Illustrated Encyclopedia of Caged & Aviary Birds
A Comprehensive Visual Guide to Pet Birds of the WorldBook - 2003
The highly researched titles in this series cover a wide range of topics from pets to mythology and transport. With hundreds of color photographs and fascinating text they build into a comprehensive reference library. More than 250 species from the major bird groups are featured in this glorious full-color book of caged and aviary birds. Waxbills, weavers and whydahs, canaries and related finches, quails and pheasants, softbills, parakeets, cockatiels, cockatoos, lories and lorikeets, parrots, doves and pigeons are listed, directory-style, with Breed Boxes that give information on their plumage, natural distribution and size. Loved for their song and mimicry, aviary birds are popular right across the globe. Vibrant close-up photography shows off the sheer brightness of the birds, and the clear, concise text written by a leading expert ensures this is an invaluable directory for all bird-keepers.
Publisher: London : Lorenz, 2003
Branch Call Number: 636.6803 ALD
Characteristics: 128 p. : col. ill. ; 20 cm
Alternative Title: Caged & aviary bords