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1 Able, Kenneth P. (Edited by) Gatherings of Angels (Migrating Birds and Their Ecology)
Comstock Pub. Assoc. (Div. of Cornell Univ. Press) 1999 0-8014-3362-2 / 9780801433627 Hard Cover As New As New 
First printing. 193 pp. with color photographs throughout. The volume focuses on different species or groups of birds and the localities essential to their survival. Also discussed is the timing of migrant travel, the routes followed and the concentration of birds in stopover locations which must be preserved if the birds are to have secure resting spots with fresh water and ample food. 
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2 Allen, Arthur A. The Golden Plover and Other Birds
Comstock Pub. Co. 1939 As New George M. Sutton 
324 pp. with seven color plates and 240 photographs of birds in nature. American Bird Biographies (Second Series). A series of stories with autobiographical material of each bird identified. An excellent volume dedicated to birds of all types and one that should be on a bird lovers shelf. Green boards with gilt lettering on cover and red lettering on spine. 
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3 Alsop, Fred J. III All About North Carolina Birds
Sweet Water Press 1997 1-58173-210-4 / 9781581732108 Soft Cover VG+ 
Second printing. A complete guide to attracting, identifying and photographing North Carolina birds. 201 pp. of the only birding guide dedicated to meeting all the needs of the North Carolina birdwatcher (or every age and experience level). Color photographs throughout with information on size, color, voice, range, habitat, food habits and much more. Laminated pictorial horizontal softcover. 
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4 Arbib, Robert, Lois H. Heilbrun and the Regional Christmas Bird Count Editors of American Birds American Birds (Incorporating Audubon Field Notes)
National Audubon Soc. In Collaboration with the U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service 1973 Very Good Softcover 
April, Vol. 27, No. 2, pp. 135 - 558. Volume includes the Christmas bird counts and summaries of all time highest counts of individuals in Canada and the U. S., plus much more. 
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5 Arbib, Robert, Lois H. Heilbrun and the Regional Christmas Bird Count Editors of American Birds American Birds (Incorporating Audubon Field Notes)
National Audubon Soc. In Collaboration with the U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service 1974 Very Good Softcover 
April, Vol. 28, No. 2, pp. 145 - 584. Volume includes the Christmas bird counts and summaries of all time highest counts of individuals in Canada and the U. S., plus much more. 
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6 Arbib, Robert, Lois H. Heilbrun and the Regional Christmas Bird Count Editors of American Birds American Birds (Incorporating Audubon Field Notes)
National Audubon Soc. In Collaboration with the U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service 1975 Very Good Softcover 
April, Vol. 29, No. 2, pp. 151 - 638. Volume includes the Christmas bird counts and summaries of all time highest counts of individuals in Canada and the U. S., plus much more. 
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7 Audubon, John J. Audubon's Birds of America
Thunder Bay Press 1994 1-57145-012-2 / 9781571450128 Hard Cover As New As New 
The Royal Octavo Edition. 500 plaates. This volume contains 65 more plates than the double elephant folio. A truly beautiful book. Scarce title. 
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8 Austin, Elisabeth S. Birds that Stopped Flying
Random House 1969 Very Good Very Good 
82 pp. with photographs throughout and intriguing stories of why 49 birds stopped flying and how they managed to survive without flight. Two minor repaired tears on top rear of DJ. 
