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NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY FIELD GUIDE TO NORTH AMERICAN BIRDS. Eastern Region

by BULL, John and John Farrand, Jr.

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1994
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New York: Knopf. 1994. Second edition, fully revised by John Farrand, Jr. Dark green flexible leather grain plastic. Abundant colour photos (new for this edition). Light damp stain to front free endpaper and early leaves, else a clean and unworn copy, wiith the wraparound band still present. ; Narrow 12mo .
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LAST OF THE CURLEWS. Illustrated by T.M. Shortt

by BODSWORTH, Fred

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1966
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London: Longmans. 1966. Hardcover. Second UK edition (first was in 1955). Variant in blue boards. 128 pp. Excellent scratch board illustrations throughout by a noted Canadian nature artist. Mild foxing to fore edges, else fine. Dust jacket has a short tear at foot of spine with a consequent soft crease across the lower margin of the… Read more
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The natural history of the double-crested cormorant (phalacrocorax auritus auritus (Lesson))

by Lewis, Harrison F.

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Published
1929
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First Canadian Edition
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Ottawa: Ru-Mi-Lou Books (Graphic Publishers). 1929. First Canadian Edition. Softcover. pp 94, [2]. stapled in pale yellow printed card covers. Printed in double columns, with photos. Ex library, with two rubber stamps and an ink notation on the front cover, VG otherwise, no other library marks. The author's PhD thesis for Cornell University, the text bears the… Read more
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Owls of the World: their lives, behaviour and survival

by DUNCAN, James

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2003
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First printing
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9781552632147
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Toronto: Key Porter. 2003. First printing. Hardcover. 1552632148 . Quarto, black boards. pp 317. Colour photos, index. Fine in fine jacket. Published at CAD 60. 2 kg parcel .
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The Birds of South America: Vol. II, The Suboscine Passerines

by Ridgely, Robert S.; Tudor, Guy

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Published
1994
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First printing
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9780292770638
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Austin: University of Texas Press. 1994. First printing. Hardcover. 0292770634 . Thick quarto, green cloth. pp xii, 814 + colour plates. Maps, index. Covers Ovenbirds and Woodcreepers; Antbirds, Gnateaters, and Tapaculos; Tyrant Flycatchers; Manakins and Cotingas. Fine in fine jacket. In print at USD 95.00 (2017). 2.5 kg parcel. .
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Cormorants, Darters, and Pelicans of the World

by Johnsgard, Paul A.

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Published
1993
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First printing
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9781560982166
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Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press. 1993. First printing. Hardcover. 1560982160 . Quarto, black cloth. pp (xvi), 445. Colour photos, b&w illustrations, maps, index. Fine in fine jacket. 2.5 kg parcel. .
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The Complete Encyclopedia of Birds and Bird Migration

by Christopher M. Perrins; Jonathan Elphick

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2003
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9780785816676
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Edison, NJ: Booksales. 2003. Hardcover. 0785816674 . Folio, glossy pictorial boards. pp 516. Colour illustrations, index. Fine in nearly fine jacket. 3 kg parcel. .
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The Birds of Heaven: Travels with Cranes

by MATTHIESSEN, Peter

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Published
2001
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First printing
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9781550548891
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Vancouver: Greystone Books. 2001. First printing. Hardcover. 1550548891 . Cloth & boards. pp xvi, 349 + colour & b&w plates by Robert Bateman. Index. Endpaper maps. Fine in fine jacket. .
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FIREFLY ENCYCLOPEDIA OF BIRDS

by PERRINS, Christopher, editor

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2003
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First printing
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Buffalo, New York: Firefly Books. 2003. First printing. Hardcover. Tall thick quarto, navy boards. pp 656. Colour and b&w illustrations (about 1000 photos), glossary, bibliography, index. Fine in very nearly fine jacket. Note: 3.5 kg parcel, extra shipping will be required. .
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1977. Softcover. 0394414101 . 1993 later printing. Flexible vinyl binding with printed wraparound band. Colour illustrations, index. Fine copy, no owner marks. Excellent guide. .
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A Guide to the Birds of Costa Rica (Civilization)

by Gary Stiles; Skutch, Alexander F.

