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Thorburn's Atlas of European Birds
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Thorburn's Atlas of European Birds

By THORBURN, ARCHIBALD; GEORGES THALMANN, Editor

London: Blandford, 1994. First English Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original blue cloth, very mild bumping at corners, and fine pictorial dust jacket. Publisher's newsletter laid in.. Archibald Thorburn. Quarto. 9.75 x 12.5 in. 80 pp. + index. Fully illustrated with color reproductions of watercolors.

$40.00

The Lost Birds of Paradise
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The Lost Birds of Paradise

By FULLER, ERROL

Shrewsbury, UK: Swan-Hill Press, 1995. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original black cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Quarto. 8 x 11.5 in. 160 pp. Color illustrations and black-and-white photographs throughout. "Stunningly illustrated with fifty colour plates (some taken from archival sources, some painted especially for the book), this volume tells the story of each of these birds, and with help of almost sixty black and white pictures it recounts the tales of the men and women whose lives were connected with them."

$75.00

The Birds of Mexico and Adjacent Areas: Belize, Guatemala, and El Salvador

By EDWARDS, ERNEST PRESTON

Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 1998. Third Edition. Softcover. Previous ownership signature on front free endpaper, otherwise fine in original pictorial wrappers.. Octavo. 5.75 x 8.25 in. 209 pp. Field guide with color illustrations.

$20.00

The Speaking Parrots: A Scientific Manual

By RUSS, KARL

London: L. Upcott Gill, 1895. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Spine extremely worn, very good only in original red boards with gilt design.. Octavo. 5.5 x 8 in. 296 pp. Complete with eight stunning colorful chromolithographs. Translated from German by Leonora Schultze. This volume follows the original 1884 edition.

$100.00

Birds of Western Africa

By BORROW, NIK and RON DEMEY

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2007. Later Printing. Softcover. Near fine in original pictorial wrappers.. Octavo. 14 x 21.5 cm. 512 pp. Fully illustrated in color with reproductions of drawings and maps.

$20.00

The Pheasants of the World

By DELACOUR, JEAN

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1951. First American Edition, First Printing. Near fine in original drab cloth, bottom edge mildly spotted and spine mildly toned.. Quarto. 22 x 28.5 cm. 347 pp. Illustrated with 32 plates by J.C. Harrison, and 21 maps and diagrams. Lovely color and monochrome plates.

$75.00

Wing Shots: A Series of Camera Studies of American Game Birds and other Birds of Field and Stream on the Wing

By SIMMONS, ALBERT DIXON

New York: The Derrydale Press, 1936. First Edition, First Printing. Near fine in original gilt-decorated brown cloth.. Quarto. 22 x 28.5 cm. Unpaginated; approximately 160 pp. Illustrated with eighty-three reproductions of black-and-white photographs. Number 885 of 950 copies.

$40.00

Friends in Feathers:; Character Studies of Native American Birds which, Through Friendly Advances, I Induced to Pose for Me, Or Succeeded in Photographing by Good Fortune, with the Story of My Experiences in Obtaining their Pictures

By STRATTON-PORTER, GENE

Garden City: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1922. Later printing. Light spotting to bottom edge, foredge and endpapers, otherwise a near fine copy in original green cloth with pictorial onlay to front cover, top edge gilt; edges and corners lightly worn. Previous ownership signature on front pastedown.. Small quarto. 18.5 x 24.5 cm. xx; 336 pp. Profusely illustrated with black-and-white reproductions of photographs.

$125.00

Birds of Eastern Africa (Collins Illustrated Checklist)

By VAN PERLO, BER

(London): Harper Collins Publishers, 1995. First edition, first printing. Softcover. Fine in original pictorial wrappers.. Duodecimo. 301 pages. Fully illustrated with reproductions of color drawings.

$20.00

Birds of Tropical America

By SKUTCH, ALEXANDER F.

Austin: University of Texas Press, 1983. First edition, first printing. Fine in original green cloth lettered in gilt on spine and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Small quarto. 305 pages. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of black-and-white photographs and drawings by Dana Gardner.

$20.00

Illustrated Guide to the Birds of Southern Africa

By SINCLAIR, IAN and WARWICK TARBOTON

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1993. First American edition, first printing. Fine in original blue cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 426 pages. Fully illustrated with reproductions of color drawings by Peter Hayman and Norman Arlott.

$20.00

Prairie Birds: Fragile Splendor in the Great Plains

By JOHNSGARD, PAUL A.

(Lawrence): University Press of Kansas, 2001. First edition, first printing. Fine in original tan cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 331 pages. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of black-and-white maps and drawings.

$20.00

Addendum to Florida Bird-Life (1954)

By SPRUNT, ALEXANDER

(No place), 1963. First edition. Very good in lightly stained printed wrappers. Very scarce. Inscribed by Sprunt.. Thin quarto. 24 pages.

$90.00

The Birds of Burma
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The Birds of Burma

By SMYTHIES, BERTRAM

Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd, 1953. Second Edition, Revised. Hardcover. Previous ownership signature penned to front free endpaper, otherwise just about fine in like pictorial dust jacket.. Thick octavo. 6.5 x 9.5 in. xliii, 668 pp. With thirty-one color plates, a black-and-white chart (part folds out) and a fold-out map. Lovely copy.

$75.00

A Synopsis of the Birds of Australia and the Adjacent Islands

By GOULD, JOHN

Melbourne: Queensberry Hill Press, 1979. Facsimile edition. One of 387 numbered copies. Fine in original green morocco over green boards with extra gilt decoration on the spine, teg and a near fine slipcase. A nice copy.. Narrow quarto. Unpaginated. Illustrated throughout in color.

$400.00

A Celebration of Birds: The Life and Art of Louis Agassiz Fuertes. Introduction by Roger Tory Peterson

By PECK, ROBERT MCCRACKEN

New York: Walker and Company, 1982. Second printing. Fine in a near fine pictorial dust jacket with very small nicks at the head of the spine. Signed by Peck and Peterson.. Quarto. xiv; 178 pages. Profusely illustrated in black and white and color.

$100.00

Birder's Guide to Hilton Head Island, S.C., and the Low Country

By DUGAS, GRAHAM, Compiler

Hilton Head Island: Hilton Head Island Audubon Society, 1997. Third edition. Fine in original printed wrappers. Scarce.. Thin octavo. 56 pages. With several small black and white illustrations.

$12.00

The Birds of New Brunswick

By SQUIRES, W. AUSTIN

Saint John: The New Brunswick Museum, 1976. Second edition. Near fine in original wrappers.. Octavo. vi; 221 pages. With black and white and color illustrations, one fold out map.

$15.00

The Birds of South Dakota

By THE SOUTH DAKOTA ORNITHOLOGISTS' UNION

Aberdeen, South Dakota: South Dakota Ornithologists' Union, 1991. Revised edition. Fine in original pictorial boards.. Tall octavo. xxxiv; 411 pages. Illustrated throughout in black and white.

$25.00

Waterbirds of Southern Africa

By GINN, PETER and GEOFF MCILLERON

Johannesburg: Chris van Rensburg Publications, 1982. First edition. Fine in original pictorial laminated boards.. Small octavo. 143 pages. Illustrated throughout in black and white and color.

$15.00

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