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From Blomidon to Smoky and Other Papers
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From Blomidon to Smoky and Other Papers

By Bolles, Frank

Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Very Good with no dust jacket; Erasure mark at top corner of front free . endpaper, owner name on front flyleaf.. 1894. First Edition. Hardcover. Light green cloth with silver titles stamped on front boards and spine, with silver floral motif also on front boards. A collection of essays about birding and hiking around Nova Scotia. ; 278 pages .

$20.00

Wings in the Blue
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Wings in the Blue

By Boardman, Edwin A.

Christopher Publishing House. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards and jacket sunned, jacket tattered.. 1936. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Photograph portrait of the author with pipe as frontispiece. A collection of bird poems adorned with etchings by Frank W. Benson. ; 75 pages .

$20.00

Portraits of Mexican Birds:  Fifty Selected Paintings
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Portraits of Mexican Birds: Fifty Selected Paintings

By Sutton, George Miksch

Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press. Very Good. 1975. First Edition. Softcover. 0806116854 . Foreword by Enrique Beltran. xi, 106 pp. 56 color plates of Sutton's color paintings of Mexican birds, including the Ivory-Billed Woodcreeper, Scrub Euphonia, Blue-Crowned Motmot, and Military Macaw.; Folio 13" - 23" tall .

$25.00

The Book of Birds:  Five Centuries of Bird Illustration
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The Book of Birds: Five Centuries of Bird Illustration

By Lysaght, A. M.

NY: Exeter Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket scuffed.. 1975. Later Printing. Hardcover. 0671070630 . Many color plates and other black and white illustrations. A gorgeous collection. Bibliography, index of birds, index of names. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 208 pages .

$30.00

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

Lyon, MS: The Derrydale Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards very barely rubbed.. 1990. Limited Edition. Hardcover. 1 of 2500 copies. Decorative cloth binding. All edges gilt. Yellow place marker ribbon. Unpaginated. Black and white photos. A beautiful modern printing of a 1936 work featuring 83 photographs of game birds in the wild. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$15.00

Wildfowling with a Camera
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Wildfowling with a Camera

By Squire, Lorene

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and rubbed.. 1938. Hardcover. Decorated tan linen boards. 100 full-page black and white photographs. "Lorene Squire is to duck photography what Richard E. Bishop is to duck etching." (front jacket flap). ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 217 pages .

$25.00

Our Winter Birds:  How to Know and How to Attract Them
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Our Winter Birds: How to Know and How to Attract Them

By Chapman, Frank M.

NY: D. Appleton & Company. Good with no dust jacket; Pages toned, dime-sized stain on front boards, . boards worn.. 1918. Hardcover. Cloth-backed blue boards. Front boards have color photo of two kids looking through snowy window to see birds at window ledge feeding tray. Color illustrations on endpapers depicting birds species and many other b/w plates throughout. x, 180 pp. Index. .

$15.00

A Bird in the Bush
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A Bird in the Bush

By Young, E. Hilton

Country Life Limited. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and splits along backstrip, owner . signature on front free endpaper.. 1936. Hardcover. Green cloth binding. Color frontispiece and many lovely black and white illustrations of birds. ; 146 pages .

$30.00

The Flight of Birds Analyzed through Slow-Motion Photography
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The Flight of Birds Analyzed through Slow-Motion Photography

By Storer, John H.

Bloomfield Hills, MI: The Cranbrook Institute of Science. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered.. 1948. First Edition. Hardcover. Brown decorative cloth. Many black and white photos. ; 94 pages .

$11.00

The Roseate Spoonbill
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The Roseate Spoonbill

By Allen, Robert Porter

NY: National Audubon Society. Good; Owner name and cup rings on front cover, covers toned.. 1942. First Edition. Softcover. Research Report No. 2 of the National Audubon Society. Gray printed softcover. Color frontispiece of spoonbills and many other illustrations and photos in black and white. xviii, 142 pp, index, bibliography. .

$20.00

The Home-Life of the Osprey
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The Home-Life of the Osprey

By Abbott, Clinton G.

London: Witherby & Co.. Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and markings, boards worn . and soiled, backstrip cracked, foxing to endpapers.. 1911. Hardcover. 54 pages of text about the natural history of ospreys followe by 32 plates of tipped-in black and white photographs of nesting ospreys. Green varnished cloth with titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. ; The Bird-Lover's Home-Life Series .

$25.00

Birds and Man
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Birds and Man

By Hudson, W. H.

