Life Histories of North American Birds. With Special Reference to their Breeding Habits and Eggs. With Twelve Lithographic Plates

Charles Bendire / GPO 1892
first edition; small folio, viii, 446 pp., 12 color egg plates; contemporary quarter leather & cloth covered boards, binding very worn, hand stamp to the title page, occasional light foxing to the margins of the plates, otherwise internally clean & tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: natural history birds eggs ornithology bzx

Item #: 1162258

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Birds of Isla Grande (Tierra Del Fuego): Preliminary Smithsonian Manual

Humphrey, Philip S.; Et al, Schroeder, Jack R. / Smithsonian institution/U. Kansas Museum of Natural History 1970
411 pp., Paperback, ex library, else text and binding clean and tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: sbk ornithology

Item #: 1160752

$10.00

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The Birds of California. Booklovers' Edition. Volumes 2, 3, 4

William Leon Dawson / South Moulton Company 1923
vols. 2-4; original illustrated embossed green cloth, minor library markings, corners worn, else internally clean & tight. Volumes Included: 3

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology birds bxz

Item #: 1160030

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Guide to the Birds of Madagascar

Langrand, Mr. Olivier, Bretagnolle, Mr. Vincent, Daniels, Willem, Prince Philip, H. R. H. / New Haven: Yale University Press 1990
363 pp. + color plates, Hardcover, minor library markings, text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0300043104
Subject/Keywords: jzr ornithology geography

Item #: 1156437

$5.75

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The Game Girds of India, Burmah, and Ceylon. Volume II

A. O. Hume & C. H. T. Marshall / Calcutta: A. O. Hume & C. H. T. Marshall 1880
vol. 2 only; ii, 264 pp., 44 color chromolithograph plates; original gilt stamped green cloth (hardcover), ex library, else text and plates are clean and the binding is tight; Calcutta: A. O. Hume & C. H. T. Marshall, 1880. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: birds ornithology bxz

Item #: 1156860

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The Game Girds of India, Burmah, and Ceylon. Volume III

A. O. Hume & C. H. T. Marshall / Calcutta: A. O. Hume & C. H. T. Marshall 1881
vol. 3 only; ii, 438 pp., 55 chromolithograph color plates; original gilt stamped green cloth (hardcover), ex library, else text and plates are clean and the binding is tight; Calcutta: A. O. Hume & C. H. T. Marshall, 1881. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: birds ornithology bxz

Item #: 1156861

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Les Oiseaux de l'Indochine francaise. Tome I, II, IV. Exposition Coloniale Internationale Paris 1931

J. Delacour & P. Jabouille / Paris 1931
vols. 1, 2, & 4; lvi, 279, xlvi + 339, lxi + 296, lxvi pp., numerous full color plates; original printed paper wrappers, the first volume lacks the spine covering, the fourth is chipped and tattered, minor library markings, however all are internally clean with bright and colorful plates. Volumes Included: 3

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: birds ornithology color plates bxz

Item #: 1156865

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The Gallinaceous Game Birds of North America. With forty-six plates. Second edition

Daniel Giraud Elliot / NY: Francis P. Harper 1897
2nd edition; 220 pp., frontis., plates, color chart at the back; original beige cloth, binding soiled, book plate to the front paste down, however internally clean and tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: birds ornithology sam19

Item #: 1147854

$28.85

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Histoire naturelle: Livre X. Texte Etabli, Traduit et Commente par E. de Saint Denis (Des Animaux ailes). (Collection des Universites de France Serie Latine)

PLINE L'ANCIEN. / Paris: Societe d'Edition "Les Belles Lettres" 1961
this is the 1961 printing, paperback, original Latin text & French translation on facing pages, minor library markings, text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 2251011609
Subject/Keywords: natural history ornithology birds ojj

Item #: 1140960

$17.97

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Odontornithes: A Monograph on the Extinct Toothed Birds of North America, with thirty-four plates and forty woodcuts. Report of the Geological Exploration of the Fortieth Parallel Volume VII

