National Geographic : 1920 Dec
I A (ift to O. a (sift to Itp lole Jamtih To Delight Out-of-Door Friends The Book of Birds 250 Bird Portraits in Full Natural Color ITS exquisite color plates from the brush of Louis Agassiz Fuertes enable even a little child to know the birds in woodland, park, or about his own home, or sportsmen to classify those seen on camping trips. The authoritative but popular descriptions by Henry W. Henshaw are fascinating accounts of the habits of these birds and of the part they play in Nature's scheme of life. Other chapters by George Shiras, 3d, F. H. Kennard, Wells W. Cooke, and Gilbert Grosvenor tell how to photograph and at tract and feed birds and of their wonderful yearly migrations. The book that makes children interested guardians of every nest. Buckram or khaki, $3, postpaid in U. S. The Book Roosevelt Loved A Bench Show in Itself Wild Animals of North America The Book of Dogs 127 Full-Color Plates, Many Photographs By Leading Authorities and Track Sketches, 240 Pages ioo Dog Portraits in Full Color TO all interested ANY friend who in animals, big or has a dog, ex little, as students, ob- pects to get one, or servers,or sportsmen, merely is interested this beautiful book in Mankind's Best will be of lasting in- Friend, will treasure terest. Edward W. this practical, yet Nelson, Chief of the beautiful, superbly U. S. Biological Sur- illustrated handbook. vey, combining sci- It gives complete ence with the rare art and authoritative in of the born narrator, formation about introduces us into the breeds, points, char very lives of these acteristics,and traits. neighbors. Louis It is highly useful to Agassiz Fuertes, fanciers and indis *. Master Painter of pensable to all who Animals, has pre- would select dogs as served not merely playmates or guard the form and color, but their very character. ians, for character as well as looks. Chil It is a veritable Noah's Ark for the little dren also love the pictures and accounts of folks, dog sagacity and heroism. Buckram or flexible khaki, $3, Buckram or flexible khaki, $2, postpaid in U. S. postpaid in U. S. Mailed promptly on receipt of price. Obtainable only from NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY WASHINGTON, D. C.