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Distribution and Taxonomy of Birds of the World.

By SIBLEY, Charles G. and MONRIE, Burt L., Jr.

New Haven:: Yale University Press,, [1990].. First edition.. publisher's cloth in dust jacket.. Fine in a near fine jacket.. Folio,.

$25.00

Color Key to North American Birds with Bibliographical Appendix.

By CHAPMAN, Frank M.

New York:: D. Appleton & Company,, 1912.. Revised edition.. publisher's pictorial cloth.. A tight, sound copy; better than very good.. 8vo,. With Upward of 800 Drawings by Chester A. Reed..

$45.00

Zoology of New York, or the New York Fauna. Part II. Birds.

By DE KAY, James E.

Albany:: Printed by Carroll and Cook,, 1844.. First edition; one of 300 colored copies.. publisher's brown cloth.. Engraved old book label on pastedown; some light marginal foxing (heavier foxing to the first several leaves); tight and sound; plates very nice.. Folio,. Illustrated with 141 hand-colored lithographic plates.. Natural History of New York.

$4000.00

Field Key to the Land Birds.

By KNOBEL, Edward.

Boston:: Bradlee Whidden,, 1899.. First edition.. publisher's cloth.. Old stamped ownership signature on pastedown; text block almost entirely separated from the cloth binding; cloth sunned at spine.. 12mo,. 9 color plates and engraved text illustrations..

$100.00

Coloured Illustrations of British Birds, and Their Eggs.

By MEYER, H[enry] L[eonard].

London:: G. W. Nickisson,, 1842-1850.. First octavo edition.. 19th c. 3/4 green morocco over marbled boards; gilt panelled spines decorated with birds in gold; t.e.g.. Engraved armorial bookplate on each front pastedown; light foxing to a few (about 5) plates; a few corners slightly rubbed; but a very attractive set, handsomely bound. . 8vo,. Illustrated with 322 hand-colored plates of birds, 106 hand-colored plates of eggs, and 8 black and white plates..

$5000.00

A General Synopsis of Birds.

By LATHAM, John.

London:: Benjamin White; Leigh and Sotheby;, 1781-1787.. First edition.. contemporary quarter leather with gilt spines over rose boards with black gilt-lettered labels. . A few small areas of wear to edges of boards; otherwise extremely fresh. The interior is nearly fine, with the slightest of foxing in a few spots and bright, sharp coloring.. 4to,. Seven hand-colored engraved title-page vignettes; 119 hand-colored engraved plates, all drawn, engraved, and colored by Latham.. Nissen I VB 532; Anker 277/278; Zimmer 371-73. Consisting of six parts and a supplement. Two index volumes and a second supplement were added in 1790 and 1802; they are not present in this set. Part II of Vol. I is mistakenly identified as "Volume II" on the title page and this has caused the binder to transpose the volume numbers on the spines of Vols. II and III.

$9500.00

Introduction to Gould's Birds of Asia.

By GOULD, John. SHARPE, R. Bowlder.

[London:: Taylor and Francis,, 1850].. First edition.. publisher's cloth-backed tan wrappers with printed paper label on front wrapper.. Very slight creasing at corners; minor dust-soiling and use to wrappers; otherwise extremely attractive.. Elephant folio (21-3/4 x 15 inches),. With one fine hand-colored lithograph, "Paradoxornis Gularis," after J. Gould and H. D. Richter. .

$1750.00

Birds of a Maryland Farm: A Local Study of Economic Ornithology.

By JUDD, Sylvester D.

Washington:: Government Printing Office,, 1902.. original printed wrappers.. Wrappers dampstained at the spine and fore-edge; text block slightly warped.. 8vo,. Illustrated.. U. S. Dept. of Agriculture, Biological Survey, Bulletin No. 17.

$15.00

The English Sparrow (Passer Domesticus) in North America, Especially in its Relations to Agriculture.

By BARROWS, Walter B.