Marsh, Othniel Charles / Washington: GPO 1880
xv, 201 pp., 34 plates, some of which are folding; original gilt & blind stamped decorated green cloth (hardcover), worming to bottom and fore edge margins of six leaves, text and plates unaffected, book plate and hand stamp to the front paste down, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: geology paleontology ornithology geography bwn

Item #: 1135729

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$153.55

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The Faculties of Birds. The Library of Entertaining Knowledge

Anon. / London: Charles Knight 1835
xvi, 338 pp., 12mo, well illustrated, mostly unopened, personal bookplate, original cloth (hardcovers), front hinge partly split, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: natural history ornithology jcm

Item #: 1132222

$13.00

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A Monograph of the Genus Casuarius (with) On the Morphology and Phylogeny of the Palaeognathae (Ratitae and Crypturi) and Neognathae (Carinatae).

Walter Rothschild / London: Zoological Society of London 1900
large quarto, pp. 109-290, 18 chromolithographic color bird plates, 7 other plates; rebound in modern red buckram, old hand stamp to a front blank and the head of the first page of text, one page with closed tear at top edge, repaired with tape, else very good with the plates clean and bright. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: birds ornithology bzx

Item #: 1109057

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A Monograph of the Lories, or Brush-Tongued Parrots: Composing the family Loriidae

Mivart, St. George Jackson / London: R. H. Porter 1896
first edition, small folio, liii, 193 pp., 61 color chromolithographic plates after and by Keulemans, 4 lithographed color maps; original gilt stamped brown cloth, binding worn at the extremities, however internally clean and tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology birds parrots bzx

Item #: 1109056

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Argentine Ornithology. A descriptive catalogue of the birds of the Argentine Republic

P. L. Sclater & W. H. Hudson / London: R.H. Porter 1888
first edition; 2 vols., xxiv, 208 xv, 251 pp., 20 color plates; original printed boards, now lacking the spine coverings with the remaining boards worn, however internally clean and tight; in need or rebacking at the least. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology birds bzx

Item #: 1109055

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Birds of the Olympic Peninsula: A scientific and popular description of 261 species of birds recorded on the Olympic Peninsula, either as resident, Summer resident of in migration, together with description of their nests and eggs

Kitchin, Edward Alexander / Olympic Stationers 1949
262 pp., HARDCOVER, previous owner's name to front free endpaper else very good in a poor dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: hlp ornithology

Item #: 1098749

$28.42

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Manual of Neotropical Birds, Volume 1, spheniscidae (penguins) to laridae (gulls and allies)

Emmet R Blake / University Of Chicago Press 1977
674 pp., Hardcover, very good in a worn dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0226056414
Subject/Keywords: birds ornithology hlp

Item #: 1098565

$9.85

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Birds of the West Indies. An account with full descriptions of all the birds known to occur or to have occurred on the West Indian islands

James Bond / The Academy of natural sciences of Philadelphia 1936
first edition, first printing; 456 pp., original gray cloth (hardcover), ex library, else text clean & binding tight; written by Ian Fleming's fictional British spy's namesake. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology birds hlp

Item #: 1098547

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$432.65

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The birds of Florida: A popular and scientific account of the 425 species and subspecies of birds that are now, and that have been found within the ... reference to their relation to agriculture,

Bailey, Harold Harris / Privately published for the author by William & Wilkins 1925
of an unstated limitation; 146 pp., color plates, folding map; original brown cloth (hardcover), binding rubbed, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology florida hlp

Item #: 1098546

$29.80

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Ornamental Pheasant Society of America. Organized January 8th, 1936

Philip M. Plant, C. L. Sibley, William Beebe, Frank Buck, et al. / Wallingford: Ornamental Pheasant Society of America 1936
41, [8] (ads) pp., plates; original illustrated paper wrappers, covers darkened, else good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology birds bzc

Item #: 1088492

$24.78

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Our Native Birds of Song and Beauty. Volume II

Henry Nehrling / Milwaukee: George Brumder 1896
small folio, 452 pp., 18 color plates; original decorated full leather, a.e.g., binding very worn and now lacking the spine covering, however internally clean and tight; naturalist William Beebe's copy, with his book plate to the front paste down. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ornithology birds bzc

Item #: 1088489

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$98.74

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