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The Backyard Bird Watcher
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The Backyard Bird Watcher

By Harrison, George H.

A Fireside Book, 1988. Very large, heavy sturdy softcover, glossyw rappers with colorful bird and blue sky on front, black borders to front, spine and back wrapper, a small color photo of author at top back 284 pages. Many illustrations and color photo on back wraper. Light creases to front tips. Very Good.. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$3.00

At Water's Edge: The Birds of Florida
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At Water's Edge: The Birds of Florida

By Bansemer, Roger

Dallas: Taylor Publishing Co., 1993. (Additional Postage will be needed.) Very large, heavy book, pale rose cloth, embossed blue lettering at top front and spine very fine, blue color inside covers and adjacent end papers with many drawings of birds, 128 heavy glossy pages, stunning illustrations throughout, most in color. Signed by both artists on half-title page. DJ glossy with background in yellow and orange, a color-illustration on front and back. DJ has a microtear at top front edge nearer spine. DJ inside has foxing, also on half-title page. Near Very Fine DJ/Very Good book.. Signed by Artists. 5th. Cloth. Very Good/Near Very Fine. Illus. by Bansemer, Roger; Rene, Bill. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$45.00

How Birds Migrate
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How Birds Migrate

By Kerlinger, Paul

Stackpole Books, 1995. (1st edition, 4th printing) Very large, sturdy softcover, glossy cream wrappers illustrated with pattern of vultures on front, spine and back wrapper, 228 pages, profusely illustrated. Mint.. Soft Cover. As New. Illus. by Archer, Pat.

$10.00

Florida's Birds: A Handbook and Reference
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Florida's Birds: A Handbook and Reference

By Kale, Herbert W. II; David S Maehr

Pineapple Press, 1990. (1st edition, 6th printing) Large, very heavy sturdy book, dark green cloth spine, cream boards, very bright gilt illustration of spoonbill roseate at bottom front right, 288 heavy glossy pages, color plates throughout plus other illustrations. DJ glossy with light yellow background, a color-illustration of spoonbill roseate on front, white spine and back, small photos and logo too. DJ has creases at top front right. Near Very Good DJ/Very Fine book.. Hard Cover. Fine/Good. Illus. by Karalus, Karl E..

$22.00

The Duck Hunter's Handbook

By Hinman, Bob

Winchester Press, 1976. Large, sturdy book, dark green covers, 252 stiff heavy pages, photos throughout, illustration of ducks and geese with relative sizes. DJ glossy cream background, a color-illustration of hunter with brace of ducks, a blind and a decoy on front, spine and back. DJ has tiny tear at top front and top back edge, light creases at bottom front, tiny crease at bottom back edge. Near Very Good DJ/Very Fine book.. 2d Ptg.. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Very Good.

$8.00

Florida's Birds: A Handbook and Reference
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Florida's Birds: A Handbook and Reference

By Kale, Herbert W. II; Machu, David S.

Pineapple Press, 1990. (1st edition, 10th printing) Very large, sturdy, heavy softcover, glossy yellow wrappers with color-illustration of roseate spoonbill on front wrapper, white back wrapper with three small photos, 288 glossy pages, stunning color plates throughout. Light crease at bottom front tip. Near Very Fine.. Soft Cover. Fine. Illus. by Karalus, Karl E.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$37.00

A Natural History of the Ducks, (Volumes I-IV in two volumes)
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A Natural History of the Ducks, (Volumes I-IV in two volumes)

By Phillips, John C.

Dover Publications, 1986. Unabridged set of four volumes bound in two, originally published 1922 through 1926. Very large, very thick, very heavy books (Additional Postage will be Needed), quality lavender cloths, gilt lettering bright with black background at spine tops, 176 plates, 28 in black and white, 74 in both color and black and white, 117 maps. Volume I: 409 pages, DJ glossy gray background with color-illustration of ducks at center front, list of Dover Books on Birds on back. DJ has light surface wear to tips, 2.5" tear at spine bottom right corner onto front, microtear and light wear at spine bottom edge. DJ has tiny brown spots at top back right and a few on spine top. Volume II 489 pages. DJ has light creases at spine top edge, gray background with color-illustration of ducks at center front. Very Good to Near Fine DJs/Near Very Fine books.. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Set.

$155.00

Fastest Things on Wings: Rescuing Hummingbirds in Hollywood

By Masear, Terry

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015. Sturdy book, purple spine, light green boards, 306 pages including a glossy photo section. DJ glossy with close-up color photo of hummingbird on front, praise from Stacey O'Brien, dark pink spine and back, praise from bird writers. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

$20.00

Feeding the Birds
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Feeding the Birds

By Mahnken, Jan

Pownel VT: Story Communications, 1986. Very large softcover, glossy wrappers with shades of blue in background, a color-illustration of birds at feeder on front, two chicadees on back wrapper, 186 lightly browned pages. Light crease at bottom front tip, very slight surface wear to spine bottom edge. Very Good.. 5th Ptg.. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$5.00

The Great Penguin Rescue

By De Napoli, Dyan

Free Press, 2010. (1st edition, 1st printing) Larger book, blue covers, bright gilt lettering on spine, remainder mark at pages' bottom exterior edge, 307 pages plus brief biographical notes and including a glossy photo section. Very Fine DJ/Near Very Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Fine.

