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Adirondack Wildguide: A Natural History of the Adirondack Park, DiNUNZIO, Michael G.
41 DiNUNZIO, Michael G. Adirondack Wildguide: A Natural History of the Adirondack Park
72676 Elizabethtown, New York Adirondack Conservancy Committee 1984 0961340304 / 9780961340308 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
A guide to the plants, animals and terrain of the vast (nearly 10,000 square mile) Adirondack Park in Upstate New York. With many b&w and color illustrations by Anne E. Lacy as well as lots of photos from various sources. Presentation letter by Frances G. Beinecke, president of the Wilderness Society, laid in. --- Volume is oblong shaped: 8-3/4 in. wide x 7-1/2 in. tall. In full moss-green cloth covers w/bright silver lettering, cover and spine. --- With fingerprint traces to front free endpaper & slightly bumped corners, otherwise a clean, bright and unmarked copy. Dust jacket w/2-3 sm. closed tears, lightly sunned spine and in removable mylar protector. ; Oblong 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; 159 pages 
Price: 20.50 USD
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Where to Find Birds in New York State  The Top 500 Sites, DRENNAN, Susan Roney
42 DRENNAN, Susan Roney Where to Find Birds in New York State The Top 500 Sites
74459 Syracuse, New York Syracuse University Press 1981 0815601735 / 9780815601739 Trade Paper Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Very detailed information, including maps and other habitat and location data for birding sites in the state of New York. With bibliography and index. A clean, bright copy; lacks interior markings. ; York State Book; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 499 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Birds of the Untamed West: The History of Birdlife in Nebraska, 1750 to 1875, DUCEY, James E.
43 DUCEY, James E. Birds of the Untamed West: The History of Birdlife in Nebraska, 1750 to 1875
78875 Omaha, Nebraska Making History 2000 0963169955 / 9780963169952 First Edition Trade Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Stated first printing. The author takes a look at the history of early Nebraska and the birds and other wildlife the Indians and early explorers and settlers would have encounted. Richly illustrated with drawings, paintings and maps. --- A bright, clean, unmarked trade paperback. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; viii, 299 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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On the Road With John James Audubon, Durant, Mary B. & Michael Harwood
44 Durant, Mary B. & Michael Harwood On the Road With John James Audubon
72687 New York Dodd, Mead & Co 1980 0396077404 / 9780396077404 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Good, tight copy of work which retraces the steps of the famed naturalist and artist, John James Audubon. With dozens of illustrations and photos. Book club edition in full dark red cloth covers; bright, clean, unmarked interior. Dust jacket scuffed but intact; now in removable mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 638 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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The World of Birds, ELLIS, Malcolm
45 ELLIS, Malcolm The World of Birds
73237 London Hamlyn 1971 0600039811 / 9780600039815 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Wide-ranging exploration of the evolution and lives of birds in a nice copy. In full green cloth on board covers w/yellow lettering, spine. Corners slightly bumped. Interior w/numerous b&w and color photos and drawings; clean, bright and unmarked. Dust jacket w/creased frt. flap, bruises at extremities; else in good shape. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 143 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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Buffleheads (Canadian Wildlife Series Monograph Number 4), ERSKINE, Anthony J.
46 ERSKINE, Anthony J. Buffleheads (Canadian Wildlife Series Monograph Number 4)
79031 Ottawa Environment Canada/Canadian Wildlife Service 1971 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A scholarly examination of these small diving ducks. With plenty of detailed information about behavior, nesting, distribution, physical descriptions and other data; combined with numerous charts, maps and b&w photos. Errata slip stapled to last page. --- In pictorial blue covers, lacks a dust jacket. Prior owner's signature and rubberstampings in a few locations, lightly sunned spine and a bumped cover corner; else a firm, clean copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 241 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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47 Farrand, John Western Birds: An Audubon Handbook
50505 New York McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc. 1988 0070199779 / 9780070199774 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Splendid field guide with waterproof plastic covers. Features hundreds of full color photos to make identification easy. Beginning of spine crack mid-book. 484 pgs. plus extensive index.; 50505; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 12.50 USD
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James Fisher and Roger Tory Peterson's World of Birds New and Revised Edition, FISHER, James; PETERSON, Roger Tory
48 FISHER, James; PETERSON, Roger Tory James Fisher and Roger Tory Peterson's World of Birds New and Revised Edition
77644 Crescent Books 1977 Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
Ornithologists Fisher and Peterson explore the diverse world of birds. With 100s of drawings and illustrations by Roger Tory Peterson. 192 color plates. In full blue cloth covers w/gilt lettering, spine. --- Gift inscription inked to front paste-down, else a clean & unmarked copy. Dust jacket w/tape-repaired bruise to corner, lightly chafed at edges and with portion of sticker on cover; otherwise in good shape. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 191 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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The Pocket Guide to British Birds, FITTER, R. S. R.
