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Book of Bird Life. A Study of Birds in Their Native Haunts.
by Allen, Arthur A.
Published by: D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc.
, 1968
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 396pp with index. Pictorial endpapers, color frontispiece, and numerous illustrations in color and b&w. Dust soiling to top edge of text block. Foxing to extremities of dust jacket and one small tear. Frontispiece leaf detaching at head. Private library bookplate on half title page. Very Good -.
$12.50
Book #104551
Louis Agassiz Fuertres His Life Briefly Told and His Correspondence
by Boynton, Mary Fuertes (editor)
Published by: Oxford Univ Press
, 1956
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. First edition. 317 pp. Page edges toned. Else FINE in good + dust jacket. DJ has moderate edgewear, faded spine and offsetting to rear panel, else GOOD +. In Mylar.
$16.50
Book #91133
Sports Afield. Treasury of Waterfowl.
by Cartwright, B.W.
Published by: Prentice-Hall, Inc.
, 1957
Hardcover
Hardcover, folio. Color illustrated plates and b/w illus. throughout. 143 pp. POS on FFEP. Toning to page edges. Else FINE in GOOD + dust jacket. DJ has mild toning and some edgewear, paper loss at upper forecorners and spine. Protected in Mylar. Price not clipped. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$22.00
Book #79353
Camps and Cruises of an Ornithologist
by Chapman, Frank M.
Published by: D. Appleton & Co.
, 1908
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. First edition. Deckle fore edge. TEG. 432 pp. B/w photographs throughout. Cracked spine, rubbing and some fraying at extremities, corner, bottom edge. Tear across top of spine. POS on FEP, otherwise generally clean. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$20.00
Book #79357
Jungle Journeys in Ceylon
by Darnton, Iris
Published by: Galaxy Books / OUP
, 1975
Hardcover
Hardcover, small 4to. Copious b/w illus. Author inscribed (tipped-in letter). 272 pp. Previous owner's nameplate on ffep. VERY GOOD + in like dust jacket. DJ has mild edgewear. Price not clipped. Protected in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$49.50
Book #70611
Mockingbird
by Doughty, Robin W.
Published by: University of Texas Press
, 1988
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 80pp. Color photographs and maps throughout. FINE in like dust jacket. Protected in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$7.50
Book #68940
Return of The Whooping Crane
by Doughty, Robin W.
Published by: University of Texas Press
, 1989
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to. Color photographs throughout. 182 pp. with index. POS on FEP. Else fine in like dust jacket. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$10.00
Book #86956
Birds of New York. Parts I and II. (New York State Museum Memoir 12).
by Eaton, Elon Howard
Published by: University of The State of New York
, 1910
Hardcover
Two volumes. Hardcover, 4to, Part I: Introductory Chapters; Water Birds and Game Birds- 501pp; Part 2: General Chapters; Land Birds- 543pp. Color illustrated plates by Louis Agassiz Fuertes at end of both volumes. POS on ffep both volumes. Part 2 has surface abrasion and two faint red marks on front cover. Very faint foxing to endpapers of first volume. Minor wear at spine extremities of both volumes. VG+. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$60.00
Book #89483
Ruffed Grouse. Its Life Story, Ecology and Management
by Edminster, Frank C.
Published by: Macmillan Company
, 1947
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 385pp. with index. First edition, inscribed and signed by author. Inscription reads: "With best wishes for many more years of good hunting and success in conservation. Franklin C. Edminster, December 20, 1961." Black and white photos at center. Minor bumping to spine extremities. Dust jacket shows edgewear, with a few minor tears and chips. Dust jacket is price-clipped, and is now protected in mylar.
$38.50
Book #105936
Nightwatchmen of Bush and Plain. Australian Owls and Owl-like Birds.
by Fleay, David
Published by: Taplinger Publishing Company
, 1972
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 163 pp. with index. Color and B&W images throughout. Very small stain to page edges towards front portion of lower corner, else Fine in like dust jacket with faint sunning at spine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$8.25
Book #80520
British Sea Birds
by Gibson-Hill, C.A.
Published by: H. F.& G. Witherby Ltd.
, 1947
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to. 144pp. Inscribed and signed "To Arthur Singer" by parties the book is dedicated to, many black & white photographs. Mild rubbing to boards, particularly at corners and spine extremities, light bumping to corners, else VERY GOOD. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$10.00
Book #79490
A Lifetime With The Birds. An Ornithological Logbook.
by Greene, Earle R.
Published by: Edwards Brothers, Inc.
