The Birds of The Palearctic Fauna: A Systematic Reference

VAURIE, Charles

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Vaurie was a prolific and authoritative author on birds around the world and his work is still widely cited. Vol. 1 is about Passeriformes and vol. 2 Non-Passeriformes. Includes systematic lists, bibliography, and English, French, German, and "scientific" indexes

Publication Info

  • Publisher: H. F. & G. WItherby
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1959
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    2 vols. xii, 762; xx, 763 p. 25 cm cloth bound hardcover bindings. No. illus. Vol. 1 green cloth hardcover with gold impressing; vol. 2 red cloth hardcover with gold impressing. Spine sunned on vol. 2. Faint signs of sticker removal on spines. Spines faded from sunning. Bottom corners of volume one are bumped and a small dent to rear of spine. Pictorial bookplates from former owner on front endpapers. Slight soiling of lower edge of textblock. Inside pages clean. Text unmarked.

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