Item Detail

Item Number 4004
Title Six Came Flying
Author MacSwiney, Marquis of Marshanaglass
Condition VG+/VG+
Publisher Alfred A. Knopf
Place Published New York
Date Published 1972
Edition 1st US Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes Book has red cloth binding with gilt lettering on spine and embossed swans on front cover; it is clean, straight and tight; pages are clean and tight, no marks or tears; upper corners are bumped and there is a hint of wear to lower edges. Dust jacket is bright and clean with just a bit of chipping at spine edges and corners; it is price clipped. This is the firsthand story of a triumph of human-animal relations - how with patience and affection the author and his family made a lasting friendship with a pair of wild swans, Hans and Leda and their various broods of cygnets, without constricting their natural independence and free way of life.....from dj. ; B&W Photographs; 8 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches; 270 pages
LoC or ISBN 0394472829
Keyword(s) Marquis MacSwiney,Wildlife,Swans,Birds,Nature
Category(ies) Animals Insects Birds Reptiles
Price $22.50