Item Detail

Item Number 4863
Title Desert World Plant And Animal Life Of The American Desert, The
Author Costello, David F.
Condition VG+/VG+
Publisher Thomas Y. Crowell
Place Published New York
Date Published 1972
Binding Hardcover
Notes This book guides the reader through the geological and climatic formation of the desert, and describes in fine detail the strange specializations and adaptations of the desert insects, reptiles, birds, fish and mammals. The author has provided a bibliography and an appendix on how to travel safely in the desert and how best to observe nature there. Bound with tan boards with dark brown printing on spine, the book is clean, straight & tight and has no marks or tears on any of the pages. There is very light wear to spine ends and corners. The price intact dj is clean, bright & crisp; it also has light wear to spine edges and corners and a small closed edge tear that is internally mended. ; B&W Photographs; 9" x 6"; 264 pages
LoC or ISBN 0690235135
Keyword(s) David Costello,Non-fiction,Deserts,Desert Animals,American Desert,Geology,Animals,Insects,Birds
Category(ies) Animals Insects Birds Reptiles,Ecology Environment,Gardening Plants Herbs Botany,History Travel Exploration Places
Price $12.50