Sydney: UNSW Press, 2011. Octavo, colour and black and white illustrations, dustwrapper. In this illustrated book, Anita Albus recounts the sad histories of several extinct bird species, including the Passenger pigeon, the Carolina parakeet, and the Great auk. She gives a detailed account of six rare birds: the Hermit ibis...
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New York: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin, 2009. Octavo, paperback, black and white photographs and illustrations. A prizewinning poet and nature writer weaves together natural history, biology, sociology, and personal narrative to tell the story of the lives, habitats, and deaths of six extinct bird species.
Washington: Smithsonion Institution Press, 1988. Octavo, paperback.
Cambridge: International Council for Bird Preservation, 1989. Octavo, paperback,
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1974. Octavo, photographs, dustwrapper with tear.
Tring: British Trust for Ornithology, (1976. fourth edition). Octavo, wrappers, text illustrations, photographs.
Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1992. Quarto, paperback, text illustrations.
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1978. Octavo, colour plates, illustrations, very good in dustwrapper.
Madison: International Council for Bird Preservation, 1988. Octavo, paperback,
Sydney: Reed, 1981. Quarto, illustrations, maps, fine copy in dustwrapper.
Sydney: Reed, 1981. Large octavo, text illustrations and maps, signature, bookplate, dustwrapper.
London: Blackie, 2003. Octavo, paperback, black and white photographs. Looks at the decline of various species of birds and worlwide conservation efforts.
Longmans, Green and Co., 1924. Octavo, publisher's cloth.
Gland: IUCN, 1995. Quarto, paperback, illustrations.
Sandy: RSPB, 1988. Octavo, colour photographs, other illustrations, fine copy in dustwrapper.
Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1980. Octavo, paperback, photographs.
Cambridge: Bird Life International, 1998. Octavo, maps, photographs, illustrations, softcover. Makes a unique contribution to the identification of priorities for biodiversity conservation by using birds - one of the best known groups of animals - as indicators of areas of high endemism.
Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1985. Octavo, softcover,
Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1983. Octavo, softcover.
Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1978. Octavo, photographs, dustwrapper.