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The Book of Indian Birds
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The Book of Indian Birds

By Ali, Salim; Daniel, J.C

Mumbai Etc: Bombay Natural History Society, 1996. First printing this revised and enlarged twelfth edition. 354 pp., many colour ills., index, thick 8vo, map endpapers. Fine/Fine copy. Beautiful copy.. First Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.


Beija-flores do Brasil pintados e descritos pelo Dr. Th. Descourtilz. Tradução de Carlos Drummond de Andrade. Estudo Crítico por Olivério M. de O. Pinto. Oiseaux-Mouches Orthorynques Du Bresil Etc

By DESCOURTILZ, Th., / ANDRADE, Carlos Drummond de (Trans.)

Rio De Janeiro : Livraria Sao Jose , 1960. First printing, this facsimile edition of the 1831 original. Limited to 1,000 copies of which this is number 731. 52 page plate section with 23 colour plates printed recto only, plus 35 pp. text section of Portuguese translation, index, elephant folio size about 16" tall, bound in green "alligator" leather, gilt spine titles with bands. A stunning production in Nearly Fine condition with some bumping/wear to extremities, but internally Fine. Text is bilingual (French and Portuguese).. 1st. Hardcover. Fine.


Bird Neighbours Etc

By Blanchan, Neltje

N. Y.: Doubleday, Page , 1902 Twelfth edition. Viii, 234 pp., 52 color plates, index, quarto, green buckram. Good copy with intact hinges, bright cloth, modest wear to extremities. . Hard Cover. Good.


Birds of Madinat Yanbu Al-sinaiyah and Its Hinterland

By Baldwin, P. J. & B. S. Meadows

Royal Commission for Jubail & Yanbu, 1988 First printing. About 160 pp., profusely ill. with color photos and ills., oversize hardcover with gilt decorations. Nearly Fine copy..


Atlas of the Breeding Birds of Ontario

By Cadman, Michael D.; Eagles, Paul F. J

Waterloo, Ontario, Canada: Univ of Waterloo Pr, 1987 First printing. Pp. (i)-xx, 1-617, [3], ills., maps, biblio, index, thick 4to, hardcover, dustjacket. Excellent reference. Fine/Fine copy with very minor signs of handling. No names, no creases, no tears, no wear.. 1st Edition. Hardcover.


The Birds

By Heinroth, Oskar & Katharina

University of Michiga Press, 1958., 1958 First American edition, previously published in German. 181 pp., 91 ills., index, 8vo, hardcover, dustjacket. VG in badly chipped and torn dj.. F. Hardcover.


Atlas of the British Flora

By Perring, F.H. & Walters, S.M

London: Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd for the Botanical Society of the British Isles, 1962., 1962. First printing. XXiv, 432 pp., distribution maps of 1700 flowering plants and ferns, 12 transparent overlays (on 6 sheets) of climate, topography and geology, oversize (4to), hardcover, dustjacket. Text is Nearly Fine with minor signs of use, no names. Dj is very bright and fresh, light wear, few tears, small chips, not price-clipped. Original card slipcase present, with some wear/tear to corners. Uncommon to find in such nice condition.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Hawaiian Birdlife

By Berger, Andrew J

University of Hawaii Press, 1972., 1972 First edition. 270 pp., many ills. (some color), biblio, index, ovesize hardcover, dustjacket. Contents VG but cloth covers a bit stained and bumped. Dj is badly worn and tape-repaired. Good reading copy.. 1st Edition. Hardcover.


Bird Impressions: A Personal View of Birds

By Rees, Darren

Swan Hill Press, 1993. First printing. Not paginated, fully illustrated with color plates and b&w ills., oversize (4to) hardcover, dustjacket. Fine/Nearly Fine. Unclipped dj has light edge-wear, few nicks.. 1st Edition. Hardcover.


From Hummingbird to Eagle: An Account of North American Birds Which Appear or Have Appeared in the County of Peel (INCRIBED PRESENTATION COPY)

By Bull, William Perkins

Perkins Bull Foundation, 1936. First printing. 300 pp., many photos, color ills., maps, index, large 8vo, hardcover, dustjacket. PRESENTATION COPY from the author to Mollie "with the author's love." Text is Nearly Fine with little sign of use. DJ is very fresh with light wear to edges, few edge-tears. Very attractive NF/VG copy of this interesting book.. Signed by Author(s). 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


The Golden Plover and Other Birds

By Allen, Arthur A

Comstock, N.Y. 1939, 1939 First Edition. Xiii, 324 pp., 240 photos, 7 color plates, large 8vo, blue cloth. Internally NF but cloth worn at spine-ends (pull-tears), covers a bit sunned, so Good Plus overall.. F. Hardcover.


Shorebirds and Predators,

By Rodgers, John

Douglas, Vancouver, 1974,, 1974. First edition. 199 pp., profusely ill. with color and b&w photos and line drawings, index, biblio, 8vo, hardcover in dustjacket. Fine/NF. Text is very bright and fresh with no flaws/dj bright and untorn but light edge-wear. A very attractive copy of this field guide. Apparently not the best book on the subject, with some identification errors.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.


British Birds' Eggs: A Handbook of British Oology

By Butler, Arthur Gardiner

London: Janson, 1886., 1886. First printing. Viii, 219 pp., color frontis with tissue guard + 37 chromolithographic plates, index, 8vo, original brown, blind-stamped buckram, gilt spine titles. Complete, intact original book with no serious flaws. Early inscriptions and attractive bookplates present. Hinges holding well. Rear illustration section may have been re-stitched. Light wear to covers at extremities but tips not worn through. A solid, Good copy. This work builds on the earlier work of Hewitson and claims to correct some of his errors of classification. Scarce.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good.


Foreign Bird Keeping: A Complete Guide to Breeding and Management

By Boosey, Edward J

Illife, 1962., 1962. First printing of second revised edition. 384 pp., many color and b&w photos, index, 8vo, green cloth, dustjacket. Tight, unworn text has tape shadows to endpapers, else no real flaws, no names. Dj has a bit of edge-wear with slight loss at tips, only a couple of very short tears. Nice copy.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Yellow Book of Birds,

By Golden

Golden, 1941,, 1941 ill. (about 3X6) VG /0..