Field Guide To Birds of Britain and Northern Europe
|SIZE:||180 x 107 mm|
|INSIDE:||440 colour plates, 100 colour artworks, 202 b/w line drawings|
This is an identification guide to over 300 species of European birds. The quality of presentation, content and photography stand this guide apart fro~ all others. Each species is illustrated with a superb half-page colour photograph and for many species there are also colour artworks showing other plumages. The text for each species describes characteristics, habitat, distribution, breeding and feeding habits.
Unique among field guides this book ha an extensive 60-page introduction with many photographs of nests, eggs, feathers and bird signs, such as droppings and woodpecker holes.