Talbot Kelly, other text illustrations, folding plan. Dust wrapper slightly frayed. The Birds of the Balearics. London, Croom Helm, Illustrated by Donald Watson with12 colour plates and text drawings. Excellent copy in similar dust wrapper. Barton, F. Pheasants in Covert and Aviary. London, John Long, Original red cloth with black lettering and white pheasant design on upper board.
Extremities very slightly rubbed, sporadic foxing, owner's details on front end paper, some darkening of end papers. Baxter, E. Colour frontis to each vol by G. Lodge, 24 other plates, folding map. Dust wrappers slightly foxed and frayed, end papers slightly foxed, spine of vol 1 tending to distort, top fore corners of vol 1 bumped, faint crease marks at top fore corners of pages of vol 1.
Benson, S. Birds of Lebanon and the Jordan Area. Colour and other illustrations by the author, map. Bensusan, S. The Life story of the Partridge. London, Hutchinson, no date . Pictorial paper cover faded, paper rather browned, small fray to head of spine. No date but BL catalogue states Bergier, P. A Birdwatchers Guide to Morocco.
Cley, Prion, Illustrated and with maps.
Excellent copy. Bergmann, J. The Peafowl of the World. Hindhead, Saiga, Excellent copy in dust wrapper. Bermuda Book Stores publisher. Birds of the Bermudas. Bermuda, Bermuda Book Stores, no date c. Boards slightly bowed. Undated but Copac suggests Betts, M. Birds of Skokholm. Cardiff, Bioline, Text illustrations and charts.
Birkhead, T. Ex library with usual stamps but not much read and with dust wrapper although this is sellotaped to boards. Bloch D. Foroya Fuglar. Checklist of Faroese Birds. Torshavn, Foroya Skulabokagrunnur, A few illustrations, card covers. A few pencil annotations otherwise a clean copy.
Text in English and Danish. Bond, J. Birds of the West Indies. London, Collins, Colour and other illustrations, dust wrapper price-clipped and torn with some loss, spine a little skewed. Other editions available. Brooke, M. The Manx Shearwater. Ex library with usual marks, but little used copy with dust wrapper although this has been sellotaped to end paper. Many colour and other illustrations, diagrams. Brown, P.
Avocets in England. London, Royal Soc. Card covers slightly marked but a decent copy. Brown, R. Ferguson, J. Lawrence, M and Lees, D. London, Christopher Helm, Excellent copy in clean but price-clipped dust wrapper. Bunn, D. The Barn Owl. Calton, Poyser, Colour frontis, other illustrations. Excellent copy in price-clipped dust wrapper.
Burton, P. Feeding and Feeding Apparatus in Waders. London, British Museum, Byers, C. Buntings and Sparrows. Pica Press, Colour illustrations, uncoloured text illustrations and maps. Cave, Col. Birds of the Sudan, Their Identification and Distribution. Reid Henry, other photographic illustrations, folding map. Original cloth a little soiled, extremities slightly rubbed, two small tears in centre of spine with slight loss of cloth. Owners gift details on front free end paper. Chalmers, P. Birds Ashore and A-Foreshore. Original cloth with gilt lettering.
Spine and part boards faded, spine ends slightly frayed, some foxing on end papers, text and illustrations clean. Chance, E. The Truth about the Cuckoo. London, Country Life, Owner's details and bookplate on front pastedown, one folding maps creased. With it signed letter from the author, a 12 page booklet "The Cuckoo" dated January and written by the author, and 3 other pieces of related printed ephemera. Chandler, R. London, Macmillan, Many colour and other illustrations.
Chaplin, C. Bird-Lovers' Book of Verse. Nelson, foreword by Arthur Waugh. Clarke, P. Published by the author, Paper covers showing slight signs of use. Inscribed by the author.
Clarke, W. Studies in Bird Migration. London, Gurney and Jackson, Corners bumped, end papers slightly foxed. A decent set in original condition. Clement, P. Harris, A. An Identification Guide. Coloured illustrations, maps and line drawings, dust wrapper. Owner's bookplate on pastedown.
Signed by Alan Harris. Cocker, M. Birds Britannica. Cole, A. In Search of the Cirl Bunting. Stroud, Alan Sutton, Colston, P. Original cloth covered with adhesive plastic.
Date handwritten on front free end paper. Comyns-Lewer, Mrs E. Poultry Keeping. London, Nelson, no date c. Original cloth. Spine faded, front inner hinge a little loose. No date but Copac suggests Coombs, F. The Crows. A Study of the Corvids of Europe. London, Batsford, Slight signs of wear to dust wrapper.