49 FITTER, R. S. R. The Pocket Guide to British Birds
76362 New York Dodd, Mead 1953 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A scarce copy of this guide to birds of the British Isles. With a section of color, and a section of b&w illustrations by R. A. Richardson and w/a foreword by Richard Scott. Includes information on habitat, identification, appearance and habits. Indexed. --- In full green cloth-covered boards. Lacks a dust jacket. In good shape, but with previous owner's rubber stamping, front free endpaper. ; Small 8vo 7-1/2" - 8" tall; 240 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Wild Wings: An Introduction to Birdwatching, FITZHARRIS, Tim (text and photos)
50 FITZHARRIS, Tim (text and photos) Wild Wings: An Introduction to Birdwatching
79588 Minocqua, Wisconsin NorthWord Press, Inc. 1992 1559711787 / 9781559711784 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
The accomplished nature photographer Tim Fitzharris takes the reader along as he locates North American birds in the wild, from Florida to Western Deserts. He shares techniques and describes needed equipment for locating and indentifying various species. With the author's text and dozens of his fantastic color photos. --- In full blue textured paper-covered boards with black spine titling. Jacket with Fitzharris photo of a puffin on the front, and a portrait of the author on the back. --- A clean, bright copy lacking obvious damages. Price-clipped jacket with slight rubbing and a marked through back cover price, otherwise bright and in good shape.; Square Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 191 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Birding Guide to the Denver-Boulder Region, FOLZENLOGEN, Robert
51 FOLZENLOGEN, Robert Birding Guide to the Denver-Boulder Region
74271 Boulder, Colorado Pruett Publishing Company 1986 0871087103 / 9780871087102 Trade Paper Very Good with no dust jacket 
Stated first edition, first printing. Guide to the geographic locations in the Front Range of Colorado where birders can expect to find birds. Includes numerous photos and maps. In nice shape, clean and firm. With red star remainder mark, lower edge. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 164 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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John James Audubon, FORD, Alice
52 FORD, Alice John James Audubon
78869 Norman University of Oklahoma Press 1964 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Stated first edition, copyright page. A biography of the noted naturalist and painter. Includes numerous b&w plates, showing both Audubon's famous bird and wildlife paintings, as well as portraits by Mr. Audubon and others. Color frontis illustration of Great Blue Heron. --- In full beige cloth-covered boards w/titling in gilt on black spine block; binder's blue topstain. Lacks the dust jacket. --- Top edge has been exposed to dampness resulting in waterspotting, but this doesn't affect the pages themselves. Prior owner's signatures on a few leaves near the front of the volume; else a bright, firm, clean copy. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xiv, 488 pages 
Price: 15.50 USD
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The Cowbirds:  A Study in the Biology of Social Parasitism, FRIEDMANN, Herbert
53 FRIEDMANN, Herbert The Cowbirds: A Study in the Biology of Social Parasitism
79032 Springfield, Illinois, USA Charles C. Thomas - Publisher 1929 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Scholarly work examines the life histories of these parasitic birds, known for laying their eggs in the nests of other species. With numerous b&w photos, charts, maps. Errata slip tipped in. --- In full blue cloth-covered boards w/titling and decorations gilt-stamped on cover and spine. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A clean, firm copy but with prior owner's signature and rubberstampings in 3 or 4 locations. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 421 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Louis Agassiz Fuertes & the Singular Beauty of Birds, FUERTES, Louis Agassiz (art); MARCHAM, Frederick George (editor)
54 FUERTES, Louis Agassiz (art); MARCHAM, Frederick George (editor) Louis Agassiz Fuertes & the Singular Beauty of Birds
79816 New York Harper & Row, Publishers 1971 0060127759 / 9780060127756 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
