Adventures in Bird-Land
Oliver Gregory Pike
(Forgotten Books, June 13, 2017)
Excerpt from Adventures in Bird-LandN Adventures in Bird-land I have not confined myself to the adventures of the photographer in his travels after the birds, for Bird-land itself is always full of exciting adven tures amongst the birds themselves, and I have included many of these. For opportunities for photographing rare birds I am indebted to many friends, and it is impossible to thank all of them; but I must publicly acknowledge the help and assistance given by the following gentlemen, who have either allowed me the run of their fine estates or let me know of opportunities for photographing birds: Mr. A. B. Paton, for a most enjoyable holiday spent on the latter's estate in Scotland; the Rev.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.