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Published
1989
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9780801496004
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Ithaca, New York: Comstock / Cornell. 1989. Softcover. 0801496004 . Octavo, card covers. pp (xii), 511 + colour plates. Illustrated, maps, index. Just a little leaned, vertical creaases to spine, else fine. .
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Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. 1989. Hardcover. 0691082448 . Octavo, brown cloth. pp (xxxvi), (354) + colour plates. 71 b/w figures, 303 b/w maps, index. Fine in fine jacket. .
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Illustrated Guide to the Birds of Southern Africa

by Sinclair, Ian; Hockey, Phil; Tarboton, Warwick

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Published
1995
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First US Edition
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9780691044699
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Priceton, NJ: Princeton University Press. 1995. First US Edition. Hardcover. 0691044694 . Octavo, blue cloth. pp 426. Colour illustrations, index. Fine copy. Jacket has crease and short tear to foot of spine, VG otherwise. .
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Sparrows and Buntings: A Guide to the Sparrows and Buntings of North America and the World

by Byers, Clive; Olsson, Urban

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Published
1995
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First US printing
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9780395738733
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin. 1995. First US printing. Hardcover. 0395738733 . Tan boards. pp (10), 334. 39 colour plates, b&w illustrations, maps, index. Fine in very nearly fine price-clipped jacket. .
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Woodpeckers: An Identification Guide to the Woodpeckers of the World

by Hans Winkler; David A. Christie; David Nurney

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Published
1995
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First printing
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9780395720431
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin. 1995. First printing. Hardcover. 0395720435 . Tall octavo, white cloth. pp (x), 406. 64 colours plates, maps, index. Fine in fine, price-clipped jacket. .
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A Guide to the Birds of Western Africa

by Borrow, Nik and Ron Demey

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Published
2001
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First printing
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9780691095202
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Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. 2001. First printing. Hardcover. 0691095205 . Tall octavo, green cloth. pp 832. 147 colour plates, b&w illustrations, maps, index. Fine in fine jacket. Note: 2.5 kg parcel, extra shipping may be required. .
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A Guide to the Birds of the West Indies

by Raffaele, Herbert A.; Wiley, James; Garrido, Orlando H.; Keith, Allan; Raffaele, Janis I.

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Published
1998
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First printing
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9780691087368
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Priceton, NJ: Princeton University Press. 1998. First printing. Hardcover. 0691087369 . Octavo, green boards. pp (511). Colour illustrations, index. Very small bruise to one outer corner of cover, else fine in fine jacket. .
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The Birds of South America: Volume 1: The Oscine Passerines

by Robert S. Ridgely; Guy, Tudor

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2006
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9780292707566
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Austin: University of Texas Press. 2006. Hardcover. 0292707568 . Fifth printing. Red cloth, endpaper maps. pp xvi, 516 + colour plates. Maps, bibliography, index. Fine in fine jacket. Note: 2.5 kg parcel, extra shipping will be required. .
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Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. 2003. Hardcover. 0691117012 . This is the most accurate and comprehensive checklist of birds ever published in a single volume. Thick quarto, blue boards. pp 1039. Fine in fine jacket. >>> First published over twenty years ago, The Howard and Moore Checklist was the first such compact list to include not only… Read more
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COMPLETE BIRDS OF NORTH AMERICA

by ALDERER, Jonathan, editor

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2006
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Washington, D.C.: National Geographic. 2006. Hardcover. Octavo, glossy pictorial boards. pp ix, 664. Colour illustrations, index. Fine copy. Dust jacket has a small tear, crease to lower inner corner of front panel, VG otherwise. Note: 2.5 kg parcel, extra shipping will be required. .
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