National Geographic : 1937 Jun
8 Fascinating Nature Books with Remarkable Illustrations 1. Hunting Wild Life with Camera and Flashlight By George Shiras, 3d. A record of 65 years' visits to the woods and waters of North America; two volumes; 950 pages; illustrated with 950 of the author's unusual photo graphs of wild life, taken by flashlight and daylight. Blue Cloth bind ing, set of two volumes .......................................... $5.00 Your family and friends will enjoy one or more of these use ful and popular Na ture books, published by the National Geo graphic Society as a contribution to its purpose: the increase and diffusion of geo graphic knowledge. These valuable books were expressly written and illus trated to present quickly and easily authoritative facts of the widest interest to old and young alike in crowded city or countryside. 2. Our Insect Friends and Foes and Spiders 500 insects and spiders in exact color; 161 monochrome illustrations; fascinat ing stories of bee, ant, beetle, bug, fly, butterfly, moth, and spider life; 252 pages, 64 in full color. Tan Cloth binding ........... $2.50 3. Book of Wild Flowers Revealing intricate mysteries of plant life and containing paintings of 250 flowers and plants in exact color, it enables even a child to understand plant life and to identify leading varieties; 243 pages. Forest Green Cloth binding........ $3.00 4. Book of Fishes Illustrated with full-color portraits of 92 fishes in underwater action and 134 engravings. 243 pages. Dark Green Cloth binding....... $2.00 5. Book of Dogs Full-color portraits of 102 dogs byLouis Agassiz Fuertes and Hashime Mura yama, with biographies; 109 pages. Brown Cloth binding. $1.00 6. Horses of the World Twenty-four full-page illustrations in color and72 black-white engravings with descriptive narrative; 118 pages. Molloy-made binding. $1.50 7. Cattle of the World By Dr. Alvin Howard Sanders. Twenty full-color paintings of wild types and modern breeds by Edward Herbert Miner; 142 pages. Molloy made binding ............. $1.50 8. Wild Animals of North America Illustrated with 127 full-color portraits by Louis Agassiz Fuertes. Also track sketches; 254 pages. Mul- . berry Cloth binding ........ $2.00 Each of the two volumes of "Hunting Wild Life with Camera and Flashlight" is 10%x7 inches; all other books are 10x7 inches. Prices are postpaid in U. S. and Possessions; for mailing to other countries, add 50 cents for "Hunting Wild Life with Camera and Flashlight," 25 cents each for other books. National Geographic Society, Dept. TT, Washington, D.