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1 Allen, Robert Porter Birds of the Caribbean
New York Viking Press 1961 No Limited/Numbered Cloth Very Good Slipcase 4to. 
Special Limited Edition, #444 of 500. 256pp. 90 color photos, map ends. Slipcased, with a separate portfolio of 20 color plates from the book; cloth cover with color photo of white-tailed tropicbird pasted down on front. 98 species pictured in color with notes and ID guide, photographer biographies, index. Slipcase edges scuffed. The portfolio is usually missing, but present in this case. 
Price: 87.50 USD
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2 Allen, Robert Porter Birds of the Caribbean
New York Viking Press 1961 No Cloth Very Good Good 
256pp. map ends, color photo plates. Introduction to Caribbean birding; color photos of 98 spcies with notes on local names, description, range, families. Photographer biographies, bibliography, index. Top edge lightly sunned, ink inscription on title page. DJ delaminating, cloudy. Inside clean and tight. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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3 Andrews, J. H. R. The Southern Ark : Zoological Discovery in New Zealand, 1769-1900
Honolulu, HI University of Hawaii Press 1988 0-8248-1192-5 / 9780824811921 Cloth As New As New 4to. 
250pp. Color and b&w plates.The discovery and description of New Zealand's unique fauna, from Captian Cook to the Victorian age, including such extinct species as the Moa. Draws on the writings of Joseph Banks, Richard Owens, and Richard Taylor and illustrations by artists such as Gould, Lear, and Wolf. References, index. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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4 Angell, Tony Ravens, Crows, Magpies and Jays
Seattle, WA University of Washington Press 1978 0-295-95589-9 / 9780295955896 First Edition Cloth Very Good Very Good 4to. Tony Angell 
112pp. ills. Foreword by J.F. Lansdowne. Describes the 18 species of corvids in the U.S., detailing their distinctive behaviors including social communication, tool using, play, nest-building, food caching, problem solving and social organization. Many wonderful black-and-white ink and scratchboard drawings by the author. Bibliography, index. 
Price: 27.50 USD
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5 Atkinson, B.; Olsen, W. K.; Evans, P.; Lovins, A.; DeWolfe, G. New England's White Mountains: At Home In the Wild
Boston, MA Appalachian Mountain Club/ Little, Brown 1978 0-913890-18-9 / 9780913890189 Cloth Fine Fine 4to Evans, Philip H.; Lovins, Amory B.; DeWolfe, George (photographers) 
178pp. ills., color photos, maps. Wildlife, weather and habitats of the White Mountains; the range's history of exploration and tourism, and the historic trail system maintained by the Appalachian Mountain Club. Many excellent large-format photographs. DJ shows light shelf wear. Volume 9 in The Earth's Wild Places series. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Axell, H; Hosking, Eric Minsmere: Portrait of a Bird Reserve
London Hutchinson 1977 0-09-128840-1 / 9780091288402 Cloth Very Good Good 8vo. Hosking, E. 
256pp. ills., photos, map ends. An account of the geology, history, planning and construction, and importance to migratory birds, of the Minsmere RSPB refuge in Suffolk, by the reserve's warden. Special chapters on Biterns, Marsh Harriers, Avocets, Bearded tits, and birdwatchers. Many color and b&w photos by Hosking. DJ chipped, 2" tear bottom front, price sticker inside front flap. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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7 Bannon, Lois; Clark, Taylor Handbook of Audubon Prints
Gretna Pelican Pub Co Inc 1998 1565544285 / 9781565544284 Fourth Edition Hard Cover As New As New 
Illustrated, biblio, index 128pp. The authors provide answers to many questions concerning Audubon's work, such as sizes of individual prints, numbers, watermarks, dates printed, printing methods, and background artists. For serious collectors of Audubon prints as well as those who simply want to become more knowledgeable. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 Barrett, P.; & Barrett, S. Travels With a Wildlife Artist: The Living Landscape of Greece
London Columbus Books 1986 0-86287-285-5 / 9780862872854 Cloth Very Good Very Good 4to. Barrett, Peter 
160pp. color and b&w ills. Foreword by Gerald Durrell. The artist and his novelist wife explore all the habitats of Greece and the islands, illustrating the landscape, birds, animals and common wildflowers for each area covered, with commentary and detailed description. DJ chipped, bumped at corners. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 Bateman, R.; Archbold, R. Robert Bateman : An Artist in Nature
New York, NY Random House, Inc. 1990 0-394-58700-6 / 9780394587004 Cloth Very Good Very Good Large 4to Bateman, R. (illustrator) 
188 pp. 120+ full-color plates (11 x 11 3/4 in.) of Bateman's paintings of animals in their natural habitats around the world, with emphasis on landscape. Archbold's essay traces bateman's development as an artist and a conservationist.Index to paintings & drawings, artist's curriculum vitae, chronology. In Brodart protective dj cover. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10 Bedford, Faith Andrews The Sporting Art of Frank Weston Benson
