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Swifts - a Guide to the Swifts and Treeswifts of the World

£17.99

Product description

Phil Chantler's Swifts collates recent research findings from the field of ornithology to provide a thoroughly modern overview of swift identification and distribution. This 2nd edition has revised artwork and maps, and much new textual material.

Pica Press, Sussex, 2nd edition, 2000 (first published 1995). Hardback. 8vo. Gerald Driessens (illustrator).
272 pages; 24 colour plates and numerous b/w illustrations line drawings by Gerald Driessens. With DJ.
Book condition: fine (probably never read).
Dust Jacket condition: very good: one small tear, approx 5 mm, to top of spine; not price clipped.
Brown publisher's cloth boards. Binding tight and square. Contents clean and bright, no inscriptions. A fine copy.

Item details

Author(s):
Phil Chantler & Gerald Driessens
Condition:
Fine
Edition:
Second
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1873403836
ISBN-13:
9781873403839
Number of pages:
272
Publisher:
Pica

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About this item

Phil Chantler's Swifts collates recent research findings from the field of ornithology to provide a thoroughly modern overview of swift identification and distribution. This 2nd edition has revised artwork and maps, and much new textual material.

Pica Press, Sussex, 2nd edition, 2000 (first published 1995). Hardback. 8vo. Gerald Driessens (illustrator).
272 pages; 24 colour plates and numerous b/w illustrations line drawings by Gerald Driessens. With DJ.
Book condition: fine (probably never read).
Dust Jacket condition: very good: one small tear, approx 5 mm, to top of spine; not price clipped.
Brown publisher's cloth boards. Binding tight and square. Contents clean and bright, no inscriptions. A fine copy.

Author(s):
Phil Chantler & Gerald Driessens
Condition:
Fine
Edition:
Second
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1873403836
ISBN-13:
9781873403839
Number of pages:
272
Publisher:
Pica

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