The World of Roger Tory Peterson
by John C. Devlin & Grace Naismith
Times Books. 1977. 2nd printing
266 pages, hardcover
Dust jacket is protected by a clear plastic cover that’s a little worn. Price clipped from the inside flap. Page ends are lightly foxed and stained. Text is unmarked. Strong binding.
The authorized biography of the naturalist and illustrator, Roger Tory Peterson, whose field guides have instructed millions. 16 full color plates by Peterson, along with black and white photos of him and his peers.