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Good Cypress Bungalows for Good Birds
1 Good Cypress Bungalows for Good Birds
Jacksonville, FL Southern Cypress Manufacturers Association, 1935 Softcover Good No Dust Jacket Softcover 12mo 7" - 7 
Large folding sheet of plans in rear of book, present but torn loose from inside rear cover, leaving a corner attached to the cover. Front cover has minor tag removal evidence at top, bottom outside corner of front cover creased with correspopnding page corners a little curled up, dark sooty stains at top margins of front and back endpapers and on top edge of page block. Otherwise square, tightly bound, unfaded, and clean. Interesting publication by a company that ordinarily sold plans for bungalows for people. In protective clear plastic bag. 40 pp. + plans. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Ornithology Books in the Library of Trinity College--Hartford, including the Library of Ostrom Enders, Supplement
2 Ornithology Books in the Library of Trinity College--Hartford, including the Library of Ostrom Enders, Supplement
Hartford, Connecticut Trinity College, 1991 Soft Cover Very Good Soft Cover 12mo 7" - 7 
Published privately by Trinity College, printed by Stinehour Press, this Supplement is tightly bound and internally clean, slight dusty soiling to covers, but otherwise Very Good. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 7.20 USD
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Ornithology Books in the Library of Trinity College, Hartford, including the library of Ostrom Enders, Breite, Viola and Karen B. Clarke
3 Breite, Viola and Karen B. Clarke Ornithology Books in the Library of Trinity College, Hartford, including the library of Ostrom Enders
Hartford, Connecticut Watkinson Library at Trinity College, 1983 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Very Good Hard Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
A clean, tight copy with no markings in the text and minimal wear to the boards. Cream-colored dust wrappers, slight dusting and smudging, especially on rear cover, but fully intact and with no tears. Slight edge-wear to dust wrapper. Spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear. Portrait of Enders at frontis-piece opposite title page. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 17.20 USD
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4 de Schauensee, Rodolphe Meyer A Guide to The Birds of South America
Wynnewood, Pennsylvania Livingston Publishing Company, 1970 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and only minimal wear to covers and tips. Ding to upper spine, puncturing dust jacket, bruising the spine, else about Near Fine on both counts. Medium blue cloth covers with sharp and distinct gilt lettering to cover and spine. Dust jacket fully intact, still bright and shiny, protected by Kapco sleeve, and showing only very minor shelf- and edge-wear. Complete with index, maps on endpages, tons of black-and-white line drawings, color plates galore. Text includes descriptions of the 2924 species inhabiting South America with distinguishing characters, range and habitat. Laid in is a 3-page insert, "Further Addenda and Corrigneda." Illustrated by Earl Poole, John Quinn and George Sutton. xvi + 470 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Management of Western Forests and Grasslands For Nongame Birds, Workshop Proceedings, Degraff, Richard; Nancy G. Tilghman
5 Degraff, Richard; Nancy G. Tilghman Management of Western Forests and Grasslands For Nongame Birds, Workshop Proceedings
Ogden, Utah U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, 1980 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Soft Cover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Nice, clean, oversized copy (postage will be extra for both domestic and international orders) of this U.S. Department of Agriculture volume devoted to the proceedings of a 1980 conference. Includes a variety of articles and authors on birds in forest and range ecosystems, bird habitat management, specialized habitat needs, and much more. Oversize. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 10.20 USD
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6 Falla, Molly A Sketchbook of New Zealand Birds
Wellington, New Zealand A.H. & A.W. Reed, 1972 Fourth Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Hard Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Lovely copy of this old classic, the fourth impression thereof. Beautifully illustrated by the author throughout, unpaginated. Tips unbruised, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, paste-downs neat and tidy, and not ex-library; neither highlighting nor underlining. Slight scuffing to dust jacket extremities, but fully intact. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 6.40 USD
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A Birdwatchers' Guide to Southern Spain and Gibraltar, Finlayson, Clive
7 Finlayson, Clive A Birdwatchers' Guide to Southern Spain and Gibraltar
Great Britain Prion Books, 1993 Soft Cover Very Good Soft Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive trade paperback copy. Beautifully illustrated in black-and-white, a loving and helpful guide to birds and birding sites in Gibraltar and Southern Spain. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Rare Birds Yearbook 2008, Hirschfeld, Erik
8 Hirschfeld, Erik Rare Birds Yearbook 2008
England Magdig Media Limited, 2007 0955260736 / 9780955260735 First Edition Thus Soft Cover Fine Soft Cover 12mo 7" - 7 
A sterling condition trade paperback with tight binding, no markings, and little if any wear to the cover. Illustrated softpaper wraps. Virtually pristine interior, gift-quality condition. Gorgeously illustrated in both black-and-white and color photographs. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 8.80 USD
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9 MacMullan, R. A. The Life and Times of Michigan Pheasants
Lansing, MI Michigan Dept. of Conservation, 1954 Softcover Very Good Softcover 12mo 7" - 7 
Stapled in illustrated wraps. Age-toned pages with no markings; back cover has been creased and has typed address with postage stamp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 6.40 USD
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Indices to Ornithology Books in the Library of Trinity College--Hartford, including the Library of Ostrom Enders (1983), Miller, Keiko; Maren Reilly and Jeffrey H. Kaimowitz, eds.
