The Birds of the Malay Peninsula, Volume 5: Conclusion, and survey of every species

By Medway, Lord and Wells, David R.

SKU# 16690

$ 45.00

Pp. xxxi, 448; 25 full page color plates after paintings by the late Henry Gronveld, 7 maps, some text-figures.  Publisher’s original red cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine and front cover, and front board with border stamped in blind, top page edge in gilt, 4to.  This is the concluding volume (volume 5) in this well-known series on the birds of the Malay Peninsula.  The first four volumes series presents a general account of the birds inhabiting the region from the Isthmus of Kra to Singapore with the adjacent islands.  Volume 5 presents the conclusion, and survey of every species; this final volume, published in 1976, appeared 38 years after volume 4. This fifth volume was published in association with Penerbit Universiti Malaya.  This fine copy lacks the dust jacket issued with the volume.  No ownership marks and no signs of use.

Publisher H. F. & G. Witherby
Publisher Place London
Date Published 1976
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description A bright and clean copy in fine (new) condition.
ISBN 0-8464-0200-0
Limited Edition