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Image for Colorado Birds: A Reference to Their Distribution and Habitat

Colorado Birds: A Reference to Their Distribution and Habitat

By: ANDREWS, Robert; RIGHTER, Robert

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Denver, Colorado, Denver Museum of Natural History: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 80048


Stated First Edition, 1992. An examination of the 443 bird species as observed in Colorado. Each species accompanied by maps and graphs. The authors study the status, distribution, breeding, migration, abundance and historical changes of these species. Appendix with bibliographical data. Indexed. --- In oversize (8.5 in. wide x 11 in tall) softcover with magpie photo on cover. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy but with mild cover creasing & slight soiling to textblock edg... View more info

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A Guide to the Birds of Alaska

By: ARMSTRONG, Robert H

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Anchorage, Alaska,, Alaska Northwest Pub. Co: 1981

Stock No.: 73079


Extensive info. on Alaskan birds, with photos and habitat info. A good copy, with slight soiling on exterior; prev. owner's signature front free endpaper. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 309 pages View more info

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The Green Book of Birds of America

By: ASHBROOK, Frank G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin U. S. A., Whitman Publishing Co.: 1931

Stock No.: 78820


A charming little work, in which common bird species are described. Includes certain perching birds, such as tanagers, swallows, waxwings, warblers, wrens, etc. Each description is accompanied with a color Paul Moller illustration. One in the publisher's 3-volume color bird book series. Unpaginated, but likely about 60 pages. --- With prior owner's signature at title page and a little chafing to cover extremities, else a firm, clean copy. ; Oblong 64mo 3" - 4-1/2... View more info

Image for Birds of the World: A Survey of the Twenty-seven Orders and One Hundred and Fifty-five Families

Birds of the World: A Survey of the Twenty-seven Orders and One Hundred and Fifty-five Families

By: AUSTIN Jr., Oliver L. (text); SINGER, Arthur (illustrations)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Golden Press: 1961

Stock No.: 79223


This hefty work provides an examination, in words and with color illustrations, of the major bird breeds of the world. --- In full blue cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Labeled on back cover as "De Luxe Goldencraft Binding." Lacks the dust jacket. --- A clean, firm copy lacking interior markings. Covers are a little warped, and with minor soiling, otherwise ok. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 319 pages View more info

Image for Pictorial Checklist of Colorado Birds:  With Brief Notes on the Status of Each Species in Neighboring States of Nebraska, Kansas, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming

Pictorial Checklist of Colorado Birds: With Brief Notes on the Status of Each Species in Neighboring States of Nebraska, Kansas, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming

By: BAILEY, Alfred M.; NIEDRACH, Robert J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Denver, Colorado U. S. A., Denver Museum of Natural History: 1967

Stock No.: 80293


Condensed version of the Museum's monumental 2 volume "Birds of Colorado" includes 23 b&w and 124 color plates painted by 23 different artists; as well as detailed checklists of Colorado bird species to aid in identification, with range information and where the species might be found in Colorado. --- In brown paper-covered boards w/bright gilt lettering, cover & spine. Jacket features painting of black-billed magpies by Donald L. Malick. --- Interior clean and b... View more info

Image for The Trumpeter Swan: Its History, Habits and Population in the United States

The Trumpeter Swan: Its History, Habits and Population in the United States

By: BANKO, Winston E.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Washington, United States Government Printing Office: 1960

Stock No.: 79070


A hardcover, rebound copy of Fish and Wildlife Service, North American Fauna Bulletin Number 63. Scholarly work provides data regarding breeding, nesting, migration and other aspects of these waterfowl. With numerous b&w photos, along with drawings and tables. Indexed. --- Original olive paper wraps are present within pale green buckram covers. Lacks a dust jacket. --- Prior owner's stamp on paper wrap has been partially erased, with soiled spot to spine and a few minor ... View more info

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Confessions of a Bird Watcher

By: BARTON, Roger

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 76361


First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. In orange cloth-covered boards w/titling in black on spine. A clean copy, lacking markings but with some foxing to textblock edges & endpapers. Dust jacket bears original $7.95 flap price; in good shape but w/minor edgewear.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 236 pages View more info

