London: Collins, 1971. First edition. Cloth. Fine Condition in Fine bright unclipped DJ. Octavo (6 x 8.5 inches). Green buckram with gold lettered spine. Pp. xx, 364, with 32 b/w photographs (mainly by the author) and 40 text figures. A fascinating study on the impact of birds on man, and vice versa.
Distinguished by their enticing dust jackets colorfully illustrated by Clifford and Rosemary Ellis, The New Naturalist series encouraged the study of natural history for the general reader in a most appealing format. In the spirit and tradition of the early naturalists, The New Naturalist explores and beautifully documents the natural world in an effort to promote conservation of the native landscape and wildlife of the British Isles. Fine. Item #7030