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Image for Bird and Butterfly Mysteries - realities of migration

Bird and Butterfly Mysteries - realities of migration

By: Acworth, Bernard

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 205711

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, red cloth lettered gilt to spine, a very good tightly bound copy in a pictorial dust wrapper that has loss at head of spine and a paper repair to verso, text clean and unmarked, 303pp View more info

Image for THE PIGEON GUILLEMOT, CEPPHUS COLUMBA: Breeding Biology and Brood-Size, a thesis

THE PIGEON GUILLEMOT, CEPPHUS COLUMBA: Breeding Biology and Brood-Size, a thesis

By: Aitchison, Norman Walter

Price: £6.50

Publisher: University of British Columbia: 1972

Seller ID: 157883

Condition: Good


paperback photocopied thesis, some annotation o/w good, 24pp printed on one side only View more info

Image for Indian Hill Birds

Indian Hill Birds

By: Ali, Salim

Price: £7.65

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 212143

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, yellow cloth lettered black to spine, no dust wrapper, a very good tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, colour plates, b&w illustrations, 188pp View more info

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The Book of Indian Birds

By: Ali, Salim

Price: £6.95

Publisher: Bombay Natural History Society: 1977

Edition: 10th edition

Seller ID: 206433

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, top leading corner knocked at tip o/w a very good tightly bound copy in a worn, torn and cellotape repaired pictorial dust wrapper that has paper repairs to verso, text clean and unmarked, maps to endpapers, colour plates, half-tones, 175pp View more info

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Field Guide to the Birds of the Eastern Himalayas

By: Ali, Salim

Price: £9.15

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1978

Seller ID: 211950

ISBN: 0195605950

Condition: Very Good


hardback, small 8vo, a very good tightly bound copy in a lightly chipped pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, colour plates, 265pp View more info

Image for Field Guide to the Birds of the Eastern Himalayas

Field Guide to the Birds of the Eastern Himalayas

By: Ali, Salim

Price: £9.15

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1977

Seller ID: 216829

ISBN: 0195605950

Condition: Very Good


hardback, small 8vo, a very good tightly bound copy in a chipped pictorial dust wrapper that has some loss and gummed paper repairs to verso, text unmarked and clean, colour plates, 265pp View more info

Image for Birds and Their World

Birds and Their World

By: Andrews, John

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Hamlyn: 1976

Seller ID: 164213

ISBN: 0600348830

Condition: Very Good


4to, green cloth lettered gilt to spine, very good in a slightly rubbed dust wrapper, col'd plates, 192pp View more info

Image for Ring Ouzels of the Yorkshire Dales

Ring Ouzels of the Yorkshire Dales

By: Appleyard, Ian

Price: £10.00

Publisher: W S Maney & Son: 1994

Seller ID: 181032

ISBN: 0901286400

Condition: Very Good


hardback, pictorial laminated boards a little faded to bottom edge o/w a very good copy, col'd photographic plates, a very good copy, 59pp View more info

Image for BIRD NOTES FROM ZAMBEZI DISTRICT, NORTH WESTERN PROVINCE (Occasional paper No 2)

BIRD NOTES FROM ZAMBEZI DISTRICT, NORTH WESTERN PROVINCE (Occasional paper No 2)

By: Aspinwall, D R

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Zambia Ornithological Society: 1979

Seller ID: 161624

Condition: Good


large paperback, metal clasp bar, brief note to previous owner on title page o/w a good copy, 60pp View more info

Image for Wildfowl in Great Britain, a survey of the winter distribution of the Antidae and their conservation England, Scotland and Wales

Wildfowl in Great Britain, a survey of the winter distribution of the Antidae and their conservation England, Scotland and Wales

By: Atkinson-Willes, G L (editor)

Price: £10.50

Publisher: HMSO: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 194685

Condition: Very Good


hardback, large 8vo, orange cloth lettered gilt on red to spine, a very good tightly bound copy in a lightly rubbed dust jacket, coloured illustrations by Peter Scott, b&w photographic plates, 368pp View more info