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A Monograph of the Pheasants (Four Volumes Bound as Two)

By: BEEBE, William

Price: $340.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications, Inc.: 1990

Stock No.: 80425


This impressive, hefty two-volume set offers detailed, illustrated studies of the pheasants of Asia. Nearly 100 species are described in detail, along with 178 plates (90 of which are in full color) and 20 maps. Four volumes bound as two in this unabridged reprint edition of the original Witherby and Co. editions of 1918-1922. Color illustrations by such notable artists as Louis Agassiz Fuertes, H. Grönvald, C. R. Knight and others. --- Volumes in full light olive cloth... View more info

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Nesting Birds and the Vegetation Substrate

By: BEECHER, William J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, Chicago Ornithological Society: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 79069


An unnumbered copy in a limited edition of 1,000 copies. A scholarly study of the correlation between plant life and nesting bird habitat in a 482-acre tract of marsh and upland in the vicinity of Fox Lake, Illinois (northwest of Chicago). With aerial photo and map of study area, as well as with numerous tables. --- In olive hardcover with bird illustration and titling in black on cover; black spine titles. --- With prior owners' rubberstamping and signature, front endpa... View more info

Image for The Bird Life of Great Salt Lake: The Life History, Ecology and Population Trends of the California Gulls, White Pelicans, Double-crested Cormorants, Together with an Account of the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge

The Bird Life of Great Salt Lake: The Life History, Ecology and Population Trends of the California Gulls, White Pelicans, Double-crested Cormorants, Together with an Account of the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge

By: BEHLE, William H.

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, University of Utah Press: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Stock No.: 79072


An examination of the avian life found at the Great Salt Lake in Utah. The primary focus is on the gulls, pelicans, cormorants and herons and their breeding grounds on islands in the lake. With further information about bird refuges in the area. Includes maps, black & white photos and tables. Signed by the author on title page: "Best regards/William H. Behle". --- In green cloth-covered boards with titles in gilt on maroon spine block. Lacks a dust jacket. --- Wi... View more info

Image for Utah Birds: Check-list, Seasonal and Ecological Occurrence Charts, and Guides to Bird Finding

Utah Birds: Check-list, Seasonal and Ecological Occurrence Charts, and Guides to Bird Finding

By: BEHLE, William H.; PERRY ,Michael L.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, Utah Museum of Natural History, University of Utah: 1975

Stock No.: 78509


A wide-ranging guide to bird life in Utah. Includes 2 pocket field check-lists; 1975 and 1986. With many maps and b&w photos. --- Book has been exposed to dampness, resulting in light dampstains and minor rippling. With prior owner's rubberstampings in at least 3 locations; else in very nice shape. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages View more info

Image for Life Histories of North American Wild Fowl:  Ducks Geese & Swans (Order Anseres) In Two Volumes

Life Histories of North American Wild Fowl: Ducks Geese & Swans (Order Anseres) In Two Volumes

By: BENT, Arthur Cleveland

Price: $28.50

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications, Inc.: 1951

Stock No.: 79030


Massachusetts ornithologist Arthur Cleveland Bent spent a large portion of his adult life studying, compiling and preparing accounts concerning the life histories of all manner of birds on behalf of the Smithsonian Institution. The accounts were published in the United States National Museum Bulletin (NMB). Those concerned with ducks, geese and swans are combined in this two-volume reprint set by Dover Publications. With detailed information about various species' nestin... View more info

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The World of Birds

By: BOLOGNA, Gianfranco.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Abbeville Press: 1979

Stock No.: 78816


From the first page of the volume...". . .a comprehensive overview of the structure, habitat, ecology, behavior and classification of birds." With photos, drawings and maps. Translated from the Italian by Simon Pleasance. One in publisher's Encyclopedia of Natural Science series. --- A clean, bright, unmarked copy. ; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; 256 pages View more info

Image for Birds:  The Paintings of Terance James Bond

Birds: The Paintings of Terance James Bond

By: BOND, Terance J.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Athena Press: 1989

