Considered the most important work on Japanese pheasants and quails. Contains: bio of Dr. N. Taka-Tsukasa; history of Japanese ornithology; physiography; commentary on the orders galli, turnices, limicolae, alectorides, psittaci. Indexed.
Publisher: Maruzen Company
Date Published: 1967
Place Published: [Chuoku, Tokyo]
Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: 701 p. 30 cm. 3 colour plates and 28 b&w illustrations. Map of old place names in Japan before 1871; map of "present" place names in Japan. Navy blue and red cloth hardcover. In plastic dustjacket with tear at spine end. Bookplate on front free endpaper.