, 1966
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 404 pp. with index. Slight scratch on cloth cover, rear board corners lightly bumped, else FINE. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$7.50
Book #79495
Born to Sing. An Intrepretation and World Survey of Bird Song.
by Hartshorne, Charles
Published by: Indiana University Press
, 1973
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 304pp with index. Small bump at bottom edge of front board. Dust jacket is price-clipped. Fading to jacket at spine, some light rubbing at crease edges, slight wear at crown of spine. Very Good. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$16.50
Book #103620
Eric Hosking's Waders
by Hosking, Eric, and W. G. Hale
Published by: Pelham Books
, 1983
Hardcover
Hardcover, large 4to, 185 pp. with index. 125 full color photographs as well as 80 B&W. Fine in like dust jacket. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$15.00
Book #79354
America's Other Audubon
by Kiser, Joy M.
Published by: Princeton Architectural Press
, 2012
Hardcover
Hardcover, folio, 191pp. Color illustrations throughout. Minor soiling to rear flyleaf, else fine condition.
$16.50
Book #105339
Birdsong By the Seasons. A Year of Listening to Birds
by Kroodsma, Donald
Published by: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
, 2009
Hardcover
With two CDs of birdsongs included at rear. Hardcover, 8vo, 366pp. with index. Occasional black and white illustrations, as welll as birdsong diagrams. Fine condition, with near fine dust jacket showing very slight edge wear.
$13.75
Book #104788
Living Bird. Sixteenth Annual of the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, 1977.
by Lancaster, Douglas A. and Jean R. Johnson (eds.)
Published by: Laboratory of Ornithology
, 1977
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo. Errata for previous volume laid in. 255 pp. Color illustrated plates with b/w illustrations and photos throughout. Light soiling to wraps, otherwise FINE. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$9.00
Book #93221
Living Bird. Seventeenth Annual of the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, 1978.
by Lancaster, Douglas A. and Jean R. Johnson (eds.)
Published by: Laboratory of Ornithology
, 1978
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo. 271 pp. Color illustrated plates with b/w llustrations and photos throughout. Wraps lightly soiled, mild bumping at corners, else FINE. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$9.00
Book #93222
Living Bird. Thirteenth Annual of the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, 1974.
by Lancaster, Douglas A. and Jean R. Johnson (eds.)
Published by: Laboratory of Ornithology
, 1974
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo, 326 pp. Color illustrated plates with b/w llustrations and photos throughout. Wraps mildly toned and soiled, else VG+. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$9.00
Book #93223
Bird-Hunting Through Wild Europe
by Lodge, R. B.
Published by: D. Appleton and Company
, 1909
Hardcover
Original color pictorial & gilt decorated cloth, 8vo, 333pp with index. Top edge gilt. Frontispiece and numerous plates. Half title and title page foxed; scattered light foxing throughout. Slight edgewear at corners and extremities of spine. Very Good +. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$82.50
Book #104526
Birds of the Southern Third of Africa. Series 2. 2 Volumes.
by Mackworth-Praed, C. W. and Captain C. H. B. Grant
Published by: Longmans & Co., et al
, 1969
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 2 volumes. Numerous color plates. 688 pp with index and 747 pp with index. POS on rear ep of each vol. Foxing to top page edges and fore edge of vol.1 else VERY GOOD in like dust jackets. DJs are lightly soiled with sunned spines, vol. 2 has small chips and tears at spine extremities. Prices clipped. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$30.00
Book #67392
Waterfowl. An Identification Guide to the Ducks, Geese and Swans of the World.
by Madge, Steve and Hilary Burn
Published by: Houghton Mifflin & Company
, 1988
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo, 298pp with index. Color illustrations throughout. Price sticker on front cover. Faint soiling and toning to covers.Light curling to front cover corners. Near Fine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$12.50
Book #103396
Birds By Night
by Martin, Graham
Published by: T & A D Poyser
, 1990
Hardcover
Signed and inscribed by author on dedication page. Hardcover, 8vo, 227pp with index. B/w illustrations throughout by John Busby. Slight soiling to dust jacket, slight wear at spine extremities, else Near Fine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$27.50
Book #103397
Guide to the Birds of South America
by Meyer De Schauensee, Rodolphe
Published by: Intercollegiate Press Inc
, 1982
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo. A few B&W images. 498 pp. with index. PP 260-268 have small bump to upper forecorner. Cover corners lightly bumped, mild soiling to wraps. Light creasing at spine. Else VERY GOOD +. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$10.00
Book #79526
Kookaburras
by Parry, Veronica A.
Published by: Taplinger
, 1972
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. B&W and color photos throughout. 110 pp. with bibliography. FINE in NEAR FINE dust jacket. DJ has faint edgewear and a lightly faded spine, else FINE. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$22.00
Book #80518
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