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Aldrovandi on Chickens The Ornithology of Ulisse Aldrovandi (1600) Volume II Book XIV translated from the Latin w/ Introduction, Contents and Notes by L.R. Lind

By: ALDOVANDI (Ulisse)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Norman, U of Oklahoma: 1963

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74782

Condition: very good in slightly faded soiled worn dustwrapper


447pp b/w text figures octavo cloth View more info

Checklist of the Birds of South America

By: ALTMAN (Allen) and Byron Swift

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Great Barrington, Altman and Swift: 1993

Edition: Paper edition

Seller ID: 74816

ISBN: 0962255920

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good


84pp, octavo paper View more info

The Original Water-Color Paintings by John James Audubon for The Birds of America introduction by Marchall B. Davidson

By: AUDUBON (John James)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, American Heritage Pub.: 1966

Edition: First

Seller ID: 87857

ISBN: 0517249456

Condition: very good in torn and worn dustwrapper


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The Handbook of Bird Identification for Europe and the Western Palearctic

By: BEAMAN (Mark) and MADGE (Steve)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press: 1998

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74808

ISBN: 0691027269

Condition: very good in slightly worn dustwrapper, owner initials


868pp, large octavo cloth, color plates, bw illustrations View more info

The American Bird Fancier Considered With Reference to the Breeding, Rearing, Feeding , Management and Peculiarities of Cage and House Birds ....

By: BROWNE (D.J.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, C.M. Saxton: 1850

Edition: 1857 printing

Seller ID: 74806

Condition: tear to one page, cover wear otherwise good+


107pp +12pp ads b/w illustrations small octavo decorative cloth View more info

Buller's Birds of New Zealand A New Edition ... now edited and brought up to date by E.G. Turbott

By: BULLER (Sir Walter Lawry) E.G. Turbott editor

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Christchurch, Whitcombe & Tombs: 1967

Edition: 3rd printing

Seller ID: 87945

ISBN: 0723300224

Condition: bumped corners, very good- in worn dustwrapper


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Buller's Birds of New Zealand A New Edition ... now edited and brought up to date by E.G. Turbott

By: BULLER (Sir Walter Lawry) E.G. Turbott editor

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Honolulu, East-West Center Press: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 87946

Condition: very good in stained and worn dustwrapper


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A Dictionary of Birds

By: CAMPBELL (Bruce) and Elizabeth Lack editors

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vermillion, Buteo Books / British Ornithologists Union: 1985

Edition: First

Seller ID: 78268

ISBN: 0931130123

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good


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A Guide to the Birds of the Galapagos Islands

By: CASTRO (Isabel) Antonia Phillips

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Christopher Helm: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 74817

ISBN: 0713639164

Condition: owners name, slight cover wear otherwise very good


144pp, color+b/w illustrations, paper octavo View more info

The Taxonomy and Species of Birds of Australia and its Territories

By: CHRISTIDIS (Leslie) Walter E. Boles

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Victoria, Royal Australasian Ornithologisits Union: 1994

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74799

Condition: owners name, slight cover wear otherwise very good-


112pp, octavo paperback RAON Monograph 2 View more info

A Guide to the Birds of Venezuela

By: DE SCHAUENSEE (Rodolphe Meyer) and PHELPS JR (William Henry)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press: 1978

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74822

ISBN: 0691082057

Condition: slight cover wear, bumped corner, otherwise very good


424pp, octavo cloth, color plates, bw illustrations View more info

Birds of Philippines

By: DELACOUR (Jean ) and Ernst Mayr

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan: 1946

Edition: First

Seller ID: 90782

Condition: owner initials, cover wear, foxing to edges, tight binding, clean throughout, Good +


309pp, text figures, octavo View more info

A Contribution to the Distribution and Taxonomy of Afrotropical and Malagasy Birds

By: DOWSETT (R.J.) and F. Dowsett-Lemaire editors

Price: $38.50

Publisher: Liege, Tauraco Press: 1993

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74797

ISBN: 287225010X

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good


389pp quarto paper Tauraco Research Report #5 View more info

Checklist of the Birds of the Afrotropical and Malagasy Regions, Volume One (1) Species Limits and Distribution

By: DOWSETT (R.J.) and FORBES-WATSON (A.D.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Liege, Tauraco Press: 1993

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74801

ISBN: 287225000X

Condition: slight cover wear, owner initials, otherwise very good


374pp, octavo paper View more info

Bantams illustrated by Ludlow

By: ENTWISLE (William Flamank)

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Wakefield, Edith H. Entwisle: (1894)

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74778

Condition: owners sticker, cover wear otherwise good


132pp b/w engraved illustrations large octavo cloth View more info

Birds of Freetown Peninsuala, w/ illustrations by Edith Butz

By: FIELD, G.D.