Cramp, S. Birds of the Western Palearctic. Volumes 1 to 9 complete. RSPB, to Coloured and other illustrations. An excellent set of the RSPB edition. Some of the dust wrappers are faded and all have been covered in adhesive protective sellophane. One dust wrapper slightly frayed, others creased at edges. Volume 1. Oxford University Press, Vol 1 only.
An excellent copy in slightly creased dust wrapper. Volume 2. Vol 2 only. An excellent copy in price-clipped dust wrapper. Volume 3. Vol 3 only. An excellent copy in dust wrapper which is covered with adhesive sellotape and which is slightly creased. Volume 4. Vol 4 only. An excellent copy in very slightly frayed dust wrapper. Volume 5. Vol 5 only. An excellent copy in slightly creased dust wrapper, owner's gift details on front pastedown. Curson, J. New World Warblers. Colour and other illustrations, dust wrapper. Owner's bookplate on front free end paper.
D'Urban, W. The Birds of Devon. London, R. Porter, Original pictorial blue cloth with gilt decoration and lettering. Spine ends repaired, extremities rubbed, lower outer hinge split, one map torn without loss, occasional annotations, some sporadic foxing and slight soiling.
Ex hailebury College Library with its label on front pastedown and shelf number on spine. Spine ends slightly frayed, extremities rubbed, lower outer hinge split, front inner hinge split, maps torn without loss and repaired, occasional annotations, some sporadic foxing and slight soiling. James Fisher's copy with his signature on front free end paper and some of the annotations are probably his.
Subsequently Tom Gladwin's copy with his bookplate on front pastedown. With it ms note by C. Douglas Pennant on an episode involving pigeon and peregrine at Oare in Devon.
Davison, G. London, New Holland Publishers, Card covers. Upper cover creased. Del Hoyo, J. Lynx Edicions, onwards Vols 1 to 5 only.
Many colour illustrations and maps. Fine set in similar dust wrappers. As new in original travelling boxes. Delacour, J. Avicultural Society, Rear inner hinge split, extremities slightly rubbed but generally a good copy. This is a revised version of the 1st edition which was published in Dixon, C. London, George Redway, Original gilt and black stamped cloth. Fore inch of both boards damp faded, owner's details on front free end paper, free end papers darkened, extremities very slightly rubbed.
Dorst, J. The Life of Birds. Vol 1, 10 , Plates and text illustrations and diagrams. Dust wrappers showing signs of use, owner's details on front free end papers. Dresser, H. A Manual of Birds of the Palaearctic. Part 1. London, Published by the author, Original paper covers bound into rather worn amateur's hardcover binding in printer's cloth. Owner's initials on front free end paper, 1 leaf with repaired marginal tears. Elkins, N. Weather and Bird Behaviour. Illustrated with plates, figures and tables. Spine of dust wrapper faded, bookplate of Tom Gladwin on front pastedown. Erritzoe, J.
Pittas of the World. A Monograph of the Pitta Family. Cambridge, Lutterworth Press, Dust wrapper torn without loss and with its spine faded. Evans, L. Finding Birds in Britain. Sheffield, Birdguides, Many text drawings and plans, card covers. An excellent copy. Bookplate of Tom Gladwin on front end paper. Fairley, R. The Paintings and Memoirs of a Victorian Lady.
Many colour illustrations. Feare, C. Starlings and Mynas. Book plate of Tom Gladwin on front pastedown. A Guide to the Birds of Trinidad and Tobago. Wynnewood, Livingston Publishing, Dust wrapper slightly worn otherwise an excellent copy.
Fisher, J. London, Peerage Books, Dust wrapper very slightly creased. Dust wrapper very slightly creased and slightly discoloured. Forshaw, J. The Birds of Paradise and Bower Birds. Sydney, Collins, Numerous distribution maps, sketches and 60 full-page colour illustrations by Cooper. Quarter contrasting cloth; a near fine copy, similar dust wrapper and slipcase.
Freethy, R. An Ornithologist's Guide. New York, Facts on File, Coloured and other illustrations and maps. Excellent copy in slightly worn dust wrapper. Friedmann, H.
This is the first survey of the islands' natural history, complete in one volume. Because The Natural History of Orkney (Collins New Naturalist Library, Book 70). Editorial Reviews. Review. "This book is a must for all lovers of the islands, and if you haven't The Natural History of Orkney (Collins New Naturalist Library, Book 70) - Kindle edition by R. J. Berry. Download it once and read This is the first survey of the islands' natural history, complete in one volume. Because Orkney is .
Distributional Check-List of the Birds of Mexico. Berkeley, Cooper Ornithological Society, A fine set. Fry, C. Excellent copy in similar wrapper. Fry, F. Colour Guide to British Birds and their Eggs. Alton, Nimrod Press, Many colour illustrations by the author of both birds and eggs. Fuller, E. Extinct Birds. A more extensive and up to date edition of the book originally published under this title in Gallagher, M. The Birds of Oman. London, Quartet Books, Owner's details on front free end paper, original card covers cased in adhesive transparent plastic.
