The Herons of the World


304 pages; full-page color plates of each of the 61 species that are fully described as to distribution, migration, habitat, appearance, and behavior. Introductory chapters deal with problems and features of the classification, distribution, and behavior of the heron family. "... the book a work of art as well as an authoritative monograph." Small remainder mark on the top edge.

Title: The Herons of the World

Author Name: Hancock, James and Hugh Elliott; Robert Gillmor and Peter Hayman (paintings by); Robert Gillmor (drawings by); Roger Tory Peterson (Foreword)

Categories: Environment & Ecology, Art - Watercolor, Drawing,

Edition: 1st U.S Edition

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1978

ISBN Number: 0-06-011759-1

ISBN Number 13: 9780060117597

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Size: Folio

Seller ID: 002785

Keywords: herons birds birding bird watching seabirds wildlife photographing birds,