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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
Birds of the Frontier Region. An Annotated Checklist
by Beardslee, Clark S. And Harold D Mitchell
Published by: Bulletin of the buffalo Society of Natural Sciences
, 1965
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 478pp w/index. Slight bumping to spine extremities, light foxing to textblock edges, small spot of rubbing to back cover, else Fine.
$22.00
Book #108143
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Parental Behavior in Birds
by Silver, Rae (ed.)
Published by: Dowden, Hutchinson & Ross, Inc.
, 1977
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to. 435pp. "Benchmark Papers in Animal Behavior 11". Light dust soiling to top page edges, light wear at spine extremities, else Near Fine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$7.50
Book #35341
Guide to the Birds of Costa Rica
by Stiles, F. Gary and Alexander F. Skutch
Published by: Comstock
, 1989
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. Color plates. 511 pp. Previous owner's inscription on FFEP. Sporadic, small ink notations in index and a few page margins. Bright dj protected in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$55.00
Book #60764
Familiar Wild Birds (4 volumes)
by Swaysland, W.
Published by: Cassell & Co.
, 1883
Leather Bound
First Edition. 3/4 blue morocco and marbled paper covered boards, marbled edges. Complete in four volumes: 160pp, 40 color plates + 148pp ads, dated October, 1882; 160pp. 39 color plates (missing one plate), + 164pp. ads dated June, 1884; 160pp. 40 color plates, no ads; 176pp. including index, 40 color plates, no ads. Previous owner's nicely penned gift inscription, dated January 1st, 1888 on front free endpaper of each volume. With the exception of the single missing plate (probably a binder's error) this is a beautiful NEAR FINE set of the actual first edition.
$250.00
Book #97325
History of the Birds of Suffolk
by Ticehurst, Claud B.
Published by: Gruney and Jackson
, 1932
Hardcover
1st edition. Hardcover, 8vo, 502 pp. + ads, folding map, photographic plates. Bumping along board edges. Mild soiling to cloth with toning at spine and wrinkling on rear board. POS on FFEP. Else VERY GOOD. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$45.00
Book #26569
Migration Atlas. Movements of the Birds of Britain and Ireland.
by Wernham, Chris (ed.)
Published by: T & A R Poyser
, 2002
Hardcover
Hardcover, large 4to, 884 pp. with index. Copious color images, maps, and charts throughout. Spine extremities mildly bumped, else VG+. Now in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$60.00
Book #75405
Florida Scrub Jay. Demography of a Cooperative-Breeding Bird.
by Wolfenden, Glen E. and John W. Fitzpatrick
Published by: Princeton University Press
, 1984
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo. 406 pp. POS on half-title page. Light soiling and edgewear to wraps. Else FINE. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$22.00
Book #52531
John James Audubon. The Birds of America. June 16 and 17, 1983.
by [by title]
Published by: Sotheby Parke Bernet
, 1983
Paperback
Paperback, 4to, 317pp plus lot numbers and order bid form. Sale number 5054, 1983. Prices realized laid in. Numerous b/w and a few color illustrations throughout. Mild creasing to upper front cover corner, front cover near spine, and lower rear cover corner. Light bumping to page corners of ~20pps, else VG. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$15.00
Book #93435
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