First Edition. A collection of the splendid bird paintings of the American ornithologist Louis Agassiz Fuentes (1874-1927) are reproduced in this oversized folio reprint edition (11 in. wide x 14-1/4 in. tall). His paintings capture the beauty of these creatures, and are noted for their biological accuracy. Included are 60 full-page color plates, as well as drawings by Mr. Fuentes and excerpts from his letters. With a foreword by Dean Amadon, introduction by Roger Tory Peterson and a biographical essay by Frederick George Marcham, who edited this work. --- In full cream cloth-covered boards with woodcock-like images blindstamped to cover, gilt-stamped spine titling. White jacket with 1908 color Fuentes image of Great Blue Heron on cover, others on back. --- A clean, bright, firm copy but with shallow crease to at least one leaf. Price-clipped dust jacket with a little rubbing, otherwise bright, clean and in removable archival mylar protector.; Folio (13 to 23 in. tall); xi, 220 pages 
Price: 60.00 USD
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In Search of Birds and Wild Places  A Naturalist's Journey into Parts Unknown, GALLAGHER, Tim
55 GALLAGHER, Tim In Search of Birds and Wild Places A Naturalist's Journey into Parts Unknown
74457 Guilford, Connecticut The Lyons Press 2006 1599210061 / 9781599210063 Trade Paper Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Paperback version of author's 'Parts Unknown'. Interior features section of color plates, depicting birds and landscapes from the author's travels. A clean, tight copy without interior markings. Scratches on back cover. Author's work recounts his world-wide travels in search of birds. He reports from Iceland, Greenland and many other locales. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 227 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Parts Unknown  A Naturalist's Journey in Search of Birds and Wild Places, GALLAGHER, Tim
56 GALLAGHER, Tim Parts Unknown A Naturalist's Journey in Search of Birds and Wild Places
74456 Guilford, Connecticut The Lyons Press 2001 1585742759 / 9781585742752 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
First edition, first printing. In full black and green cloth-covered boards with titling in pale blue on spine. Interior features section of color plates, depicting birds and landscapes from the author's travels. With bruised cover corner; otherwise a clean, bright copy. Jacket has rear flap crease and back cover rubbing; otherwise in nice shape. | Author's work recounts his world-wide travels in search of birds. He reports from Iceland, Greenland and many other locales. ; 8vo 8" - 10" tall; 227 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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The Complete Bird Owner's Handbook, GALLERSTEIN, Gary A.; ACKER, Heather
57 GALLERSTEIN, Gary A.; ACKER, Heather The Complete Bird Owner's Handbook
80780 New York Howell Book House 1994 0876059035 / 9780876059036 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
5th printing. This guide for those who keep birds focuses primarily on on maintaining a bird's health. Primary author is veteran veterinarian Gary Gallerstein, who is assisted by parrot keeper Heather Acker, and with illustrations by hawk keeper Nicole Perretta. With lots of black & white photos and a section of color plates at mid-book, as well as with black & white illustrations by Ms. Perretta. --- In pictorial boards with color image of parrot on cover. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With a chewed area to tail of spine (perhaps by a parrot or maybe a dog?) else a clean, firm copy.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall) ; xxiv, 320 pages 
Price: 11.50 USD
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The Birds of Canada, GODFREY, W. Earl
58 GODFREY, W. Earl The Birds of Canada
74018 Ottawa National Museums of Canada 1979 0660001268 / 9780660001265 Hardcover Very Good- in Good dust jacket 
Illustrated in colour by John A. Crosby; with line drawings by S.D. MacDonald. In full dark grey cloth-covered boards with titling in white on spine. With 2 different maps of Canada at front and rear endpapers. With maps showing breeding distributions of species described. Each species has a description of physical characteristics, measurements, habitat, nesting and range. With bumped cover corners; otherwise a clean, firm copy. Dust jacket with tears at extremities, a bit of toning; and with orig. $22.50 Cn flap price intact; in removable mylar protector. A remarkable volume, first published in 1966, which 'covers all 518 bird species known in Canada from historic times to the present [1979].' ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 428 pages 
