"Here's a dandy guide to attracting, observing and feeding birds in your home-scape. The photos are outstanding and the section on feeders and the fare available for use in them will spur you on. "--Rocky Mountain News
by DK ADULT
(first published January 1st 1992)
A thorough explanation of the abc's of attracting birds to your backyard. What to do and what not to do. Nicely organized into sections covering what birds need in food, nesting, habitat and other basics, understanding their behavior, and how to create a bird friendly garden. The last half of the book consisted of bird profiles with beautiful color photos to assist in their identification.
This is an excellent addition to a new bird watcher's library.
Robert Burton was an English scholar, born in 1577. Entered Brasenose College, Oxford, 1593. Student of Christ Church, 1599; B.D., 1614 and Vicar of St. Thomas's, Oxford, 1616, and rector of Seagrave from 1630 until his death in 1640. Best known for writing The Anatomy of Melancholy.