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Birds

Front Cover of Ducks, Geese And Swans of Africa And its Outlying Islands by Brickell
Ducks, Geese And Swans of Africa And its Outlying Islands - Neville Brickell

Ducks, Geese and Swans of Africa and its Outlying Islands by Neville Brickell, edited by Joy Frandsen and illustrated by Rex M. Shirley is an assembly of Brickell's work on the waterfowl of the African continent.

Collectors edition signed by author and illustrator

ZAR 450.00
Front Cover of The Mystery of the Flamingos by Leslie Brown
The Mystery of the Flamingos - Leslie Brown

The Mystery of the Flamingos by Leslie Brown is the result of six years of outstanding research into the Greater and Lesser Flamingos of the lakes of Kenya and Tanganyika. Illustrated with colour and black and white photos.

ZAR 75.00
Front cover of Kingfishers of Sub-Saharan Africa by Phillip A. Clancey
Kingfishers of Sub-Saharan Africa - Phillip A. Clancey

Kingfishers of Sub-Saharan Africa by Phillip A. Clancey describes twenty kingfisher species. Exquisitely detailed colour plates portray each in its natural surroundings. The text includes a comprehensive account of each bird's distribution, status, habitat, vocalisation, behaviour and breeding biology in addition to anatomical description and measurement and an account of geographical variation and sub-speciation.

ZAR 350.00
Front slipcase cover of Gamebirds & Waterfowl of Southern Africa by C. G. Finch-Davies
Gamebirds & Waterfowl of Southern Africa - C G Finch-Davies

Gamebirds & Waterfowl of Southern Africa by C G Finch-Davies presents a showcase of 68 exquisite water-colours by the late Claude Gibney Finch-Davies, whose life is described in a comprehensive biography contained in this volume. This is a limited edition Subscribers volume No. 424/5026.

ZAR 750.00
Front cover of The Birds of Southern Africa by CG Finch-Davies and Alan Kemp
The Birds of Southern Africa - Finch-Davies and Kemp

The Birds of Southern Africa: paintings by C G Finch-Davies with text by Alan Kemp, the curator of the Transvaal museum, shows the bird illustrations of Claude Gibney Finch-Davies (24 May 1875 - 4 August 1920): a British soldier, ornithologist and painter who produced a series of paintings of birds of South Africa in the early part of the 20th century. This copy is the Standard Subscribers' edition, no. 602/3000.

ZAR 2,000.00
Front cover of Gamebirds and Waterfowl of South Africa by Boyd Robert Horsbrugh
Gamebirds and Waterfowl of South Africa - Boyd Robert Horsbrugh

Gamebirds and Waterfowl of South Africa by Boyd Robert Horsbrugh in collaboration with Charles Gibney

Davies describes the numerous varieties of game birds and waterfowl found in South Africa. Includes colour plates by Calude Gibney Davies.

Limited edition Subscriber's volume No. 286/500.

ZAR 2,000.00
Front Cover of Claude Gibney Finch-Davies 1875-1920 by A.C Kemp
The Biography of Claude Gibney Finch-Davies 1875-1920 - A.C Kemp

The Biography of Claude Gibney Finch-Davies 1875-1920 by A.C Kemp traces the life of a man who was an artist, scientist and soldier. His work was unknown during his short lifetime.

ZAR 900.00
Front Cover of Ornithology for Africa by Gordon Lindsay Maclean
Ornithology for Africa - Gordon Lindsay Maclean

Ornithology for Africa by Gordon Lindsay Maclean has been specially written for users on the southern side of the equator, and puts Africa in the lead in this regard. It is based on a series of lectures on the biology of birds, which the author has presented over the years to adult audiences throughout southern Africa. The text is aimed at the informed layperson, as well as at the senior undergraduate student. The style allows the lay reader not only to learn about birds, but also to enjoy ornithology as a pastime or even as a more serious occupation.

ZAR 120.00
Front cover of AGRED's Gamebirds of South Africa by P.J. Viljoen
AGRED's Gamebirds of South Africa - P.J. Viljoen

AGRED's Gamebirds of South Africa: Field Identification and Management  by P.J. Viljoen features 62 species of gamebirds and includes species that are no longer hunted to emphasise their conservation.

ZAR 900.00