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Title: The Secrets of Natural New Zealand
Description: Auckland, New Zealand, Viking. 1987, First Edition. (ISBN: 067081248X) Hard Cover with dust jacket, Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall. Depicts the rich variety and flora and fauna of a dozen different habitats: from domestic garden, cultivated farmland and commercial forest, through swamp, river and lake, to native forest and high country, sea coast and outlying island. Ronald Lockley's evocation of each environment is informative, anecdotal and affectionate. He won an Oscar for a film produced on the Gannet. This book is a celebration of all that is most beautiful in the natural world of New Zealand. It will be treasured by nature and art lovers alike. Betty Brownlie's exquisite pencil drawings and watercolour paintings reflect the hours of meticulous study and attention to detail she devotes to his work. CONDITION Unworn apart from light fading to DJ spine, Signed by the Author to the title page, related newspaper clipping laid in, 176 pages with wonderful illus. Large folio with frameable sized illus in colour and b/w. OVERWEIGHT. Near Fine/Near Fine. Signed by Author.

Keywords: New Zealand Flora and Fauna Art 067081248x

Price: US$ 40.00 Seller: Ariel Books
- Book number: 14640

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