Image for The Life of Birds

The Life of Birds

By: Attenborough, David

Price: £8.95

Publisher: BBC Books: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 184325

ISBN: 0563387920

Condition: Very Good


hardback, a very good copy in a very good dust jacket, col'd photographic plates throughout, 320pp View more info

Image for Audubon's Birds of America : The Audubon Society Baby Elephant Folio

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

By: Audubon, John James and Peterson, Roger Tory & Virginia Marie

Price: £110.00

Publisher: Abbeville Press: 2003

Seller ID: 217559

ISBN: 1558591281

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, large heavy folio measuring 15.5" x 12", a near fine tightly bound copy in a near fine pictorial dust wrapper, housed in a pictorial cloth and paper slipcase, fine colour plates throughout, clean and u8nmarked. Owing to weight a request for additional postage might be made if ordered from certain overseas locations, 694pp View more info

Image for Minsmere: Portrait of a Bird Reserve

Minsmere: Portrait of a Bird Reserve

By: Axell, Herbert

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1977

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 167625

ISBN: 0091288401

Condition: Good


8vo, a little mottled fading to bottom edges of boards o/w very good in a torn dust wrapper, signed by the author, plans to endpapers, col'd & b&w plates, 256pp View more info

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The Peregrine

By: Baker, J A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Country Book Club: 1968

Seller ID: 226741

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a lightly soiled pictorial dust wrapper, some minor marginal foxing to pages 160/161 else the text remains clean and unmarked, 191pp View more info

Image for Song Dialetcs and Demes in Sedentary Populations of the White-Crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia Leucophrys Nuttalli)

Song Dialetcs and Demes in Sedentary Populations of the White-Crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia Leucophrys Nuttalli)

By: Baptista, Luis Felipe

Price: £11.35

Publisher: University of California Press: 1976

Seller ID: 222927

ISBN: 0520095227

Condition: Good


paperback, institutional ex-library, rubbed at head of spine, a good tightly bound copy, text unmarked, 52 pp + 25 Plates View more info

Image for Red Data Birds in Britain Action for rare, threatened and important species

Red Data Birds in Britain Action for rare, threatened and important species

By: Batten, Bibby, Clement, Elliott, Porter (editors)

Price: £11.50

Publisher: T & A D Poyser: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 194315

ISBN: 0856610569

Condition: Very Good


hardback, tall 8vo, a very good clean and tightly bound copy in a very good bright dust jacket that is now protected in a non-adhesive clear film sleeve, b&w illustrations, 349pp View more info

Image for Call of the Birds

Call of the Birds

By: Bayne, Charles S

Price: £9.85

Publisher: Collins: 1945

Edition: revised edition

Seller ID: 218772

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a well preserved pictorial dust wrapper that is chipped mildly at head of spine and is now protected in a non-adhesive archival film sleeve, b&w illustrations by C F Tunnicliffe, 368pp View more info

Image for Thomas Bewick : My Life

Thomas Bewick : My Life

By: Bewick, Thomas (edited by Iain Bain)

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Folio Society: 1981

Seller ID: 179148

Condition: Very Good


8vo, yellow and brown covers lettered gilt to spine, a very good copy, no slipcase, col'd plates, b&w illustrations, 192pp View more info

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THE AMERICAN EAGLE

By: Black, Cynthia (editor) & Leeson, Tom & Pat (photography)

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Beyond Words Publishing: 1988

Seller ID: 161507

ISBN: 0941831302

Condition: Very Good


hardback, large 4to, a very good copy in a very good dust wrapper, col'd photographic plates, ISBN:0941831302 View more info

Image for The Kingfisher

The Kingfisher

By: Boag, David

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Blandford Press: 1988

Seller ID: 206211

ISBN: 0713720182

Condition: Very Good


paperback, pictorial card covers, a very good tightly bound copy, text clean and unmarked, colour illustrations, 120pp View more info