Price: 25.50 USD
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John Gould's Birds, GOULD, John (art); LAMBOURNE, Maureen (biographical essay)
59 GOULD, John (art); LAMBOURNE, Maureen (biographical essay) John Gould's Birds
79815 New York A & W Publishers, Inc. 1981 0894790889 / 9780894790881 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Many of the splendid bird paintings of British ornithologist John Gould (1804-1881) are reproduced in this oversized folio reprint edition (11 in. wide x 13-3/4 in. tall). The art works are taken from his monumental "Birds of Great Britain", first published between 1862 and 1873. With a biographical article by Maureen Lambourne, with black and white illustrations depicting people and scenes from Mr. Gould's life. --- In full red paper covers w/white spine titling. Yellow jacket with representative Gould art on front and back. --- With a bump to lower front cover corner, else a clean, bright, firm copy. Dust jacket bears original flap prices, with a little chafing to head of spine and with sunning to spine (though titling is readable), otherwise bright and clean; in removable archival mylar protector.; Folio (13 to 23 in. tall); 239 pages 
Price: 52.50 USD
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Birds of Prey by Oxford Scientific Films, GRAY, Ian
60 GRAY, Ian Birds of Prey by Oxford Scientific Films
73939 New York Mallard Press/BDD Promotional Books Co 1990 0792450302 / 9780792450306 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Thin volume is packed with bright, full-color photos of raptors in their natural environments. With text explaining the photos. In pictorial covers; in excellent shape. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 32 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Capital of Happiness  Lord Grey of Fallodon and the Charm of Birds, GREY, Sir Edward; KARPINSKI, Jan (editor)
61 GREY, Sir Edward; KARPINSKI, Jan (editor) Capital of Happiness Lord Grey of Fallodon and the Charm of Birds
76357 London Michael Joseph Ltd. 1984 0718124928 / 9780718124922 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A selection of the writings of Lord Grey on the subject of birds, mostly written near the end of his life. Selected and introduced by Jan Karpinski. With woodcut illustrations throughout by Robert Gibbins. --- A nice copy, in red textured paper-covered boards with titling stamped in gilt on spine. Very light foxing & dampstains to endpapers. Lacks a dust jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Wood Duck in Massachusetts, GRICE, David; ROGERS, John P.
62 GRICE, David; ROGERS, John P. The Wood Duck in Massachusetts
78870 Westboro, Massachusetts Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Game 1965 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
The final report of project no. W-19-R, Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration. Wood duck topics include banding, migration, nesting, broods, and the hunting season. Includes numerous photos, tables, charts and maps. --- A clean, firm copy but with prior owner's signature on cover and on title page. Title has been hand-written on otherwise blank spine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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A Gathering of Shore Birds, HALL, Henry Marion
63 HALL, Henry Marion A Gathering of Shore Birds
78195 New Y Devin-Adair Company 1960 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Per the publisher's preface, Mr. Hall has attempted to bridge the gap between a scientific monograph and a popular presentation of this suborder of birds. Includes details about oystercatchers, plovers, sandpipers and many others. Edited, and with additions, by Roland C. Clement. Illustrated by John Henry Dick. --- In two-toned full brown cloth-covered boards. Lacks the dust jacket. --- Previous owner's signature on a couple of pages; else a firm, bright copy.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 242 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Appreciation of Birds, HALLE, Louis J.
64 HALLE, Louis J. The Appreciation of Birds
50537 Baltimore, Maryland Johns Hopkins University Press 1989 080183869X / 9780801838699 Hard Cover Fine in Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Gregersen, Jens 
Naturalist and political scientist makes case for birds. In top shape; clean, solid, tight and complete.; 50537; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Roger Tory Peterson's Dozen Birding Hot Spots, HARRISON, George H.
