High Tide and an East Wind: The Story of the Black Duck

By: WRIGHT, Bruce S.

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Stated first edition on copyright page. A study of the life histories of the Black Duck, described by the author as the "Gold Standard" of eastern North American wildfowl. With information on the breeding grounds in Canada, nesting, raising the young, habitats, migration, and population management. With map of eastern seaboard on front & rear paste-downs, as well as many black & white photos, drawings and tables. --- In turquoise cloth-covered boards with titles in darker blue on cover and spine. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With prior owner's signatures on front paste-down and on title page, tape removal damage to rear paste-down & shallow bump to lower cover edge; otherwise a firm, clean copy.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xiii, 162 pages

Title: High Tide and an East Wind: The Story of the Black Duck

Author Name: WRIGHT, Bruce S.

Categories: >>Natural History, >>Birds,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania USA, Stackpole Books: 1954

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 79071