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Primates of the World

Series: Of the World Series

By: Ken Preston-Mafham and Rod Preston-Mafham

192 pages, 100 col and b/w photos, line illus

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Hardback | Apr 2003 | #144226 | ISBN: 0816052115
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NHBS Price: £29.95 $36/€33 approx
Hardback | Dec 1992 | #18659 | ISBN: 0713721715
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Reissue of the 1992 classic, covering various species of lemurs, monkeys and apes, their habitats, social systems, breeding habits and rearing of young, communication, feeding and relationships with man. Over 60 species and subspecies are illustrated.

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Rod Preston-Mafham and Ken Preston-Mafham are experienced writers and photographers of the living world. Their expertise is evident in their work as authors of Premaphotos Wildlife, one of the United Kingdom's leading natural history photographic libraries. Primate study has been a particular specialization of Ken, who has several notable expeditions to and publications on Madagascar's unique primate fauna.

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