65 HARRISON, George H. Roger Tory Peterson's Dozen Birding Hot Spots
74838 New York Simon & Schuster 1976 0671223291 / 9780671223298 Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
First Printing. With remainder mark (rubberstamp) on lower edge. With maps and visitor tips by Kit Harrison; introduction by Roger Tory Peterson. In full green cloth-covered boards with yellow bird illustration on cover; titling in yellow on spine. Features numerous color and b&w illustrations as well as maps and detailed information about prime birding locations. Dust jacket with orig. $9.95 flap price but with tears and missing pieces. With faded cloth, clean interior. ; 8vo 8" - 10" tall; 288 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Backyard Bird Watcher, HARRISON, George H.
66 HARRISON, George H. The Backyard Bird Watcher
73931 New York Simon and Schuster 1979 0671226649 / 9780671226640 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
First edition, first printing. In black quarter cloth and red paper-covered boards. Introduction by Roger Tory Peterson. With technical and graphic assistance by Kit Harrison. Loaded with black & white photos and drawings. Inscription on front free endpaper and light foxing along textblock edges; otherwise a clean, unmarked copy. In priceclipped dust jacket with rubbing, some foxing and tears at corners. Author gives many useful tips on creating birdhouses and other bird-friendly habitat in order to attract birds to anyone's back yard. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 284 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Born to Sing: An Interpretation and World Survey of Bird Song, HARTSHORNE, Charles
67 HARTSHORNE, Charles Born to Sing: An Interpretation and World Survey of Bird Song
76329 Bloomington, Indiana U. S. A. Indiana University Press 1973 0253108004 / 9780253108005 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Formerly property of the library; with usual markings, pockets, etc. First edition. The author explores what he calls 'animal music' in a scientific manner. With numerous charts, tables, etc. Indexed. In full green cloth-covered boards. Jacket in mylar, and taped by library to covers. ; A Midland Book; Ex-Library; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; xvi, 304 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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A Manual for Bird Watching in the Americas, Heintzelman, Donald S
68 Heintzelman, Donald S A Manual for Bird Watching in the Americas
72316 New York Universe Books 1979 087663336X / 9780876633366 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good 
Guide to birdwatching, with a western hemisphere approach to locating good sites for the hobby. With dozen of photos & extensive lists of suggested readings. A nice copy, in full red cloth covers w/bright white lettering, spine; remainder mark lower edge. W/prev owner's inked info front free endpaper. DJ has light scuffing at edges; otherwise intact. ; 1 x 9.4 x 6.8 Inches; 255 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Guide to Owl Watching in North America, HEINTZELMAN, Donald S
69 HEINTZELMAN, Donald S Guide to Owl Watching in North America
74834 Winchester Press 1984 0832903612 / 9780832903618 Trade Paper Good with no dust jacket 
With rich detail about species, habitat, etc. Many b&w photos. A firm copy, though several pages have been dogeared. Inked gift inscription, inside frt. cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 193 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Birds of the Saskatchewan River:  Carlton to Cumberland, HOUSTON, C. Stuart; STREET, Maurice G.
70 HOUSTON, C. Stuart; STREET, Maurice G. The Birds of the Saskatchewan River: Carlton to Cumberland
78874 Regina, Saskatchewan Saskatchewan Natural History Society 1959 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Saskatchewan Natural History Society, Special Publication No. 2. A scholarly work, providing information on various species observed along this river: behavior, appearance, nesting, migration, etc. With a section providing history of the region; with b&w drawings and photos. --- In yellow softcovers. Bears prior owner's signature on cover; leaves are slightly yellowed, otherwise volume is clean and unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 205 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Birds of the Great Plains: Breeding Species and Their Distribution, JOHNSGARD, Paul A.