Stock No.: 73936


This volume (in oversize folio format: 15-1/4 in. tall x 10-3/4 in. wide) features dozens of full color plates, printed on high-quality coated papers. Along with the paintings are descriptions of the birds and their habits and habitats, written by Mr. Bond. Volume is in cream linen finish covers w/small bruised area near foot of spine and a rounded top front corner; otherwise clean, bright and undamaged. Dust jacket with insignificant curling along edges. The fabulous pa... View more info

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The Nature Companions Backyard Birding

By: BORING, John Kadel; FORSHAW, Joseph; GLASENER, Erica; HOWELL, Steve; KEATOR, Glenn; KNOPF, Jim; LINDSEY, Terence; SCOTT, Jane; STALLCUP, Rich; WASOWSKI, Sally

Price: $26.50

Publisher: San Francisco, Fog City Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 75588


First printing, with full number line on copyright page. Regardless of the habitat near one's home, this volume provides information on attracting and identifying birds. With information on trees, shrubs, flowers and other plants which provide habitat and food for birds. In pictorial yellow covers with hummingbird photo on cover (reproduced on dust wrapper). Dotted throughout with attractive full color photos, as well as drawings and maps. Indexed. --- A clean, bright, c... View more info

Image for Traveling with the Birds   A Book on Bird Migration

Traveling with the Birds A Book on Bird Migration

By: BOULTON, Rudyerd

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, M.A. Donohue & Company: 1933

Stock No.: 73845


Covers feature color image of blue jay with acorn in its beak on both front and back. In blue quarter cloth, with no lettering on spine. With moderate edgewear and chafing at corners. Interior features 12 full-page, full-color illustrations as well as numerous b&w drawings by Walter Alois Weber. Dated 1933 on publisher's page; possibly published later than that date. The focus of this work is migration; but the illustrations steal the show. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall... View more info

Image for Birds of Yellowstone National Park: A Descriptive Check List of the Birds of Yellowstone with Helpfull [sic] Illustrations (Yellowstone Interpretive Series, Number 2)

Birds of Yellowstone National Park: A Descriptive Check List of the Birds of Yellowstone with Helpfull [sic] Illustrations (Yellowstone Interpretive Series, Number 2)

By: BRODRICK, Harold J

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Yellowstone Park, Wyoming, Yellowstone National Park: 1952

Stock No.: 78815


A guide to the birds of the Park, organized by bird family. With drawings throughout by the author. Detailed map of Yellowstone Park at the center of the volume. --- In green stapled wraps, with image of flying swans on cover. --- A clean, firm copy but with prior owner's rubberstampings in a couple of locations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 58 pages View more info

Image for Birds of Prey  Their biology and ecology

Birds of Prey Their biology and ecology

By: BROWN, Leslie

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Hamlyn: 1976

Stock No.: 74551


First Edition. In full green paper-covered boards w/titling in silver on spine. Interior features 48 color and 50 black & white photos with b&w drawings. With inked gift inscription on front free endpaper and ownership info on verso; otherwise a clean, firm copy. Jacket with chafing at extremities, clipped flap price. --- A scientifically-oriented examination of raptors in all their varieties, from kites to eagles. Focus here in on birds of the eastern hemisphere. ; 8vo ... View more info

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Game Bird Carving

By: Burk, Bruce

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tulsa, Oklahoma U. S. A., Winchester Press: 1972

Stock No.: 72761


Methods are detailed, along with numerous b&w photos and drawings. Bump at top edge; otherwise clean, bright and unmarked. Dust jacket chipped but mostly intact. ; 1 x 11 x 8.3 Inches; 242 pages View more info

Image for Birds of Idaho

Birds of Idaho

By: BURLEIGH, Thomas D.

