Unfortunately restrictions for Melbourne have now been upgraded. Our shop will be open but visits should be short and sweet, hand sanitizer is available. Australia Post delivery times are still longer than normal, and we appreciate your patience. Your support during this time is much appreciated.
London: Academic Press, 1998. Octavo, illustrations, dustwrapper. This book examines the history and uses of bird skins and is a very useful for anyone interested in the history of ornithology. There are 160 period photographs showing famous collectors and ornithological expeditions.More
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1975. Octavo, illustrations, fine copy in a spine sunned dustwrapper. Erwin Stresemann (1889-1972) was one of the twentieth century's great ornithological thinkers and a mentor to Ernst Mayr.More
Vista: Ibis Publishing, 1994. Octavo, paperback. What is a gorget? Do all 24 drongos have forked tails? What is an owl chick commonly called? Which Eurasian bird is called a "yaffle"? Amuse your friends and test their knowledge.More