A guide to the pheasants of the world

by Philip Wayre

Publisher: Country Life Books in London, New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 176 Downloads: 242
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  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 173.

    Statementillustrator J. C. Harrison.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL696.G2 W35
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p.
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5771409M
    ISBN 100600433501
    LC Control Number71506394
    OCLC/WorldCa101280

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The Pheasants of the World: Biology and Natural History Paul A. Johnsgard Illustrations: Joseph Wolf. Smithsonian Books. 2nd Edition. "Among the most important of all bird groups, pheasants account for the most abundant domesticated species (the domestic fowl), the most extensively hunted upland game bird (the common pheasant), and some of the most spectacularly beautiful of all large.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wayre, Philip. Guide to the pheasants of the world. London, New York, Country Life Books, (OCoLC)   Proceeds from the book will be used by the WPA to fund research into scientific studies and conservation work, hopefully allowing these birds to continue to thrive the world over.

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All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. (Hindhead, Surrey, England: Spur Publications in conjunction with the World Pheasant Association: ) Second Edition, Revised. Third impression. Cloth (that is, hard covers) pp.

( x mm). Illustrated with Thirty-two plates by J.C. Harrison and Twenty-one maps and diagrams, together with coloured frontispiece by R. David Digby.

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