Price: $25.50

Publisher: Caldwell, Idaho, The Caxton Printers, Ltd.: 1972

Stock No.: 78883


A hefty, systematic catalog of the avian life to be found in the Gem State. With many color plates, as well as b&w photos. --- In full tan buckram covers w/titling and decorations in blue foil on cover and spine. Jacket with mountain bluebird photo on cover. --- With prior owner's signature to title page; otherwise a bright, firm, clean copy. Jacket with faded (but readable) spine; housed in mylar which has been taped to the jacket. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; xi... View more info

Image for National Audubon Society North American Birdfeeder Handbook

National Audubon Society North American Birdfeeder Handbook

By: Burton, Robert

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Dorling Kindersley: 1992

Stock No.: 73113


The grandkids gave this book to grandpa and scribbled greetings all over the first two pages; otherwise a clean, sharp copy. In pictorial covers which match the dust jacket. With profiles of commonly-found birds at backyard feeders; with many photos and maps. Dust jacket creased at extremities and w/one tiny closed tear. ; 1 x 9.2 x 6.8 Inches; 224 pages View more info

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A Dictionary of Birds

By: CAMPBELL, Bruce; LACK, Elizabeth (editors)

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Vermillion, South Dakota, Buteo Books: 1985

Stock No.: 79063


A comprehensive gathering of relevant data about birds, giving detail about bird families and definitions of special terms. Published for the British Onithologists' Union; entries are arranged alphabetically, dictionary style. This hefty work utilizes contributions from 280 ornithologists, with over 500 photos, diagrams and drawings. --- In blue paper-covered boards with titling and bird illustration gilt-stamped on spine. Jacket with color Robert Gilmor illustration. -... View more info

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Catesby's Birds of Colonial America

By: CATESBY, Mark; FEDUCCIA, Alan (editor)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, The University of North Carolina Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 79038


From the jacket flap: "With this lovely and informative book, Alan Feduccia revives the pathbreaking work of Mark Catesby, the English naturalist and illustrator who founded natural history and bird art in America." With all Catesby illustrations from his "Natural History of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands 1731-1743", annotated with modern descriptions of the species depicted. --- With a section of 16 color plates on rectos and versos of 8 leaves... View more info

Image for The Living World of Audubon

The Living World of Audubon

By: CLEMENT, Roland C

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, A Ridge Press Book/Grosset & Dunlap: 1974

Stock No.: 80051


From the jacket: North American birds displayed through ". . .a unique combination of 19th-century art and superb 20th-century photography". 64 of John James Audubon's bird paintings are presented, along with full color photos of the same species by at least 18 photographers in this oversize (9.25 in. wide x 12.25 in. tall) volume. --- In blue leatherette-like boards with gilt-stamped spine titling, pale blue cover titling. Jacket features color photo of a malla... View more info

Image for Familiar Garden Birds of North America

Familiar Garden Birds of North America

By: Collins, Jr. Henry H. ; Boyajian, Ned R.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Row: 1965

Edition: BCE

Stock No.: 73238


Commonly found birds of America are studied in this book club edition. Section of full color bird paintings; b&w drawings by John Carneron Yrizarry & Nina Williams sprinkled throughout. With minor edgewear; scuffed front free endpaper corner; else interior clean & unmarked. Dust jacket has large chunks missing along top edges; now in removable mylar protector. ; 1 x 9.4 x 6.3 Inches; 309 pages View more info

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Wings in the Wilderness

By: CRUICKSHANK, Allan D.

Price: $28.50

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1947

Stock No.: 74524


Signed by photographer/author Cruickshank on title page. First Edition. With 125 b&w photographs, captioned by author. In full blue cloth-covered boards with silver wading birds in flight on cover; titling in silver on spine. With table of photographic data at rear of volume, showing camera, lens, stop and speed used for each photo in the book. In damaged dust jacket (missing its back cover and back flap) but mostly intact front and spine. Some foxing on endpaper. --- A ... View more info

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The Life Story of Birds

By: DAGLISH, Eric Fitch

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Company: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 80954


A first (U.S.) edition of the author's illustrated overview of the world of birds. With 20 fabulous full-page black & white woodcut illustrations by the author, and with several additional smaller illustrations. --- In black cloth-covered boards with red-orange titling on cover and spine; two vertical red-orange bars to cover and with orange topstain. In scarce, unclipped jacket with Daglish's Greater Bird of Paradise image on cover. --- A clean, firm copy, though with s... View more info

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A Guide to Western Bird Feeding

By: Dennis, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Marietta, Ohio USA, Bird Watcher's Digest Press: 1991

Stock No.: 73291


Tips and tricks for attracting birds to the backyard feeder. In a clean, sharp softcover copy w/prev. owner's ownership sticker, front free endpaper. ; 0.6 x 9 x 6 Inches; 192 pages View more info

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Fairweather Duck

By: DETHIER, Vincent G.

