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THE HELM DICTIONARY OF SCIENTIFIC BIRD NAMES: FROM AALGE TO ZUSII by  James A Jobling - 1st edition. - 2010 - from Stella & Rose's Books and Biblio.com

THE HELM DICTIONARY OF SCIENTIFIC BIRD NAMES: FROM AALGE TO ZUSII

by Jobling, James A

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Published by Christopher Helm, 2010. 1st edition.. Hardback. Very Good/Very Good. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper. A work of reference listing the generic, specific and subspecific names of every form of bird in the world - some 20,00 entries in total - and provides their meanings and derivations. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Spine cocked. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges.
  • Bookseller: Stella & Rose's Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1815193
  • Title: THE HELM DICTIONARY OF SCIENTIFIC BIRD NAMES: FROM AALGE TO ZUSII
  • Author: Jobling, James A
  • Format/binding: Hardback
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Edition: 1st edition.
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 1408125013
  • ISBN 13: 9781408125014
  • Publisher: Published by Christopher Helm
  • Date published: 2010
  • Keywords: NATURAL HISTORY ORNITHOLOGY DICTIONARIES

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