A Pocket-Book of Common British Birds.
By Wilfred Willett and Charles A. Hall.
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd in 1962.
This handsome 1960s book features 47 book plates in full colour, depicting Britain’s best-loved feathered friends, from the jackdaw to the bullfinch, chaffinch, yellow bunting, swift, swallow and starling.
Full of obscure information and the interesting peculiarities by which birds are identified, this book will be loved by anyone with an interest in British bird spotting.
Pack this book, some binoculars, a sandwich or two, maybe even some mini cheddars, and away you and your ornithophilia go….