The Wonderful Mr Willughby – The First True Ornithologist. Tim Birkhead. Hardback in dust-jacket. Illustrated with colour plates. “Willughby was determined to overhaul the whole of Natural History and impose order on it’s complexity. It was exhilarating, exciting and exhausting”….in this book “For the first time, Willughby’s story and genius are given the attention they deserve”. Enthralling, as Matt Ridley says. Please note: this is a heavy volume and therefore only for sale within the UK, postage will be a maximum of £6.50, any extra charged will be immediately refunded.