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21 Armstrong, Edward A. A Study of Bird Song
London Oxford University Press 1963 Revised & Expanded Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
354 pages. B&w photos, drawings, sound spectrographs, bibliography. Structural, functional and communicative aspects of bird songs and calls; with an appendix dealing with acoustic communication in the animal world. Clean, tight copy with very nice dust jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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22 Armstrong, Edward A. Bird Display and Behavior: An Introduction to Bird Psychology
Mineola Dove Publications 1965 No Reprint Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo. 
Reprint of the second 1947 edition.. Photos, ills., 432pp. Psychological basis in bird species of nest-building, courtship feeding, distraction display, displacement activities, arena displays, heirarchy, song and dispaly flight, and other behaviors. Scientific names, bibliography, index. Owners (published naturalist) signature and rubber stamp. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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23 Armstrong, W. H. Nesting and Food Habits of the Long-Eared Owl in Michigan
Michigan State University 1958 Original Wraps, Softbound Very Good 
Photos, pages 61 - 96. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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24 Audubon, J.J.; Audubon, Maria (ed.) Audubon and His Journals (in 2 Vols.)
New York Dover Publications 1960 No Trade Paperback Very Good 8vo. 
With Zoological and Other Notes by Elliott Coues. In 2 volumes, 574pp and 566pp; ills., photos. Reproduces the Scribner's 1897 edition. Includes Audubon's Missouri River journals, Labrador and European journals, and "Episodes" of American frontier life from Birds of America. Index. Light edgewear along sides of spine, light scuffing, inside clean and tight. Spine has some browning. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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25 Audubon, John James Complete Audubon. A Precise Replica of the Complete Works of John James Audubon Comprising the Birds of America and the Quadrupeds of North America in Their Entirety.
Kent Volair Books 1979 093148037X / 9780931480379 Hard Cover Very Good 
5 Volume Set. 655 color plates, 4664pp. Published for the National Audubon Society as 75th Anniversary Edition. Two spines have vertical creases due to the thickness of the books and binding method, otherwise in fine condition. Very heavy. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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26 Audubon, John James Delineations of American Scenery and Character
New York G.A. Baker & Co. 1926 No Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
400pp. Map ends. Introduction by Dr. Francis Hobart Herrick. Audubon's essays on his travels and observations, originally included with the "Ornithological Biography" text which accompanied the plates of "Birds of America". Bright spine. Slightly shaken. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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27 Austin, G.R. & Holt, J.B., Jr. World of the Great Horned Owl
Philadelphia, PA J. B. Lippincott Co. 1966 Cloth Good Fair 4to. 
160pp. photos. Living World Books, John K. Terres, ed. Readable, illustrated account of he biology of the Great Horned Owl, its activities through the year, and its interaction with humans. List of subspecies, bibliography, index. DJ chipped, price clipped, tears on bottom edge. Some foxing on front ends, tape mark on title page. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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28 Austin, O.L. Birds of Japan : Their Status And Distribution
Cambridge, MA Museum of Comparative Zoology 1953 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo. 
Bulletin Vol.109, No.4., pages 277-387, folding map. Cover has a chips, light foxing. Inside clean and tight. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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29 Austin, O.L. The Birds of Korea
Cambridge, MA Museum of Comparative Zoology 1972 No Cloth As New 8vo. 
Bulletin Vol.101 No.1. 306pp. map. Systematic list of species with Latin/English/Japanese names, notes, records. Brief history of ornithology in Korea. Bibliography. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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30 Austin, O.L. (editor) Antarctic Bird Studies
Washington, DC American Geophysical Union 1968 No Cloth Very Good No Jacket 4to. 
272pp. photos, ills. The Antarctic Research Series, Volume 12. Includes Biology of the Great Albatrosses, Avifauna of Haswell Island: Adelie Penguin: Territorial and Social Behavior, Circadian Rhythms of Activity, Biochemisty, Salt and Water Metabolism, Food Preferences; USARP Bird Banding Program 1958-65. Slightly musty. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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31 Austin, Oliver L., Jr. Birds of Newfoundland Labrador
Cambridge, MA Nuttall Ornithological Club 1932 No Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
234 pages. map tipped in. Introduction describes habitats and history of the study area; species accounts including scientific, local, Eskimo and Indian names; systematic status, distribution, origins, field notes. Bibliography, index. Some light spotting on spine, otherwise a very nice, tight copy. 
