Birds of the Mascarenes and Saint Brandon
Staub, France

Labama House, Port Louis, Maur: Organisation Normale Des Enterprises Ltee, 1976. F 110 pages; map endpapers and other maps of the islands within; inscribed by the author on the front endpaper to Dr. Bruun; references at back, color, black and white illustrations throughout; content including information on the geological origins of the Mascarenes and of St. Brandon; primitive avifauna of the islands; endemic breeding land birds; water birds of Mauritius & Reunion; introduced species, more; laid-in is a 1981 note on American Museum of Natural History Dept. of Anthropology letterhead from Andrea Dunaif "...with many thanks for all you've done." and with a note in Dr. Bruun's hand, "Andrea's husband is Dr. Ian Tattersall"; endpaper with the bookplate of Dr. Bertel Bruun (1937 - 2011) Danish-American naturalist, international conservationist and neurologist, author of several birding guides; illustrated dustjacket over brown faux leather boards; some edge, tips wear, rubbing, to the jacket; volume in very good condition. Very Good Hardcover (Item ID: 23598)


Topic Notification

Site by Bibliopolis