The Birds of the Philippine Islands, with Notes on the Mammal Fauna, Parts II-IV (of four parts)
By Hachisuka, Masauji
Pp. 169-439; pp. xxxi, 1-469; 141 full page color and black-and-white plates, 2 distributional charts, numerous text figures. Publisher’s original green wrappers printed in black, sm 4to (10 x 7.25 inches; 255 x 185 mm). Only parts II, III and IV are present, part I is not offered here. The fine plates are by Grönvold, Kobayashi, Keulemans, Frohawk and Horsfeld; other plates were taken from the works of Elliot, Gould, Sharpe and Marshall. This work provides a thorough review of the avifauna of the Philippine islands by the famed Japanese ornithologist, Masauji Hachisuka. See also Nissen, IVB 402; Trinity/Breit 108; Yale/Ripley 120. No ownership marks and no signs of use.
|Publisher||H.F. and G. Witherby|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||1|
|Condition Description||Light wear to wrappers along the edges, paper along the bottom edge of the spine of part II is chipped away; a very bright and clean copy in near fine condition.|