Austin: University Of Texas Press, (1980). First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo; pp; viii, 216; illustrated with three color plates, other illustrations in black and white; blue cloth lettered in white in a pictorial dust jacket;. Very good / very good. Item #16337
"At 13, George Miksch Sutton planned a school of ornithology centered around his collection of bird skins, feathers, bones, nests, eggs, and a prized stuffed crow. At 81, he is one of the most prominent ornithologists and bird artists of our time. He describes his metamorphosis from amateur to professional in "Bird Student".", Jacket;.