71 JOHNSGARD, Paul A. Birds of the Great Plains: Breeding Species and Their Distribution
79064 Lincoln University of Nebraska Press 1979 0803225504 / 9780803225503 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
A guide to species to be found in Great Plains states. With a wealth of data, as well as numerous photos, drawings and maps. Includes a section of color plates. --- In blue-green cloth-covered boards. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A former library book with glue remnants and rubberstampings. Front and rear covers are both quite loose and with prior owner's signature on title page; textblock is firm and bright. ; Ex-Library; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xlv, 539 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Prairie Birds: Fragile Splendor in the Great Plains, JOHNSGARD, Paul A.
72 JOHNSGARD, Paul A. Prairie Birds: Fragile Splendor in the Great Plains
79065 Lawrence University Press of Kansas 2001 0700610677 / 9780700610679 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. The prolific University of Nebraska biology professor's work tells the life histories of 33 grassland birds. Includes 47 drawings by the author, 15 maps, as well as numerous tables. Indexed. --- In full beige cloth-covered boards with copper foil titling on spine. Jacket with color photo of short-eared owl by the author. --- A clean, firm, bright copy lacking apparent damages, in similar jacket. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xvii, 331 pages 
Price: 28.00 USD
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The Bird Illustrated, 1550-1900: From the Collections of the New York Public Library, KASTNER, Joseph (text)
73 KASTNER, Joseph (text) The Bird Illustrated, 1550-1900: From the Collections of the New York Public Library
80227 New York Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1988 0810907461 / 9780810907461 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
A presentation of 45 color plates and 54 duotone photographs by an assortment of noted ornithological artists such as Thomas Bewick and Mark Catesby. The illustrations (taken from collections of the New York Public Library) are accompanied by descriptions of the species shown by Joseph Kastner, and with commentaries by Miriam T. Gross. Introduction by Roger Tory Peterson. --- In white cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped image of heron-like bird with a snake in its beak on cover; gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket with color illustrations on front and back. --- With rubberstamped remainder mark to lower textblock edge, otherwise a clean, firm, bright copy lacking obvious damages. Bright jacket with slight rubbing; else nice.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall) ; 128 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Breeding Biology of the Blue-Faced Booby (Sula dactylatra personata) on Green Island, Kure Atoll. (Nuttall Publication No. 8), KEPLER, Cameron B.
74 KEPLER, Cameron B. Breeding Biology of the Blue-Faced Booby (Sula dactylatra personata) on Green Island, Kure Atoll. (Nuttall Publication No. 8)
79033 Cambridge, Massachusetts, Nuttall Ornithological Club 1969 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A scholarly examination of this species, in their habitat on Green Island in the far nortwestern Hawaiian Islands. With many tables, as well as some b&w photos. --- In green buckram with titling gilt-stamped on cover and spine. Prior owner's signature and rubberstampings in about 3 locations and with a little discoloration to covers; else a firm, unmarked copy. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 97 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Birds in Their Homes, KIMBALL, Sabra Mallett (illustrations); WEBB, Addison (text)
75 KIMBALL, Sabra Mallett (illustrations); WEBB, Addison (text) Birds in Their Homes
79142 Garden City, New York Garden City Publishing Company, Inc. 1947 Hardcover Poor with no dust jacket 
A guide to birds and their nesting habits, with bright, colorful illustrations. This work written with the youthful reader in mind. --- In olive cloth-covered boards. Lacks a dust jacket. --- The covers had been detached from textblock and re-attached prior to this listing; and with whitish discoloration and fingerprints to cloth. Interior pages are colorful and bright and thus retain their considerable charm. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 66 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Complete Book of Photographing Birds, KINNE, Russ
76 KINNE, Russ The Complete Book of Photographing Birds
74197 New York American Photographic Book Publishing (AMPHOTO) 1981 0817436928 / 9780817436926 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. With an introduction by Roger Tory Peterson. In pale grey leatherette covers with titling in red on spine. Interior with numerous color and b&w photos. Interior of volume clean and unmarked. Dust jacket with soiling, rubbing and some foxing but lacking tears and bearing orig. $21.95 flap price. Multiple techniques and hints for capturing bird photos. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 159 pages 
