Say Goodbye To The Cuckoo.

MCCARTHY, MICHAEL.

£12.00

Publisher

John Murray.

Place

London

Date

2009

Item Description

FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 8 x 6.25 inches. ix + [i] + 243 pp. Bound in original black cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper. Slight browning of top and fore edge, but otherwise a fine copy. Illustrated by chapter heading bird vignettes. Decorated by feather vignettes in text. Account of Britain's migratory birds, including spring arrivals like cuckoos, swallows, nightingales and flycatchers and a lament for their decreasing arrival numbers. Michael McCarthy (b.c.1947) is an environmental journalist, natural history writer and ornithologist.

[Stock No. 27356]

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