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Hawaii's Beautiful Birds

By: Pratt, H. Douglas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mutual Pub.: 1998

Seller ID: 37255

ISBN: 1-56647-120-6

Condition: As New


Second printing. 64 pp. with the most colorful birds of the island pictured throughout. Oversized laminated pictorial cover with French sleeves. Autograaphed by the photographer - "Happy Birding...Jack Jeffrey". View more info

Seabirds in Southern Waters

By: Prince Philip ( His Royal Highness)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harper & Row, 1962: 1962

Seller ID: 5985

Condition: Very Good


Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 62 pp. with mapped end papers and numerous black and white photographs. View more info

Rails of the World (A Monograph of the Family Rallidae)

By: Ripley, S. Dillon

Price: $125.00

Publisher: M. S. Fehelay Pub. Ltd.: 1977

Seller ID: 36572

ISBN: 0-919880-07-X

Condition: Very Good


Stated first edition in rear of volume. Folio. 406 pp. with 41 paintings by J. Fenwick Landsdowne and a chapter on fossil species by Storrs L. Olson. Also includes 35 black and white illustrations and descriptions of 129 known species along with 17 distribution maps. Chapters deal with the Charactristics of Rails, The Distribution of Rails, Evolution and Speciation, The Species of Rails, Photographs of Rails, A Synopsis of the Fossil Rallidae, Literature C ited, Index to Common Names and Index to Scientific Names. Off white linen cover with red leather spine and gilt lettering on black ba... View more info

The Sun Catchers Hummingburds

By: Sayre, Jeff and April Sayre

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Northwood Wildlife Series: 1996

Seller ID: 27941

Condition: As New


143 pp. with beautiful color photographs throughout. All aspects of hummingbird behavior and daily life are displayed in this volume - flying abilities, mating and raising young, migration, as well as their intricate relationship with flowers and other birds, plus more. Profiles of the 16 hummingbird species that nest in the United States are depicted, plus an entire chapter is devoted to attracting these birds to your porch, patio or garden. View more info

Cavity Nesting Birds of North American Forests

By: Scott, Virgil, et. Al.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Forest Service, U. S. Dept. of Agriculture: 1977

Seller ID: 23497

Condition: Very Good


Agriculture Handbook 511. 112 pp. with beautiful color illustrations by Arthur Singer. Also included are distribution maps and information on habitat, nesting patterns, food and much more on specific birds investigated in this study. View more info

Birds of the Indian Ocean Islands (Madacascar, Mauritius, Reunion, Rodrigues, Seychelles and the Comoros)

By: Sinclair, Ian and Olivier Langrand

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Struik Pub.: 1998

Seller ID: 39183

ISBN: 1-86872-035-7

Condition: As New


184 pp. of which is a superbly illustrated field guide to more than 350 birds of the regions, up to date distribution maps, identification features, preferred habitats, plus much more. Laminated pictorial cover. View more info

New Jersey's Owls

By: Soucy, Len

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Private Printing: 1980

Seller ID: 23491

Condition: Very Good


18 pp. Centers on the 8 species of owls which reside in New Jersey (out of 18 species found in North America). The species discussed and illustrated are the barn owl, great horned owl, screech owl, barred owl, long eared owl, short eared owl, saw whet owl and the snowy owl. On the end page, all 8 are silhouetted. Illustrated cover. View more info

Owls (Their Natural and Unnatural History)

By: Sparks, John and Tony Soper

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Taplinger Pub. Co.: 1970

Seller ID: 23459

Condition: Very Good


206 pp. which are a natural history and informative study of these popular birds, of which there are more than 130 species in the world. Three appendices and bibliography. View more info

North American Birds of Prey

By: Sprunt, Alexander Jr.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The National Audubon Soc. And Harper and Bros.: 1955

Seller ID: 23467

Condition: Very Good


Stated first edition. 227 pp. with appendix and illustrated with 46 plates in full color and four pages of identification silhouettes. Chapters on vultures, kites, accipiters, buteos, eagles, owls and many others. Minor rubbing on DJ. View more info

Pelagic Birds of Monterey Bay, California

By: Stallcup, Richard W.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Western Birds: 1976

Seller ID: 37206

Condition: As New


Vol. 7, Number 4. pp. 113 - 136 with photographs throughout. Identification of those species of birds identified while present at Monterey Bay, with feature identifications, time of year located in the bay. More than three dozen varieties are described in t his pamphlet. Lamnated red softcover with black lettering. Scarce. View more info

Birds of Maryland and the District of Columbia

By: Stewart, Robert E. And Chandler S. Robbins

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U. S. Government Printing Off.: 1958

Seller ID: 37233

Condition: Very Good


North American Fauna - No. 62. 401 pp. with numerous maps throughout. The purpose of this volume is to describe the birdlife of an important segmant of the eastern United States in terms of its geographical, ecological and seasonal distribution in each of the natural or biotic regions that extend into Maryland and the District of Columbia. Oversized. View more info

How to Spot an Owl

By: Sutton, Patricia and Clay

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Chapters Pub.: 1994

Seller ID: 38447

ISBN: 1-881527-36-0

Condition: As New


144 pp. with numerous color photographs throughout. This husband and wife team with decades of experience as professional naturalists and authors, have created a lavish, full color spotter's guide which greatly assists the amateur enthusiast. the authors give a thorough description of owls, their habitat, range, diet, breeding and nesting habits, and provide clear step by step advikce to help the reader find the most common owls in their area. Also included is a complete species by species rundown of the owls of North America. Laminated pictorial cover. Scarce title. Signed by both auth... View more info

The Life of Birds

By: Weltz, Joel Carl

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, 1963:

Seller ID: 8958


Very Good/Very Good. Oversized Hardback. A comprehenesive survey of all that is known about birds. First Borzor edition. 546 pp. with 90 photographs, 129 line drawings and a total of 90 maps, charts and diagrams.Very minor wearing along edges of DJ. View more info

Song and Garden Birds of North America

By: Wetmore, Alexander

Price: $30.00

Publisher: National Geographic Soc. 1964:

Seller ID: 7206


Very Good/Very Good. 399 pp. with 327 species portrayed in color and fully described and also includes 6 records of bird songs in rear of book. Slight tear at upper spine of DJ. View more info

Finding Birds in the National Capital Area

By: Wilds, Claudia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Smithsonian Inst. Press: 1992

Seller ID: 37922

ISBN: 1-56098-175-X

Condition: As New


Revised second edition. 263 pp. withmaps throughout. A complete guide to birdwatching in the Washington D. C. area, from the Delmarva Peninsula to the mountains of western Maryland and Virginia. Also includes directions to and descriptions of local bird habitats as well as descriptions of those species in the area. Laminated pictorial cover. View more info

Birds of India (Nepal, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Srilanka)

By: Woodcock, Martin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harpercollins: 1980

Seller ID: 37225

ISBN: 0-00-219712-X

Condition: Very Good


176 pp. which cover 545 species with both color and black and white illustrations. A very comprehensive text. Laminated pictorial cover. View more info

Raptor Watch

By: Zalles, Jorje I. And Keith L. Bildstein (Compiled and Edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Birdlife International: 2000

Seller ID: 37213

ISBN: 0946888-38-8

Condition: As New


A global directory of raptor migration sites. Birdlife Coservation Series No. 9, Hawk Mountain Sanctuary. 419 pp. the volume is one of a series of volumes which supply up to date and authoritative information on the status of birds and their habitats throughout the world, the problems which affect them and the latest development in conservation research and management. Laminated pictorial hardcover. Signed presentation copy to prior owner, Cliff Jones, an internationallyh renowned birder. View more info