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Image for Proceedings of the Scientific Meetings of the Zoological Society of London for the Year 1866. Part I, II, III, January-December

Proceedings of the Scientific Meetings of the Zoological Society of London for the Year 1866. Part I, II, III, January-December

By: N/A

Price: $850.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer for the Zoological Society of London: 1866

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036100

Condition: Good


645 pages, plus 46 plates of which 41 are colored. Collated and complete in three parts, each in original paper wrap covers. Text leaves remain un-opened. Covers are smudged and a little soiled, with wear at spine ends. Scattered mostly light smudges and a few moisture wrinkles. Contents are generally clean and intact. View more info

Image for Proceedings of the Scientific Meetings of the Zoological Society of London for the Year 1878. Part III. Containing Papers Read in May and June. October 1st, 1878

Proceedings of the Scientific Meetings of the Zoological Society of London for the Year 1878. Part III. Containing Papers Read in May and June. October 1st, 1878

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer: 1878

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036112

Condition: Good


Pp 441-740, plus 14 un-colored plates. Original blue paper wrap covers are chipped and worn over spine and a little along edges. Volume remains tight and clean. View more info

Image for John Gould's Birds

John Gould's Birds

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, A & W Publishers, Inc.: 1981

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 036871

ISBN: 0894790889

Condition: Near Fine


239 pages. Volume shows slight crease at heel. Otherwise Fine. Dust jacket shows scattered wrinkles and light wear on edges. Jacket is otherwise bright and clean, and is now in a clear protective sleeve. Due to size and weight, additional charges will apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

Image for Gould's Exotic Birds (The Victoria and Albert Natural History Illustrators series)

Gould's Exotic Birds (The Victoria and Albert Natural History Illustrators series)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams Inc:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037065

ISBN: 081091029.2

Condition: Near Fine


Copyright is 1987. 63 pages, plus plates. Upper corners are very slightly bumped. Otherwise a tight, bright, and very clean copy. View more info

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The Folios of John Gould

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Bernard Quaritch LTD:

Seller ID: 037074

Condition: Very Good


No date of publication, though circa 1980s. Saddle stapled with one folding plate. Color illustrations throughout. Inked notation at lower inside corner of first page with a little offsetting to inside of front cover. Otherwise Fine. View more info

Image for Catalogo Ilustrado Das aves De Portugal Por D. Carlos De Braganca, Suplemento

Catalogo Ilustrado Das aves De Portugal Por D. Carlos De Braganca, Suplemento

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lisboa, Imprensa Nacional-Casa Da Moeda: 1985

Seller ID: 037087

Condition: Very Good


Short text and 53 color plates. Covers are rubbed and lightly smudged. Volume remains tight and contents are bright and clean. View more info

Image for Monographie Du Paon Congolais Afropavo Congensis Chapin [Bulletins de La Societe Royale De Zoologie D'Anvers, No. 26]

Monographie Du Paon Congolais Afropavo Congensis Chapin [Bulletins de La Societe Royale De Zoologie D'Anvers, No. 26]

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Anvers, La Societe Royale De Zoologie: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037119

Condition: Good+


98 pages soft bound. Covers are a little rubbed and soiled. Corners are lightly bumped. View more info

Image for The Wonders of Geyserland:  Yellowstone National Park, Nature's Curiosity Shop

The Wonders of Geyserland: Yellowstone National Park, Nature's Curiosity Shop

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Denver, H. H. Tammen Company:

Seller ID: 037383

Condition: Fair


One leaf text, followed by 16 plates tipped on to black paper leaves. Original string ties are missing, and block of plates is separated from covers. General wear around edges of cover. Title page with a few edge tears. Black paper leaves with a few tears, though all plates remain in fine condition. View more info

Image for Curiosities and Wonders of Nature, Science and Art; or The Intellectual Observer

Curiosities and Wonders of Nature, Science and Art; or The Intellectual Observer

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Groombridge & Sons:

Seller ID: 037417

Condition: Good


No date of publication, though circa 1870. 491 [1] pages, plus plates. There is an inked presentation with the date of 1873 on the front paste down. Gold and black stamped decoration and lettering. All edges of text are gilded. There is a little wear at spine ends, and a one inch closed tear from crown. Top hinge is cracked and slightly loosened. Title page and frontispiece are partially loosened from binding. View more info

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Breeding Biology of the Adelie Penguin

By: Ainley, David G., Robert E. LeResche, and William J. L. Sladen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Seller ID: 037182

ISBN: 0520048385

Condition: Fine


240 pages. Dust jacket is now in a clear Brodart protective sleeve. View more info

Image for The Atlas of Quails

The Atlas of Quails

By: Alderton, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Neptune City, NJ, T.F.H. Publications:

Seller ID: 037122

ISBN: 086622145X

Condition: Very Good+


Copyright is 1992. 144 pages. There are a couple of shallow indentions and a crease in the top cover near lower outside corner. Otherwise Fine. Due to weight, additional charges will apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

Image for The American Bisons, Living and Extinct (Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Vol. IV. No. 10)

The American Bisons, Living and Extinct (Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Vol. IV. No. 10)

By: Allen, J. [Joel] A.

