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Compact Guide to Alberta Birds, Acorn, John; Fisher, Chris; Bezener, Andy
1 Acorn, John; Fisher, Chris; Bezener, Andy Compact Guide to Alberta Birds
U.S.A., Lone Pine Publishing, 2010, 1551054698 / 9781551054698 Trade Paperback Fine 
Book is nearly new, in excellent condition with very light shelf wear only. Binding is solid, creaseless covers and spine. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 135461 
Price: 13.35 USD
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Bird Books and Bird Art: An Outline of the Literary History and Iconography of Descriptive Ornithology, Anker, Jean
2 Anker, Jean Bird Books and Bird Art: An Outline of the Literary History and Iconography of Descriptive Ornithology
Copenhagen, Levin & Munksgaard, 1938, Oversize Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Indigo blue cloth cover with somewhat worn leather spine and corners. 251 pages. Slight foxing to endpapers. Previous owner's blind embossed name stamp. An outline of the literary history and iconography of descriptive ornithology based principally on the collection of books containing plates with figures of birds and their eggs now in the University Library at Copenhagen and including a catalogue of these works. Photo of table of contents available. This large, heavy book requires extra charges for international transport. 128449 
Price: 500.00 USD
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The Audubon Folio : 30 Great Bird Paintings, Audubon, James; Dock, George
3 Audubon, James; Dock, George The Audubon Folio : 30 Great Bird Paintings
N Y, Abrams, 1964, Oversize Hardcover Good No Jacket 
Ex-library edition with the usual stamps and markings on exterior cover and endpapers. Two volumes: a 10 1/8"w x 14 1/8"h thirty-two page book of text in Very Good condition by George Dock, and a 14 1/4"w x 17"h book of 25 plates (not 30 as the title indicates) bound into a hardback blue buckram cover by the library, in Good condition, suitable for framing. Some damp stains on the blank backs of the plates that do not affect the prints except as noted here. The plates: Meadow Lark (small library date stamp on edge of plate); Yellow Breasted Chat; Pileated Woodpecker; Whip-poor-will; Canada Jay; Broad-winged Hawk (slight water stains on this plate); Carolina Parrot (slight water stains on this plate); Carolina Pigeon or Turtle Dove (slight water stains on this plate); Blue-Winged Teal; Louisiana Heron; Passenger Pigeon; American Magpie; Great Blue Heron; Iceland or Ter Falcon (damp stain on back of plate); Cat Bird; Baltimore Oriole; Painted Finch; Mallard Duck (damp stain on back of this plate); Florida Jay; Brown Pelican; Belted Kingfisher; Little Screech Owl; Cardinal Grosbeak; Wild Turkey (two small holes and corner of page torn on this plate); Blue Jay. 130445 
Price: 200.00 USD
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4 Avon, Dennis;Tilford, Tony Birds of Britain & Europe/in Colour
Blandford Press, 1975, 0713707623 / 9780713707625 Hard Cover Fine Near Fine 
176 pages with description on the L page and usually a full page color pic on the R page, witth map of area of residence. 133 photos. 116384 
Price: 9.32 USD
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Birds of Coastal British Columbia, Baron, Nancy; Acorn, John
5 Baron, Nancy; Acorn, John Birds of Coastal British Columbia
Vancouver, B.C., Lone Pine Pub, 1997, 1551050986 / 9781551050980 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 240 pages. Many color illustrations. 123241 
Price: 10.95 USD
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Pheasant Jungles, Beebe, William
6 Beebe, William Pheasant Jungles
N Y, G.P. Putnam's, 1927, Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 248 pages. 6 1/4"w x 8 7/8"h. Full blue cloth boards. Previous owner's bookplate. With sixty illustrations from photographs by the author. A monograph of the pheasants. 138826 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Pheasants:  Their Lives and Homes (Two Volumes), Beebe, William
7 Beebe, William Pheasants: Their Lives and Homes (Two Volumes)
Garden City, NY, New York Zoological Society/Doubleday, Page & Company, 1926, Hard Cover Good No Jacket Birds 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight bindings in black leatherette. Two volumes. Tears at top of spine of volume two. Edge wear to both covers Each book is 7"w x 9 3/4"h. Volume I is 257 pages; Volume II is 309 pages. A monograph by William Beebe after an expedition to twenty countries to study birds. "Nearly one hundred species are included, and their voice, courtships, battles, nests and eggs, and the general life history and relation to the surroundings, both human and animal, form the chief subject matter." Color and b&w illustrations. 125680 
Price: 40.00 USD
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8 Bent , Arthur Cleveland Life Histories of North American Cuckoos, Goatsuckers, Hummingbirds and Their Allies: v. 1
