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BATTEN, LEO ET AL
Birwatchers' Year
T. & A.D. Poyser, Berkhamsted, 1973, 1st edition. Green cloth spine, green and red patterned boards, gilt lettering to spine under illustrated, priceclipped dustwrapper. 9.75ins x 6.5ins, 351pp plus 12pp plates. Book comprises 6 diaries of bird activity and behaviour in 6 different habitats. Leo Batten on Urban Areas, Jim Flegg on Woodland, Jeremy Sorenson on Wetland, Mike Wareing on Farmland, Donald Watson on Mountain and Moorland and Malcolm Wright on Islands. Charts within the text. Chapter heading illustrations by Ian Willis and Donald Watson. Dw has minor creasing to spine. VG / G+.
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Book number: 42949
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BROWN, LESLIE
Eagles of the world
David & Charles, Newton Abbott, 1976, 1st edition. Blue cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine under illustrated dustwrapper. 9.5ins x 6.75ins, 224pp. Illustrations within text. VG / VG.
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Book number: 37574
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CHRISTIAN, GARTH
Down the Long Wind - a study of bird migration
Newnes, London, 1962, 2nd impression. Red cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine under illustrated udstwrapper. 8.75ins x 5.75ins, 240pp plus 16pp plates. Previous owners signature to front free endpaper. A little light foxing. G+ / VG.
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Book number: 44984
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Catalogue: Birds
Keywords: Ornithology

 
COLSTON, PETER R. & CURRY-LINDAHL, KAI
"The Birds of Mount Nimba, Liberia
British Museum (Natural History), London, 1986, 1st edition. Green laminated boards with white lettering to spine and front cover, black image of bird to front cover, no dustwrapper. 11ins x 8.75ins, [vi], 129pp including 4pp colour plates. Sketch and photographic illustrations within the text. Section on the biogeographic context by Malcolm Coe. VG.
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Book number: 37588
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CRAMP, STANLEY ET AL
"Handbook of the Birds of Europe, the Middle East and North Africa, The Birds of the Western Paleartic: Vol IX Buntings and New World Warblers
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1994, 1st edition. Navy Blue cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine under illustrated dustwrapper. 10.25ins x 8.5ins, endpapers as maps, [viii], 488pp plus 20pp colour plates. Maps within the text. VG / VG. Nb heavy book (1.6kg pre packing) overseas customers should ask for postal quote.
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Book number: 47767
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CRAMP, STANLEY ET AL
"Handbook of the Birds of Europe, the Middle East and North Africa, The Birds of the Western Paleartic: Vol VIII Crows to Finches
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1994, 1st edition. Navy Blue cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine under illustrated dustwrapper. 10.25ins x 8.5ins, endpapers as maps, [viii], 899pp plus 36pp colour plates. Maps within the text. VG / VG. Nb heavy book (2.4kg pre packing) overseas customers should ask for postal quote.
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Book number: 47766
GBP 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 45 US$ 51.33 | JP¥ 5784]
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DENNIS, M.K.
Tetrad Atlas of the Breeding Birds of Essex
the Essex Birdwatching society, 1996, 1st edition. Paperback. Illustrated laminated boards. 9.25ins x 6ins, 312pp plus folding map. Contains sketch illustrations, distribution maps and data on annual variations for all the birds covered. VG.
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Book number: 31140
GBP 12.50 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 US$ 16.04 | JP¥ 1807]
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Keywords: Ornithology

 
FERNS, P.N. ET AL
The Birds of Gwent
the Gwent Ornithological Society, 1977, 1st edition. Blue cloth boards, black lettering to spine under mainly blue dustwrapper. 8.5ins x 5.75ins, sketch maps to endpapers (front one coloured), xii, 152pp plus frontis and 10pp plates. Top of boards a little discoloured else VG / VG.
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Book number: 36965
GBP 6.50 [Appr.: EURO 7.5 US$ 8.34 | JP¥ 940]
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FLEGG, JIM
In search of Birds - their haunts & habitats
Blandford Press, Poole, 1983, 1st edition. Navy blue cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine under illustrated dustwrapper. 9.5ins x 6.25ins, viii, 152pp plus 8pp colour plates. Sketch illustrations amongst the text drawn by Norman Arlott. Book looks at different habitats - estuaries, wetlands, farmland, woods, mountains, moors and islands and examines which birds are likely to be found there and why. F / F.
