(Plates 43-44) IN 1918 the late E d g a r P . Chance began making an intensive study of the habits of a female Cuckoo (Cuculus canorus) on Arley Common, Worcestershire, and in the autumn of 1921 he offered to the film trade a cine-film with the title " T h e Cuckoo's Secret". This had been taken in the previous spring and summer by a commercial cine-photographer who had had no previous experience wit...

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