GAMEBIRDS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA by CLANCEY

R550.00

Clancey served in the 51st (Highland) Division with the Allied forces in Sicily and Italy during World War II, narrowly escaping death and being deafened in one ear by an artillery explosion.

Clancey wrote extensively about the taxonomy of African birds, naming some two-hundred sub-species of Southern African birds.

  • The Birds of Natal and Zululand (1964);
  • The Gamebirds of Southern Africa (1967);
  • Catalogue of the Birds of the South African Subregion (1965–1972);
  • Handlist of the Birds of Southern Mozambique (1970–1972);
  • Co-author of Vol II of Atlas of Speciation of African Birds (1978);
  • Chief Editor of the S.A.O.S. Checklist of Southern African Birds (1980);
  • The Rare Birds of Southern Africa (1985);
  • Kingfishers of Sub-Saharan Africa, Publisher: Jonathan Ball Publishers (31 December 1992)
  • The Birds of Southern Mozambique. Publisher: African Bird Book Publishing;
  • Contributed to The Atlas of Southern African Birds (1997).

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GAMEBIRDS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA. by CLANCEY P A
Condition: Fine in Plastic./Fine
Dust Jacket is slightly scuffed at head . Book has a blank “Ex Libris” on ffep. Gilt title on spine and gilt embossed outline of 2 egyptian geese in flight on front. 224pp incl index.12 col plates, 35 line dwgs and 10 maps. Please expect some extra postage… .
Bookseller: BOOKLOVERS PARADISE ZA (ZA)
Bookseller Inventory #: 12251
Title: GAMEBIRDS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA.
Author: CLANCEY P A
Illustrator: Clancey, P A
Format/binding: Hard Cover Navy Blue Boards.
Book condition: Used – Fine in Plastic.
Jacket condition: Fine
Quantity available: 1
Edition: First Edition
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Purnell,
Place: Cape Town.
Date published: 1967
Keywords: BIRDS; GAMEBIRDS; FRANCOLINS; QUAILS; SNIPE; SANDPIPERS; SANDGROUSE;
Bookseller catalogs: Birds;
Size: 255x25p17mm