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Mackworth-Praed, C.W. & Praed, Captain C.H.B.: African Handbook of Birds, Series 1, Eastern and North Eastern Africa, Vol.1. , London: Longmans Green & Co., London, 1952

Hardback, first edition, 8.5 x 5.5", very good tight condition, no dust-jacket, publisher's original grey clothboards with gilt blocking to front and spine, spine faded, bumping to front bottom corner, xxv + 836 pages including index, neat ink gift inscription and ex libris plate to ffep, --------------53 colour 6 b&w plates, b/w Distribution Maps and b/w line drawings. Areas covered include the Anglo Egyptian Sudan, Abyssinia and Eritrea, the Somalilands, Kenya Colony, Uganda, Tanganyika Territory, Zanzibar Islands, the eastern part of Nyasaland and Portuguese East Africa north of the Zambesi River. Addenda, Index and Index of English Group Names. 1250gms (heavy book). The representatives of each group of birds are described with distribution maps & b/w line drawings. (Book ref. 2299 )  £ 19.00

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