Item Detail

Item Number 6136
Title Desert World Plant And Animal Life Of The American Desert, The
Author Costello, David F.
Condition NF/NF
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--from dust jacket. Bound with tan boards with dark brown printing on spine, book is clean, straight & tight; it has no marks or tears on any of the pages; there is very light wear to spine ends and corners. Price intact dj is clean, bright & crisp; it also has very light wear to spine edges and corners. ; B&W Photographs; 9" x 6"; 264 pages
LoC or ISBN 0690235135
Keyword(s) David F. Costello,Non-fiction,Desert Animals,American Desert,Plant Life,Biology,Desert Animals,Insect Life
Category(ies) Animals Insects Birds Reptiles,Ecology Environment,Gardening Plants Herbs Botany,History Travel Exploration Places
Price $17.00