Price: 37.50 USD
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32 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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33 Bagg, Aaron Clark; Eliot, Jr., Samuel Atkins Birds of the Connecticut Valley in Massachusetts
Northampton The Hampshire Bookshop 1937 No First Edition Cloth Very Good 4to 
813pp, ills., photos, color frontis by Fuertes. Map ends. Climate, geography and habitats of the Connecticut River valley, seasonal lists, species accounts with identification, occurance, field notes. Historical summary of observations. Index. Frontis foxed affecting facing endsheet. The unbleached linen cloth cover is slightly browned in spots. Interior clean, binding tight. 
Price: 87.50 USD
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34 Baicich, Paul J.;Harrison, Colin J. O. Nests, Eggs, And Nestlings Of North American Birds
Princeton Princeton Univ Press 2005 0691122954 / 9780691122953 2nd Edition Paperback As New 
Color plates, b&w ills., index, 347pp. 
Price: 28.50 USD
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35 Bailey, A.M. & Niedrach, R.J. Birds of Colorado
Denver, CO Denver Museum of Natural History 1965 No Cloth Very Good No Jacket 4to. 
2 volumes. 896pp. photos, 124 color plates, map ends. Species accounts include description, range, state records, notes. Geographic distribution, migration, history of Colorado ornithology. Plants mentioned in text, spring/Christmas counts, checklist. Plates by 23 artists including Crosby, Eckelberry, Gromme, Peterson, Scott, etc. Bright, clean and tight copy with very light bumping on corners and ends of spine. 
Price: 99.00 USD
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36 Baird, Spencer F.; Cassin, John,; Lawrence, George The Birds of North America
Salem S. E. Cassino 1870 Three-Quarter Leather 4to 
2 volumes, bound in 3/4 green leather, marbled endpapers, TEG, raised bands, gilt lettering. 100 hand-colored plates with tissue guards, 1005pp. Small quarter-moon water stain on edge of preliminary pages in vol.1. Wear on the corners but not much on spine ends. No fraying. Evidence of sticker removal on spines, but no ex-lib markings inside. Scan available on request. 
Price: 2500.00 USD
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37 Baldwin, S. Prentiss; Kendeigh, S. Charles Physiology of the Temperature of Birds
Cleveland Museum of Natural History 1932 Original Wraps, Softbound Very Good 
196 pp. Small signature, otherwise appears never read. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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38 Banko, Winston E. The Trumpeter Swan : Its History, Habits, and Population in the United States
Lincoln University of Nebraska Press 1980 0-8032-6057-1 / 9780803260573 Soft Cover As New 
Reprint of the 1960 edition . 224pp. photos, ills., maps. Distribution and status, habitat, life cycle, polulation, management, bibliography. Appendixes on measurement of eggs, food analysis, excerpt from "Observations on the genera of the swans" by Alexander Wetmore. Index. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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39 Banks, R.C. Geographic Variation in the White-crowned Sparrow, Zonotrichia Leucophrys
Berkeley, CA University of California Press 1964 No Original Wraps Very Good 8vo. 
126pp. ills. Univ. of California Publications in Zoology, Vol. 70. Comparative physiology and morphological variation in local populations of the white-crowned sparrow, related to geographical distribution. Bibliography. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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40 Bannerman, David A. Birds of the British Isles (Vols. 1-12)
London Oliver & Boyd 1953 No First British Edition Cloth Fine Very Good 4to. Lodge, G.E. 
12 volume set published 1953-1963. 385 full-page color plates by Lodge. Species accounts include identification, distribution, migration, breeding behaviors. Appendices on rarities, additional records, Celtic bird names. Indexed. A bright, pristine set; some Djs price clipped, chipped or wrinkled, in Brodart covers. 
Price: 625.00 USD
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