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The Birds of China

By: De Schauensee, Rudolph Mayer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Smithsonioan Inst. Press: 1984

Seller ID: 37205

ISBN: 0-87474-362-1

Condition: Very Good


602 pp. with 48 color plates and 39 lifelike wash drawings depicting typical Chinese birds in their habitats. The volume, intended for use as a field guide as well as a descriptive catalogue, offers an account for each species with emphasis on diagnostic field characters. The volume speaks to the airfauna of China (1,195 species of birds belonging to 88 families). One of the most complete and concise bird books related to China ever produced. A real classic. View more info

The Wind Masters

By: Dunne, Pete

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Houghlin Mifflin Co.: 1995

Seller ID: 23453

Condition: Very Good


The lives of North American birds of prey. 263 pp. with illustrations throughout. Over 30 birds of prey are portrayed in this excellent volume. View more info

Birds of New York (Vol. 1 and 2)

By: Eaton, Elon Howard

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Albany, New York State Museum (Memoir 12), New York State Education Dept.: 1914

Seller ID: 35731

Condition: G+


2 volume set. Part I - Introductory Chapters: Water Birds and Game Birds, 501 pp. complete with 42 full page color plates as well as numerous black and white illustrations throughout. The text plus a section devoted to records of species. Also maps, including a pull out map of Life Zones of New York State. Part II - General Chapters: Land Birds, 719 pp. complete with 64 full page color plates as well as numerous black and white illustrations throughout. Extremely ... View more info

The Birdwatcher's Handbook

By: Ehrlich, Paul R., Et. Al.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford Univ. Press: 1994

Seller ID: 37224

ISBN: 0-19-858407-5

Condition: VG+


A guide to the natural history of the birds of Britain and Europe. 660 pp. which summarize information on each species (516 in total), using symbols for quick reference, and provides detailed subject index and bibliography. Contains 170 short natural history essays and identifies the bird names in English, Latin, French, German, Dutch, Spanish and Swedish. Also tells you at a glance where the nest is, what type of nest it builds, and which partner builds it, how many ... View more info

Useful Birds and Their Protection

By: Forbush, Edward Howe, Illustrated by Author

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mass. State Board of Agriculture, 1913: 1913

Seller ID: 5984

Condition: Fair


Containing description of the more common and useful species of Massachusetts, with accounts of their food habits and a chapter on the means of attracting and protecting birds. 4th edition. 451 pp. with numerous pictures and plates. Ex library with cover in rough condition, but inside is tight and clean. View more info

A Pocket Guide to the Birds of Borneo

By: Francis, Charles M. (Compiled by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Saba Soc.: 2005

Seller ID: 37240

ISBN: 967-99947-0-8

Condition: VG+


123 pp. with numerous plates illustrating hundreds of varieties. Third edition. The volume attempts to comprehensively identify the wide variety of birds located in Borneo. Laminated pictorial cover. View more info

Living Birds of the World

By: Gilliard, E. Thomas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Co. 1958:

Seller ID: 13518


Very Good/G+. Oversized Hardback. 1500 species described. 400 pp. including 400 illustrations, 217 in full color. Minor wear/tear around edges of DJ. View more info

A Bird Finding Guide to Ontario

By: Goodwin, Clive E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Univ. Of Toronto Press: 1995

Seller ID: 37210

ISBN: 0-8020-6904-5

Condition: Very Good


Completely revised and updated. 477 pp. with maps, a systematic list and appendix with the scientfikc names of mammal, reptile and plant species mentioned in the text. Four main sections: General Information on Ontario Birds and Their Status in the Province, The Regional Accounts of the Birds (major body of the text), 3 and 4 contain informatikon for visitors and a systematic list of species. As complete a volume on bird life in Ontario that anyone would ever hope t... View more info

Birding in Venezuela

By: Goodwin, Mary Lou

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sociedad Conservacionista, Audibon De Venezuela: 1994

Seller ID: 37228

ISBN: none

Condition: VG+


Third edition. 121 pp. with map and illustrations throughout. The volume organizes the geographical areas of Venezuela into seven parts and assists the reader in making the most of their birding experiences in Venezuela. Pictorial cover with stiff wraps. View more info

