The Field Guide Art of Roger Tory Peterson. Eastern Birds and Western Birds. Two Volumes

by PETERSON, Roger Tory
The Field Guide Art of Roger Tory Peterson. Eastern Birds and Western Birds. Two Volumes
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The Field Guide Art of Roger Tory Peterson. Eastern Birds and Western Birds. Two Volumes

by PETERSON, Roger Tory

Format: Hardcover

Status: Out of print

Code: R30152

Condition: Used, Very Good

Signed: Signed by Author and Illustrator

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Special edition. Two volumes bound in blue fabric in slipcase. A bookplate signed by RTP is included for each volume. Volume I: Eastern Birds and Volume II: Western Birds. Oversize volumes with enlarged and unlabelled versions of his field guide plates, with matching captions printed on facing pages. Bumped lower corners, affecting the slipcase and both volumes.

Roger Tory Peterson, one of the world's greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation, as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Peterson Identification System has been called the greatest invention since binoculars, and the Peterson Field Guides are credited with helping to set the stage for the environmental movement.

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

Year of Publication: 1992

Shipping Weight: 26.25