Washington:: Government Printing Office,, 1889.. original printed wrappers.. Spine very chipped; wrappers very dust-soiled.. 8vo,. Folding map.. U. S. Dept. of Agriculture, Biological Survey, Bulletin 1.

$15.00

The North American Eagles and Their Economic Relations.

By OBERHOLSER, Harry C.

Washington:: Government Printing Office,, 1906.. original printed wrappers.. Wrappers slightly dust-soiled.. 8vo,. Illustrated.. U. S. Dept. of Agriculture, Biological Survey, Bulletin No. 27.

$15.00

Distribution and Migration of North American Ducks, Geese, and Swans.

By COOKE, Wells W.

Washington:: Government Printing Office,, 1906.. original printed wrappers.. Wrappers slightly dust-soiled and tanned.. 8vo,. U. S. Dept. of Agriculture, Biological Survey, Bulletin No. 26.

$10.00

Distribution and Migration of North American Warblers.

By COOKE, Wells W.

Washington:: Government Printing Office,, 1904.. original printed wrappers.. Wrappers very dust-soiled and stained.. 8vo,. U. S. Dept. of Agriculture, Biological Survey, Bulletin No. 18.

$10.00

Distribution and Migration of North American Herons and Their Allies.

By COOKE, Wells W.

Washington:: Government Printing Office,, 1913.. original printed wrappers.. Wrappers slightly dust-soiled and tanned.. 8vo,. U. S. Dept. of Agriculture, Biological Survey, Bulletin No. 45.

$10.00

The Warblersof North America.

By CHAPMAN, Frank M.

New York:: Appleton,, 1907.. Third edition.. publisher's blue cloth.. Lengthy ink gift inscription; bookplate and ownership stamp; very good.. Large 8vo,. Illustrated..

$15.00

Our Own Bird: A Familiar Natural History of the Birds of the United States. [Bound with]: Trees, Plants, and Flowers, Where and How They Grow.

By BAILY, William L.

Philadelphia:: J B Lippincott,, 1874.. Revised and edited by Edward D. Cope.. publisher's bevelled cloth with applied inset oval color illustration.. Bookplate; extremities of spine and corners frayed; tight and sound. . 8vo,. Illustrated from engravings..

$40.00

The Warblers of America.

By GRISCOM, Ludlow, SPRUNT, Alexander, Jr. and others.

New York:: The Devin-Adair Company,, 1957.. First edition.. publisher's cloth in dust jacket.. Very slight foxing to edges; tight and sound in a price-clipped jacket with a few short tears and edgewear.. 4to,. Illustrated by John Henry Dick..

$25.00

A Field Guide to the Birds of Texas.

By PETERSON, Roger Tory.

Boston:: Houghton Mifflin,, 1960.. First edition, first printing.. publisher's cloth in pictorial dust jacket.. Ink bird notes on blank endpaper; five-digit numerical stamp in red on front free endpaper; light use to cloth; tight and sound in a jacket with considerable rubbing and a few small chips and tears.. 12mo,. Illustrated; color plates..

$20.00

A Field Guide to Western Birds.

By PETERSON, Roger Tory.

Boston:: Houghton Mifflin,, 1941.. publisher's cloth in chipped dust jacket.. Small address label and ownership inscription on front free endpaper; tight and sound in a heavily chipped and tape-repaired dust jacket.. 12mo,. Illustrated; a few color plates..

$20.00

Florida Bird Life.

By HOWELL, Arthur H.

New York:: Coward-McCann,, 1932.. publisher's cloth.. A very good copy. Ink name and date on pastedown.. 4to,. Color Plates from Original Paintings by Francis L. Jaques; folding map..

$35.00

A Field Guide to the Birds of Texas.

By PETERSON, Roger Tory.

Boston:: Houghton Mifflin,, 1960.. First edition, first printing.. publisher's cloth in pictorial dust jacket.. Ink signature; five-digit numerical stamp in red on front free endpaper; light use to cloth; tight and sound in a jacket with some rubbing at extremities and a short tear to the rear panel.. 12mo,. Illustrated; color plates..

$25.00

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