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Freetown, Fourah Bay College: 1974

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 95430

Condition: tight binding, cover wear, Good


76pp, octavo View more info

A Field Guide to the Birds of the U.S.S.R. Including Eastern Europe and Central Asia

By: FLINT (V.E.) et al

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton Univ Press: 1984

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 74823

ISBN: 0691082448

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good


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A Synopsis of the Meliphaline Genus Myzomela With Descriptions of Two New Species

By: FORBES (W.A.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Zoological Society: 1879

Edition: Offprint

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 74820

Condition: cover wear otherwise near good


pp255-279 with two colored plates "Prof. Spencer Baird With the Author's Compts. " on the front cover View more info

The Natural Enemies of Birds

By: FORBUSH (Edward Howe)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Wright & Potter State Printers: 1916

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74571

Condition: cover wear and soiling otherwise near good


58pp b/w illustrations octavo paper Economic Biology Bulletin #3 View more info

The U. S. Naval Expedition to the Southern Hemisphere During the Years 1849- '50-'51-'52 in Two (2) Volumes: Volume I Chile, Volume II The Andes and Pampas, Birds, etc

By: GILLISS (Lt. J.M.)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Washington DC, A.O.P. Nicholson: 1855

Edition: First

Seller ID: 80112

Condition: bad water stain, front cover and prelims loose vol.1, cover wear otherwise fair reading volumes


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The Field Guide to the Birds of New Zealand illustrated by Derek Onley

By: HEATHER (Barrie ) and Hugh Robertson

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1997

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74803

ISBN: 0198501463

Condition: owners name, slight cover wear otherwise very good


432pp color, b/w illustrations octavo pictorial boards View more info

Birds of the Middle East and North Africa a Companion Guide

By: HOLLOM (P.A.D.) et al

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vermillion, Buteo Books: 1988

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74826

ISBN: 0931130158

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good


280pp color, b/w illustrations octavo cloth View more info

Tzeltal Folk Zoology The Classification of Discontinuities in Nature

By: HUNN (Eugene S.)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Academic Press: 1977

Edition: First

Seller ID: 81640

ISBN: 0123617502

Condition: owner's stamp slight cover wear otherwise very good


368pp. b/w illustrations text figures cloth large octavo View more info

Heron Conservation

By: KUSHLAN (James A.) and Heinz Hafner editors

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Academic Press: 2000

Edition: 2nd printing

Seller ID: 74811

ISBN: 0124301304

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good


480pp b/w illustrations large octavo pictorial boards View more info

Roberts' Birds of Southern Africa

By: MACLEAN (Gordon Lindsay)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, New Holland: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 74824

ISBN: 1853680370

Condition: price sticker on back, otherwise very good in slightly worn dustwrapper


848pp, color illustrations, octavo cloth View more info

An Introduction to Malayan Birds w/ drawings by B.D. Molesworth

By: MADOC (G.C.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Kuala Lumpur, Malayan Nature Society: 1976

Edition: Revised 2nd impression

Seller ID: 82511

Condition: owners name, slight cover wear otherwise very good


234pp color, b/w illustrations 8vo paperback View more info

Results of the Archbold Expeditions #14 Birds of the 1933-1934 Papuan Expedition

By: MAYR (Ernst) and A.L. Rand

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, American Museum Natural History: 1937

Edition: First

Seller ID: 83037

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good uncut pages


248pp octavo paper Bulletin Volume LXXIII Art. 1 View more info

The Bird Faunas of Africa and Its Islands

By: MOREAU (R. E.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Academic Press: 1966

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74802

Condition: slight cover wear, bumped edge, owner name, underlining on pages 170-171, otherwise very good-


424pp, octavo cloth, bw illustrations, map View more info

Birds and All Nature A Monthly Serial Vol. IV

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, Nature Study Publishing Company: 1898

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74812

Condition: moderate rubbing to leather edges, soiling to first few pages, cover wear otherwise good


240pp, color illustrations, large halfbound hardcover cloth board over leather spine and corners Illustrated by Color Photography Volume IV only View more info

Population Limitation in Birds

By: NEWTON (ian)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: San Diego, Academic Press: 1998

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74807

ISBN: 0125173652

Condition: spine tear with cover wear otherwise good+


597pp large octavo cloth View more info

Aves de Uma Vegetacao Secundaria na Foz do Amazonas

By: NOVAES (Fernando C.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Belem, Museu Goeldi: 1973

Edition: First

Seller ID: 80717

Condition: cover wear otherwise good


88pp + b/w illustrations octavo paper Publicacoes Avulsas #21 View more info

Feathered Pets A Treatise on The Food, Breeding and Care of Canaries, Parrots and Other Cage Birds bound with Canary Breeding and Training

By: PAGE (Chas.N.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Des Moines, author: 1898

