New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1984. Keith Brockie. First American Edition, 1st Printing. Cloth. 4to, light gray cloth, Mylar-protected photographic dust jacket (unclipped) with color illustration of a nesting bird by Keith Brokie, 150 pages of illustrations (sketches in pencil & crayon, watercolor; also photos, & a hand-drawn map of the island of May) executed brilliantly by Keith Brokie--the author-illustrator--in color and black & white, tinted endpapers, unpaginated preliminaries & introduction [xx] + 150 pages. Fine / Fine. Item #1884
Artist-naturalist Keith Brockie's studies made after a decade of detailed observations on the island of May in the Firth of Forth, Scotland. The exquisitely detailed drawings in the book represent a decade of Brockie's observations devoted to this important wildlife centre.
This Harper & Row first printing was published in the same year, 1984, as the J. M. Dent & Son, Ltd., First British Edition.