SECONDHAND MAMMAL BOOK
Colour plates, maps, fine copy in dustwrapper.
The colour plates by Neville Cayley are largely from Furred animals of Australia by Ellis Troughton, supplemented with illustrations by Peter Schouten.
With an excellent introductory text on the Neville Cayley and the early discoveries and descriptions of Australian mammals. Neville William Cayley (1887-1950), son of the bird artist Neville Henry Pennington Cayley, is the best known of all Australian bird artists. If there is one bird book the average Australian can name it is What Bird is That? first published in 1931 and continually in print.