Image for Birds for All Seasons

Birds for All Seasons

By: Boswall, Jeffery

Price: £5.40

Publisher: BBC Publications: 1997

Seller ID: 174615

ISBN: 0563204532

Condition: Very Good


a very good hardback copy, 160pp View more info

Image for A STUDY OF THE MIGRATORY EAGLES AQUILA NIPALENSIS AND A. POMARINA (Aves Accipitridae) in Southern Africa, with comparative notes on other Large Raptors

A STUDY OF THE MIGRATORY EAGLES AQUILA NIPALENSIS AND A. POMARINA (Aves Accipitridae) in Southern Africa, with comparative notes on other Large Raptors

By: Brooke, Grobler, Irwin & Steyn

Price: £7.50

Publisher: National Museums of Rhodesia: Occasional Papers: 1972

Seller ID: 158511

Condition: Very Good


paperback, a very good copy, b&w illustrations, pp61-114 View more info

Image for Birds of Prey : Their biology and ecology

Birds of Prey : Their biology and ecology

By: Brown, Leslie

Price: £7.85

Publisher: Hamlyn: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 214844

ISBN: 0600313069

Condition: Very Good


hardback, a very good tightly bound copy in a lightly chipped pictorial dust wrapper that has faded a little to spine, text unmarked and clean, colour & b&w illustrations, 256pp View more info

Birds and I

By: Brown, Leslie

Price: £5.35

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1947

Seller ID: 163991

Condition: Good


8vo, red cloth lettered faded silver to spine, extremities lightly rubbed, previous owner details to front free endpaper, b&w plates, 200pp View more info

Image for Birds of Prey

Birds of Prey

By: Brown, Philip

Price: £6.15

Publisher: Andre Deutsche: 1964

Seller ID: 214845

Condition: Very Good


hardback, small quarto, paper age-toned, a very good tightly bound copy, text unmarked and clean, price clipped pictorial dust wrapper is lightly chipped, b&w plates, 124pp View more info

Image for Handbook of California Birds

Handbook of California Birds

By: Brown, Vinson & Weston, Henry & Buzzell, Jerry

Price: £6.95

Publisher: Naturegraph Publishers: 1986

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 207182

ISBN: 0911010165

Condition: Very Good


paperback, pictorial card covers, a very good tightly bound copy, text clean and unmarked, colour & b&w illustrations, 223pp View more info

Image for A Study of Birds in the South Midlands

A Study of Birds in the South Midlands

By: Brownett, A

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Banbury Ornithological Society: 1974

Seller ID: 165311

Condition: Good


light foxing o/w good, 58pp View more info

The Bird Paintings of Henry Jones

By: Bruce Campbell, Introduction by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

Price: £365.00

Publisher: Folio Society Fine Editions with The Zoological Society of London: 1976

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 221231

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, large rectangular folio, 15" x 19" bound by Hunter and Foulis in green half leather with green buckram boards, lettered gilt to spine, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers, dust wrapper not called for in this edition. Housed in a brown cloth-covered slipcase with the crease of the London Zoological Society in gilt. Limited to just 500 copies, of which this is numbered 448, the book was the largest and most expensive publication of the Folio Society to date... View more info

Image for The Hamlyn Guide to the Birds of Britain and Europe (Book & Cassettes)

The Hamlyn Guide to the Birds of Britain and Europe (Book & Cassettes)

By: Bruun, Bertel; Delin, Håkan; Svensson, Lars; Singer, Arthur; Zetterström, Dan

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Hamlyn: 1989

Seller ID: 166107

ISBN: 0600351815

Condition: Very Good


a boxed set of books and three cassettes recording the songs and calls of 350 species, boxed a little creased, contents near fine, book with col'd images View more info

Image for Notes on the Birds of Herefordshire

Notes on the Birds of Herefordshire

By: Bull, Henry Graves (Compiler)

Price: £42.00

Publisher: Hamilton, Adams & Co [with] Jakeman & Carver: 1888

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 222185

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, pictorial green cloth, lettered gilt, a very good tightly bound copy, inscription from the publisher to front free endpaper tipped in folding article from the Woolhope Club, guarded portrait frontis, marginal pencil markings in an erasable hand, xxx + 274pp View more info