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1 Skutch, Alexander F. A Naturalist Amid Tropical Splendor
Iowa City University of Iowa Press 1987 0-87745-163-X / 9780877451631 Cloth New New Gardner, Dana (illustrator) 
240pp. ills. Skutch reflects on his life in the tropics, observations on the bird and plant life, evolutionary advancement, and man's relationship to the natural world in Central and South America and elsewhere. Bibliography, index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Skutch, Alexander F. A Naturalist in Costa Rica
Gainesville University of Florida Press 1971 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good+ 
Photos, ills., 378pp. Dust jacket chipped, soiled, small hole but basically all present. Book clean, crisp, appears unread. The scarce hardcover edition. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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3 Skutch, Alexander F. A Naturalist on a Tropical Farm
Berkeley, CA University of California Press 1980 0-520-03802-9 / 9780520038028 Cloth Fine Very Good Gardner, Dana (illustrator) 
408pp. ills. The well-known ornithologist describes how he came to live on his farm in southern Costa Rica and his life and research there through the seasons. Index. Dust jacket has light wear, a small rip and a clean razor cut about 3" long that does not affect the cover. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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4 Skutch, Alexander F. A Naturalist on a Tropical Farm
Berkeley, CA University of California Press 1980 0-520-04149-6 / 9780520041493 Trade Paperback Very Good Gardner, Dana 
408pp. ills. The well-known ornithologist describes how he came to live on his farm in southern Costa Rica and his life and research there through the seasons. Index. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5 Skutch, Alexander F. A Naturalist on a Tropical Farm
Berkeley, CA University of California Press 1980 0-520-03802-9 / 9780520038028 Hard Cover As New As New Gardner, Dana (illustrator) 
408pp. ills. The well-known ornithologist describes how he came to live on his farm in southern Costa Rica and his life and research there through the seasons. Index. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 Skutch, Alexander F. Birds of Tropical America
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 1983 0-292-74634-2 / 9780292746343 First Edition Cloth As New As New Gardner, Dana (illustrator) 
318pp. Photos, ills. 34 species of birds, mostly from Central America, are described by Skutch with details of appearance, behavior, nest, eggs, incubation, and nestlings, supplemented by Skutch's stories of his experience with the species. Each species decription is accompanied by a full-page black-and-white drawing by Gardner. Bibliography, index. Still in original shrink-wrap. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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7 Skutch, Alexander F. Harmony and Conflict in the World
Norman Univ of Oklahoma Press 2000 0806132310 / 9780806132310 Hard Cover As New As New Gardner, Dana 
216 pp. Published at $24.95 
Price: 7.00 USD
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8 Skutch, Alexander F. Helpers at Birds' Nests : A Worldwide Survey of Cooperative Breeding & Related Behavior
Iowa City, IA, U.S.A. University of Iowa Press 1986 0-87745-150-8 / 9780877451501 Cloth As New As New Gardner, Dana (illustrator) 
310pp. ills. 50 families of birds are covered, each introduced by brief descriptions of distribution and significant features, followed by nontechnical accounts of "helping behavior" observed. Chapters on the significance of interspecific helping, characteristics of cooperative breeders, benefits and evolution of cooperative breeding. Bibiography, index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 Skutch, Alexander F. Life Histories of Central American Highland Birds
Cambridge Nuttall Ornithological Club 1967 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Publications of the Nuttall Ornithological Club No. 7. Index, 213 pages..As new but for slight cover spotting. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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10 Skutch, Alexander F. Life Histories of Central American Highland Birds
Cambridge Nuttall Ornithological Club 1967 First Edition Hard Cover New 
Publications of the Nuttall Ornithological Club No. 7. Index, 213 pages.. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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11 Skutch, Alexander F. Life of the Flycatcher
Norman Univ of Oklahoma Press 1999 0806129492 / 9780806129495 Trade Paperback As New Gardner, Dana 
16 color plates, ills., 162 pp. Still in original publishers shrink-wrap. List price: $22.95. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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12 Skutch, Alexander F. Parent Birds and Their Young
Austin University of Texas Press 1976 0-292-76424-3 / 9780292764248 Cloth New New 
520pp. ills., photos. Connie Herring Hooks Series No.2. A detailed survey of the family life and reproductive behavior of birds. Pair formation; nest building, materials, forms and sites; eggs and incubation; nestling interrelation; and parental defense, education and care of nestlings. Bibliography, index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 Skutch, Alexander F. The Imperative Call: A Naturalist's Quest in Temperate and Tropical America
Gainesville Univ Pr of Florida 1992 0813011493 / 9780813011493 Large Paperback As New 
Photos, 331pp. Still in publisher's shrinkwrap. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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