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Rosene, Walter (Signed)
The Bobwhite Quail, Its Life and Management Limited Leather Edition in slipcase
NEW BRUNSWICK NEW JERSEY, 1969 Published by RUTGERS UNIVERSITY PRESS slipcase Binding: HARD BACK GREEN Size: 10 1/2 X 7 1/2 418 Pages ISBN: 813506034 Overall Condition is: GIFT QUALITY VERY GOOD SLIPCASE Book is in very good condition, bright gold gilt on spine, green leather, marbled endpages, top fore edge has gold gilt, good binding, small bookplate on inner front board, clean and unmarked, Limited Edition #141 of 250 Autographed Copies, signed by Author AND artist Richard Parks. Slipcase has gold gilt pastedown to front, general shelf wear, rubbed extremities. 65 b/w photos, 5 color plates, 2 maps and 3 diagrams; TA most comprehensive treatise on the Bobwhite quail. Despite its wealth of scientific and technical data, this book is written with warmth and informality that convey the author's absorption and delight in his subject. This is a book for sportsmen, landowners, students of wildlife, game technicians, foresters, conservationists, ornithologists, and any person who is interested in the out-of-doors.
Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop (princetn) [Atlantic City, New Jersey, US]
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