GB septagenarian birder
- lot of birds covered
- drawings rather than photographs. Text a bit small
Published on: 10 February 2020
Coronavirus Updates - For the latest updates regarding our Click & Collect services please click here or contact our Customer Contact Centre
Collins Bird Guide (Second Edition) Paperback
Lars Svensson, Killian Mullarney, Dan Zetterström, Peter J. Grant
Following on from its hugely successful launch in 1999, Collins Bird Guide - the ultimate reference book for bird enthusiasts - now enters its second edition.
With expanded text and additional colour illustrations, the second edition of the hugely successful Collins Bird Guide is a must for every birdwatcher.The book provides all the information needed to identify any species at any time of the year, covering size, habitat, range, identification and voice. Accompanying every species entry is a distribution map and illustrations showing the species in all the major plumages (male, female, immature, in flight, at rest, feeding: whatever is important).In addition, each group of birds includes an introduction which covers the major problems involved in identifying or observing them: how to organise a sea watching trip, how to separate birds of prey in flight, which duck hybrids can be confused with which main species. These and many other common birdwatching questions are answered.The combination of definitive text, up-to-date distribution maps and superb illustrations, all in a single volume, makes this book the ultimate field guide, essential on every bookshelf and birdwatching trip.
'The richest, most comprehensive of the current guides.'The Times 'This book will surely become our standard guide for many years to come.' BBC Wildlife '...buy this book, read it in the bath, keep it in the car boot and use it.'Bird Watching 'One of the most talked about and fervently anticipated bird books of the past decade has finally arrived ... The wait has been worth it.' Birding World
Please be advised, VAT is not charged on books.
|Value for money|
|Scores 9.5 out of 10 based on 11 reviews|
Get offers & events information that only subscribers will find out about.
Simply enter your details into the form.
Clifton Cameras is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, register number FRN728300 and act as a credit broker and not a lender. Finance is provided through the Deko platform by Omni Capital Retail Finance Limited. Omni Capital Retail Finance Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (register number 720279).
© 2021 Clifton Cameras. All Rights Reserved.