Gibbons, D. London, T. Poyser, Profusely illustrated with text drawings and maps. Excellent copy in slightly frayed dust wrapper. Gibson-Hill, C. An Annotated Checklist of the Birds of Malaya. Singapore, Bulletin of the Raffles Museum, Bulletin No. In original paper covers. Contents clean but paper covers slightly rubbed and creased. Inscribed by the author to Margaret and Bruce Campbell, bookplate of Tom Gladwin on inside front cover.
Gillespie, T. A Book of King Penguins. London, Herbert Jenkins, Many photographic illustrations. Spine slightly distorted, dust wrapper faded and torn with some loss. Gladwin, Rev. The Birds of Hertfordshire. Ware, Castlemeade Publications, Glenn, N. Best Birdwatching Sites in Norfolk. Peterborough, Buckingham Press, Many text illustrations and plans. Pencil notes on inside front cover. Goodwin, D. Crows of the World. Excellent copy in slightly creased dust wrapper.
Revised and up-dated version of the edition and with more colour plates. Gordon, S. Edward Grey of Fallodon and His Birds. Dust wrapper frayed and grubby, but mostly present. Grant, P.
I saw a few folios in the shop, but those which were within my price range were not quite in the condition I would expect, and covered with dirt and spider webs. More information about this seller Contact this seller 9. Davis , N. His studies of the insular races of small mammals in the Hebrides and Orcades stimulated his interest in these islands, which are rich in wildlife. Image: Sir Alister Clavering Hardy
A Guide to Identification. London, Poyser, 2nd ed. Many illustrations and line drawings, dust wrapper. Near fine copy. The 1st edition of has been extensively revised and enlarged in this edition. Handrinos, G. Birds of Greece. Photographic illustrations, text drawings and plans. Fine copy in similar dust wrapper. Harrap, S. Coloured and other illustrations by David Quinn, dust wrapper. Harris, G. Princeton University Press, Colour and other illustrations, maps. Harrison, C. Many colour and a few other illustrations. Dust wrapper showing slight signs of wear and with a tear repaired with sellotape.
Harrison, P. London, Chistopher Helm, Many coloured and other illustrations by the author, maps. Price-clipped dust wrapper. Hartert, E. Jourdain, F. A Hand-List of British Birds. Original cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Extremities slightly rubbed, some darkening of paper. Hayman, P. An Identification Guide to the Waders of the World. Many coloured and other illustrations by Peter Hayman, dust wrapper.
Owner's details on front free end paper. Coloured and other illustrations by Peter Hayman, price-clipped dust wrapper. Hayward, J. Bird Notes. London, Longmans, Frontis and 15 illustrations. Bound in full marbled calf with gilt decoration and lettering. Extremities slightly rubbed, prize label on pastedown, sporadic foxing, damp has affected the text resulting in light marking and bubbling of pages.
But a pleasing copy of a quite scarce book.
Henderson, K. Palm Groves and Humming Birds. An Artist's Fortnight in Brazi l. Illustrated by the author, map end papers. Binding a little dull, lettering faded. Written by two widely respected river ecologists, the book looks not only at rivers as they were and are but also at how they can be managed and cared for. Full of interesting facts and stunning images, Rivers is essential reading for anyone professionally involved in rivers and for the naturalist, conservationist and layman alike.
It is the one book you need to understand this singularly important and often contentious feature of the British landscape. Toon meer Toon minder. Recensie s The prose flows easily, poetically in places, with clarity in the technical passages, and all punctuated by copious beautiful colour photos The style is light and accessible but the coverage is wide The description of the plants and animals associated with rivers is readable, comprehensive and excellent. Reviews Schrijf een review. Kies je bindwijze.
Direct beschikbaar. Foxing to text block especially top edge. Otherwise contents clean. Packaged with care and promptly dispatched!. Book Description Collins, London, An exceptionally nice copy - as new. Used - Like New. Fine hardback in Fine dust jacket. Pages clean; binding tight; dust jacket protected in removable clear film. An exceptionally nice copy. Book Description London Collins, Hardcover with dustjacket,First Edition second state, pages. A complete natural history of the island and one of the two scarcest books in the New Naturalist series The last in the series with an Elllis dustjacket.
Fine in a Fine dustjacket a lovely copy. No inscriptions and not price clipped. Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First edition, hardcover issue. A clean unmarked copy in dust wrapper, not price clipped, the first issue. The plastic protector of the wrapper has a hint of rubbing, and the spine is a shade off, near fine overall.
Condition: Good. Ships with Tracking Number! May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Included.