Tibet and Its Birds
Vaurie, Charles

England: H.F. & G. Witherby Limited, 1972. F xv + 407 pages; useful index to birds and separate index to persons (explorers or travellers in Tibet); color plate illustrations by the excellent ornithological artist Arthur Singer and black and white photo section as well as maps; content including information on the geography and natural regions of Tibet, history and ornithological exploration, distribution and zoogeography, migration; with systematic and hypothetical lists, gazetteer and literature cited, appendix; "First Published" stated on copyright page; endpaper with the bookplate of Dr. Bertel Bruun (1937 - 2011) Danish-American naturalist, international conservationist and neurologist, author of several birding guides; bound in the original publisher's sturdy polished red buckram cloth, gilt spine titles; a little fading to the spine, and a bit of edge, tips wear and rubbing to the boards; in very good condition. Very Good Hardcover (Item ID: 23593)


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