Pocket Guide to the Birds of The Indian Subcontinent

By: Grimmett, Richard, et. Al.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oxford Univ. Press: 1999

Seller ID: 37208

ISBN: 0-19-565155-3

Condition: VG+


384 pp. with 135 color plates, over 1,200 color distribution maps, succinct text faces, color plates for at a glance reference and covers all the species (nearly 1,300) foud in India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and the Maldwer. Laminated pictorial cover. View more info

A Gathering of Shore Birds

By: Hall, Henry Mason

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bramhall House: 1960

Seller ID: 23457

Condition: VG+


Edited by Roland C. Clement. 242 pp. with 95 drawings which give an account of the American shore birds, placing special emphasis on the more familiar and typical species with basic facts about all of them. Some chipping on upper edges of DJ. View more info

Birds of Britain and Europe

By: Hammond, Nicholas and Michael Everett

Price: $10.00

Publisher: A Pan Original: 1980

Seller ID: 33258

Condition: VG+


256 pp. with beautifully illustrated color photographs and fully indexed. The volume contains detailed descriptions of every bird that is found in Britain and Europe, stating identification, voice, habitat, food and breeding habits. Laminated pictorial cover. View more info

Book Number 98

By: Han'guk, Ui Ch'Olsae

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Korea, Daewosa Pub. Co.: 1990

Seller ID: 37239

ISBN: 89-369-0098-6

Condition: As New


132 pp. with beautiful color photographs on every page. Yellow laminated pictorial cover with beautiful color photograph on cover. French sleeves. Vollume is written in Korean. Very scarce. View more info

A Field Guide to the Birds of Galapagos

By: Harris, Michael

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1986

Seller ID: 37214

ISBN: 0-00-219237-3

Condition: VG-


4th edition. 160 pp. with 12 plates and 68 line illustrations by Barry Kent Mackay. Some notes in ink present in text, but not intrusive, and plastic cover shows some dustiness. View more info

The Backyard Bird Watcher

By: Harrison, George H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, 1979:

Seller ID: 15702


Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. The ultimate guide for enjoying wild birds at your back door. 284 pp. with photographs and illustrations throughout. One minor repaired tear on edge of DJ, all else VG+. View more info

Roger Tory Peterson's Dozen Birding Hot Spots

By: Harrison, George H.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1976

Seller ID: 23465

Condition: VG+


A guide to the 12 best locations in North America for amateur bird watching. 288 pp. with black and white as well as color photographs throughout. The reader is taken through a full year's cycle of North American birding and highlights the species one should see in each specific habitat. Green boards with yellow design on cover and lettering on spine. View more info

Birds of Prey of Northeastern North America

By: Hausman, Leon Augustus

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rutgers Univ. Press: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29400

Condition: VG+


Illustrated in pen and ink. 164 pp. with 30 drawingsof birds plus a beautiful color frontispiece by George Miksch Sutton of a red tailed hawk. The author defends the birds of prey as a friend of man and gives interesting points throughout his chapters. He divides his birds of prey into three general classifications: American vultures, American hawks and Owls, and each is described in detail. Minor tearing and rubbing on corners of DJ. View more info

North American Ducks, Geese and Swans

By: Heintzelman, Donald S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Winchester Press, 1978:

Seller ID: 4758


Very Good/G+. A comprehensive description and depiction of all species native or introduced in North America. 236 pp. Some tearing along edges of DJ. View more info

Fifty Common Birds of Farm and Orchard

By: Henshaw, Henry W. (Chief, Bureau of Biological Survey)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: GPO, U. S. Dept. of Agriculture: 1913

Seller ID: 19981

Condition: Very Good


Farmer's Bulletin 513. 31 pp. with color illustrations and extensive descriptions of all fifty birds. An outstanding presentation. View more info

Care of the Wild Feathered and Furred (A Guide to Wildlife Handling and Care)

By: Hickman, Mae and Maxine Guy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Unity Press: 1973

Seller ID: 37218

ISBN: 0-913300-29-2

Condition: VG+


144 pp. A clearly illustrated guide to treating injured, lost and frightened wildlings at home, methods for raising baby birds and animals, splinting broken bones, suturing wounds, treating poisoning, plus much more. View more info