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9 Bechler, Bruce M., Et. Al. Birds of New Guinea
Princeton Univ. Press 1986 0-691-02394-8 / 9780691023946 Soft Cover Very Good Dale Zimmerman and James Coe 
295 pp. which treat all of the more than 700 species of birds recorded from the region, illustrations (more than 600 of them in 47 fine color plates and light black and white half tone plates). The text contains species accounts, treating identification, distribution, ecology, vocalizations and behavior, plus much more. Oversized lamonated pictorial softcover. Former owner's name in upper right corner of fore edge page. Extremely scarce volume. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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10 Bent, Arthur Cleveland Life Histories of North American Birds of Prey
Dover Pub. 1961 VG+ 2 Volume Set 
Volumes I and II. Volume I, 409 pp. with numerous photographs - Volume II, 482 pp. with numerous photographs. Ex library editions. Red boards with black lettering on cover and spine. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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11 Blanchan Neltje Birds That Hunt and Are Hunted (Life Histories of 170 Birds of Prey, Game Birds and Water Fowls)
Doubleday & McClure Co. 1898 Hard Cover Very Good 
357 pp. including 48 colored plates. Divided innto four sections: Part 1, Water Birds - Part 2, Wading Birds - Part 3, Gallinaceous Game Birds - Part 4, Birds of Prey. Green boards with white lettering on cover and spine. Scarce title. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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12 Bowman, Timothy D. Field Guide to Bird Nests and Eggs of Alaska's Coastal Tundra
Alaskan Sea Grant College Program 2004 1-56612-085-3 / 9781566120852 Soft Cover VG++ 
81 pp. with more than 450 photographs of birds, nests and nesting habitat, eggs, feathers and wings of more than 70 species. this easy to use book provides an efficient way to identify nests and eggs of birds on Alaska's coastal tundra. A valuable book resource for biologists and naturalists as well as avid birders. Heavy duty laminated pictorial cover (made waterproof) with metal binder on spine. 
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13 Brazil, Mark Finding Birds in Japan: Honshu
Terytaka Shimizu 1985 Soft Cover Very Good 
118 pp. which identify bird watching sites around the Honshu area and includes maps to assist the birder. Red cloth cover with bird on cover. Pamphlet format. 
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14 Brazil, Mark Finding Birds in Japan: The Tokyo Area
Terytaka Shimizu 1984 Soft Cover Very Good 
35 pp. which identify bird watching sites in the Tokyo area and includes maps to assist the birder. Green cloth cover with birds on cover. Pamphlet format. 
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15 Brett, James J. The Mountain and the Migration (A Guide to Hawk Mountain)
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary Assoc. 1986 none Soft Cover VG+ 
Stated first edition/first printing. 111 pp. with maps, pictures and illustrations throughout. It is a guide which introduces the reader to the historical and cultural background of the mountain, discusses its indigenous plants and animals and treats, in depth, the yearly autumn migration of tens of thousands of birds of prey for which it is known. Laminated pictorial cover. Inscribed by author. 
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16 Brooks, E. W. The Development of Color in Budgerigars
All Pets Books 1955 VG+ 
48 pp. regarding the rare birds and their coloring patterns. Blue boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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17 Burrows, Roger A Birdwatcher's Guide to Atlantic Canada (Volume 1)
1981 Soft Cover Very Good 
175 pp. which cover the Offshore Islands, Pelagic Ferries, Newfoundland and Labrador. The volume endeavors to meet the need of birdwatcherd and birders who travel this area each year and need an easy to use reference to bird sites. An extremely informational volume. Laminated pictorial cover. 
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18 Chapman, Frank M. Bird Life
D. Appleton and Co. 1931 1931 Hard Cover Very Good 
Very Good. A guide to the study of our common birds. 197 pp. with 75 full page colored plates after drawings by Ernest Thompson Seton plus 88 pp. of appendix for the use of teachers. Ex library but very tight and clean copy. Scarce. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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19 Chartier, Bonnie A Birder's Guide to Churchill
American Birding Assoc. 1994 1-878788-07-8 / 9781878788078 Soft Cover Very Good 
Third edition. 132 pp. with 15 accurate maps to help guide the birder. Details on the "specialty birds" and bar graphs for the regular birds facilitate the understanding of the birds of t he region in Manitoba. Birds such as Pacific loon, Rough Legged hawk, Ross's gull, Arctic tern, Harris's sparrow and many others are studied in this volume. Laminated pictorial cover with fold out map as partt of the rear cover. Scarce title. Former owner's name/address is present on upper corner of fore edge page. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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20 Christies Fine Prints from Audubon's Birds of America
Christies 2001 none Soft Cover As New 
Thursday, 18 January 2001. 120 pp. with 160 plates with estimated sales prices. Laminated pictorial cover. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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