No Woman Tenderfoot. Florence Merriam Bailey, Pioneer Naturalist

[BAILEY, Florence Merriam]. . KOFALK, Harriet.
College Station : Texas A & M University Press, (1989). Illustrated with photographs, plans and sketches.
First edition.
Octavo, cloth, pictorial dust jacket. As new.

Bailey (1863-1948) was a noted ornithologist, writer and teacher. Along with such contemporaries as Neltje Doubleday, Oliver Miller and Mabel Osgood Wright she developed the distaff inmput to the nature writing genre. She was one of the most literary ornithologists of her time melding "a warm enthusiasm for her subject, and a desire to enlighten and entertain her readers" (DAB). With notes, a bibliography and an index. [DAB. NAW].

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