Dover, 1964, 0486212246 / 9780486212241 Ex Library Trade Paperback Good 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Covers the parakeet, nighthawk, cuchoo, kingfisher, whippoorwill and others also. About 280 pages with b&w plate section at rear. 126526 
Price: 12.95 USD
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9 Bent, Arthur Cleveland Life Histories of North American Gulls and Terns: Skua Jaeger Kittiwake Gull Tern Noddy
N Y, Dover, 1963, 0486210294 / 9780486210292 Trade Paperback Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 332 pages; plus b&w plates. Later printing. 125463 
Price: 8.39 USD
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10 Birkhead, Tim The Wisdom of Birds; and Illustrated History of Ornithology
Greystone Books, 2008, 1553654269 / 9781553654261 Ex Library Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 433 pages. Book shows a little edge wear along bottom edge only, otherwise book shows little to no wear of any kind. Lots and lots of color illustrations. 130368 
Price: 16.95 USD
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11 Bodsworth, Fred Last of the Curlews
Washington, D.C., U.S.A., Counterpoint, 1995, 1887178007 / 9781887178006 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Inscribed By Author
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 174 pages. Inscribed by author. 118105 
Price: 44.50 USD
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12 Bovey, Robin Birds of Vancouver and Lower Mainland
U.S.A., Lone Pine Pub, 1989, 0919433731 / 9780919433731 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
Book shows very light shelf wear to covers only. Binding is solid, text/interior is clean and neat with no marking of any kind. 143 pages, large color illustrations. In business for 21 years we provide excellent customer service and ship in padded packing material to ensure you purchase arrives undamaged. 133939 
Price: 8.50 USD
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13 Bovey, Robin Birds of Vancouver and Lower Mainland
U.S.A., Lone Pine Pub, 1989, 0919433731 / 9780919433731 Trade Paperback Fine 
Book is as-new. Binding is solid, creaseless covers and spine. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 135443 
Price: 9.50 USD
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14 Bovey, Robin Birds of Vancouver and Lower Mainland
U.S.A., Lone Pine Pub, 1989, 0919433731 / 9780919433731 Trade Paperback Very Good 
Some notes on last page. 143 pages. Many color illustrations. 138617 
Price: 8.50 USD
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15 Bovey, Robin et al Birds of Victoria and Vicinity
Auburn, Washington, U.S.A., Lone Pine Pub, 1989, 0919433758 / 9780919433755 Trade Paperback Fine 
Excellent condition with only very sight shelf wear to covers. Text/interior clean and free of marking of any kind. 125000 
Price: 7.45 USD
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More Songs of Wild Birds, Brand, Albert R.
16 Brand, Albert R. More Songs of Wild Birds
NY, Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd., 1936, Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 116 pges. 7 1/2" w x 9"h. Full tan cloth boards. Edge wear and small tear on cover. This is the second volume in this series and contains three 7" phonograph records, as issued in pocket at back of book. The cream colored records are illustrated with b&w line drawings of birds. A bit musty smelling. Foxing, especially at rear endpaper. 138079 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Where to Find Birds in Australia, Bransbury, John
17 Bransbury, John Where to Find Birds in Australia
Waymark, 2001, 0646126776 / 9780646126777 Trade Paperback Very Good 
Nice, clean copy, 539 pages, with maps, b&w and color photos, nblemished text, book shows light use. 116704 
Price: 54.95 USD
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Wrens, Dippers and Thrashers, Brewer, David
18 Brewer, David Wrens, Dippers and Thrashers
Cumberland, Rhode Island, U.S.A., Yale Univ Pr, 2001, 0300090595 / 9780300090598 Hard Cover Very Good Near Fine 
Nice copy with straight spine, text underlined occasionally, sharp corners to the covers, bright, clean dust jacket with no tears. 272 pages with vibrant color drawings, maps. 116338 
Price: 9.32 USD
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19 Bumstead, Pat E. Canadian Feathers : A Loon-Atics Guide to Anting, Mimicry and Dump Nesting
Calgary, AB, Canada, Simply Wild Publications, Incorporated, 2001, 0968927807 / 9780968927809 First Edition Oversize Paperback Very Good 
Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 240 pages. 126923 
Price: 22.95 USD
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20 Burns, Bill Raising Susan: A Man, a Woman, and a Golden Eagle
Niagara Falls, New York, U.S.A., Stoddart Pub, 1999, 077373161X / 9780773731615 Ex Library Hard Cover Very Good Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind, covers show light wear only. Dust jacket is coved in mylar jacket and taped to covers. 119964 
Price: 8.39 USD
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