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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

The Birds of Tropical West Africa, with Special Reference to Those of the Gambia, Sierra Leone, the Gold Coast and Nigeria (Eight Volumes)

By: Bannerman, David Armitage

Price: $400.00

Publisher: London, The Crown Agents for the Colonies:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032917

Condition: Fair


Complete in eight volumes published from 1930 to 1951. Condition varies, though volumes II, III, IV, and VII show broken top hinges (internal). Text blocks remains tight and well attached to covers. Other four volumes are fairly tight. Scattered, mostly light, foxing, and some scattered light soiling. Light moisture stains on the very edges of a few leaves. Book plates on front paste down of most volumes. General light wear. Plates are good and contents are generally clean and intact. Due to size and weight of this set, extra charges will apply for Priority and/or International shippi... View more info

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Guinea Fowl of the World

By: Belshaw, R. H. Hastings

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Liss, Hampshire, Nimrod Book Services: 1985

Seller ID: 037108

ISBN: 0947647201

Condition: Near Fine


192 pages. Slight age toning along upper edge of volume. Otherwise Fine. Jacket shows slight creases scattered on edges. Dust jacket is otherwise bright and clean, and is now in a clear Brodart protective sleeve. View more info

Image for Natural History of the Plate-Billed Mountain Toucan Andigena Laminirostris in Colombia

Natural History of the Plate-Billed Mountain Toucan Andigena Laminirostris in Colombia

By: Beltran, Jose William (English Translation By Alida Madero-Enkerlin)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, Center For the Study of Tropical Birds, Inc.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036827

Condition: Fine


91 pages, soft bound. View more info

Life Histories of North American Birds from the Parrots to the Grackles with Special Reference to Their Breeding Habits and Eggs

By: Bendire, Charles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1895

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032694

Condition: Good


508 pages, plus seven color lithograph plates. Pebbled leather over spine and corners, with no lettering. Burgundy cloth over boards is curled on edges and a little worn. Top hinge is broke, though volume remains tight. Blank front free end page shows inked name, tears, and creases. Contents are otherwise clean and intact. Due to size and weight, extra charges will apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

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Sallsynta Faglar: Forsta Samlingen

By: Berg, Bengt

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Stockholm, P. A. Norstedt & Soner:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Association Copy, Inscribed By the Author

Seller ID: 037086

Condition: Good


Copyright is 1916. 145 pages, plus plates. Presentation copy with inscription from the author to Dr. Frank Chapman (American ornithologist, 1864-1945). Chapman's ink stamped name is seen on the front paste down. General light wear. Volume remains tight and is fairly clean. Due to weight, additional charges will apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

Image for Eastern Persia:  An Account of the Journeys of the Persian Boundary Commission, 1870 - 71 - 72.  Vol. II:  The Zoology and Geology (Volume II ONLY of Two Volume Set)

Eastern Persia: An Account of the Journeys of the Persian Boundary Commission, 1870 - 71 - 72. Vol. II: The Zoology and Geology (Volume II ONLY of Two Volume Set)

By: Blanford, W. T.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1876

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037841

Condition: Poor+


516 pages, indexed, plus folding map and 27 (of 28) plates of which the first 17 are hand-colored images after Keulemans. Plate number XIV [Nectarinia (Arachnechthra) Brevirostris] opposite page 220 is lacking. A few leaves of text with open corner tears and scattered closed tears. A couple plates with closed tears. Scattered light to marginal foxing. Text block is separated between pages viii and 1. Green cloth covers are rubbed along edges and show wear over spine ends. View more info

Image for Bird Hazards to Aircraft: Problems and Prevention of Bird/Aircraft Collisions

Bird Hazards to Aircraft: Problems and Prevention of Bird/Aircraft Collisions

By: Blokpoel, H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited:

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Seller ID: 036402

ISBN: 0772010862

Condition: Fine


Copyright is 1976. 235 pages. Price clipped dust jacket is rubbed and shows a little wear over spine ends. Jacket remains clean and is now in a clear protective sleeve. View more info

Image for The Robins & Flycatchers of Australia

The Robins & Flycatchers of Australia

By: Boles, Walter E.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: North Ryde, NSW, Angus & Robertson: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036850

ISBN: 0207154007

Condition: Fine


508 pages. Very light edge wrinkles. Dust just is otherwise Fine and is now in a clear protective sleeve. Due to weight, additional charges will apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info