National Geographic : 1932 Nov
NOWLEDJ G Holidays Coming 0 GIFT to an individual which may be enjoyed by everyone in the family circle meets the needs of "Christmas, 1932." A Geographic Nature Book is that sort of gift. Each offers a proper foundation for a nature library. All can be read for enter tainment, referred to for information, for identification, or used for extended study. Both the young and the mature, novice and naturalist alike find hours of entertainment and education in reading and rereading the pictures and text in these books, characteristically "Geographic" in editorial treatment. Hand somely bound. Fully suitable as either a casual remembrance or an important Christmas gift. The set complete $25. Separate books $3 to $4 each. Obtainable only from NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY, Dept. I BOOK OF BIRDS By Henry W. Henshaw; full-color portraits of 331 birds by the nat uralist-artist Louis Agassiz Fuer tes; 12 bird migration maps and bird "biographies" are contained in this 252-page volume. It offers fascinating reading to lovers of bird life. Royal Octavo (1o x 7 in.) . Molloy-made binding de luxe, $4. 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 iden tify leading varieties; 243 pages Royal Octavo (o1 x 7 in.) . Molloy made binding de luxe, $4. WILD ANIMALS OF NORTH AMERICA By Edward W. Nelson, former chief of United States Biological Survey. Four-footed animals of field, forest, and park are illus trated with 1og full-color por traits by Louis Agassiz Fuertes. Also track sketches; 254 pages. Royal Octavo (io x 7 in.) . Molloy made binding de luxe, $4. BOOK OF FISHES All types of fishermen find lasting delight and accurate information in this wonder book by John Oliver La Gorce and other au thorities. Illustrated with full color portraits of 92 fishes in action and 134 engravings, its 243 pages are full of interest for all who fish in brook, lake, or sea. Royal Octavo (io x 7 in.). Molloy made binding de luxe, $4. THE BOOK OF DOGS A veritable "Bench Show" by lead ing authorities who discuss man kind's best friend; full color por traits by Louis Agassiz Fuertes and Hashime Murayama and biog raphies of 102 dogs; Io9 pages. Molloy-made art binding, $3. HORSES OF THE WORLD The development of the horse as man's companion in war, in farm ing, in trade, and in sport fas cinatingly described by the late Major General William Harding Carter. 24 full-page illustrations in color painted by Edward Her bert Miner and 72 black and white engravings with descriptive narra tive enable one to distinguish the many breeds; 118 pages. Royal Octavo (o x 7 in.). Molloy-made binding, $3. CATTLE OF THE WORLD For all who own or enjoy cattle, this authoritative and richly illus trated masterpiece will prove a lasting delight and a constantly used work. By Dr. Alvin Howard Sanders. Twenty full-color repro ductions of wild types and modern breeds by Edward Herbert Miner; 142 pages. Royal Octavo (o x 7 in.) . Molloy-made binding, $3 WASHINGTON, D. C .