$14.00

Ducks

By Audubon, John James; Gould, John; Wilson, Alexander

Mallard Press, 1992. (1st U.S. edition) Very large, thinner, heavy book, shiny blue cloth, tiny dent with light wear at top front right, gilt lettering very bright ons pine, dark blue color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 93 heavy glossy pages with stunning color-illustrations ducks suitable for framing by J.J. Audubon, John Gould and Alexander Wilson. Slight wear along top and bottom edges. DJ glossy dark blue borders to front with color-illustration of duck family on front, white spine, dark blue back. DJ has small surface wear spot with tiny tear at top front right, micronick at spine top edge, nick at spine bottom right edge, very slight crease at top back edge, light crease at bottom back, tiny scratches on back. Very Good DJ/Good book--contents perfect. . 1st US. Cloth. Good/Very Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$24.00

Goose Hunting

By Cadieux, Charles L.

Stackpole Books, 1984. Very large, sturdy softcover, beautiful illustration of geese flying over man and dog in canoe on front wrapper, photo of author holding goose in corn field on back wrapper, 197 pages, photos throughout, white portions lightly browned overall. Fine.. Soft Cover. Fine.

$29.00

A Field Guide to the Birds: Commemorative Edition
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A Field Guide to the Birds: Commemorative Edition

By Peterson, Roger Tory

Houghton Mifflin, 1996. (Including All Species Found in Eastern North America) Smaller, narrow sturdy book, quality blue cloth, gilt illustration of flying duck and title at top front and spine top, 167 glossy pages, illustrations throughout. DJ glossy, illustrations including some in color on front, author in field doing drawing on back. DJ and book, both As New.. Cloth. As New/As New.

$19.00

Bird Ambulance

By Thomas, Arline

Charles Scribner's Sons, 1971. Larger, thinner book, shiny black textured covers, very bright gilt lettering and wavy design on spine, 131 heavy pages, full-page illustrations throughout. DJ glossy yellow background, image of babies being hand-fed on front, black spine, tiny own perched on row of books on back. DJ has very tiny creases at bottom front edge, light wear to spine bottom edge. Near Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.

$14.00

American Bird Decoys

By Mackey, William F. Jr.

Bonanza Books, 1988. (With Chapter on American Decoys as Folk Art by Quintina Colio) Large, heavy book, blue cloth spine, shiny black cloth boards, dark blue lettering very fine on spine, lightly browned end papers, 256 pages, profusely illustrated, some glossy color. DJ glossy black background, color photo of three shorebirds on front in water, three photos on back. DJ has tiny light wear spot at top back spine indentation. Near Very Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. 2d Ptg.. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Very Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$27.00

Bird, Egg, Feather, Nest
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Bird, Egg, Feather, Nest

By Koch, Maryjo

Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1992. (Printed in Taiwan) Very large, very heavy squarish book, glossy color-illustrated boards with dozens of feathers illustrated on front and back, light green color inside covers and adjacent end papers, unpaginated very heavy glossy pages with color-illustrations of birds, eggs, feathers and nests throughout. DJ glossy with same color illustrations as book covers. DJ has 3/8" jagged tear at spine top right edge, piece of clear tape at top back edge nearer tip. Good DJ/Very Fine book.. First Edition. Color-Illustrated Boards. Fine/Good.

$21.00

Baker's Hawk: The Story of a Boy, A Wild Bird, and a Coming of Age
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Baker's Hawk: The Story of a Boy, A Wild Bird, and a Coming of Age

By Bickham, Jack

Doubleday, 1974. Sturdy book, shiny green covers, spine lightly slanted, gilt lettering bright on spine, 233 pages. DJ glossy with color-illustration of flying hawk tethered to boy and man on front, white back very slightly browned, top front too. DJ has very tiny tears at top tips, very tiny but wider tear at spine top left edge, tiny nick and slight surface wear at spine bottom edge. Fair DJ/Good book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Fair.

$4.00

Birds of Pennsylvania: Natural History and Conservation

By Wakeley, James S. And Lillian

Pennsylvania Game Commission, 1994. Shiny, sturdy blue cloth, very bright gilt lettering on front and spine, 214 pages, double-column format, many illustrations including full-page color. A recipe for bluebird meals is written in ink inside front cover. DJ glossy beneath mylar, a beautiful color-illustration of kestrel on fencepost on front, a color photo of eggs on back. DJ and book, both Very Fine.. 3d Ptg.. Cloth. Fine/Very Fine. Illus. by Lavanish, George.

$27.00

The Avian Ark : Tales from a Wild-Bird Hospital

By Chubb, Kit

Saskatoon Saskatchawn: Western Producer Prairie Books, 1991. (1st) Larger book, blue covers, light blue lettering very fine on spine, 157 pages, beautiful drawings of birds throughout. Two very tiny brown spots at bottom reverse of final end paper. DJ glossy blue with color-illustration of bird in pale yellow oval on front, light blue birds in flight in background, praise at top back from Farley Mowat. Very Fine DJ/Near Very Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Fine.

$24.00

Birds of the Carolinas
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Birds of the Carolinas

By Potter, Eloise F.;Parnell, James F.;Teulings, Robert P.

Chapel Hill, North Carolina, U.S.A.: University of North Carolina Press, 1986. Large, sturdy book, color-photo-illustrated heavy wrappers with cardinal on front, white back wrapper lightly browned along left edge with praise, a detailed map with light brown background of Carolinas inside covers and adjacent end papers, 408 glossy pages, two column format, profusely illustrated in color. Very Good.. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$19.00

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