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Book number: 30314
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GILLMOR, ROBERT (ED)
C.F. Tunnicliffe R.A. - Sketches of Bird Life
Victor Gollancz Ltd, London, 1981, 1st edition. Brown cloth boards, black lettering to spine under illustrated dustwrapper. Oblong format, 9.75ins x 10.5ins, [x], 124pp. Illustrated throughout. VG / VG.
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Book number: 38587
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GOULD, JOHN
The Birds of New Guinea and the adjacent Papuan Islands including many new new species recently discovered in Australia
Hill House Publishers, Melbourne, 1989, limited facsimile edition of 1880 original. One of a series of remarkably exact same-size facsimile of the original in the British Library. Printed by offset lithography on acid-free matt art paper and hand bound. Red Japanese Saifu cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt British Museum Natural History crest to front cover. Folio, 22ins x 15ins, endpapers patterned with British Museum stamps, [iv], vi, 56 full page colour plates each faced by a page of text. ""539"" stamped to the front pastedown else no inscriptions or markings. F.
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Book number: 45288
GBP 500.00 [Appr.: EURO 562 US$ 641.66 | JP¥ 72300]
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GOULD, JOHN
The Birds of Great Britain - volume one
Hill House Publishers, Melbourne, 1988, limited facsimile edition of 1888 original. One of a series of remarkably exact same-size facsimile of the original in the British Library. Printed by offset lithography on acid-free matt art paper and hand bound. Maroon Japanese Saifu cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt British Museum Natural History crest to front cover. Folio, 21.5ins x 15ins, endpapers patterned with British Museum stamps, [xii],cxl, plate list, 37 full page colour plates each faced by a page of text. ""177"" stamped to the front pastedown else no inscriptions or markings. F.
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Book number: 45291
GBP 600.00 [Appr.: EURO 674.25 US$ 769.99 | JP¥ 86760]
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GOULD, JOHN (COMPLETED BY R. BOWDLER SHARPE)
Birds of Australia - supplement (all species discovered after vols I-VII)
Hill House Publishers, Melbourne, 1990, limited facsimile edition of 1869 original. One of a series of remarkably exact same-size facsimile of the original in the British Library. Printed by offset lithography on acid-free matt art paper and hand bound. Green Japanese Saifu cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt British Museum Natural History crest to front cover. Folio, 21.5ins x 15ins, endpapers patterned with British Museum stamps, viii, 81 full page colour plates each faced by a page of text. ""177"" stamped to the front pastedown else no inscriptions or markings. F.
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Book number: 45287
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GOULD, JOHN
Birds of Australia - volume five (Parrots and Pigeons)
Hill House Publishers, Melbourne, 1989, limited facsimile edition of 1848 original. One of a series of remarkably exact same-size facsimile of the original in the British Library. Printed by offset lithography on acid-free matt art paper and hand bound. Green Japanese Saifu cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt British Museum Natural History crest to front cover. Folio, 21.5ins x 14.75ins, endpapers patterned with British Museum stamps, iv, 92 full page colour plates each faced by a page of text. ""540"" stamped to the front pastedown else no inscriptions or markings. F.
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Book number: 45286
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GOULD, JOHN
"Birds of Australia - volume three (Robins, Wrens, Finches)
Hill House Publishers, Melbourne, 1991, limited facsimile edition of 1884 original. One of a series of remarkably exact same-size facsimile of the original in the British Library. Printed by offset lithography on acid-free matt art paper and hand bound. Green Japanese Saifu cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt British Museum Natural History crest to front cover. Folio, 21.5ins x 14.5ins, endpapers patterned with British Museum stamps, iv, 97 full page colour plates each faced by a page of text. ""182"" stamped to the front pastedown else no inscriptions or markings. F.
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Book number: 45285
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GOULD, JOHN
"Monograph of the Pittidae, parts 1 & 2
Hill House Publishers, Melbourne, 1988, limited facsimile edition of 1873 original. One of a series of remarkably exact same-size facsimile of the original in the British Library. Printed by offset lithography on acid-free matt art paper and hand bound. Blue Japanese Saifu cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt British Museum Natural History crest to front cover. Folio, 22.25ins x 15.25ins, endpapers patterned with British Museum stamps, [ii], 10 full page colour plates each faced by a page of text, title to part two, 13pp text. ""540"" stamped to the front pastedown else no inscriptions or markings. F.