NY: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1929. Hardcover. Blindstamped gray cloth. Front jacket flap laid in. A collection of essays about types of birds, birding, nature, and allied subjects. Bayswater Edition. xiii, 257 pp. .

$15.00

A Field Guide to Birds of Armenia
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A Field Guide to Birds of Armenia

By Adamian, Martin S. ; Klem, Jr, Daniel

Oakland, CA: American University of Armenia. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1997. Hardcover. 096574292x . Pictorial boards. xxiii, 223 pp. Profusely illustrated with color plates of birds and maps. .

$30.00

The Birds of Long Island
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The Birds of Long Island

By Giraud, J. P. , Jr.

NY: Wiley & Putnam. Good with no dust jacket; Pages foxed, water-stained and rippled.. 1844. First Edition. Hardcover. Rebacked dark red leather ruled boards with marbled endpapers. Gilt-stamped turn-ins. Top edges gilt. xxi, errata page, engraved plate depicting bird anatomy on eagle and duck, 1-397 pp. Sabin 27498. Professionally restored with new red leather spine and gilt-stamped black leather spine label and repairs to boards at corners. Three avian-themed bookplates from three separate owners, including a unique hand-painted watercolor of a Maryland Yellow-Throat on the front pastedown bookplate of horticulturist and avid ornithologist John Lewis Childs. Childs also started America's first seed catalog business from his base in Floral Park, New York. Giraud was an avid sportsman and naturalist, and collected thousands of bird skins and taxidermied bird specimens, most of which were donated to Vassar College when it maintained a large natural history museum. Describes appearance, habitat, breeding, and other aspects of 286 species that once inhabited- if only briefly during migration- the shores of New York's Long Island. Includes several extinct species, like the Labrador Duck and the Passenger Pigeon, as well as numerous marine and other kinds of bird species that haven't been seen in on Long Island in decades, if not centuries, like the Puffin and the White Ibis. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$450.00

U. S. Army Special Forces, 1961-1971
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U. S. Army Special Forces, 1961-1971

By Kelly, Colonel Francis J.

Washington DC: Department of the Army. Very Good; Covers soiled and scuffed.. 1973. Softcover. x, 227 pp, photos. Newspaper clipping laid in. ; Vietnam Studies .

$17.00

Birds
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Birds

By Kertesz, Andre; Ducrot, Nicolas (editor)

NY: Mayflower Books. Very Good; Covers lighlty scuffed and soiled.. 1979. Softcover. 0831708743 . 64 of the photographers photographs of birds, mainly pigeons. ; 64 pages .

$13.00

The Birder's Bug Book
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The Birder's Bug Book

By Waldbauer, Gilbert

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Page tops foxed.. 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. 0674074610 . xi, 290 pp, index, selected readings. Many illustrations and color photos. An entertaining book about how birds and insects feed off of each other in various ways. A delight for fans of entomology and ornithology alike. .

$10.00

Diving Birds of North America
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Diving Birds of North America

By Johnsgard, Paul A.

Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Bookseller label on front pastedown.. 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. 0803225660 . Navy cloth binding. xii, 292 pp. index, literature cited, many maps, illustrations and photos. A good ornithological and birding reference for North America's auks, grebes, and loons. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$17.00

Birds of Massachusetts and Other New England States (In Three Volumes)
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Birds of Massachusetts and Other New England States (In Three Volumes)

By Forbush, Edward Howe

Massachusetts Department of Agriculture. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rounded and worn. Spines waterstained. . Vol. III front hinge cracked. Vol. I dampstained at fore-edges.. 1929. Hardcover. Volume I: Water Birds, Marsh Birds and Shore Birds [1928]; Volume II: Land Birds from Bob-Whites to Grackles [1927]; Volume III: Land Birds from Sparrows to Thrushes" [1929]. The third volume was issued posthumously with frontispiece portrait and biographical portrait of Forbush by John Richard May. Many illustrations and photographs by the author and color plates by Louis Agassiz Fuertes and Allan Brooks. Green cloth bindings with gilt lettering on spines and front boards. A nice set. ; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall .

$150.00

Birds of the Philippines
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Birds of the Philippines

By Delacour, Jean; Mayr, Ernst

NY: Macmillan. Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and markings, boards rubbed.. 1946. First Printing. Hardcover. Line drawings by Earl L. Poole and Alexander Seidel. Green cloth. Front jacket flap glued to front pastedown. Foreword by Fairfield Osborn. Glossary, index. ; Ex-Library; 309 pages .

$10.00

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