Edition: 12th edition

Seller ID: 74814

Condition: owners name, rebound, very good


142pp +78pp color frontispiece , b/w text figures octavo cloth View more info

Handbook of North American Birds complete in Five Volumes

By: PALMER (Ralph S.) editor

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1962-1988

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74795

ISBN: 0300008147

Condition: very good in slightly worn and faded spine dustwrapper


567pp+ 560pp +521pp + 433pp +465pp color, b/w illustrations octavo cloth volume one is a second printing ISBN + 0300019033, 0300019025, 0300040598, 0300040601 View more info

Avian Ecology Tertiary Level Biology

By: PERRINS (C. M.) and T. R. Birkhead

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Blackie: 1983

Edition: Paper edition

Seller ID: 74815

ISBN: 0216914779

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good


221pp, text figures, bw illustrations, octavo paper View more info

Audubon's Birds of America The Audubon Society Baby Elephant Folio

By: PETERSON (Roger Tory and Virginia Marie)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Artabas Books: 1981

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 87943

ISBN: 0517479753

Condition: very good in worn dustwrapper


text plus 435 full page color illustrations Folio cloth baby elephant folio edition View more info

An Amateur's Guide to Birds of Assam

By: PURKAYASTHA (Jayaditya )

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Panbazar, EBH Pub.: 2015

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74800

ISBN: 9789383252695

Condition: very good in worn dustwrapper


129pp color illustrations octavo cloth View more info

A Field Guide to the Birds of South-East Asia, Thailand, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Myanmar, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia

By: ROBSON (Craig)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, New Holland Publishers: 2000

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74821

ISBN: 1853683132

Condition: very good in slightly worn dustwrapper, owner initials


504pp, octavo cloth, color plates View more info

Catalogue of the Passeriformes or Perching Birds in the Collection of the British Museum Oligomyodae ....

By: SCLATER (Philip Lutley)

Price: $450.00

Publisher: London, British Museum: 1888

Edition: First

Seller ID: 88089

Condition: cover wear , spotted edges otherwise good


493pp fine colored illustrations octavo cloth slight spotted otherwise prints fine Catalogue of the Birds in the BritishMuseum Volume XIV View more info

Forest Bird Communites of the Hawaiian Islands Their Dynamics, Ecology and Conservation

By: SCOTT (J. Michael ) et al

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Cooper Ornithological Society: 1986

Edition: First

Seller ID: 84563

Condition: cover wear otherwise very good-


431pp b/w illustrations octavo paper Studies in Avian Biology #9 View more info

Birds

By: SERJEANTSON (Dale)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 2009

Edition: Paper edition

Seller ID: 74809

ISBN: 0521758580

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good


486pp b/w illustrations large octavo paper View more info

Let's Look at Ethiopia, An Ornitholidays Guide

By: SHEPHERD (Michael)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bognor Regis, Ornitholidays: 1985

Edition: First

Seller ID: 95055

Condition: cover wear, middle page signature loose from block with rest of binding solid, ink checkmarks, Fair


81pp, b/w illustrations, staplebound octavo No.13 View more info

Osteology of Lanius Ludovicianus Excubitorides

By: SHUFELDT (Dr. R.W.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington DC, USGS: 1881

Edition: Offprint

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 74819

Condition: ink notes, wear otherwise good


pp351-359 w/ plate XIV octavo paper "compliments of the Author' written on cover/ title View more info

The Osteology of the Cuckoos (Coccyges)

By: SHUFELDT (Dr. R.W.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: no place, no publisher: (1901)

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 74818

Condition: cover wear, back cover detatched otherwise near good


51pp bw illustrations octavo paper "Prof Gary A. Calkins Compliments of the Author Sept. 1901 View more info

The Princeton Field Guide to the Birds of Australia , Fifth Edition

By: SIMPSON (Ken ) et al

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton Univ Press: 1996

Edition: 5th edition

Seller ID: 93339

ISBN: 0691025754

Condition: owner name, cover wear, tight binding, clean throughout, Very Good-


400p, color illustrations, octavo View more info

Little People of the Air

By: the Authors of LIttle Playfellows

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, D. Lothrop: 1884

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74804

Condition: cover wear otherwise good-


no pagination b/w engraved illustrations large octavo pictorial cloth View more info

Problems of Bird-MIgration

By: THOMSON, A. Landsborough

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1926

Edition: First

Seller ID: 92199

Condition: tight binding, foxing, no marks to textworn and spotted covers, Good


350pp, octavo View more info

Birds of Southern Africa

By: VAN PERLO (Ber)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton Univ Press: 2001

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74825

ISBN: 0691090343

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good


320pp color illustrations octavo paper View more info

Our Poultry And All About Them ... w/ 386 Illustrations including 18 coloured Plates complete in two volumes

By: WEIR (Harrison)

Price: $495.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: no date

Edition: Hardcover edition

Seller ID: 74793

Condition: front hinge vol.I starting, hinges vol.II repaired with buckram strips, cover wear otherwise good+


442pp+380pp color and b/w illustrations quarto cloth View more info