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Book number: 45290
GBP 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 168.75 US$ 192.5 | JP¥ 21690]
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GRAVES, GEORGE
Selected British Garden Birds
Parsimony Press, Somerset, 2000, second impression. Green leather effect boards with gilt lettering to spine and front cover. 7.75ins x 4.25ins, 63pp including 28 full page colour illustrations. VG
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Book number: 30103
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JACKSON, C.E.
Bird Illustrators - some artists in early lithography
H.F. & G. Witherby Ltd, London, 1975. One of only 45 specially bound copies signed by the author. The binding is by Sancorski & Sutcliffe. Quarter blue leather with brown cloth boards.Two raised bands to spine, gilt lettering to spine. Teg. 10ins x 7.75ins, marbled endpapers,133pp plus 14 colour plates.Artists featured include Edward Lear, John Gould, Joseph Smit, Frederick Frohawk, Archibald Thorburn, George Lodge, etc. Internally VG. Externally, spine just fractionally lighter than leather to sides but still a lovely copy of a scarce book.
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Book number: 22012
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JOHNSGARD, PAUL A.
"Ducks in the Wild, conserving waterfowl and their habitats
Prentice Hall General Reference, New York, 1992. Green cloth boards, silver lettering to spine under illustrated dustwrapper. 11.5ins x 9.75ins, 160pp. Illustrated in colour throughout. VG / VG.
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Book number: 37581
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KEARTON, R.
"British Birds' Nests, how, where, and when to find and identify them
Cassell and Company, London, 1898, reprint. Green cloth boards, gilt lettering and illustration to spine, gilt image of bird on cliff to front board, no dustwrapper. Teg.9.5ins x 6.5ins, xx, 368pp,16pp book adverts. Full page black and white photographic illustrations within the text. Previous owners signature, and date of 1899 to top of front free endpaper. Age has turned the spine more brown than green, otherwise a VG copy.
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Book number: 43781
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PAYN, WILLIAM H.
The Birds of Suffolk
Ancient House Publishing, Ipswich, 1976, 2nd edition (1st published 1962). Green cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine under pictorial dustwrapper. 9ins x 5.75ins, endpapers as maps, xv, (i), 256pp plus colour frontis, 3pp colour plates and 16pp b&w plates. Dw very slightly rubbed to top of spine else VG / VG.
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Book number: 32772
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PLEDGER, MAURICE AND COLES, CHARLES
Game Birds
Collins, London, 1981, 1st edition. Maroon cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine, gilt image of game bird to front board under pictorial dustwrapper. Contained within a fawn coloured heavy duty slipcase which also has gilt lettering to spine and an image of a game bird to the front cover. Folio, 16.75ins x 12.25ins, 117pp including 24 full page colour plates. Spine of dw is a little bit sun faded in all other respects it is VG nr F. Nb very heavy, 2.65k pre-packing, pre e-mail for postage quote.
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Book number: 27212
GBP 55.00 [Appr.: EURO 62 US$ 70.58 | JP¥ 7953]
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Keywords: Pheasants

 
SCOTT, BOB
The Atlas of British Birdlife
Ivy Leaf, London, 1991, reprint. Pictorial laminated boards under identically illustrated dustwrapper. 11.25ins x 8.75ins, 208pp. Illustrated in colour throughout. Lots of regional maps showing where to view and what species to expect. VG / VG.
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Book number: 33548
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STONEHOUSE, BERNARD
"Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey, Scientific Reports no 6 - The Emperor Penguin, breeding behaviour and development
the Falklands Islands Dependencies Scientific Bureau, 1953. Thin card covers, black lettering to front cover. 12ins x 9.5ins, [ii], 33pp plus folding chart and 4pp plates. A study of the birds on the Dion Islets rockery undertaken in 1949. Scattered light foxing. G+
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Book number: 37582
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TATE, PETER
East Anglia and its Birds
H.F. & G. Witherby, London, 1977, 1st edition. Red cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine under illustrated, priceclipped dustwrapper. 9.5ins x 6.5ins, 288pp. Illustrated by black and white photographs and line drawn illustrations by John Last. Spine of dw faded. VG / G.
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Book number: 43126
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