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    RANDOM RAMBLINGS OF AN EVERYDAY BIRDWATCHER by Larner, Yulee

    Staunton: Ramblings. Very Good. 1980. First Edition. Stapled wraps. Signed by author and illustrator. Soiling to the rear cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 60 pages; Signed by Author & Illustrator .


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    $14.40

    The Mountain That Loved A Bird by McLerran, Alice

    Scholastic. Very Good-. 1993. Softcover. 0590468480 . Bookplate, edgewear, 2 pages dog-eared. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 24 pages; 26313Anh .


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    Michael Morcombe's Birds of Australia by Morcombe, Michael

    Australia: Landsdown Press Pty Ltd, 1971. 80 pages illustrated with color photographs and black and white drawings throughout. Pencilled price on fep, shelf wear and edge wear to jacket. Thanks for shopping with us! 100% of your purchase price benefits charity and supports literacy and lifelong learning.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


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    AUD $20.00

    Life of Birds, The by Attenborough, David

    London, United Kingdom: BBC Books, 1998. Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1145g, 320pgs, blank endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.. First Edition. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


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    $26.00

    The Birds of Lake Baringo by Stevenson, Terry

    Nairobi: Sealpoint Publicity Illustrated by Sarah Stevenson, wife of the author 8vo size staple-bound softcover; 96 glossy pages with some full page color illustrations and black and white photographs and a black and white map On the title page is the signature of the "assistant" to the author. This volume is based on detailed records kept by the author from 1977 to 1983, recording 445 species. There is light crease to top right corner of cover and to bottom back corner. Some pages have handling wear. . Stapled. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Stevenson, Sarah. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Private Press.


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    Oceans of Birds by Soper, Tony

    Newton Abbot: David & Charles. 1989. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour photographs and black and white drawings by Michael Loates and maps. 208 pages A guide to seabird spotting from the North Atlantic to the Antarctic. . 1st Edition. Hardback.


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    Birds of Australia, The: A Book of Identification (760 Birds in Colour) by Simpson, Ken; and Day, Nicolas

    South Yarra, Australia: LLoyd O'Neil Pty Ltd, 1989. Hardcover with tan boards and pictorial dust jacket, second edition, 1795gms, 352pgs, illustrated endpapers. Contents includes: every bird species in Australia illustrated in colour with over 2,000 painted images on 128 plates; field information and distribution maps adjacent to 128 colour plates; simple to use illustrated Key to Families; and detailed information on bird behaviour, feeding and breeding habits. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only minor shelf wear and chipping/scuffing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1.5kg and may incur additional postage.. Second Edition. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


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    Field Guide to Australian Birds, A: Non Passerines (Volume 1) by Slater, Peter

    Adelaide, Australia: Rigby Limited, 1970. Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 676g, 428pgs, map endpapers. This is volume 1 in a two volume set. Book is in fair to good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Text block has a few loose pages at the rear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.. First Edition. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Fair to Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


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    AUD $12.00

    Living World of Canadian Birds, The by Coomber, Richard

    Canada: B Mitchell, 1991. Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 954gms, 126pgs. Beautifully illustrated with full colour photograph, this book provides a marvellous insight into this extraordinarilyt varied and constantly evolving environment of Canadian birdlife. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only light shelf wear and some mild fading around spine area, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.. First Edition. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Very Good/Very Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.


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    Unterricht was mit dem lieblichen Geschöpff denen Vögeln auch ausser Den Fang Nur Durch Die Ergründung Deren Eigenschafften Und Zahmmachung Oder Anderer Abrichtung Man Sich Vor Lust Und Zeit-Vertreib Machen Könne by Pernau, A. F. Von

    Coburg, Germany: Neue Presse, 1982. 127 Seiten mit 12 Abbildungen. Originalgetreuer Nachdruck der Ausgabe von 1702 nach dem Exemplar aus der Sammlung Rolf Schlenker. Gewidmet von Rolf Schlenker.. Signed by Publisher. Reprinted Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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    AUD $15.00

    What Bird Call Is That? The Identification Guide Australian Bird Lovers Have Been Waiting For. by Lindsey, Terence (compiled by)

    North Ryde, NSW, Australia: Angus & Robertson, 1987. Softcover, first edition, 128 pages, weighs 326gms. This book is the perfect introduction to the beauty of birdsong and the identification of the most frequently heard birdcalls of Australia's eastern and southern margins, featuring 75 of the area's most commonly encountered callling birds. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. . First Edition. Softcover. Good/Not Applicable. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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    £4.50

    Pennine Birds: A Visitor's Handbook by Mitchell, W. R. and Richard William Robson

    Clapham: Dalesman,. Paperback. 96pp. A guide to birds covering the whole Pennine area from the Cheviot Hills to the Peak District. Black and white illustrations throughout. A little surface rubbed. Somewhat tanned to spine. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1977.


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    AUD $10.00

    Birds and Their Eggs by Stephen, David

    London, England: Collins Dove Hardcover with pictorial boards, edition not stated, undated, 164g, no page numbers, illustrated endpapers. Childrens wonder colour book on birds and their eggs. Book is in good condition with mild age-related general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a very small pen mark on the inside front page from a previous owner. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.. Edition Not Stated. Hardcover. Good/Not Applicable. Illus. by Fullerton, Len. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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    £8.00