Boston David R. Godine Publisher 2000 1567921116 / 9781567921113 Hard Cover New New 
272 pages, color and b/w illustrations. Published at $65.00 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Bishop, R.E.; Williams, R. The Ways of Wildfowl
Chicago J.G. Ferguson Publishing Co. 1971 No Full-Leather Fine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Bishop, Richard E. (illustrator) 
Special limited edition, bound in blue leather, #1392 of 3000. 260pp. color and b&w plates, ills. An overview of waterfowl and game birds with brief species descriptions, notes on habits and habitat, and conservation; illustrated with the art of Richard Bishop. 64 full-page plates in color plus numerous reproductions of etchings. Index. Slipcase has some corner wear and scuffs. Book is fine with a tiny amount of wear at spine tips. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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12 Bishop, R.E.; Williams, R. The Ways of Wildfowl
Chicago J.G. Ferguson Publishing Co. 1971 No Cloth Fine Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Bishop, Richard E. (illustrator) 
260pp. color and b&w plates, ills. An overview of waterfowl and game birds with brief species descriptions, notes on habits and habitat, and conservation; illustrated with the art of Richard Bishop. 64 full-page plates in color plus numerous reproductions of etchings. Index. DJ chipped at corners, creased on back. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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13 Blunt, W.; Raphael, S. The Illustrated Herbal
New York, NY Thames & Hudson, Inc. 1979 0-500-01226-1 / 9780500012260 Cloth Very Good Very Good 4to. 
192pp. 64 color plates, 80+ b&w ills. Study of the development of herbals, from manuscript to woodcut and metal-engraved printed page, with detailed, full-color examples from the early Middle Ages through the Renaissance. Plates are accompanied by descriptive and historical notes. Bibliography, index. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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14 Boynton, Mary Fuertes Louis Agassiz Fuertes: His Life Briefly Told and His Correspondence Edited
New York Oxford University Press 1956 No Cloth Very Good Fair 8vo. Fuertes, L.A. (illustrator) 
336pp. photos, ills. The life and travels of the famous ornithological artist, based on his own letters and diaries, edited by his daughter. Illustrated with black-and-white reproductions of 16 of Fuertes' bird life studies. Clean, tight copy; DJ chipped, torn and scuffed on spine and edges. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 Brest van Kempen, Carel Pieter Rigor Vitae: Life Unyielding: The Art of Carel Pieter Brest Van Kempen
Eagle Mountain Publishing 2006 0972015418 / 9780972015417 Hardcover New New 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Foreword by Carl Brenders. 304 pages, 137 color plates, 8 ink washes, 29 drawings. In original publisher's shrinkwrap. 
Price: 37.50 USD
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16 Bruemmer, Fred Glimpses of Paradise : The Marvel of Massed Animals
Westport Firefly Books 2003 1-55297-666-1 / 9781552976661 First Edition Hard Cover As New As New 
255 pages, color photos. Bruemmer's stunning photographs of massed animals, one of nature's greatest spectacles. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 Brynildson, Inga Birds in Art: The Masters
Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum 1990 0945529058 / 9780945529057 Hard Cover New New Oblong 4to 
In original publisher's shrink-wrsp. Color photos. Showcases the 14 artists who have received the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum's Master Wildlife Artist Award. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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18 Burleigh, Thomas D. Georgia Birds
Norman University of Oklahoma Press 1958 No First Edition Cloth Very Good No Jacket 8vo. Sutton, George Miksch (illustrator) 
778pp. Color plates, photos, maps. History of onithology in Georgia, geographic regions, species accounts with status, distribution, habits and recognition; hypothetical list, bibliography, index. Plates reproduce 35 oil paintings by Sutton, with an essay by the artist on their creation for this book. Label on inside front cover. 
Price: 27.50 USD
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19 Cameron, Angus; Parnell, P. The Nightwatchers
New York, NY Four Winds Press 1971 0-590-17101-1 / 9780590171014 Cloth Very Good Very Good 4to. Parnell, Peter (illustrator) 
112pp. ills. Parnell's black-and-white line drawings are accompanied by natural history and anecdotes of the owl family, their morphology and folklore. Appendix lists species covered with brief descriptive essays. Some light dust jacket chipping at edge. 
Price: 12.95 USD
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20 Cartwright, B.W.; Shortt, A. Sports Afield Treasury of Waterfowl
Englewood Cliffs Prentice-Hall 1957 Cloth Very Good Good 4to Shortt, Angus H. (ill.) 
158 pp., ills, maps. 36 species of waterfowl are depicted in full-page color plates, with notes on names, description, distribution, migrations, courtship and nesting, food, size, range maps. Spine faded, dj torn with part of spine missing, discolored edges. Slight foxing on end sheets. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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