Tales of a Low Rent Birder


a collection of nineteen essays by Pete Dunne written between 1977 and 1985, with pen-and-ink and scratchboard illustrations by David Sibley, and a foreword by Roger Tory Peterson.

173 pages, paperback

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Version history

First Edition 1986

Originally published in hardcover by Rutgers University Press (March 1, 1986)

Paperback 1994

Reprinted in paperback by University of Texas Press in 1994