Price: 13.50 USD
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The Ducks, Geese & Swans of North America: A vade mecum for the Naturalist and the Sportsman, KORTRIGHT, Francis H. (author); SHORTT, T. M. (illustrations)
77 KORTRIGHT, Francis H. (author); SHORTT, T. M. (illustrations) The Ducks, Geese & Swans of North America: A vade mecum for the Naturalist and the Sportsman
78868 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania/Washington, D.C. The Stackpole Company/Wildlife Management Institute 1967 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A later printing of a work first published in 1942. "A vade mecum" refers to this being a concise reference book which provides specific information about a subject; exactly what is delivered in this volume. Detail about habits, habitats, breeding, nesting, etc. is provided; along with range maps and black & white drawings. Most all species of these waterfowl are covered. Includes a section of color plates near the back of the volume. --- In brown leatherette-look paper-covered boards. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With prior owner's rubberstampings in several locations, and signature on title page. Covers with a little rubbing; else a firm, clean, bright copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 476 pages 
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A Treasury of Birdlore, KRUTCH, Joseph Wood; ERIKSSON, Paul S. (editors)
78 KRUTCH, Joseph Wood; ERIKSSON, Paul S. (editors) A Treasury of Birdlore
73889 New York Paul S. Eriksson, Inc. 1962 Hardcover Good+ in Good dust jacket 
In bright yellow cloth-covered boards with titling in black on spine. Includes writings by numerous authors on the subject of birds from many angles. With a section of black & white photos. Exposure to dampness has caused the dust jacket to adhere to the binding; separation has caused minor damage. Dust jacket has some small tears, chafing and with orig. $7.95 flap price. Likely first edition. The editors have assembled writings from noted naturalists from Audubon to Muir in this attractive work.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 390 pages 
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Birds of the Eastern Forest: 1, LANSDOWNE, J. Fenwick (paintings); LIVINGSTON, John A. (text)
79 LANSDOWNE, J. Fenwick (paintings); LIVINGSTON, John A. (text) Birds of the Eastern Forest: 1
79811 Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1977 0395078881 / 9780395078884 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
The exquisite bird paintings of James Fenwick Lansdowne are reproduced in this oversized folio reprint edition (10 in. wide x 13-1/4 in. tall). A sequel to the artist's Birds of the Northern Forest, this book contains 52 full color plates of eastern North American birds along with pencil sketches. Mr. Lansdowne (1937-2008) was a Canadian wildlife artist whose work is described on the jacket as being "Scientifically accurate, they are also works of art." Each full-page painting is accompanied by an authoritative life history of the species depicted by the noted Canadian naturalist John A. Livingston (1923-2006). --- In full blue cloth covers; w/bright gilt Green Heron on cover; gilt lettering & designs, spine. Jacket with color image of Pileated Woodpecker on front and back. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy lacking apparent damages. Unclipped dust jacket with slight rippling to edges, else undamaged and in removable archival mylar protector.; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 231 pages 
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Birds of the Eastern Forest: 2, LANSDOWNE, J. Fenwick (paintings); LIVINGSTON, John A. (text)
80 LANSDOWNE, J. Fenwick (paintings); LIVINGSTON, John A. (text) Birds of the Eastern Forest: 2
79812 Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1970 0395109507 / 9780395109502 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
The exquisite bird paintings of James Fenwick Lansdowne are reproduced in this oversized folio reprint edition (10 in. wide x 13-1/4 in. tall). A sequel to the artist's Birds of the Northern Forest and Birds of the Eastern Forest: 1, this book contains 60 full color plates of eastern North American birds along with pencil sketches. Mr. Lansdowne (1937-2008) was a Canadian wildlife artist whose work has been described as being "Scientifically accurate, they are also works of art." Each full-page painting is accompanied by an authoritative life history of the species depicted by the noted Canadian naturalist John A. Livingston (1923-2006). --- In full blue cloth covers; w/bright gilt image of a Cardinal on cover; gilt lettering & designs, spine. Jacket with color images of Cardinals on front and back. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy lacking apparent damages. Unclipped dust jacket with tiny tear to edge, else undamaged and in removable archival mylar protector.; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 261 pages 
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