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Handbook of the Birds of India and Pakistan Together with Those of Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan and Sri Lanka
by Ali, Salim & S. Dillon Ripley
Published by: Oxford University Press
, 1983
Hard Cover
Hardcover, thick 4to., 737pp with index plus 113 color plates on glossy paper. The Compact Edition contains the complete descriptive texts of the second editions of volumes 1-3 and the first editions of volumes 4-10 published from 1968 to 1975. Fine/Fine
$40.00
Book #71789
Book of Bird Life
by Allen, Arthur A.
Published by: Van Nostrand
, 1961
Illustrated Cloth Hardcover
396 pp. Photos. DJ shows only minor wear except for chipping at head of spine. Book's edges slightly foxed, else VF.
$20.00
Book #26720
Complete Audubon a precise Replica of the Complete works of John James Audubon Comprising the Birds of America (1840-44) and the Quadrupeds of North America (1851-54) in Their Entirety (5 vols)
by Audubon, John James
Published by: Volair Books
, 1979
Hard Cover
5 volume set, 655 color plates. Cloth-backed paper covered boards, marbled endpapers, slipcase. Spine extremities mildly bumpted else NF.
$165.00
Book #62072
Original Water-Color Paintings By John James Audubon for The Birds of America
by Audubon, John James
Published by: American Heritage
, 1966
Hardcover
431 color plates. Hardcover, folio Internally flawless, sound binding. Spine sunned. Dj has several tiny edge tears.
$25.00
Book #72984
The Water Birds of North America (Complete in Two Volumes)
by Baird, S. F., T. M. Brewer, and R. Ridgway
Published by: Little, Brown and Company
, 1884
Cloth
Hard Cover. Very Good-. First Edition. Set shows some rubbing to spine and fraying to spine extremities; there is the faint remnant of erased numerals at the foot of the spine but these appear to be the only ex-library markings of the set. Top edge gilt and gilt designs to top boards. Illustrated throughout.
$325.00
Book #11383
Birds of North America; the Descriptions of Species Based Chiefly on the Collections in the Museum of the Smithsonian Institution
by Baird, Spencer F.
Published by: D. Appleton & Co.
, 1860
Hard Cover
Text volume only. Cloth, 1005 pp. Bookplate front pastedown, binding generally sound but hinges weakening. Cloth shows rubbing at corners, spine extremities frayed, spine rubbed. Good +.
$110.00
Book #62314
Life Histories of North American Cuckoos, Goatsuckers, Hummingbirds, and Their Allies
by Bent, Arthur Cleveland
Published by: Smithsonian Institution
, 1940
Wrappers
506pp, most uncut; b/w photos. Some dust-soiling to original wraps, else nice.
$27.50
Book #26501
Life Histories of North American Cuckoos, Goatsuckers, Hummingbirds, and Their Allies
by Bent, Arthur Cleveland
Published by: Smithsonian Institution
Wrappers
506pp, most uncut; b/w photos. Some dust-soiling to original wraps, else nice.
$27.50
Book #26502
Life Histories of North American Wood Warblers: Order Passeriformes
by Bent, Arthur Cleveland
Published by: Smithsonian Institution
, 1953
Wrappers
734pp, most uncut; b/w photos. Some soiling to spine, else NF.
$33.00
Book #26503
Life Hisories of North American Wagtails, Shrikes, Vireos, and Their Allies
by Bent, Arthur Cleveland
Published by: Smithsonian Institution
, 1950
Wrappers
411pp, most uncut; b/w photo plates. Some soiling to spine, else NF.
$20.00
Book #26504
Life Histories of North American Wagtails, Shrikes, Vireos, and Their Allies
by Bent, Arthur Cleveland
Published by: Smithsonian Institution
Wrappers
411pp, most uncut; b/w photo plates. Some mild dust-soiling to spine, else NF.
$25.00
Book #26505
Life Histories of North American Wood Warblers
by Bent, Arthur Cleveland
Published by: Smithsonian Institution
, 1953
Wrappers
734pp, mostly uncut; 83 b/w photo plates. Faint dust-soiling, else Fine.
$38.50
Book #26507
Life Histories of North American Thrushes, Kinglets, and Their Allies
by Bent, Arthur Cleveland
Published by: Smithsonian Institution
, 1949
Wrappers
754pp, mostly uncut; 51 b/w photo plates. Spine darkened, else NF.
