of the two volume monograph “The Bird Life of Texas” published by Texas University Press in 1974.

Publisher Hoikusha Publishing Co.
Publisher Place Osaka
Date Published 1978
Date Published Estimated No
Edition Later edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description A fine (as new) copy in a near fine slipcase.
Limited Edition No