Louisiana Birds by George H. Lowery, Jr., Ph.D., illustrated by Robert E. Tucker. The illustrations are in line drawings, half tones, or water colors, and portray every one of the 377 species recorded in Louisiana. There are thirteen full page, four-color plates; 27 two-color plates; 69 photographs of bird portraits; 14 full-page habitat photographs;135 text illustrations;and 12 bar graphs showing seasonal distribution of 304 species. Copyright 1955 by George H. Lowery, Jr. Published for the Louisiana Wild Life & Fisheries Commission by Louisiana State University Press. The hardcover book measures 8 1/2" X 6 1/2", and has 556 numbered pages. The original dust cover is present, but shows age appropriate wear. The interior pages are clean and unmarked.