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York, Walker & Company: 1970

Stock No.: 74372


Book club edition. With illustrations by the author. In tan cloth-covered boards with titling in black on spine. Jacket has rubbing at extremities; is otherwise in nice shape. Author's whimsical work focuses on the 'beach, boats and creatures' near family's vacation home in Maine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 178 pages View more info

Image for The World of Roger Tory Peterson  An Authorized Biography

The World of Roger Tory Peterson An Authorized Biography

By: Devlin, John C. & Grace Naismith

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Times Books: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 73400


The legendary ornithologist/artist/naturalist's life is examined in this sharp copy. With color plates, photos and illustrations throughout by and about this remarkable man. 1st edition. In full blue cloth-covered boards w/RTP facsimilie signature in gilt on cover; gilt lettering on spine. Interior clean; unmarked. Dust jacket toned at edges & w/creasing; orig. $14.95 flap price intact. ; 0.8 x 9.3 x 5.9 Inches; 266 pages View more info

Image for Adirondack Wildguide: A Natural History of the Adirondack Park

Adirondack Wildguide: A Natural History of the Adirondack Park

By: DiNUNZIO, Michael G.

Price: $20.50

Publisher: Elizabethtown, New York, Adirondack Conservancy Committee: 1984

Stock No.: 72676


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 trac... View more info

Image for Where to Find Birds in New York State  The Top 500 Sites

Where to Find Birds in New York State The Top 500 Sites

By: DRENNAN, Susan Roney

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Syracuse, New York, Syracuse University Press: 1981

Stock No.: 74459


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 View more info

Image for Birds of the Untamed West: The History of Birdlife in Nebraska, 1750 to 1875

Birds of the Untamed West: The History of Birdlife in Nebraska, 1750 to 1875

By: DUCEY, James E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Omaha, Nebraska, Making History: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 78875


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 View more info

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The World of Birds

By: ELLIS, Malcolm

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Hamlyn: 1971

Stock No.: 73237


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 View more info

Image for The Great Book of Wildfowl Decoys

The Great Book of Wildfowl Decoys

By: ENGERS, Joe (editor); BUCKNER, Bill (photography)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: San Diego, Thunder Bay Press: 1990

Stock No.: 81780


The diversity of wildfowl decoys is presented in this oversize volume. With full color photos by Bill Buckner. The decoys are arranged by geographic regions (mostly in North America) and local authorities/sportsmen provide the text, under the guidance of general editor Joe Engers. With an introduction by Robert Shaw. A Sotheby's promotional flyer advertising a sale of decoys from the collection of Dr. James M. McCleery is laid in. --- In full blue cloth-covered boards wi... View more info

Image for Buffleheads (Canadian Wildlife Series Monograph Number 4)

Buffleheads (Canadian Wildlife Series Monograph Number 4)

By: ERSKINE, Anthony J.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Environment Canada/Canadian Wildlife Service: 1971

Stock No.: 79031


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 pa... View more info

Western Birds: An Audubon Handbook

By: Farrand, John

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 50505


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 View more info

Image for James Fisher and Roger Tory Peterson's World of Birds New and Revised Edition

James Fisher and Roger Tory Peterson's World of Birds New and Revised Edition

By: FISHER, James; PETERSON, Roger Tory

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Crescent Books: 1977

Stock No.: 77644


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 View more info

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The Pocket Guide to British Birds

By: FITTER, R. S. R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead: 1953

Stock No.: 76362


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 View more info

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Wild Wings: An Introduction to Birdwatching

By: FITZHARRIS, Tim (text and photos)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Minocqua, Wisconsin, NorthWord Press, Inc.: 1992

Stock No.: 79588


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 autho... View more info