$27.50
Book #26508
Life Histories of North American Nuthatches, Wrens, Thrashers, and Their Allies
by Bent, Arthur Cleveland
Published by: Smithsonian Institution
, 1948
Wrappers
475pp, mostly uncut; 90 b/w photo plates. Spine darkened, else NF.
$27.50
Book #26509
Life Histories of North American Nuthatches, Wrens, Thrashers, and Their Allies
by Bent, Arthur Cleveland
Published by: Smithsonian Institution
, 1948
Wrappers
475pp, mostly uncut; 90 b/w photo plates. Faint dust-soiling, else Fine.
$27.50
Book #26511
Life Histories of North American Thrushes, Kinglets, and Their Allies
by Bent, Arthur Cleveland
Published by: Smithsonian Institution
, 1949
Wrappers
Tall 8vo. 454pp [most uncut], 51 b/w photo plates. Spine darkened, else FINE.
$27.50
Book #26583
Life Histories of North American Woodpeckers
by Bent, Arthur Cleveland
Published by: Smithsonian Institution
, 1939
Wrappers
Tall 8vo. 334pp; 39 b/w photo plates. Mild wear at spine, else FINE.
$27.50
Book #26584
Life Histories of North American Woodpeckers
by Bent, Arthur Cleveland
Published by: Smithsonian Institution
, 1939
Wrappers
Tall 8vo. 334pp; 39 b/w photo plates. Mild wear at spine, else FINE.
$27.50
Book #26585
Life Histories of North American Flycatchers, Larks, Swallows, and Their Allies
by Bent, Arthur Cleveland
Published by: Smithsonian Institution
, 1942
Wrappers
Tall 8vo. 555pp [most uncut]; 70 b/w photo plates. Very faint spine creasing, else FINE.
$27.50
Book #26587
Life Histories of North American Gulls and Terns
by Bent, Arthur Cleveland
Published by: Dodd, Mead & Co.
, 1947
Cloth Hardcover
333 pp. Sunning on spine, minor wear at spine extremities, corners, top edge. Deckle fore edge. Inside 2 ex libris plates, else very clean and tight.
$12.50
Book #26619
Burgess Bird Book for Children
by Burgess, Thornton W., Illustrated by Agassiz Fuertes, Louis
Published by: Little, Brown, and Company
, 1920
Hard Cover
Cloth, 353 pp, numerous color plates by Louis Agassiz Fuertes, + paste-on cover illus. Inscribed & signed by Louis Agassiz Fuertes: "To know these native birds better is to love your native land more". Spine extremities frayed, front hinge repaired, general wear to boards. GOOD condition. Scarce.
$82.50
Book #74683
Glimpses of Familiar Birds: Land Birds, North America, East of the Rocky Mountains (Excluding Birds of Prey)
by Carr, William H.
Published by: Saml. Gabriel & Sons & Company
, 1931
Hardcover
Square 8vo, hardcover, 157 pp, color illustrations. Dj foxed, edge tears, else VG/VG.
$16.50
Book #74758
Camps and Cruises of an Ornithologist
by Chapman, Frank M.
Published by: D. Appleton & Co.
, 1908
Illustrated Hardcover
432 pp. 1st edition. Cracked spine, wear at extremities, corner, bottom edge. Deckle fore edge, gilded top edge. Inside mild tarnishing throughout (mostly tops of pages), POS, otherwise generally clean.
$35.00
Book #26602
Birds of the Storm The Story of Marjorie Ozanne and Her Bird Hospital on the Isle of Guernsey
by Coltman, Ernest-Vivian
Published by: Frederick Muller Limited
, 1963
Hardcover
Hardcover, 120 pp, b/w illus. Bookplate on front pastedown epp. VG+ condition. Dj has small portion of paper loss top of spine, price-clipped. In mylar.
$6.60
Book #68942
Jungle Journeys in Ceylon
by Darnton, Iris
Published by: Galaxy Books / OUP
, 1975
Hardcover
Hardcover, small 4to, 272 pp, copious b/w illus. Author inscribed (tipped-in letter). Previous owner's nameplate on ffep. VG+/VG+. Dj in mylar.
$49.50
Book #70611
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