10 Miller, Keiko; Maren Reilly and Jeffrey H. Kaimowitz, eds. Indices to Ornithology Books in the Library of Trinity College--Hartford, including the Library of Ostrom Enders (1983)
Hartford, Connecticut Watkinson Library, Trinity College, 2000 Soft Cover Very Good Soft Cover 6vo 10"-11 
Tightly bound stapled pamphlet, unmarked, bibliographical entries, Index. Several smudges to cover, otherwise clean and neat. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 11.20 USD
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Observations on Birds of Southeastern Brazil, Mitchell, Margaret H.
11 Mitchell, Margaret H. Observations on Birds of Southeastern Brazil
Toronto, Ontario University of Toronto Press, 1957 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Bird stamp affixed to first free endpaper tip, previous owner's gift inscription. Several black-and-white plates. x + 258 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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Crusoe's Island: a bird-hunter's story, Ober, Frederick A.
12 Ober, Frederick A. Crusoe's Island: a bird-hunter's story
New York George H. Doran Company, 1898 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 12mo 7" - 7 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Green cloth with decorative front panel of a bird and trees. Lettering and illustration to spine is rubbed, tips of spine starting to fray. A guide to the birds of Tobago and South America. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white photographs. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. xxii + 277 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Transactions of the North American Osprey Research Conference, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia 10-12 February 1972, Ogden, John C., ed.
13 Ogden, John C., ed. Transactions of the North American Osprey Research Conference, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia 10-12 February 1972
Washington, D.C. U.S. Department of the Interior National Park Service, 1977 Soft Cover Very Good Soft Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Structurally sound copy, withdrawn from a birding center in Yellow Springs, Ohio, but with only an ink stamp mark thereof. Tight binding, mild soiling to paper wrappers, stunning illustration of an osprey thereon, and many lovely black-and-white photos throughout the text. Tips unfurled, clean pages, and neither highlighting nor underlining anywhere. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 7.80 USD
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Rare Birds in Britain and Ireland, Sharrock, J.T.R. and E.M. Sharrock
14 Sharrock, J.T.R. and E.M. Sharrock Rare Birds in Britain and Ireland
Berkhamsted T. & A.D. Poyser, 1976 0856610143 / 9780856610141 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good- Hard Cover 16mo 6" - 7" tall 
Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, spine and binding tight, though with a slight forward cock, pages being bright and clear and with only minimal wear to covers and tips. Previous owner's penned inscription on first free end-paper, former bookshop's book-plate opposite, neat. Gilt-lettered spine is particularly sharp, very slight bumping to spine head and tail, slight foxing to page fore-edges and top-edges, else about Near Fine. Dust jacket is fully intact but showing a bit of edge- and shelf-wear, though still bright and shiny. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 8.80 USD
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15 Simpson, Ken and Nicolas Day The Birds of Australia: A Book of Identification
Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, U.S.A. Tanager Books, 1986 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
A clean, tight copy with no markings in the text and minimal wear to the boards. Small closed tear (one inch) and wrinkle to the dust jacket. Gorgeously illustrated in black-and-white and color. Owing to heft and weight, Oversize. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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16 Snyder, L.L. Arctic Birds of Canada
Toronto University of Toronto Press, 1957 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo 
Dark green cloth bindings, with gilt lettering, very slightly rubbed at spine ends, corners, else about Near Fine. Dust jacket fully intact, but rubbed and chipped; back smudged; tape residue from previous repairs along edges. Many nice black-and-white illustrations, maps by T.M. Shortt. x + 310 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Thorburn's Birds and Mammals, Southern, John
17 Southern, John Thorburn's Birds and Mammals
David & Charles, 1986 0715388304 / 9780715388303 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Hardcover Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Sterling condition hardcover copy, an apparent First Edition, in a heavy, oversized oblong quarto format, with gorgeous black-and-white and color reproductions throughout. Dust jacket fully intact, not price-clipped, showing little shelf- and edge-wear, protected in a Kapco sleeve. Nearly gift-quality condition. 96 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Taverner's Birds of Western Canada, Taverner, P.A.
18 Taverner, P.A. Taverner's Birds of Western Canada
Toronto, Canada Coles Publishing Company Limited, 1974 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and only minimal wear to covers and tips; mostly bumping thereto. Handsomely produced blue cloth covers, gilt lettering to cover, gilt lettering over black label on spine. References, index, bibliography. Tons of black-and-white illustrations and a few lovely color illustrations, too. v + 380 pp. Oversize. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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