National Geographic : 1953 Jan
NATIONAL GERAPHIC Books in Natural Color Stalking Birds with Color Camera .M ANY SECRETS of our avian f V riends are revealed in this unique hook. Acclaimed by reviewers and thousands of bird lovers, it represents a revolution in wildlife illustration. In 189 pages of NATURAL COLOR there are 331 photographs, many in full-page size. Most of them were taken within arm's reach of the wild subjects. They include 1/5000-second flash pictures catching minute details of bird flight. This beautiful book is a result of Dr. Arthur A. Allen's many years of notable research and expeditions, sponsored in great part by the National Geographic Society. Edited by Dr. gilbert t Gros venor, it is not just another "bird guide," but a treasure of "inside information" on our feathered neighbors. As the first cost was borne by the NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE, this 328 -page book is only $7.50 in U. S. & Poss.; elsewhere, $7.75 in U. S. funds. -" Arthur A. Allen Stalked a Barn Owl with Startling Effect on Color Film Postpaid. Rich, green covers, 7" x 10"''. © N.G.S. "Lan llockcd Salmon, Painted by Waltcr A. Weber for The Book off Fishes The Book of Fishes F YOU HAVE NEVER wet a fly or cast a plug, the new 1952 edition of The Book of I ll;he will open a fascinating new world to you. If you are an ardently addicted rod-and-reel veteran, it will add extra pleasure to sour sport. Its 540 pages are an intensely inter esting search into habits and life cycles beneath the waves, where countless hosts of creatures-some incredibly weird live in a savage realm of eat and be eaten. It is packed with high adventure as well as practical hints on game fishing. d; !A grand total of 159 vULL.- c oLOa pages bring you 116 COLOR PAINTINGS and 24 C()L(OR PHtIOTOGRAPl S-with biographies --- identifying 236 species of game and food fishes and other aquatic life in United States salt and fresh waters. A delight to read and to own, The Book of lrher,edited by Dr. John Oliver La IGorce, is bound in maroon and gray, 7" x 104". Because first cost was borne by The Magazine, it is modestly priced at $6.50 in U. S. & Poss.; else _ ;y ;"where, $6.75, U. S. funds. Postpaid. National (;Geographic Society, D)epartment F-N, Washington 6, D. C. ................. 19..... Enclosed please find $.......... for which send me: ............ copies of "Stalking Birds with Color Camera" (87.50 in U. S. & Poss.; elsewhere, 87.75 in U. S. funds. Postpaid). ............ copies of "The Book of Fishes" ($6.50 in U. S. & Poss.; elsewhere, $6.75 in U. S. funds. Postpaid). Name..................................... Address........................................................ Obn Iany frm NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY Dept. F-N, Washington 6, D.C.