THE FOLKLORE OF BIRDS (NN 39)
by Edward A. Armstrong
Published by Collins. 1st. 1958
Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. New Naturalist series no. 39, being an enquiry into the origin & distribution of some magico-religious traditions. 55 b/w plates. 85 text illustrations. Coloured photographic frontispiece. An historical study of the influence of birds in mythology and past religious/cultural traditions.
Foxing to contents and text block. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine (normal for this series), a few foxspots to rear panel, flaps and verso.
Stock no. 1816259