    Titmice of the British Isles by Barnes, John A. G

    David & Charles, Newton Abbot, Devon, 1975. First Edition. Blue Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Illustrator: Photo's & Drawings. gilt titles spine; illustrated by b/w. photo's. & drawings; "the blue tit, and the great tit are among the best-known & best-loved birds in almost any garden. yet we know surprisingly little of their lives & those of other tits found in the British Isles: the coal tit, marsh tit, willow tit, long-tailed tit & crested tit. After five years of intensive observation, ringing & nestbox experiments, founded upon a lifetime of enthusiasm, the author describes the lives & habits of tits more fully than has ever been possible before: how they find their food, where they store it, their association with man - as pets & pests - their adaptability & their ingenuity, their nesting & btreeding habits. This is a valuable & definitive account of the British titmouse species: for the ornithologist it has long been needed, & for the garden birdwatcher, it will add enormous interest to daily observations."; previous owners inscription on f.e.p.; price-clipped D/J.has been covered in a non-removable plastic attached to the inside covers but has at least kept the D/J. in very good condition; including notes & index - 212 pages Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Illustrator: Photo's & Drawings. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; Ornithology; British Birds; Birdwatching; Animals & Birds. ISBN: 0715369555. ISBN/EAN: 9780715369555. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: NAT00026. . 9780715369555


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    $3.95

    Observations on the Birds of Northern Venezuela by Wetmore, Alexander

    Washington: Governemnt Printing Office, 1939. Washington 1939. Lg 8vo. 87 pages. Wrappers. Very good.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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    What Bird is That? by Cayley, Neville W

    Sydney, Australia: Angus and Robertson Publishers, 1956. Hardcover with green cloth boards, dust jacket missing, reprint, 812g, 315pgs. A guide to the birds of Australia. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.. Reprint. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Cayley, Neville W.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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    AUD $7.50

    Common Australian Birds of Towns and Gardens by Chapman, Graeme

    Melbourne, Australia: Lansdowne Press Pty Ltd, 1970. Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 475gms 143 pages, blank endpapers. This book will enable the reader to identify many of the common birds seen around towns, cities and gardens of Australia. Book is in good condition with moderate age-related general wear and tear, and mild page discolouration. There are two small pen marks on the inside front blank endpaper made by the previous owner. Dust jacket is in fair to good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and several small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover with Dust Jacket. Good/Fair to Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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    AUD $27.00

    On the Wing: To the Edge of the Earth With the Peregrine Falcon by Tennant, Alan

    New York, USA: Alfred A. Knopf, 2004. Hardcover with pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 686gms, 304 pages. In this book, Alan Tennant, a passionate observer of nature, recounts his effort to radio-track the transcontinental migration of the peregrine falcon - an investigation no one before him had ever taken to such lengths. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket and boards are also in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.. First Edition. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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    AUD $4.50

    More Birds and Their Eggs by Stephen, David

    London, England: Collins Dove Hardcover with pictorial boards, edition not stated, undated, 180g, no page numbers, illustrated endpapers. Childrens wonder colour book on birds and their eggs, second volume. Book is in good condition with mild age-related general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.. Edition Not Stated. Hardcover. Good/Not Applicable. Illus. by Fullerton, Len. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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    AUD $20.00

    Australian Parrots and Cockatoos by Prince, J. H

    Frenchs Forest, Australia: Popular Books, 1986. Hardcover with pictorial boards, no dust jacket (as issued), reprint, 912g, 80pgs, illustrated endpapers. This beautifully illustrated book features information on Neville Cayley as the artist creating the plates included, as well as information on the birds featured including their territories. Book is in good condition with mild general wear an tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a medium sized pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside front endpaper that has been scribbled out. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear and one small bump to top front edge, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Whilst this book does not weigh over 1kg, it is abnormally large in size and may incur additional postage.. Reprint. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket (As Issued). Illus. by Cayley, Neville W.. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.


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    AUD $30.00

    Birds of Australia, The: A Book of Identification (758 Birds in Colour) by Simpson, Ken; and Day, Nicolas

    South Yarra, Australia: LLoyd O'Neil Pty Ltd, 1984. Hardcover with tan boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1750gms, 352pgs, illustrated endpapers. Contents includes: every bird species in Australia illustrated in colour with over 2,000 painted images on 128 plates; field information and distribution maps adjacent to 128 colour plates; simple to use illustrated Key to Families; and detailed information on bird behaviour, feeding and breeding habits. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1.5kg and may incur additional postage.. First Edition. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


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    World Atlas of Birds, The by Bramwell, Martyn (ed)

    Sydney, Australia: Colporteur Press, 1982. Hardcover, reprint, 1425g, 272pgs. A most informative, stimulating and beau8tiful bird book, with over 500 illustrations. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!.. Reprint. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Good/Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.


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    A Manual for Bird Watching in the Americas by Heintzelman, Donald S

    New York: Universe Books, 1979. 255 pages illustrated throughout with black and white photographs and a color photograph section. Edgewear; pencilled price on fep. Thanks for shopping with us! 100% of your purchase price benefits charity and supports literacy and lifelong learning.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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    Birds and Where to Find Them: New South Wales by Wheeler, W. Roy

    Milton, QLD, Australia: Jacaranda Press Pty Ltd, 1974. Soft card cover, landscape format, first edition, 474pgs, 82gms. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.. First Edition. Soft Card Cover. Good/Not Applicable. Illus. by Pederson, Margo. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


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    Birds That Hunt and are Hunted: Life Histories of One Hundred and Seventy Birds of Prey, Game Birds and Waterfowls by Blanchan, Neltje

    New York: Doubleday & McClure Co., 1899. 359 lightly tanned pages, followed by several pages of publishers related books. Blue cloth cover has sunned spine with chip at top and a little sunning on back. Price on fep. Forty-eight (48) amazing color plates. Introduction by G.O. Shields (Coquina). From water birds to wading birds to gallinaceous game birds to birds of prey, it's in this antiquarian volume. No extra shipping charges if sent via US Media Mail. Thanks for shopping with us! 100% of your purchase benefits charity and supports literacy and lifelong learning.. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Nature Study Publishing Company. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


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