Price: $7,500.00

Publisher: Cambridge, University Press (Welch, Bigelow, & Co.,): 1876

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030499

Condition: Good+


246 pages, plus large folding map, plus 12 plates, six of which fold out. Contemporary half leather binding, with gilt lettering on spine and marbled paper over boards. Original paper wrap covers are retained. Storm/Graff #42 describes this as "The first important work on the American Bison" and Howes #149 reports this as mildly rare. WorldCat (at the time of this writing in 2018) shows only five copies worldwide, and no auction listings since 1971. Binding shows rubbing along edges, and light wear at covers and ends. Book plates on front end leaves. Original paper covers show sl... View more info

Image for Wildlife and Wildlife Habitat of American Samoa, I; Environment and Ecology, II: Accounts of Flora and Fauna (two volumes)

Wildlife and Wildlife Habitat of American Samoa, I; Environment and Ecology, II: Accounts of Flora and Fauna (two volumes)

By: Amerson, A. Binion Jr., W. Arthur Whistler, and Terry D. Schwaner

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U.S. Department of the Interior: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036397

Condition: Good+


Each volume is inscribed and signed by the first author, Binion Amerson. General light wear, with some paper loss at the head of each volume. Otherwise tight and generally clean. View more info

Image for The Indigenous Land Mammals of Porto Rico, Living and Extinct  (Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History.  New Series, Volume II, Part II)

The Indigenous Land Mammals of Porto Rico, Living and Extinct (Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History. New Series, Volume II, Part II)

By: Anthony, H. E.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: N/P, American Museum of Natural History: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032163

Condition: Near Fine


pp: 331 - 435, plus plates 55 - 75. Bound in modern textured brown cloth with gold lettering. Lacking original paper wrap covers. Tight, attractive, and very clean copy. View more info

Image for Guide to the Birds of Samoa

Guide to the Birds of Samoa

By: Ashmole, Myrtle J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Honolulu, Hawaii, Pacific Scientific Information Center, Bernice P. Bishop Museum: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036285

Condition: Good


21 pages, saddle stapled. Back cover is a little chipped along fore edge. Corners are lightly bumped. Edges are a little darkened. View more info

Image for Mission Guy Babault Dans Les Provinces Centrales De L'Inde Dans La Region Occidentale De L'Himalaya et Ceylan, 1914:  Resultats Scientifiques Oiseaux

Mission Guy Babault Dans Les Provinces Centrales De L'Inde Dans La Region Occidentale De L'Himalaya et Ceylan, 1914: Resultats Scientifiques Oiseaux

By: Babault, G [Guy]

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Paris, 1920

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By the Author

Seller ID: 036135

Condition: Fair


342 pages, plus six plates, of which five are colored, and two folding maps. Presentation copy, inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. Original brown paper wrap covers. Text block is broke near center. Paper wrap covers are heavily chipped over spine and show general lesser wear along edges. Page 5/6 and proceeding black and white photo plate show a one inch tear. Suitable as a binding copy. View more info

Image for The Watercolours and Drawings of Thomas Bewick and His Workshop Apprentices (Two Volumes)

The Watercolours and Drawings of Thomas Bewick and His Workshop Apprentices (Two Volumes)

By: Bain, Iain (Introduced and with Editorial Notes by)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, The MIT Press: 1981

Seller ID: 036927

ISBN: 0262021692

Condition: Near Fine


Two volumes housed in original slipcase. Volume two shows a very slight vertical crease affecting the first twenty leaves. Both volumes are otherwise Fine. Slipcase with library markings. Due to weight, additional charges will apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

Image for Warblers of Europe, Asia and North Africa

Warblers of Europe, Asia and North Africa

By: Baker, Kevin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Seller ID: 037101

ISBN: 0691-011690

Condition: Fine


400 pages. A bright, crisp, and clean copy with the dust jacket showing only a few very slight edge creases. Jacket is now in a clear Brodart protective sleeve. Due to weight, additional charges may apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

Image for Birds of the Maltese Archipelago

Birds of the Maltese Archipelago

By: Bannerman, David A. And Joseph A. Vella-Gaffiero (Foreword By Dom Mintoff)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Valletta, Museums Department: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037070

Condition: Near Fine


550 pages, plus folding map at rear. Slightly bumped corners, and some signs of erased penciled marks on edges of title page. Otherwise bright, solid, and clean. Dust jacket remains bright and clean, though shows a little light wear on edges. Jacket is now in a clear protective sleeve. Due to weight, additional charges may apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

Image for The Birds of the Balearics

The Birds of the Balearics

By: Bannerman, David A. And W. Mary Bannerman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Croom Helm:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037090

ISBN: 070990679X

Condition: Fine


Copyright is 1983. 230 pages. Dust jacket is now in a clear Brodart protective sleeve. View more info