The Birds of the Philippine Islands, with Notes on the Mammal Fauna, Parts II-IV (of four parts)

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The Birds of the Philippine Islands, with Notes on the Mammal Fauna, Parts II-IV (of four parts)

By Hachisuka, Masauji

SKU# 18125

$ 750.00

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
Publisher Place London
Date Published 1932-1935
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Near fine
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.
ISBN
Limited Edition