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BIOLOGY AND THE COMPARATIVE PHYSIOLOGY OF BIRDS - Volume (1) and Volume (2) by  A. J Marshall - Hardcover - 1960 - from E Ridge fine Books and Biblio.co.uk

BIOLOGY AND THE COMPARATIVE PHYSIOLOGY OF BIRDS - Volume (1) and Volume (2)

by Marshall, A. J

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


[New York]: Academic Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1960. Hardcover. Hardcover in blue cloth boards in Near Fine unmarked in Near Fine jacket with Protective cover. Faded Edge wear and small tares " The Contents are: Volume One: Preface by A. J. Marshall; The Origin of Birds by W. E. Swinton; Adaptive Radiation in Birds by Robert W. Storer; The Classification of Birds by Robert W. Storer; Geographical Distribution of Living Birds by D. L. Serventy; Development of Birds by Ruth Bellairs; The Integumentary System by Mary E. Rawles; The Skeleton of Birds by A. D'A. Bellairs and C. R. Jenkin; The Musculature by Andrew J. Berger; The Blood Vascular System by J. R. Simons; The Respiratory System by G. W. Salt and Erki Zeuthen; Digestion and the Digestive System by Donald S. Farner; and Excretion by Ivan Sperber; followed by Author Index and Subject Index. Volume Two: The Central Nervous System by Adolf Portmann and Werner Stingelin; Sensory Organs: Skin Taste and Olfaction by A. Portmann; Sensory Organs: Equilibration by A. Portmann; Sensory Organs: Vision by R. J. Pumphrey; Sensory Organs: Hearing by R. J. Pumphrey; Endocrine Glands, Thymus and Pineal Body by E. Otto Hoen; Sex and Secondary Sexual Characteristics by Emil Witschi; Reproduction by A. J. Marshall; Energy Metabolism, Thermoregulation and Body Temperature by James R. King and Donald S. Farner; Flight by R. H. J. Brown; Breeding Season and Migration by A. J. Marshall; Long Distance Orientation by G. Kramaer; Behavior by R. A. Hinde; and Bird Populations by John A. Gibb; followed by Author Index and Subject Index. " ; 8vo .


  • Bookseller: E Ridge fine Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 7909
  • Title: BIOLOGY AND THE COMPARATIVE PHYSIOLOGY OF BIRDS - Volume (1) and Volume (2)
  • Author: Marshall, A. J
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Academic Press
  • Place: [New York]
  • Date published: 1960
  • Keywords: BIRDS, Natual History
  • Bookseller catalogs: Natural History: Ornithology & Bird Watching;

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